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Hishammuddin: Just one per cent of Armed Forces involved with IS

By Hariz Mohd - Monday, 26 September 2016.

KUALA LUMPUR: Armed Forces personnel suspected to be involved with Islamic State (IS) make up just one per cent of militants detected by authorities so far.

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'Malaysia showing impressive growth'

By A jalil hamid and Bilqis Bahari - Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:02

KUALA LUMPUR: American industrial giant General Electric Co (GE) is impressed with Malaysia growing its economy at four per cent despite the global economic turbulence.

Malaysia Fest 2016 at London's Trafalgar Square a great success

By ZAHARAH OTHMAN - Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:02

LONDON: The rebranding of Malaysia Night at Trafalgar Square here this year and its morphing into Malaysia Fest 2016, introducing more than just food and culture at London’s iconic square, was a great success aided by what must have been the last of the good weather this season.

GE targets to be among top 10 software firms

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:02

UNITED States multinational conglomerate General Electric Co (GE) aims to be among the top 10 software companies with some US$15 billion (RM62 billion) of revenue by 2020.

Stigma still hangs over mental illness in Msia

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:02

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians need to tackle mental health issues head on and overcome the stigma that is attached to the illness.

Transforming into digital industrial powerhouse [VIDEO]

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:01

EXCERPTS from an exclusive interview with General Electric Co (GE) chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) Jeffrey Immelt.

One in three Msian adults struggling with mental health issues

By THARANYA ARUMUGAM - Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: One in every three adults in the country is grappling with mental health issues, whether they realise it or not.

'TPP pact important for US'

By A jalil hamid and Bilqis Bahari - Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement is crucial to the United States to forge stronger economic ties with Southeast Asian countries such as Malaysia.

Golf great Arnold Palmer dead at 87

By Reuters - Monday, September 26, 2016 - 09:36

Arnold Palmer, one of golf’s greatest players whose immense popularity drew a legion of fans known as “Arnie’s Army” and helped propel the game just as television was coming of age, died on Sunday at the age of 87, the US Golf Association and golf media reported.

B40 group to be given emphasis in 2017 Budget

By MASRIWANIE MUHAMADING - Monday, September 26, 2016 - 00:54

ARAU: The government will continue to put emphasis on relieving the plight of the people, especially those of the Bottom 40 per cent (B40) income group in the 2017 Budget, said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Othman Aziz.

Kuantan buggy crash: Father and daughter laid to rest in Bukit Ubi

By T.N.Alagesh - Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 23:24

KUANTAN: Some 200 people gathered at the Bukit Ubi Muslim cemetery here today for the burial of a father and daughter, who were killed after a racing buggy ploughed into them.

Najib en route to Germany for bilateral meeting with Merkel

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 18:00

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak will be making an official visit to Germany from Sept 26 to 28.

Water supply in Selangor, Putrajaya slowly returning to normal

By HASHINI KAVISHTRI KANNAN - Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 14:56

PUTRAJAYA: Water supply in four major districts, which were disrupted affecting 337,000 consumers, is slowly returning to normal.

Mangrove clearing leads to floods

By Seri Nor Nadiah Koris - Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 11:00

PANTAI REMIS: THE destruction of mangrove forests along the coastal areas is to be blamed for the recent floods that occurred during the high tide phenomenon in several states.

Maintain country's good name, Zahid tells M'sians abroad

By Roy Goh - Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 09:41

NEW YORK: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has reminded Malaysians living abroad to maintain the good name and image of the country.

Kit Siang denies spat between Guan Eng and Ambiga

By PHUAH KEN LIN - Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 00:18

GEORGE TOWN: DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang today sought to play down an alleged spat between his son Lim Guan Eng and activist Datuk Ambiga Sreenevasan, saying the incident had been "misunderstood" by the media.

Msia declares commitment to achieving UN sustainable goals

By Roy Goh - Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 00:03

NEW YORK: Malaysia stands with the international community that favours the need for solidarity under the United Nations to deal with conflict, diseases and climate change through sustainable goals.

Water disruption in KL, PJ on Sept 27 and 28

By Bernama - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 21:10

KUALA LUMPUR: Several areas in the federal capital and the Petaling district will experience temporary water supply disruptions following upgrading work to boost the efficiency of the water distribution system from 3 am on Tuesday (Sept 27) to 8pm the next day (Sept 28).

Salleh hits out at western media for not reporting dismissal of U.S. 1MDB lawsuit

By Bernama - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 19:58

KUALA LUMPUR: Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak has hit out at the Wall Street Journal and other Western media for not reporting the dismissal of the lawsuit filed in the United States against 1Malaysia Development Berhad.

AirAsia & AirAsia X flights from KLIA2 rescheduled from Sept 26 - 29

By JUNE MOH - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 18:49

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia and AirAsia X will reschedule all flights departing from Kuala Lumpur from Sept 26 to 29 due to closure of airspace for aerial survey.

Chang, Husam's lawsuit against 'Wolf of Wall Street' producers dismissed

By NST ONLINE - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 18:26

KUALA LUMPUR: The class action lawsuit filed in the United States by ‎Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s former political secretary Matthias Chang, and former Pas vice-president Datuk Husam Musa was dismissed yesterday.

Azmin, Selangor govt, mulling legal action against the EC

By DAWN CHAN - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 15:06

SHAH ALAM: Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Azmin Ali and the state government will instruct their lawyers to act against the Election Commission (EC) for providing unsatisfactory answers to questions on their proposed redelineation.

(UPDATE) Malaysia amending 18 laws in preparation for TPPA ratification

By AMIR HISYAM RASID - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 14:56

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will be amending 18 laws in its efforts to implement its Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) commitment.

Najib lays out challenges for Puteri to galvanise young women

By Nuradzimmah Daim - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 13:58

KUALA LUMPUR: Umno president Datuk Seri Najib Razak has outlined two main tasks for its Puteri wing in empowering young women in Malaysia.

Police gain upper hand on traffic enforcement with new ANPR system

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 13:52

KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic law violators take note: the police have upgraded their traffic enforcement and crime prevention and detection abilities with the implementation of the new Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) system.

'Public, private partnerships with balanced regulation recipe for success'

By ZARINA ZAKARIAH - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 11:01

KUALA LUMPUR: Public and private partnerships with a rightly balanced regulation is the successful model in cultivating innovations in the financial industry, says World Bank Group finance and markets global practice director Sebastian Molineus.

Fear of Abu Sayyaf men sneaking in

By HARIZ MOHD AND AVILA GERALDINE - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 11:00

KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia is on high alert for an influx of Filipinos desperate to flee the Philippine military’s offensive in the country’s south.

Financial tech shaking up banking landscape

By ZARINA ZAKARIAH - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 11:00

KUALA LUMPUR: The banking landscape is set to undergo massive changes as disruptive technology, introduced by fintech companies, challenges the industry’s traditional practices.

Southeast Asia benefited much through Obama's presidency

By Roy Goh - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 09:31

NEW YORK: Southeast Asia has benefitted much through strategic partnerships formulated in efforts made by outgoing US President Barack Obama during his tenure in office.

Resolving the Rohingya issue

By Roy Goh - Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 09:18

NEW YORK: Helping Rohingya refugees is not just about providing them with a place to stay, says Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

Zahid grateful for trust given to him to shoulder deputy BN chairman post

By Roy Goh - Friday, September 23, 2016 - 23:59

NEW YORK: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi thanked all who gave their trust for him to shoulder the post of deputy Barisan Nasional chairman.