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The Star
Pahang MB orders probe into claims logging is cause for Sungai Pahang’s low water levelKUANTAN: Pahang Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob (pic) has ordered relevant
Pahang MB orders probe into claims logging is cause for Sungai Pahang’s low water level
The Star / Posted yesterday
KUANTAN: Pahang Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob (pic) has ordered relevant government departments and agencies to immediately investigate allegations that the main cause for Sungai Pahang becoming shallow and dry was due to excessive logging in... Read more
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The Star
Injured Kumar set to miss Razak Cup for third timehe said. Kumar has been playing in the competition since 1997 but missed the a
Injured Kumar set to miss Razak Cup for third time
The Star / Posted yesterday
he said. Kumar has been playing in the competition since 1997 but missed the action in 2012 and 2013 when it was held in Kuantan. “I’m told that it will be six weeks before I can start full training. It has only been three weeks now. “The... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia is ... usof the refugee camps. (Others were at Pulau Besar, Pulau Tengah, and in camps s
Malaysia is ... us
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
of the refugee camps. (Others were at Pulau Besar, Pulau Tengah, and in camps such as those at Mersing, Cherating and Kuantan.) He was in charge of liaising with the embassies – of Britain, Australia, Canada, Norway, America, among others –... Read more
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The Star
Innovative designs for transit furniture - EducationSeni bench design. Hailing from Temerloh, 21-year-old Mohamad Saiful Anuar Zam
Innovative designs for transit furniture - Education
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Seni bench design. Hailing from Temerloh, 21-year-old Mohamad Saiful Anuar Zamri from Politeknik Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah of Kuantan, Pahang, did very well by winning the contest for the Muzium Negara station with his beguiling rendition of... Read more
2d
The Star
MCCC undeterred by intense China trade rivalrybilateral trade was slightly under US$100bil (RM390bil). The impact of Chinese
MCCC undeterred by intense China trade rivalry
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
bilateral trade was slightly under US$100bil (RM390bil). The impact of Chinese investments in Bandar Malaysia, Malacca, Kuantan and East Malaysia could only be felt later. Both the governments and people will have to work hard to achieve this... Read more
2d
The Star
PAIP helping drought-hit Chini residentsKUANTAN: Pengurusan Air Pahang Bhd (PAIP) has provided 43 static tanks to suppl
PAIP helping drought-hit Chini residents
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
KUANTAN: Pengurusan Air Pahang Bhd (PAIP) has provided 43 static tanks to supply water to residents of Chini, who are badly hit by drought caused by El Nino. PAIP said in a statement that 4,500 account holders were affected by the disruption of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Students launch 310 water rockets to make it into Malaysia Book of RecordsStudents launching the 310 water rockets simultaneously. Photo by Bernama KUAN
Students launch 310 water rockets to make it into Malaysia Book of Records
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
Students launching the 310 water rockets simultaneously. Photo by Bernama KUANTAN: The Malaysian Aviation Training Academy (MATA) today launched 310 water rockets and made it into the Malaysia Book of Records (MBR). The feat was announced by MBR... Read more
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The Star
A little salty, but treated water still potableKUANTAN: The treated water supply in Kuantan is still safe for drinking althoug
A little salty, but treated water still potable
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
KUANTAN: The treated water supply in Kuantan is still safe for drinking although it is a little brackish. This was caused by salt water entering the Kobat barrage gate for a short while during high tide, said Pengurusan Air Pahang Berhad (Paip)... Read more
3d
Sabah Daily Express
Country suffers second death from heatstrokesiblings and a student of Kolej Universiti Insaniah (KUIN). His mother, Nortis
Country suffers second death from heatstroke
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
siblings and a student of Kolej Universiti Insaniah (KUIN). His mother, Nortisayang alias Norhayati Wok, 41, who lives in Kuantan, said her son was offered a course at the Al-Azhar Universiti in Egypt in 2012 but she did not allow him to go... Read more
4d
The Star
Syed Adney: Bright chance for Negri to enter Malaysia Cuphave 18 points, are sure bets to qualify. PKNS and JDT II are in fourth and fif
Syed Adney: Bright chance for Negri to enter Malaysia Cup
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
have 18 points, are sure bets to qualify. PKNS and JDT II are in fourth and fifth spots with 16 points each. Sixth-placed Kuantan FA (14 points) and seventh-placed DRB Hicom (13) are still in contention while UiTM FC, in eighth spot with 10... Read more
4d
The Star
Emergence of new star Haiqal adds depth in sprint departmentevents,” said Haiqal, who has a personal best of 10.79 in the 100m, which he se
Emergence of new star Haiqal adds depth in sprint department
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
events,” said Haiqal, who has a personal best of 10.79 in the 100m, which he set in the semi-finals of the Pahang Open in Kuantan in March. His best time in the 200m is 21.57, which he achieved last year. Haiqal, who will sit for his Sijil... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Ministry hopes bauxite SOPs can be finalised before end of moratoriumPahang state government, to improve the stockpile infrastructure outside the po
Ministry hopes bauxite SOPs can be finalised before end of moratorium
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
Pahang state government, to improve the stockpile infrastructure outside the port and improve the infrastructure within the Kuantan Port compound and stockpile transit area," he told reporters at the Parliament lobby Wednesday. The moratorium... Read more
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The Star
Turtles found dead at beach where oil slick spottedKUANTAN: Four green turtles or penyu agar (Chelonia mydas) were found dead by t
Turtles found dead at beach where oil slick spotted
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
KUANTAN: Four green turtles or penyu agar (Chelonia mydas) were found dead by the beach in Kampung Sungai Ular here. The carcasses were found scattered on the beach where an oil spill occurred last week. A passer-by, Herman Nadil, 55, said he saw... Read more
8d
The Borneo Post
KK Polytechnic named Malaysia’s bestAward – Best Polytechnic in conjunction with the Malaysian Polytechnic Sports E
KK Polytechnic named Malaysia’s best
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Award – Best Polytechnic in conjunction with the Malaysian Polytechnic Sports Excellence Award (PolySEA) 2015 held in Kuantan, Pahang on Saturday night. KK Poly was awarded the title amongst 35 other polytechnics throughout Malaysia based on... Read more
9d
The Star
Plenty of unique deals at property fairwhile my family was having a good time at the i-City water theme park,” he said
Plenty of unique deals at property fair
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
while my family was having a good time at the i-City water theme park,” he said. Another participant came all the way from Kuantan to check out the event as a series of property talks have been taking place throughout the fair. Smart Financing... Read more
9d
The Star
Fighting cleanlike road access. Calling for better bauxite mining regulations, the Red2Green
Fighting clean
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
like road access. Calling for better bauxite mining regulations, the Red2Green protesters walked over 360km from Kuantan to Parliament to present its memorandum to you on March 28. Are you acting on it? The memorandum is nothing new. The... Read more
9d
The Star
Pahang spends RM60,000 daily to pump water into treatment plantsKUANTAN: The Pahang government spends RM60,000 a day to ensure a reliable suppl
Pahang spends RM60,000 daily to pump water into treatment plants
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
KUANTAN: The Pahang government spends RM60,000 a day to ensure a reliable supply of water at three water treatment plants at Lipis, Temerloh and Pekan following the drought brought on by the El Nino phenomenon. State Secretary Datuk Seri Muhammad... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Govt departments, agencies must avoid wastage, abuse’Also are Tengku Mahkota of Pahang, Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah (left) and
‘Govt departments, agencies must avoid wastage, abuse’
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
Also are Tengku Mahkota of Pahang, Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah (left) and Ambrin (second right). — Bernama photo KUANTAN: Government departments and agencies should learn from the weaknesses pointed out by the auditor-general to avoid a... Read more
11d
The Star
Tugboat, barge and eight Indonesians nabbed for smuggling sandchief Maritime Capt Amran Daud said the foreign-registered tugboat and barge we
Tugboat, barge and eight Indonesians nabbed for smuggling sand
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
chief Maritime Capt Amran Daud said the foreign-registered tugboat and barge were carrying about 145 tonnes of sand from Kuantan to Singapore. “Checks on the Batam-registered tugboat TB Buana Superior and barge Buana Ocean 05 also found eight... Read more
12d
The Star
10km-long oil spill spotted in KuantanKUANTAN: An oil spill stretching some 10km has been spotted along Pantai Batu H
10km-long oil spill spotted in Kuantan
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
KUANTAN: An oil spill stretching some 10km has been spotted along Pantai Batu Hitam up to Pantai Pelindung here. The slick is making it difficult for Kampung Pantai Beserah fishermen to go out to sea. Village headman Aziz Mohamad, 67, said the... Read more
12d
The Star
Felda continue Super League lead after thrashing Police at homegoalkeeper Sani Anuar Kamsani in the 17th minute. The win enabled Selangor to
Felda continue Super League lead after thrashing Police at home
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
goalkeeper Sani Anuar Kamsani in the 17th minute. The win enabled Selangor to move up one rung from fourth to third in the standings with 14 points. Pahang continued their revival with a 4-3 win over Kelantan at the Darul Makmur Stadium in Kuan... Read more
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14d
The Borneo Post
Abd Halim replaces Doris as Senate deputy presidentSetiawangsa Umno division deputy head from 2004 to 2013, was appointed as senat
Abd Halim replaces Doris as Senate deputy president
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Setiawangsa Umno division deputy head from 2004 to 2013, was appointed as senator on Nov 3, 2014. Abd Halim, born in Kuantan, Pahang, received his education at Kota Baharu Teachers College, Kelantan before beginning his career as an education... Read more
14d
The Star
DOE: Sg Nyiur contaminated with high E-Coli contentKUANTAN: Test results of the water sample of Sungai Nyior at the Balok Baru hou
DOE: Sg Nyiur contaminated with high E-Coli content
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
KUANTAN: Test results of the water sample of Sungai Nyior at the Balok Baru housing area here that was released on April 13 revealed that the river was contaminated with a high level of E-Coli content. The director of the Department of Environment... Read more
14d
The Star
League leaders Kuala Lumpur bracing for Perlis heatleague leaders. Our opponents always raise their game when they play us. We wer
League leaders Kuala Lumpur bracing for Perlis heat
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
league leaders. Our opponents always raise their game when they play us. We were almost caught offguard when we played Kuantan FA (on April 4). “Our players took it easy and we were lucky to come away with a 2-1 win. Perlis have good players... Read more
15d
The Star
Only two tapirs leftoutlet and two others he now owns in Dungun, Terengganu, and Sri Rampai, Kuala
Only two tapirs left
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
outlet and two others he now owns in Dungun, Terengganu, and Sri Rampai, Kuala Lumpur, he has plans to open another two in Kuantan and Jengka, Pahang, to enable more people to enjoy cheap clothing. > Actress Fara Fauzana (pic) has started to... Read more
15d
The Star
A Milo push for hale and hearty kidssale of Milo products at promotional prices. Before the Sabah launch, the even
A Milo push for hale and hearty kids
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
sale of Milo products at promotional prices. Before the Sabah launch, the event was also held in Malacca (March 27) and Kuantan (April 10). The next launch for the movement is scheduled to be held in Pasir Gudang, Johor (April 23), USM in... Read more
15d
The Borneo Post
MILO Breakfast Day a roaring successevent.” Melaka was the first city to host this year’s MILO Malaysia Breakfast
MILO Breakfast Day a roaring success
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
event.” Melaka was the first city to host this year’s MILO Malaysia Breakfast Day on March 27. Following the event held in Kuantan on April 10 and Kota Kinabalu, the event will head to Padang Perbadanan Pasir Gudang in Johor on April 23, Universiti... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Church founder diesin Kwang Si, Nanning, China, in 1948. In 1954, he moved to Malaysia and was po
Church founder dies
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 days ago
in Kwang Si, Nanning, China, in 1948. In 1954, he moved to Malaysia and was posted to Seremban and subsequenty served in missions in Kuantan, Mantin, Mentakab, Kajang. In 1991, Henriot served as parish priest at the Good Shepherd Church in Seta... Read more
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The Star
China investments to lift Malaysia’s outlookwe will continue to try our very best to achieve the trade target. > What is t
China investments to lift Malaysia’s outlook
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
we will continue to try our very best to achieve the trade target. > What is the investment scene at Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park now? Since the announcement of Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park (MCKIP) in 2013, there have... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Tuhan Harun Chief jailed 15 years over illegal deposit takingPahang Islamic Religious Department (Jaip), Ahmad Raffli Abd Malek, on Nov 10,
Tuhan Harun Chief jailed 15 years over illegal deposit taking
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 16 days ago
Pahang Islamic Religious Department (Jaip), Ahmad Raffli Abd Malek, on Nov 10, 2013. The case is before the High Court in Kuantan. Harun is also facing a charge in the Syariah High Court and 10 charges in the Kuantan Syariah Lower Court,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Peatland forest fire in Sungai Ular extinguishedA fireman pulling a hose to extinguish the peatland forest fire near Sungai Ula
Peatland forest fire in Sungai Ular extinguished
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
A fireman pulling a hose to extinguish the peatland forest fire near Sungai Ular, Kuantan yesterday. — Bernama photo KUANTAN: Sixty-eight hectares of peatland forest near Sungai Ular here that was on fire for the past 10 days was fully extinguished... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Cloud seeding for northern states beginsdistricts should have received the water supply on Sunday, but the release of t
Cloud seeding for northern states begins
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 19 days ago
districts should have received the water supply on Sunday, but the release of the water was rescheduled to April 20. In KUANTAN, seven cases of heat exhaustion and one of heat stroke were reported in Pahang as at Monday. Pahang Health director... Read more
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20d
Sabah Daily Express
T'ganu plans to sell sand to other statesventure with Petronas. "We have also provided an allocation of RM600 million t
T'ganu plans to sell sand to other states
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 20 days ago
venture with Petronas. "We have also provided an allocation of RM600 million to upgrade water treatment in Kemaman, and maybe we can supply water to the industries in Gebeng, Kuantan...this can generate more income for the state," he said. – Ber... Read more
21d
The Star
MetMalaysia: Inter-monsoon season is startingthe inter-monsoon progress­ed. “As for Klang Valley, afternoon thunderstorm is
MetMalaysia: Inter-monsoon season is starting
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
the inter-monsoon progress­ed. “As for Klang Valley, afternoon thunderstorm is expected in the next few days,” he added. The highest temperatures yesterday (as of 1pm) were recorded Chu­ping, Perlis (36°C) along with Kuantan and Alor Setar (3... Read more
21d
The Borneo Post
2,940 forest, bush fires recorded in 10 daysfactories. Meanwhile, Pahang JBPM director, Datuk Abd Wahab Mat Yasin said he
2,940 forest, bush fires recorded in 10 days
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 days ago
factories. Meanwhile, Pahang JBPM director, Datuk Abd Wahab Mat Yasin said he expected the forest fire near Sungai Ular, Kuantan to be completely put out in another two days. He said fire on about 100 acres of the forest area had been doused... Read more
21d
The Star
Cloud seeding to begin for northern statesdistricts should have received the water supply on Sunday, but the release of t
Cloud seeding to begin for northern states
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
districts should have received the water supply on Sunday, but the release of the water was rescheduled to April 20. In KUANTAN, seven cases of heat exhaustion and one heat stroke case were reported in Pahang. State health director Datuk Dr... Read more
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21d
The Star
Heatwave: Jerantut, Temerloh schools to close for another dayKUANTAN: All schools in Jerantut and Temerloh will be closed for another day to
Heatwave: Jerantut, Temerloh schools to close for another day
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
KUANTAN: All schools in Jerantut and Temerloh will be closed for another day tomorrow (Tuesday) due to the extreme hot weather, said Pahang education director Datuk Rosdi Ismail. He said the closure was decided as the temperature in the two... Read more
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The Star
Unexpected win turning point for Pahang in Super Leaguereplaced former coach Ahmad Shahruddin Rosdi on March 17. This is only Razip’s
Unexpected win turning point for Pahang in Super League
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
replaced former coach Ahmad Shahruddin Rosdi on March 17. This is only Razip’s second game in charge after losing 2-0 in Kuantan. “After that match, I spoke to the players and told them to step up their game if they want to stay in the league.... Read more
22d
The Star
Bauxite miners: Extension affects buyers’ confidenceKUANTAN: Unhappy with the decision to extend the moratorium on bauxite mining,
Bauxite miners: Extension affects buyers’ confidence
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
KUANTAN: Unhappy with the decision to extend the moratorium on bauxite mining, miners are warning that it will severely affect buyers’ confidence. Pahang Mining Operators Asso­ciation vice-president Yap Soon Huat said the primary bauxite buyers in... Read more
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The Star
‘Heroes’ help cancer victimInvestiga­tion Department chief Datuk Zainuddin Ahmad said the 18-year-old woma
‘Heroes’ help cancer victim
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
Investiga­tion Department chief Datuk Zainuddin Ahmad said the 18-year-old woman was walking to a morning market in Kampung Kuantan, Kuala Lumpur, on April 9 when a Bangladeshi acquaintance of hers tried to molest her. “The suspect was aggressive... Read more
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The Star
Pahang hope to turn fortunes around in wake of Perak winRazip, who replaced Ahmad Shahruddin Rosdi on March 17. This is only Razip’s s
Pahang hope to turn fortunes around in wake of Perak win
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
Razip, who replaced Ahmad Shahruddin Rosdi on March 17. This is only Razip’s second game in charge after losing 2-0 in Kuantan. “After that match, I spoke to the players and told them to step up their game if they want to stay in the league.... Read more
23d
The Star
Everyone happy except minersKUANTAN: While environmental groups have welcomed the extension of the moratori
Everyone happy except miners
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
KUANTAN: While environmental groups have welcomed the extension of the moratorium on bauxite mining, operators have called on the Federal Government to reconsider the decision. Pahang Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Adnan Yaakob thanked the federal... Read more
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The Star
Bauxite mining suspended for another three monthssaid the extension was to allow the bauxite stockpiles to be cleared and export
Bauxite mining suspended for another three months
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
said the extension was to allow the bauxite stockpiles to be cleared and exported. “There are 28,905 tonnes of bauxite at Kuantan Port, 1.3 million tonnes outside the port and 2.3 million tonnes at the mining sites. “This totals to about four... Read more
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24d
Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia extends ban on bauxite miningthe January ban. Red dust was swirling around the pits and along the roads on
Malaysia extends ban on bauxite mining
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
the January ban. Red dust was swirling around the pits and along the roads on which bauxite-laden trucks rumbled towards Kuantan, the capital of Pahang, for shipment to China. Residents complained to AFP of a rise in respiratory problems and... Read more
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The Star
Corruption court judge passes away from cancerLaw Faculty in 1985, Noradidah went on the serve as a magistrate in Ipoh, then
Corruption court judge passes away from cancer
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
Law Faculty in 1985, Noradidah went on the serve as a magistrate in Ipoh, then as a Sessions Judge in Klang, Ampang, Kuantan, Kuala Lumpur and Shah Alam. In her last posting, as a Sessions judge in Shah Alam, Noradidah handled many... Read more
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The Star
Medical assistant forms bond with monkeysFOR the past seven years, a mother of two would ride her motorcycle 13km from h
Medical assistant forms bond with monkeys
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
FOR the past seven years, a mother of two would ride her motorcycle 13km from her home to Teluk Chempedak, Kuantan, just to feed about 200 monkeys there. “I used to be afraid of them but this changed when I saw a female monkey cuddling its child... Read more
26d
The Star
Penang coach Tiago rested after poor runto Super League promotion in his first season last year, but has only guided th
Penang coach Tiago rested after poor run
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
to Super League promotion in his first season last year, but has only guided the Panthers to one win in six league matches this year. They also crashed out of the FA Cup at the first hurdle to Premier League side Kuantan FA. Full repor... Read more
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The Star
Decision next week on bauxite moratoriumKUALA LUMPUR: The Cabinet will make a decision next week whether to extend the
Decision next week on bauxite moratorium
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Cabinet will make a decision next week whether to extend the three-month moratorium on bauxite mining in Kuantan. Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said he will tabled a report to... Read more
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27d
The Star
Wednesday, April 6while enhancing their frequent flyer benefits. Emirates said the routes were La
Wednesday, April 6
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
while enhancing their frequent flyer benefits. Emirates said the routes were Langkawi, Penang, Alor Setar, Kota Baru, Kuantan, Kuala Terengganu, Johor Baru, Kuching, Miri, Bintulu, Sibu, Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, Tawau and Labuan. -... Read more
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The Star
Emirates, Malaysia Airlines add 15 destinationstheir frequent flyer benefits. Emirates said yesterday the routes comprise of
Emirates, Malaysia Airlines add 15 destinations
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
their frequent flyer benefits. Emirates said yesterday the routes comprise of Langkawi, Penang, Alor Setar, Kota Bharu, Kuantan, Kuala Terengganu, Johor Bahru, Kuching, Miri, Bintulu, Sibu, Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, Tawau and Labuan. Emirates... Read more
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