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Sabah Daily Express
Fest offers 13 titles at GSC Suria Sept 29-Oct 2for audiences. Kota Kinabalu is the final stop for JFF with its initial run in
Fest offers 13 titles at GSC Suria Sept 29-Oct 2
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 hours ago
for audiences. Kota Kinabalu is the final stop for JFF with its initial run in the Klang Valley from Sept 8-14, Penang (Sept 15-18) and Kuching (Sept 22-25). GSC Suria Sabah will host the festival here from Sept 29-Oct 2. In... Read more
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USA Today
Ask the Captain: Are larger planes safer?on the aircraft. Is it safe to say then that the A380s, 747s and 777s are safer
Ask the Captain: Are larger planes safer?
USA Today / Posted yesterday
on the aircraft. Is it safe to say then that the A380s, 747s and 777s are safer to fly? — Submitted by reader Gabriel, Penang, Malaysia Answer: The A380, 747 and 777 are certainly safe. So are other airliners like the Airbus A320 family, the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Penang Pakatan Harapan holds meeting to object recommended redelineationBUTTERWORTH: Penang Pakatan Harapan was to meet yesterday to seek a common grou
Penang Pakatan Harapan holds meeting to object recommended redelineation
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
BUTTERWORTH: Penang Pakatan Harapan was to meet yesterday to seek a common ground to object the recommended redelineation of electoral boundaries for the state by the Election Commission (EC). DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng said the meeting... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Crocs hanging on by the teeth in relegation finale43rd minute. Elsewhere, Pahang climbed two rungs from the bottom of the league
Crocs hanging on by the teeth in relegation finale
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
43rd minute. Elsewhere, Pahang climbed two rungs from the bottom of the league standings with 20 points after defeating Penang 1-0 with a goal from Matthew Davies in the 12th minute at Darul Makmur Stadium in Kuantan. However, the Tok Gajah... Read more
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Aliran Online
Realiti pemilikan rumah di Malaysia: Spekulasi harus dibendungHafizan Mazuki adalah graduan perancangan bandar dan wilayah dan mempunyai sarj
Realiti pemilikan rumah di Malaysia: Spekulasi harus dibendung
Aliran Online / Posted 2 days ago
Hafizan Mazuki adalah graduan perancangan bandar dan wilayah dan mempunyai sarjana di dalam bidang perumahan. Kini beliau bertugas sebagai pegawai projek kanan gender responsive dan participatory budgeting di Penang Women’s Development Corpor... Read more
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WA Today
Lunch with Ella HooperPhoto: Supplied "I've had the laksa a lot," she says, as we sip tea before our
Lunch with Ella Hooper
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Supplied "I've had the laksa a lot," she says, as we sip tea before our entree of salt and pepper calamari and Penang Lobak (pork marinated in five spices) is served with warm greetings from the restaurant's owners. Big smiles are part... Read more
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The Age
Lunch with Ella HooperPhoto: Supplied "I've had the laksa a lot," she says, as we sip tea before our
Lunch with Ella Hooper
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Supplied "I've had the laksa a lot," she says, as we sip tea before our entree of salt and pepper calamari and Penang Lobak (pork marinated in five spices) is served with warm greetings from the restaurant's owners. Big smiles are part... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Lunch with Ella HooperPhoto: Supplied "I've had the laksa a lot," she says, as we sip tea before our
Lunch with Ella Hooper
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Supplied "I've had the laksa a lot," she says, as we sip tea before our entree of salt and pepper calamari and Penang Lobak (pork marinated in five spices) is served with warm greetings from the restaurant's owners. Big smiles are part... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lunch with Ella HooperPhoto: Supplied "I've had the laksa a lot," she says, as we sip tea before our
Lunch with Ella Hooper
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: Supplied "I've had the laksa a lot," she says, as we sip tea before our entree of salt and pepper calamari and Penang Lobak (pork marinated in five spices) is served with warm greetings from the restaurant's owners. Big smiles are part... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Uber confirms KWAP's investmentof mobility," he said. Uber, which was launched in Malaysia in January 2014, c
Uber confirms KWAP's investment
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
of mobility," he said. Uber, which was launched in Malaysia in January 2014, currently operates in Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Penang, Ipoh, Kota Kinabalu and Kuching. The investment is KWAP's first direct investment in a foreign company. – Be... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Family of Brazilian offers reward to whoever finds himlast Friday, 15 nautical miles west from Mukah Head had offered a reward to who
Family of Brazilian offers reward to whoever finds him
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
last Friday, 15 nautical miles west from Mukah Head had offered a reward to whoever that found him alive or otherwise. Penang Maritime District II Director Rozali Mohd Said said the family of the Brazilian had gone to several possible places... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Uber confirms investment from KWAPthe future of mobility.” Uber launched in Malaysia in January 2014 and current
Uber confirms investment from KWAP
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
the future of mobility.” Uber launched in Malaysia in January 2014 and currently operates in Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Penang, Ipoh, Kota Kinabalu and Kuching. It has helped give hundreds of thousands of Malaysians another choice to earn money... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Speed bumps may be made compulsory near schoolsregulations in the vicinity of schools. On Wednesday, a standard four pupil of
Speed bumps may be made compulsory near schools
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
regulations in the vicinity of schools. On Wednesday, a standard four pupil of Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Teluk Medan in Penang was killed when he was hit by a lorry while crossing a road to reach the entrance of his school. Another standard... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DAP will use redelineation issues to hold snap election in Opposition-led states: Gerakanstates, Gerakan president Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong claims. He said after its
DAP will use redelineation issues to hold snap election in Opposition-led states: Gerakan
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
states, Gerakan president Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong claims. He said after its attempt to call for a snap election in Penang last August was rejected by its ally, PKR, it was possible that DAP would try again by using the redelineation... Read more
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Orange County Register
The Best Thing I Ate This Week: Penang curry to go nuts forin Tustin makes amazing little packages of chicken thighs wrapped in pandanus l
The Best Thing I Ate This Week: Penang curry to go nuts for
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
in Tustin makes amazing little packages of chicken thighs wrapped in pandanus leaves. And now we have the extraordinary Penang curry at Tustin’s new Suvarnabhumi, which opened in July at Newport and Main. A new crew has revamped the dining room... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Relief centres in Selangor closed, victims allowed to go homeStrong waves can be seen pounding the retaining wall of a restaurant at Pantai
Relief centres in Selangor closed, victims allowed to go home
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Strong waves can be seen pounding the retaining wall of a restaurant at Pantai Bersih, Bagan Ajam in Butterworth, Penang. — Bernama photo KUALA LUMPUR: All flood relief centres in Selangor have been closed while several in Perak and Kedah were still... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CHMS No. 3 is wushu athlete’s choicethe jianshu and qiangshu in her debut appearance. Ngu has also been confirmed
CHMS No. 3 is wushu athlete’s choice
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
the jianshu and qiangshu in her debut appearance. Ngu has also been confirmed as one of the state athletes for the KPM Championship in Penang from Nov 18-20. She trained under Lam Chee Kiong in Sibu before she was transferred to Kuching last... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Moment van slams into passenger jet packed with holidaymakerscrew of flight were not at fault. A spokeswoman at the Airport Authority said:
Moment van slams into passenger jet packed with holidaymakers
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
crew of flight were not at fault. A spokeswoman at the Airport Authority said: "The plane was about to leave Hong Kong for Penang when it collided with a [China Aircraft Services] vehicle near apron 25. The driver suffered head and shoulder... Read more
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The Borneo Post
AG gets nod to commence committal proceedings against Guan EngKUALA LUMPUR: The High Court today granted leave to the Attorney-General (AG) t
AG gets nod to commence committal proceedings against Guan Eng
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court today granted leave to the Attorney-General (AG) to initiate committal proceedings against Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng over his statements relation to his corruption case. Judge Datuk Hanipah Farikullah made the... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hard Rock International Announces Plans to Bring Legendary Vibe to Malaysia’s Desaru Coastand brand recognition. We are confident we will continue to build upon the phen
Hard Rock International Announces Plans to Bring Legendary Vibe to Malaysia’s Desaru Coast
Hospitality Net / Posted 6 days ago
and brand recognition. We are confident we will continue to build upon the phenomenal success of the Hard Rock Hotel Penang with this unique property," states Leong Wy Joon, senior vice president of hotel development in Asia and India at Hard... Read more
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Business Wire
Kaohsiung City Lays Foundation for New South-Bound Policy Through Global Harbor Cities ForumIndonesia; Cebu, the Philippines; Rangoon, Myanmar; Maluku Province and Jakarta
Kaohsiung City Lays Foundation for New South-Bound Policy Through Global Harbor Cities Forum
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
Indonesia; Cebu, the Philippines; Rangoon, Myanmar; Maluku Province and Jakarta, Indonesia; the State of Selangor and Penang, Malaysia; and Da Nang and Haiphong, Vietnam. The government has been actively promoting the new south-bound policy,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Labuan IBFC sees 8-10 per cent rise in offshore firmsLabuan IBFC-MICCI Malaysian Roadshow 2016 begins here today and will move on to
Labuan IBFC sees 8-10 per cent rise in offshore firms
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Labuan IBFC-MICCI Malaysian Roadshow 2016 begins here today and will move on to other locations across the country — Penang, Johor and Sabah. It aims to target local business owners looking to internationalise or regionalise their businesses... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
AirAsia to launch KL-Luang Prabang flightto over 100 destinations during the Matta fair. Earlier, Matta Secretary Gener
AirAsia to launch KL-Luang Prabang flight
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 7 days ago
to over 100 destinations during the Matta fair. Earlier, Matta Secretary General Nigel Wong said the fair was back in Penang after a three-year hiatus and it will be held on Sept 23-25 at the Straits Quay Convention Centre. "Featuring 118... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ministry denies reports of rape, abuse at Da Zhi Jiang TangMinister of Women, Family and Community Development Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun s
Ministry denies reports of rape, abuse at Da Zhi Jiang Tang
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Minister of Women, Family and Community Development Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun said investigations carried out by the Penang Welfare Department and police revealed that there were no such cases as reported. “In August, a police report was... Read more
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The Hindu
Running for funand I choose a race, run it and follow it up with a family vacation,” says Srid
Running for fun
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
and I choose a race, run it and follow it up with a family vacation,” says Sridhar, who has run in Colombo, Angkor Wat, Penang, the mountains outside Seoul and Venice. “I enjoy the terrain I run on, and when you travel out, you make friends... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
JCKL retain Kendo titlethe one-day event jointly organised by the Japanese government and MKA with joi
JCKL retain Kendo title
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
the one-day event jointly organised by the Japanese government and MKA with joint third place went to teams from Sabah and Penang. Matsuo in her speech praised the organisers for holding the competition in East Malaysia for the first time... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Environment-inspired art to raise awarenessof the organising was to intensify tourism programmes and woo more visitors to
Environment-inspired art to raise awareness
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
of the organising was to intensify tourism programmes and woo more visitors to the city. "For the first time, a team from Penang is involved in the programme, as well as a team from Pitas," he said. Organising committee member Christiane Goonting... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Catch Dayak stars on Unplugged Night at Old Court Housebeen involved in various festivals including the Rainforest World Music Festiva
Catch Dayak stars on Unplugged Night at Old Court House
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
been involved in various festivals including the Rainforest World Music Festival (RWMF) 2012, Borneo Jazz Festival 2013, Penang World Music Festival 2014, Kuala Lumpur International Arts Festival 2015, and most recently the Tong Tong Festival... Read more
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Anil Netto
What is happening at the fisherfolk jetty in Bagan Ajam?the Environment has been obtained. In a separate incident, a boat carrying sev
What is happening at the fisherfolk jetty in Bagan Ajam?
Anil Netto / Posted 10 days ago
the Environment has been obtained. In a separate incident, a boat carrying seven quarry workers from Pulau Jerejak back to Penang Island capsized last month. One of the seven, a senior citizen, was reported missing. The state government should... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Ex-DAP man barred from Sabahwhile on his way to Sandakan. Hew however did not make any objection to his be
Ex-DAP man barred from Sabah
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 days ago
while on his way to Sandakan. Hew however did not make any objection to his being barred and boarded a flight back to Penang, the report said. Sabah DAP Secretary Junz Wong told the portal that there was no reason to bar Hew as he was only... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia Day activities forge greater solidarity among Malaysiansschools at the Sultan Muhammmad IV Stadium in Kota Bharu. The event was launch
Malaysia Day activities forge greater solidarity among Malaysians
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
schools at the Sultan Muhammmad IV Stadium in Kota Bharu. The event was launched by Menteri Besar Datuk Ahmad Yakob. In Penang, Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas and his wife Toh Puan Majimor Shariff attended a Malaysia Day parade at... Read more
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The Borneo Post
School champs: SJK Chung Hua Miri and SMK St Columbathe competition was to unearth new talents as well as selecting state athletes
School champs: SJK Chung Hua Miri and SMK St Columba
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
the competition was to unearth new talents as well as selecting state athletes for the KPM Wushu Championship in Penang in November. WFS president Allen Wong Siew Poh, who is also Wushu Federation of Malaysia president and president of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Miri trio make cut for KPM wushu meet in Novemberthe state squad’s challenge in the Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (KPM) Wushu
Miri trio make cut for KPM wushu meet in November
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
the state squad’s challenge in the Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (KPM) Wushu Championship scheduled for this November in Penang. The trio of Mo Shin Qi, Mok Xiao Yuan and Alvis Fu Sian Wei were picked from the Zhong Hua Wushu CH Cup Interschool... Read more
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Pilipino Star
It’s back to school for Hidilynto be held in Malaysia next year – the Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur on
It’s back to school for Hidilyn
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
to be held in Malaysia next year – the Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur on Aug. 19-31 and the World Championships in Penang on Oct. 17-25. She’s been invited to compete at the 4th International Qatar Cup in Doha on Dec. 15-18 but she’s not... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Three injured, one missing as yacht capsizes off Penangfishermen rescued the three injured people following the incident at about 3am
Three injured, one missing as yacht capsizes off Penang
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
fishermen rescued the three injured people following the incident at about 3am some 15 nautical miles west of Mukah Head on Penang island. He also said that MMEA had launched a search for the missing person over a 10-mile radius from the point... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Johor’s Foon Yew High lift national football trophyeighth left) and Wee (next to Sim) look on. KUCHING: Foon Yew High School of J
Johor’s Foon Yew High lift national football trophy
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
eighth left) and Wee (next to Sim) look on. KUCHING: Foon Yew High School of Johor Bahru beat Han Chiang High School of Penang 2-1 at Stadium Sarawak to win the 4th National Chinese Independent Schools Football Championships on Tuesday. Held... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Catch the Japanese Film Festival at GSCmovies. The film festival, which began in the Klang Valley on Sept 8 will run
Catch the Japanese Film Festival at GSC
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
movies. The film festival, which began in the Klang Valley on Sept 8 will run until today (Sept 14) at GSC Mid Valley, GSC Pavilion KL, GSC 1 Utama and GSC NU Sentral. The next stop will be Penang from tomorrow (Sept 15) until Sunday (S... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Uber starts operation todayVehicles Licensing Board Act. Choong said in every Malaysian city where Uber h
Uber starts operation today
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Vehicles Licensing Board Act. Choong said in every Malaysian city where Uber had been launched so far – Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Ipoh, Johor Bahru and Kota Kinabalu – the group had been ‘engaging with state regulators and wish to reach a long... Read more
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Daily Herald
Rubicon Technology closes Malaysia facilityBENSENVILLE -- Rubicon Technology announced plans to shut down its Penang, Mala
Rubicon Technology closes Malaysia facility
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
BENSENVILLE -- Rubicon Technology announced plans to shut down its Penang, Malaysia facility by the end of the year. The Malaysia facility has been primarily engaged in producing polished and patterned substrates for the LED market and the decision... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Uber will still operate tomorrowBoard Act. Choong highlighted in every Malaysian city that Uber has launched i
Uber will still operate tomorrow
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Board Act. Choong highlighted in every Malaysian city that Uber has launched in so far — encompassing Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Ipoh, Johor Bahru and Kota Kinabalu — the group is “engaging with state regulators and wishes to reach long term... Read more
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Business Wire
Rubicon Announces Malaysia Facility ClosureWIRE)--Rubicon Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCN), today announced plans to cease a
Rubicon Announces Malaysia Facility Closure
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
WIRE)--Rubicon Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCN), today announced plans to cease all production activities and shut down its Penang, Malaysia facility. Production activities at the Penang facility are expected to cease by November 30, 2016, with the... Read more
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The Manila Times
ADT winners join CAT Open huntof Merit ranking; Salah, who clinched the PGM Putra Championship crown, and She
ADT winners join CAT Open hunt
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
of Merit ranking; Salah, who clinched the PGM Putra Championship crown, and Sherwood, who scored an ADT breakthrough at PGM Penang Championship last June, will be joined in by compatriot Paul Harris and Peter Stojanovski of Australia in the 72-hole... Read more
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Anil Netto
Ludicrous for developers to be money-lendersshould be in the region of 3 to 4. However, this ratio is over eight times in K
Ludicrous for developers to be money-lenders
Anil Netto / Posted 15 days ago
should be in the region of 3 to 4. However, this ratio is over eight times in Kuala Lumpur area and over 10 times in Penang island. This is totally unsustainable has to be brought down. House price inflation due to many factors House price... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Penang police heighten security over Daesh threatGEORGE TOWN: The police have enhanced security measures at all public places in
Penang police heighten security over Daesh threat
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: The police have enhanced security measures at all public places in Penang as a precaution against the threat from Daesh militants, said Penang Police chief Datuk Abdul Ghafar Rajab. He said the police had identified a number of places... Read more
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Aliran Online
Belanjawan negara, tanggungjawab kitaayuh kita pantau dan menilai belanjawan ini sama ada ia berkesan dan menurut ke
Belanjawan negara, tanggungjawab kita
Aliran Online / Posted 16 days ago
ayuh kita pantau dan menilai belanjawan ini sama ada ia berkesan dan menurut kehendak masyarakat. Mohd Hafizan Mazuki adalah pegawai projek kanan gender responsive and participatory budgeting (GRPB) dengan Penang Women’s Development Corp... Read more
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Sunday Observer
The attack on SL envoy in Malaysia: Assailants roaming freeVaiko also alleged, the High Commissioner was once instrumental in denying him
The attack on SL envoy in Malaysia: Assailants roaming free
Sunday Observer / Posted 17 days ago
Vaiko also alleged, the High Commissioner was once instrumental in denying him a visa to attend a World Tamil Congress in Penang. Former Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama who headed the Foreign Ministry when the Government Forces crushed the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
S’wak stage football tourney for Chinese schoolsJai High School (Ipoh, Perak), Foon Yew High School (Johor Bahru), Yuk Choy Hig
S’wak stage football tourney for Chinese schools
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
Jai High School (Ipoh, Perak), Foon Yew High School (Johor Bahru), Yuk Choy High School (Perak), Han Chiang High School (Penang) and Chuang Hua High School (Muar, Johor). There is one team from Sabah – Tshung Tsin Secondary School and three from... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
A mum's nightmarea 23-year-old man for questioning over the hit-and-run. City Police Chief ACP
A mum's nightmare
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 days ago
a 23-year-old man for questioning over the hit-and-run. City Police Chief ACP M. Chandra said the motorcyclist from Penang who has been in Sabah the past five years was arrested when he turned up at about 8am on Friday. Initial findings... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Diaz pursues mission to inspire young liftersinspiration and sisterly advice as they embark on their stints in the IWF Youth
Diaz pursues mission to inspire young lifters
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
inspiration and sisterly advice as they embark on their stints in the IWF Youth World Championships on Oct. 19-25 in Penang and Asian Youth and Junior Championships on Nov. 8-16 in Tokyo. “Gagamitin namin siya to inspire iyung mga... Read more
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iafrica.com
Robot cheerleaders are hitting the roadare back with a new routine and a new stage. The Murata cheerleaders will be p
Robot cheerleaders are hitting the road
iafrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
are back with a new routine and a new stage. The Murata cheerleaders will be performing outside of Japan at the Tech Dome Penang in Malaysia for the first time this weekend. In fact the robots have their work cut out as they're scheduled to... Read more
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