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March 21, 2018 6:12 AM BNM: Retailers not permitted to impose surcharges for payments using debit, credit cards

BNM said one of the reasons retailers imposed a surcharge was to recover the cost incurred by them when accepting card payments whereby they were typically charged a transaction fee. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, March 21 — Retailers are not permitted to impose surcharges for payments using debit cards and a similar prohibition is applied for credit card payments 9

March 13, 2018 5:44 AM Visa predicts 35pc rise in contactless payments

Nadia Heng Min Dern shows a mobile app during the launch of the Pick-A-Trip app in Kuala Lumpur March 13, 2018,.― Picture by Razak GhazaliKUALA LUMPUR, March 13 — Paywave payments in the country will increase by up to 35 per cent, Visa Malaysia predicted. Visa Malaysia country manager Ng Kong Boon also said penetration will double from 25 per cent to 50 per cent. “We started 11

March 6, 2018 6:57 AM Immigration Dept cripples largest passport forgery syndicate

PUTRAJAYA: The Immigration Department has smashed what it believes to be one of the biggest passport forgery syndicates with the arrest of 26 people, including a 50-year-old Bangladesh national believed to be the mastermind behind the scheme. Immigration Department Director-General Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali said the raid by the department's enforcement 10

February 27, 2018 2:13 AM All-in-one wallet card to spell end of individual credit cards? (VIDEO)

BARCELONA, Feb 27 — Fed up with fishing around your overstuffed wallet? Dynamics says its Wallet Card, displayed at Mobile World Congress, could help....allowing shoppers to pay via multiple accounts. “The Wallet Card is the first connected payment card. There’s a number of really cool innovative technical features with this card. First of all there’s 24

February 23, 2018 1:00 PM Malaysian passport is sixth most powerful globally

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysian international passport is in the top six of most powerful passports in the world based on the 2018 Passport Index developed by global financial advisory firm, Arton Capital. The Passport Index is a reference point on all passports' rankings based on the number of countries that can be visited by people of a country without requiring 8

February 22, 2018 12:30 PM Canada rescinds invitation to militant to dine with Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses a gathering during ‘India-Canada Business Session’, in New Delhi February 22, 2018. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Feb 22 — Canadian officials today admitted a Sikh extremist convicted of attempting to murder an Indian minister had been invited to dinner with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in New Delhi, in the latest 13

February 14, 2018 1:26 AM US teacher's deportation postponed mid-flight

CHICAGO: The fate of a foreign-born teacher was in limbo Tuesday after his deportation from the United States was temporarily stopped while his flight was en route to his native Bangladesh. Syed Ahmed Jamal, a chemistry teacher based in Lawrence, Kansas, was taken off the flight during a layover in Hawaii — the result of a dizzying chain of events that culminated 13

February 13, 2018 11:08 AM Immigration busts syndicate fabricating forged documents

Mustafar said the raid in Ampang saw the seizure of passports from several foreign countries such as Indonesia, Pakistan and Bangladesh. ― Picture by Yusof Mat IsaIPOH, Feb 13 — The Immigration Department has busted a syndicate led by an Indonesian that produces falsified travelling documents including passports, it said today. Immigration Department 6

February 9, 2018 9:21 AM First batch of Cambodian workers to arrive on June 1, minister says

Riot said the batch of workers would meet the demands in six sectors, namely manufacturing, construction, plantation, services, agriculture and foreign maids. — AFP picPUTRAJAYA, Feb 9 — The first batch of foreign workers from Cambodia who have undergone pre-departure training is expected to arrive on June 1, said Human Resources Minister Datuk Seri Richard 6

January 21, 2018 11:19 PM Chinese, Russians shore up Middle East tourism

In Egypt, tourist numbers soared 55 per cent in 2017. — AFP picCAIRO, Jan 22 — Chinese and Russian visitors boosted Middle Eastern tourism last year following a 2016 slump as Europeans gave the area a wide berth on security fears, according to the World Tourism Organization (WTO). The Mideast region as a whole drew 58 million foreign tourists in 2017 — a 4.8 per cent rise on the previous 19