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Former TNB CEO passes away

Saturday, 20 December 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) chief executive officer Tan Sri Ani Arope has passed away at 5.26am today.

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Terengganu flood situation improving, more victims return home

By Zarina Abdullah - Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 09:29

KUALA TERENGGANU: Flood situation throughout the state has improved with only 123 relief centres operated in seven districts as of 8am this morning.

PM denounces Pakistan attack

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:15

KUALA LUMPUR: PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has offered his condolences to the government of Pakistan and families of the victims of the attack on an army school in Peshawar.

‘Our strong fundamentals will help us recover faster’

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:15

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Malaysia’s economic fundamentals remained strong and the country can chart a fast recovery in the wake of the sluggish global economy and depreciation of the ringgit.

‘Only one officer for every 1,250 illegals’

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM - Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:14

KUALA LUMPUR: AS the country grapples to manage the estimated five million illegal immigrants scattered all over the country, it has emerged this year that enforcement officers have nabbed less than one per cent of them.

‘RON95 below RM2 per litre possible’

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:14

REMBAU: The retail prices of RON95 petrol and diesel may go below RM2 per litre from Jan 1 if global oil prices continued its downtrend.

RM72m to develop 5,000 Bumiputeras, says PM

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:14

PUTRAJAYA: PRIME Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday said Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera will allocate RM72 million for the development of about 5,000 Bumiputeras next year.

‘Subsidy savings a boon for people’

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:13

KUALA LUMPUR: Savings from the removal of fuel subsidies will benefit the people, as the money saved from the managed float pricing system will be used for socio-economic development. 

Jet-fighters to patrol Sabah skies

By Kristy Inus - Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:13

TAWAU: JET-FIGHTERS, such as the Sukhoi SU-30MKM and Boeing F/A-18, will be patrolling Sabah’s skies in the near future as part of plans to expand Labuan’s airforce base.

By-election poser in Inanam

By ROY GOH AND EUNICE EU - Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:13

KOTA KINABALU: CONSTITUENTS in Inanam will have to wait until after Christmas to find out if a by-election will be held there soon.

Special panel can put a stop to MIC infighting, say pundits

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 08:12

KUALA LUMPUR: MIC’s decision to form a special committee to discuss the party’s re-election may re-establish unity and cooperation between its leaders, said political analysts yesterday.