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Salahuddin: Kesan keseluruhan GST sifar akan dinilai - 18/06 2:53 pm

Menteri pertanian dan industri asas tani berkata walaupun sebelum ini GST tidak dikenakan ke atas bahan makanan asas, namun keputusan kerajaan amat baik dalam usaha menurunkan kos pengeluaran makanan di sepanjang rantaian nilai.





‘I Was Raised on the Internet’: art of the new millennium at .. - 18/06 2:46 pm

"I Was Raised on the Internet" will feature nearly 100 artworks, all of them interactive, and they will be used to examine the influence of gaming, entertainment, social media and smartphones on everyday life.





Report: France air traffic responsible for third of Europe delays - 18/06 2:36 pm

Between 2004 and 2016, French air traffic controllers were on strike 254 days, while second-placed Greece only had 46 days of stoppages, Italy 37 and Germany four, according to the report seen by the daily.





Entrepreneur: Retail sales seeing a lift since GST scrapped - 18/06 2:35 pm

Toys retailer Mustakim Manaf says consumers sentiment is starting to impr





Wan Azizah: Malaysia keen to work with Japan on disaster management - 18/06 2:31 pm

The deputy prime minister says this includes training and the sharing of expertise in areas like early warning technology.





Academic: Tabung Harapan shows Malaysians are ‘patriotic .. - 18/06 2:30 pm

Nurhaizal Azam Arif says if the government is transparent in its dealings, the people will become even more patriotic than before.





Artist buried for three days under busy Australian road - 18/06 2:29 pm

Mike Parr, 73, fasted during his time underground, with oxygen pumped into the 1.7-metre by 2.2-metre container to keep him alive as traffic drove on overhead.





With second US Open title, Koepka can’t be overlooked now - 18/06 2:23 pm

After successfully defending his US Open title, Brooks Koepka has now established himself as a genuine superstar of golf.





Azmin persembah nama MB baru kepada Sultan Selangor - 18/06 2:21 pm

Menteri Besar Selangor itu bagaimanapun tidak menyatakan sama ada nama calon menteri besar itu adalah dalam kalangan anggota exco sedia ada atau sebaliknya.





Don’t chase rings, Shaq advises LeBron - 18/06 2:13 pm

Shaquille O'Neal cautioned LeBron James against leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers purely to chase NBA titles, a move similar to those O'Neal made during his career.





Warisan files election petitions to challenge GE14 results - 18/06 2:13 pm

The party is challenging the results in the parliamentary seats of Kimanis, Libaran, Keningau and Sipitang, and the state seats of Sungai Sibuga, Sook, Kundasang and Kiulu.





WeiJun On The World Cup: Captain Kane-led England to beat Tunisia - 18/06 2:03 pm

Eu Wei Jun's daily take on the World Cup - June 18, 2018.





FMM wants govt to maintain current electricity tariff - 18/06 1:54 pm

It says this will help relieve the energy cost burden on the manufacturing sector and benefit the people as household consumers.





Anwar’s ex-speech writer makes new bid to clear name - 18/06 1:43 pm

Lawyer Manjeet Singh Dhillon says Munawar Anees Ahmad will ask for damages for 'lost life' or a fresh trial to set aside his false conviction for sodomy.





Recycling rubbish into revenue – the scheme bringing hope to women .. - 18/06 1:38 pm

Al Salam hopes her involvement in a new rubbish collection and recycling scheme that aims to alleviate the poverty of both refugees and locals and bring the two communities closer will help turn things around.





Click and save: websites help Asian maids escape debt bondage - 18/06 1:31 pm

From Asia to the Middle East, thousands of migrant domestic workers are trapped in debt and cannot escape, even if they are abused, as they have to work to repay the recruiters that found them work and often make deductions from their monthly wages.





Study: Research on dogs might shed light on human responses to food - 18/06 1:31 pm

The study suggested dogs could be used as models for future research into the causes and psychological impacts of human obesity, the authors of the paper from Budapest's ELTE University said.





Scientist launches hunt for Loch Ness ‘monster DNA’ - 18/06 1:28 pm

Gemmell said he would be keeping an eye out for "monster DNA" but the project was more aimed at testing environmental DNA techniques to understand the natural world.





Can Umno really remain Malay but serve all? - 18/06 1:20 pm

To truly serve all, the party must derive its power from all people.





Moody kekalkan prospek stabil bank Malaysia - 18/06 1:19 pm

Naib presiden dan penganalisis kanan Moody, Simon Chen berkata, persekitaran itu memberi sokongan kepada bank Malaysia di samping membantu menstabilkan kualiti aset dan keuntungan.





Israeli aircraft strike Hamas targets in Gaza Strip-military - 18/06 1:18 pm

Israeli jets struck nine targets belonging to the Islamist Hamas group in the northern Gaza Strip in response to incendiary kites and balloons Palestinians sent from the territory that have damaged Israeli property.





Philippine troops clash with remnants of defeated Islamist group - 18/06 1:13 pm

Colonel Romeo Brawner said security forces conducted air and ground assaults in the province of Lanao del Sur on Sunday in a bid to flush out Maute rebels and the group's new leader.





Don’t sue yet over Ramadan bazaar lots, Boo tells DAP man - 18/06 1:07 pm

The former Johor DAP chairman says an excessive number of lawsuits by politicians against party members goes against efforts to fight corruption and cronyism.





10 pemain ‘hot’ World Cup 2018 - 18/06 1:05 pm

FMT Ohsem menyenarai 10 pemain paling 'hot' dalam senarai pemain bola sepak Piala Dunia 2018, mengetepikan pemain senior yang dah terbukti ada pengikut kerana penampilan mereka.





Jack Ma kagum pengetahun Dr M tentang teknologi - 18/06 12:58 am

Ma dilaporkan turut mengadakan pertemuan dengan Menteri Kewangan Lim Guan Eng pada majlis jamuan tidak rasmi malam tadi.





Theranos founder Holmes, ex-president charged with fraud - 18/06 12:54 am

Theranos Inc. founder Elizabeth Holmes, who reigned briefly as the worlds youngest female self-made billionaire over her promise to revolutionize blood testing, was criminally charged with defrauding investors.





No go for media portals at Dr M-Jack Ma meet - 18/06 12:43 am

Only Bernama, TV3 and Radio Televisyen Malaysia have been given permission to provide coverage of the prime minister's meeting with Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma.





FBI’s Strzok says he’ll testify to congress on anti-Trump texts - 18/06 12:28 am

While Republicans have said they will subpoena Strzok to testify, his lawyer Aitan Goelman wrote leaders of the House Judiciary Committee that such efforts are totally unnecessary.





Khairy ‘not Umno enough’ for presidency, says Art Harun - 18/06 12:28 am

Lawyer Azhar Harun says in 'Umno lingo', 'not Umno enough' is akin to being 'not Melayu enough' and 'not Islam enough'.





Saudi oil chief faces toughest OPEC test after reviving market - 18/06 12:25 am

Al-Falih, who likes to start the day at around 5 am after exercising on a treadmill, is an oil man by birth, education and work.





Google to invest RM2.2 billion in Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com - 18/06 12:21 am

The two companies described the investment as one piece of a broader partnership that will include the promotion of JD.com products on Google's shopping service.





Volvo sets goal of 25% recycled plastics in cars from 2025 - 18/06 12:10 am

Many big companies are designing products that can be recycled after use to limit pollution. Volvo's plan goes a step further by building ever more recycled materials into its production lines.





Ma hails Dr M for knowledge on technology - 18/06 12:05 am

The Alibaba Group founder says he and Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad discussed how to lift more Malaysians out of poverty and support more small businesses, among others.





Three dead, plants and trains halted as quake rattles Osaka - 18/06 11:37 am

It was the strongest shaking registered in Osaka under records which date back to 1923. As the quake was centred inland, there was no fear of a tsunami.





Greek debt talks: the main relief measures being considered - 18/06 11:25 am

Greek bailout talks are reaching the final stretch and creditors are debating what relief measures they can offer Europes most-indebted state to ease its financial burden and facilitate its exit from the latest lifeline.





Xi to counter Trump blow for blow in unwanted trade war - 18/06 11:11 am

In his announcement of tariffs on Chinese goods on Friday, Trump vowed additional duties if China retaliated -- which Beijing immediately did.





Dr M wants another national car we agree, but… - 18/06 11:05 am

Any new national car programme should involve a full line-up of battery-powered vehicles.





Sabah government urged to pursue second Unesco site - 18/06 11:04 am

A local conservationist says the Damai rainforest complex deserves recognition as one of the last intact primary forest and wildlife habitats in Asia.





Moody’s maintains stable outlook for Malaysian banks - 18/06 11:00 am

Robust macroeconomic conditions within and outside the country are expected to favour Malaysian banks while helping stabilise asset quality and profitability.





Teens’ sleep quantity and quality may affect their cardiovascular .. - 18/06 10:50 am

New US research has found that the quantity and quality of teenagers' sleep could have a significant effect on aspects of cardiovascular health such as blood pressure, cholesterol levels and abdominal fat.




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1MDB Scandal Turns Funds Cool on Malaysia - Bloomberg - Bloomberg
Bloomberg 1MDB Scandal Turns Funds Cool on Malaysia Bloomberg ... 3 percent of gross domestic product, Wee said. Rating agencies are likely to downgrade Malaysia sooner rather than later if its fiscal health deteriorates significantly due to liabilities arising from 1MDB , Brown Brothers ..[GC - Google Cache]
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Warisan files election petitions to challenge GE14 .. - FMT
Free Malaysia Today Warisan files election petitions to challenge GE14 results Free Malaysia Today We are confident with the evidence we have, he said, adding that today was the last day to file the election petitions. Yesterday, Warisan president Shafie Apdal said he had given the party's ..
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At least three dead, dozens injured, after strong .. - Straitstimes
New York Times At least three dead, dozens injured, after strong earthquake hits Osaka in western Japan The Straits Times Water flows out from cracks in a road damaged by an earthquake in Takatsuki, Osaka, on June 18, 2018. PHOTO: REUTERS. Train guide electric boards tilt following an earthquake ..
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Japan Paces Asia Stocks Drop on Trade; Oil Falls: .. - Bloomberg
Bloomberg Japan Paces Asia Stocks Drop on Trade; Oil Falls: Markets Wrap Bloomberg Japan's stocks led Asian declines amid investor concern the exchange of threats between China and the U.S. is the precursor of a full-blown trade war. Oil dropped, while the dollar edged higher as Treasury yields ..[GC - Google Cache]
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Asus Zenfone Ares launched with 8GB RAM, AR, VR .. - Moneycontrol
Moneycontrol.com Asus Zenfone Ares launched with 8GB RAM, AR, VR capabilities: Price and specs Moneycontrol.com Asus has unveiled the all-new Zenfone Ares in Taiwan. The phone features advanced augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) capabilities and has specifications akin to Asus ZenFone ..
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Liberty systems breached in hack - BusinessTech - Businesstech
BusinessTech Liberty systems breached in hack BusinessTech Since becoming aware we have taken immediate steps to secure our computer systems and are investigating the incident . We are giving this matter the highest priority and will keep you informed as appropriate. According to the group, ..
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WhatsApp Business Tipped to Allow Product Showcase .. - Ndtv
NDTV WhatsApp Business Tipped to Allow Product Showcase Through a Catalogue NDTV Last month, it was reported that in addition to the existing Android app , the Facebook-owned team is working on a WhatsApp Business app for iOS to expand its presence. The app is also in the rumours to receive a ..
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Google places a $550 million bet on China's .. - Cnbc
CNBC Google places a $550 million bet on China's second-largest e-commerce player CNBC Tech giant Google said Monday it will invest more than half a billion dollars in China's second-largest e-commerce player, JD.com. As part of a strategic partnership, Google will put $550 million in cash into JD.com, ..
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Mercedes EQC wagon, an electric performer, takes aim .. - NewsCom
NEWS.com.au Mercedes EQC wagon, an electric performer, takes aim at Tesla NEWS.com.au The German brand previewed the look of the first member of its planned family of Tesla-beaters back in 2016, with a one-off motor show concept car called Concept EQ. ... If this all sounds like cutting edge ..
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