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No Pas candidates for Selangor MB’s post

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, 28 August 2014.

SHAH ALAM: Pas will not nominate anyone from the party for the Menteri Besar post but will submit more than two names as decreed by the Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah on Tuesday.

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Executive chairman in airline’s restructuring plan?

By BILQIS BAHARI - Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines’ major restructuring could see the reintroduction of the executive chairman’s post, which was abolished after the era of its former boss, Tan Sri Tajudin Ramli, in the early 2000s.

Agrobazaar ‘a sign of fruitful ties’

By BEN TAN - Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:11

SINGAPORE: THE opening of the first overseas Malaysian agrobazaar here not only serves as a business platform but can enhance bilateral ties between the two countries.

PM: IS’ actions against Islamic teachings

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:11

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia strongly condemns the heinous actions of the so-called Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria and Iraq.

‘Pas snub may break up Pakatan’

By ADRIAN LAI and HANA NAZ HARUN - Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:11

KUALA LUMPUR: PAS continues to go at it alone and plod out of step with the rest of its Pakatan brethren by committing to nominate at least three names for the menteri besar’s post — and the Selangor leadership impasse shows no sign of easing.

Wednesday deadline to name candidates

By MAZLINDA MAHMOOD AND NURADILLA NOORAZAM - Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:11

SHAH ALAM: SULTAN Sharafuddin Idris Shah has given the loose coalition of PKR, DAP and Pas until Wednesday to provide the names of more than two candidates to be Selangor menteri besar.

Pas: We’ll heed sultan’s request

By NURADILLA NOORAZAM AND ROZANNA LATIFF - Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:10

SHAH ALAM: ONCE again breaking away from its Pakatan counterparts, Pas will obey the Selangor Sultan’s decree by submitting at least three names to be considered as candidates for the Selangor menteri besar post.

‘Leave Pas if you don’t agree’

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:10

SHAH ALAM: Pas members who do not support the idea of a consensus with the loose Pakatan coalition must leave the party, Shah Alam member of parliament Khalid Samad said, adding that the decision to have a consensus among the three parties was made at the 2009 muktamar.

‘Wan Azizah is our choice’

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:10

GEORGE TOWN: DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng has reiterated the party’s recommendation for PKR president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail to be the new Selangor menteri besar.

‘Pakatan risks losing Selangor’

By ADRIAN LAI and HANA NAZ HARUN - Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:10

KUALA LUMPUR: THE possibility of snap polls still looms large over Selangor as long as PKR and DAP continue to insist on submitting only one name to Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah as a candidate for the menteri besar’s post.

‘Multiple entry visas good for economy’

By FAZLEENA AZIZ AND FARAH FARHANAH HISHAMUDIN - Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 08:10

GEORGE TOWN: THE local business community has welcomed the new five-year multiple entry visa ruling which will be enforced from December for business visitors, foreign fund managers and investors.