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Blogger Ratu Naga questioned over viral video of foreigners allegedly being given ICs

MO,2/2/2018, PETALING JAYA: Controversial blogger Ratu Naga is being investigated by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and the police over a viral video of foreigners allegedly being given identity cards. MCMC said...
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Cops: Drugs found in sachets of ‘durian white coffee’

MO,2/2/3018, GEORGE TOWN: A substance believed to be drugs has been found in the sachets of “durian white coffee” which were consumed by two Nepalese security guards. George Town OCPD Asst Comm Anuar Omar said samples of the instant...
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MASwings offering discounted flights within Sabah and Sarawak for CNY

MO,2/2/2018, KOTA KINABALU: MASwings is adding to the Chinese New Year cheer by offering promotions from as low as RM158 for one-way tickets on all its regional flights within Sabah and Sarawak. Bookings for MASwings’ Chinese New Year...
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Internet users in Malaysia up from 2.5mil in 2006 to 24.5mil in 2017

MO,2/2/2018, PETRA JAYA: Internet user population in Malaysia recorded a staggering growth by a whopping 880 per cent since 2006 until last year. Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri said internet users in the...
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China will import more palm oil and palm-based products from Malaysia: Chinese Ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian.

MO,2/2/2018, PUTRAJAYA: China will be importing more palm oil and palm-based products from Malaysia and will not set limits on imports, says Chinese Ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian. He said there is good prospects for China in purchasing more...
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Geely Boyue to be on display to public at dealer

MO,2/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: The Geely Boyue sports utility vehicle, the car that will form the basis of Proton’s first SUV, will be on display to the public this Sunday. The car that will be displayed will be a left hand drive Boyue 1.8...
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Cautious view on the banking’s growth this year, says analyst

MO,2/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: Analysts are cautious on the banking sector with a slight loan growth due to tight loan approval, in line with the Bank Negara’s ruling to rein in inflationary pressure. Kenanga Research estimated the system loan...
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DPM to launch KKP seminar, safety handbook for tahfiz schools

MO,2/2/2018, BAGAN DATUK: Some 1,000 representatives from various government agencies and religious institutions nationwide are expected to participate in the Occupational Safety and Health Management (KKP) seminar for tahfiz schools here,...

Malaysia is vibrant and stable, says China’s envoy

MO,2/2/2018, PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s economy is vibrant and stable, with a sufficient foreign currency reserve, said Chinese Ambassador Bai Tian. The increasingly stronger Ringgit and a 14.8% growth of foreign trade in 2017, he said, resulted...
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Hisham confident army veterans’ haj quota will be increased

MO,2/2/2018, IPOH: The Government is confident that its request to the Saudi Arabia Government for an increased quota for army veterans to perform the haj in Mecca will be approved. Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said that...
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Zahid: 2,000-strong security force to ensure safety at Ninth World Urban Forum

MO,2/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: Authorities have taken measures to ensure that the Ninth World Urban Forum taking place here next week remains incident free. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi  said Malaysia safety issues are...
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High Court to decide next month whether defamation suit against local newspaper can be heard in Sabah

MO,2/2/2018, KOTA KINABALU: The High Court will decide next month whether the defamation suit by Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri against local newspaper Daily Express can be heard in Sabah. Judge Ravinthran...
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Nancy expresses strong support for PM’s proposal on fake news law

MO,2/2/2018, PETRA JAYA: Support for Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s proposal for a new law to stop the spread of fake news is gaining momentum among many quarters, since it was announced on Sunday. Joining the chorus of individuals...
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Cops cripple money game syndicate which scammed RM27.5mil from victims

MO,2/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: The police, in a series of coordinated raids in the Klang Valley, have crippled a money game scam operation which allegedly cheated its victims out of RM27.5mil. The raids, conducted on Jan 26, led to the arrest...
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Najib hints GE14 will be held before July

MO,2/2/2018, PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has given the strongest hint yet that the upcoming 14th General Election will be held before July 14. Speaking to 1,200 recipients of the 2018 (PM-1MDB) Foundation Special Haj...
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Thanabalan’s Proton Iswara found safe and sound

MO,2/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: Police said they have recovered Negri Sembilan football striker N. Thanabalan’s Proton Iswara at a gas station in Ampang early this morning. Selangor Criminal Investigation Department chief Senior Assistant Commissioner...
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Fake news more dangerous than sword: Terengganu MB

MO,2/2/2018, KUALA TERENGGANU: Fake news can be more potent than a gilt-edged sword, Datuk Seri Ahmad Razif Abdul Rahman warned today. The Terengganu menteri besar said that the negative impact of fake news can have far-reaching effects,...
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Feb 2: Ringgit resumes rise against US dollar

MO,2/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar today, on the back of firmer global crude oil prices. At 9am, the ringgit stood at 3.8830/8870 against the greenback, from Tuesday’s close of 3.8975/8995. Meanwhile,...
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UNDI ROSAK: PILIHLAH YANG SEDIKIT MUDARATNYA

APABILA Tun Dr Mahathir dipilih sebagai Perdana Menteri sementara Pakatan harapan, wujud satu kempen boikot, iaitu undi rosak. Ia seperti tidak dirancang, tetapi lahir dari kesedaran ramai orang muda apabila melihat betapa jijiknya percaturan...
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Esszone curfew in Sabah extended for another 2 weeks

MO,2/2/2018, KOTA KINABALU: The 81st phase of the curfew at the Eastern Sabah Safety Zone (Esszone), which ends today, will be extended for another two weeks for phase 82. The new curfew has been enforced from 6pm to 6am until Feb 18. Sabah...