THE end of China's 14-month-long IPO freeze in January, following reforms initiated by the Chinese Securities Regulatory Commission, has been accompanied by a flurry of listings of Chinese companies in the United States, indicating renewed American investor interest in China plays after several years of distinct coolness in the aftermath of dozens of Chinese listed companies being accused of fraud in 2011.
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THE current water shortage situation and frequent cuts in supply must surely be getting on everybody's nerves by now.
MALAYSIA will roll out the red carpet for President Barack Obama on Saturday when he arrives for a three-day visit. Many are hopeful of catching a glimpse of the 44th president of the United States as he goes about his engagements here.
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IT has been 47 years since the last sitting president of the United States visited Malaysia. That was in 1966 and the American president then was Lyndon B. Johnson.
I REFER to your report on "8 men held for rioting at Perak football match" (NST, April 17).
IT was a Saturday, a day when shopping complexes impose the "no plastic bags" rule.
THE letter "What we say should help, not harm" (NST, Feb 17) was enlightening.
I REFER to Hassan Talib's letter "Stop belittling our national language" (NST, April 23) and beg to differ with his opinion on patriotism in relation to championing the cause of Bahasa Malaysia.
There is a silent campaign by a substantial number of PKR members against their state party chief Datuk Dr Mansor Othman for the coming party elections.
THE subject of Asean culture has been in greater focus for the last six years, but ever since the coming into force of the Asean Charter on Dec 15, 2008, the subject of culture and its affiliated subjects have become more prominent as achievement pointers.
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