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Dynamic Asean a rising tide for Asia and the world: PM

By YUSHAIMI YAHAYA - Thursday, 11 December 2014.

BUSAN: A new era of cooperation with deeper regional integration and connections between 600 million people.

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Ministry signs pledge to fight graft

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:20

PUTRAJAYA: The Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Ministry (MoA) has signed the Corporate Integrity Pledge (CIP) to seal its commitment to combating corruption in the public sector.

‘Pre-GST prices’ promotions illegal, says minister

By A. Azim Idris - Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:12

PUTRAJAYA: Retailers are prohibited from using the “pre-GST prices” tag line to promote the sale of goods.

A new era of Asean ties

By YUSHAIMI YAHAYA - Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:12

BUSAN: THE establishment of the Asean community under Malaysia’s chairmanship next year is a bold and challenging move that will usher in a new era of Asean cooperation.

‘Regional SMEs can learn from S. Korea’

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:11

BUSAN: Asean and its six partners in the proposed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) could contribute 50 per cent of world trade by the middle of the century.

‘Comments unwarranted’

By B. SURESH RAM - Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA has expressed regret over the comments by the United States ambassador, Joseph Y. Yun, relating to on to retain the Sedition Act 1948.

Report: 30,054 millionaires in country by 2018

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has more than 26,000 high net worth individuals (HNWIs) or millionaires, according to WealthInsight.

‘83pc of workers expect pay rise’

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:10

SINGAPORE: Eight out of 10 or 83 per cent employees in Malaysia expect a pay rise or bonus at year-end, and six out of 10 (62 per cent) believe that the Malaysian economy will improve next year.

‘Deposit system’ for deportation

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM AND AINA NASA - Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:10

PUTRAJAYA: THE government is set to introduce a deposit mechanism in embassies to repatriate immigrants who abused their visas or completed their employment contract.

Documentary prompts report on detention centres

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:10

PUTRAJAYA: The Home Ministry is giving departments until February to produce a thorough report concerning refugee detention centres.

UN peacekeeper buried in Kota Baru

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 08:10

SEPANG: The remains of peacekeeper Corporal Azman Che Soh arrived at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport at 3pm yesterday and was taken to the Subang airbase for solat jenazah before being flown to his hometown in Kelantan for burial.