16th Japanese Film Festival at GSC CityOne Oct 3-6
JFF 2019 poster.
KUCHING: After a successful run in Peninsular Malaysia, the 16th Japanese Film Festival (JFF) 2019 is coming to Kuching and Kota Kinabalu from Oct 3 to 6 at GSC CityONE Megamall and ...
Maid used as political pawn, court told
IPOH: The Indonesian maid who was alleged to have been raped by Perak executive council member Paul Yong may have been used as a “political pawn”, the Sessions Court...
Sepang Circuit ready to host EWC
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 19): Malaysian motorsports will add another feather to its cap by hosting another international motorsports event that marks another milestone for the country and the Sepang Interna...
Opportunities abound in digital world: MDEC VP
KUALA LUMPUR: Students and parents need to be informed about the wide range of jobs available in the digital world, said Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) talent development vice-president D...
BMW to host Premium Selection Fair
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Group Malaysia will play host to its largest pre-owned vehicle fair of the year and will be providing early interest sign-up benefits.
Hearing of Cradle Fund murder case postponed
SHAH ALAM: The High Court has postponed the hearing of a murder trial in which the wife of Cradle Fund chief executive Nazrin Hassan was accused of having killed him together with two teenage boys and...
Thailand approves US$682m aid for farmers
BANGKOK: Thailand’s National Rice Policy Committee, chaired by Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, has announced 21 billion baht (US$682mil) in subsidies to help stabilise prices for rice farmers hurt by drought and a strong baht.
IPCMC Bill final discussion in September
PETALING JAYA: A meeting will be held with stakeholders on the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) Bill before Parliament votes on it in October.Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong said the rights of individuals to voice their opinions would not be sidelined in the process of renewing the law.
Health DG delivers prestigious lecture in Poland
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia through Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah had the honour on Monday to deliver the Martin Allgower Lecture at the 48th World Congress of Surgery (WCS) 2019, i...
KK Fashion Week Sept 13-21
Juliana (seated, centre) with organising committee members and major sponsors of KK Fashion Week 2019 after a press conference, yesterday.
Celebrating the arrival of the all-new Costa Coffee Stores
The all-new Costa Coffee Stores have arrived, bringing the complete Costa Coffee experience and London’s favourite coffee to Malaysia. Featuring great coffees, handcrafted to perfection by master baristas, customers can look forward to enjoying favourites such as the Flat White!
Palm gains on stronger soyoil, weaker ringgit
KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): Malaysian palm oil futures rose in first-half trade on Monday, buoyed by gains in US soyoil on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) overnight and a softer ringgit.
Police nab 42 for drug-related offences
KOTA KINABALU: Police have detained 42 individuals for drug-related offences in several raids carried out around the city including in Manggatal, Sembulan and Likas, since May 4.
A price control headache
ELEEN Ooi, 38, could not believe her eyes when she got the bill for the removal of a peanut stuck in her four-year-old daughter’s nose.