Topic: Chinese New Year
All set for Nine Emperor Gods’ fest
GEORGE TOWN: Like in the past 31 years, Taoist residents in Lip Sin Garden in Sungai Dua here began preparations to celebrate the Nine Emperor Gods...
Affin Hwang maintains Hold on Carlsberg, TP at RM24.60
KUALA LUMPUR: Affin Hwang Capital research maintained its hold call on Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Bhd with an unchanged target price of RM24.60 following the release of the latter's first-half results, which came broadly in line with expectations.
Assuring availability and affordability of rice
IT was near the Chinese New Year festivities when Siu Li went on her usual last-minute shopping for food and groceries at several hypermarkets, in order to celebrate with her small family and visitors for the week.
Please leave your wallet at home
We still play catch-up to the likes of China, but more Malaysians are starting to forgo cash for e-wallets.
IMAGINE going more than a year without carrying cash on your person.
DPM: Give flexibility to couples staying apart
BANGI: Employers should play their role by addressing issues on married couples having to stay apart due to work commitments, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.
Anwar: Government must care for people’s hardship
KOTA KINABALU, June 16 — The Member of Parliament for Port Dickson Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is confident that any government will not be jeopardised if it had a feeling of pity on the people regardl...
Celebrating Hari Raya, Sarawak style
Thousands of people from all walks of life thronged the Hari Raya open house of the Sarawak State government recently at the Borneo Convention Centre in Kuching.
Celebrating Hari Raya - Sarawak style
LETTER | Thousands of people from all walks of life thronged the open house of the Sarawak government during the recent Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration at the Borneo Convention Centre in Kuching wher...
2019 growth forecast for retail sales increased to 4.9%
PETALING JAYA: Retail Group Malaysia (RGM) is revising upwards its 2019 growth forecast for the country’s retail sales to 4.9% from 4.5% previously, following the better-than-expected growth rate in the first quarter and a pick-up in the second quarter.
Veterans’ roles recognised
PETALING JAYA: She was “dumbfounded” when a colonel at the Sungai Besi army camp “dropped a bombshell” on her, telling her that she would be sent on intelligence service in Somalia within a week.
JPJ to conduct random checks at R&Rs during Raya
The Road Transport Department (JPJ) will deploy enforcement teams at highway R&R areas over the Hari Raya travel period, and its personnel will conduct random checks on motorists in an effort to reduc...
You break the law, you pay
NILAI: There will be no discounts for compounds issued by the Road Transport Department (JPJ) during the Hari Raya season, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke.
Cycle & Carriage treats over 200 customers
PETALING JAYA: To mark the start of a series of cultural festivities, Cycle & Carriage Bintang Berhad (Cycle & Carriage), in partnership with Petronas Dagangan Berhad, engaged Mercedes-Benz customers ...
Ulek Mayang dancers perform for Wesak Day
PETALING JAYA: A Wesak Day greeting infused with the traditional Ulek Mayang elements to promote multiculturalism is what one can expect from moderation advocate Anas Zubedy’s latest video.
Positive data lifts KLCI out of the red
KUALA LUMPUR: Positive March trade data and encouraging news from Axiata provided some relief to the market on Friday, increasing investors' risk appetite as the FBM KLCI reversed out of it early losses.
Penang reps want check on floods
GEORGE TOWN: The south-west monsoon season is expected to start sometime this month, prompting fears of flooding and falling trees here.
Fly home for the holidays
SEPANG: Airlines offering additional flights at fixed fares during festive seasons are a big help in promoting family ties.
F&N posts higher net profit in Q2
KUALA LUMPUR: Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd’s (F&N) net profit for the second quarter (Q2) ended March 31, 2019 increased to RM104.43mil from RM92.56mil recorded in the same period a year ago.
Nestle records higher Q1FY19 net profit of RM235.2m
KUALA LUMPUR: Nestle (Malaysia) Bhd recorded a set of firmer earnings in the first quarter ended March 31, 2019 with net profit of RM235.21mil and remained confident in its ability to deliver another solid year of results for FY19.