MAS to cut 6,000 employees, new company to take over

Friday, 29 August 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: A new company will be set up to take over the business of existing Malaysia Airlines which will be delisted.


Factory worker gets death for murder

By Hariz Mohd - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 16:12

SEREMBAN: A factory worker was sent to the gallows by the High Court here for murdering his niece in January last year.

Nik Nazmi declines nomination for Selangor MB post

By EUNICE AU - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 15:50

SHAH ALAM: PKR Youth chief Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad today declined a call by a fellow counterpart to nominate him as Selangor Menteri Besar.

Two schoolgirls escaped from kidnappers in white van

By PREDEEP NAMBIAR - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 15:27

GEORGE TOWN: Two primary schoolgirls were almost kidnapped by three men at a school in Batu Lanchang here yesterday.

CEO and director jailed for cheating involving RM150k

By HIDIR REDUAN - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 15:12

KUALA LUMPUR: A retail network firm chief executive officer and its director were each jailed two years and 20 months for cheating a sales manager out of RM150,000.

Malaysian jihadists with IS identified

By Dennis Wong - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 14:54

KUCHING: The Home Ministry identified not more than 20 Malaysians fighting as jihadists with the Islamic State abroad.

Zahid: Malaysia working closely with Interpol

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 12:32

KUALA LUMPUR: The Home Ministry is working with intelligence agencies and Interpol to monitor the movements of Malaysians travelling via transit countries to Iraq and Syria.

MAS requests for trading suspension

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 12:08

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Airlines System Bhd has requested for a suspension in the trading of its shares on Bursa Malaysia’s Main Market from 9am to 5pm today, pending a material announcement.

Figuring out what Malaysians want

By John Teo - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 11:24

AS Malaysians commemorate Merdeka Day this weekend, it should be useful to mull over what Malaysians want.

Pengkalan Kubur polling day on Sept 25

By KOI KYE LEE - Friday, August 29, 2014 - 11:16

PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission (EC) has set Sept 25 as the polling date for the Pengkalan Kubur (N01) by-election.

Singapore PM pledges to strengthen ties with Malaysia

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 11:10

SINGAPORE: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong treated his Malaysian counterpart Datuk Seri Najib Razak with great hospitality in return for the latter’s treatment when they met in Putrajaya last April.