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PM: Structural reforms have put economy on right track

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

PUTRAJAYA: Strong political will has allowed for structural reforms to be made on the economy for it to remain resilient in facing challenges and uncertainties.Well done: Najib presenting the certificate of appreciation to former Inland Revenue Board chief Tan Sri Mohd Shukor Mahfar (left) as Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani and Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Lee Chee Leong look on during the function in Putrajaya. — Bernama


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Zahid: Media must play a stronger role in promoting world peace

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

BANDUNG: Media practitioners must play a stronger and more confident role in promoting world peace, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.


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Sidek to head task force on Bank Negara forex losses

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

PETALING JAYA: The Cabinet has appointed former chief secretary to the Government Tan Sri Mohd Sidek Hassan to head a special task force for an initial probe into foreign exchange (forex) losses suffered by Bank Negara in the 1990s.


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US paedophile taught in Malaysian varsities

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

PETALING JAYA: An American performing arts lecturer who had apparently taught at a few universities in Malaysia has been exposed as a sexual predator by a US school he worked at more than 30 years ago.



Things are getting ugly for MAHB official

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

PETALING JAYA: Seeking to battle his obesity, a senior official with Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) decided to do something about his appearance.


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Ministry aims to make all schools disabled-friendly

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

PUTRAJAYA: All schools will be disabled-friendly by 2020.Nice to meet you: Mahdzir talking to students with special needs after the signing ceremony between the ministry and RHB Foundation in Putrajaya on the sponsorship for the provision of disabled-friendly facilities in schools. Looking on is Khairussaleh (on Mahdzir’s right). — Bernama


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Protest outside embassy over statements

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

KUALA LUMPUR: A group of about 50 protested outside the North Korean Embassy on Jalan Batai, urging Malaysia to reconsider its diplomatic ties with the country.Seeking tough measures: Khairul Azwan showing the memorandum of protest before handing it over to a representative of the North Korean Embassy at Jalan Batai in Kuala Lumpur.


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Matrade: Bilateral trade with North Korea has grown over the years

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

PETALING JAYA: Bilateral trade between Malaysia and North Korea has grown over the years, involving mainly palm oil and chemical products.



IGP: We’ll follow protocol in seeking to question envoy

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman will abide by international protocol in seeking to question a North Korean diplomat over the murder of Kim Jong-nam.



Kim Jong Nam assassination: Family member or relative to arrive on Saturday to identify body

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +08:00

MUAR: A family member of Kim Jong-nam is expected to arrive in Malaysia by tomorrow to identify and claim his body, Deputy Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim said.


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