High Court Rejects Selangor Govt’s Bid To Cross-examine EC Chairman

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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 9 – The High Court here today dismissed the Selangor government’s application to cross-examine Election Commission (EC) chairman Datuk Seri Mohd Hashim Abdullah (pix) in its legal action on the proposed redelineation of electoral boundaries for parliamentary and state constituencies in the state. Judge Azizul Azmi Adnan made the decision

Qualifying For World Cup Part Of Aspiration For TN50

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SERI ISKANDAR, Mar 9 – One of the aspirations of the 2050 National Transformation (TN50) is for the Malaysian football team to qualify for the World Cup, said Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin. In addition, Khairy also wants universities in Malaysia such as Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) to be on par

Penang Aims To Have “World Tallest Mural” Soon

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GEORGE TOWN, Mar 9 – Five Malaysian artists are set to make their way into the Guinness Book of Records by painting the “world’s tallest mural” on Penang’s iconic Komtar building. The World’s Tallest Mural project, which is sponsored by Only World Group (OWG), will see the artists attempting to paint on

Southeast Asian Nations To Patrol Oiracy-prone Waters

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MANILA, Mar 9 – The Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia will launch joint patrols in piracy-plagued waters, Manila’s defence secretary said Thursday, after a wave of attacks that saw Islamic militants kidnapping and murdering foreigners. The Abu Sayyaf, a kidnap-for-ransom network that has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, has been kidnapping

Bursa Malaysia Ends At Intra-day Low

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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 9 – Bursa Malaysia ended at an intra-day low today on the back of US Federal Reserve’s interest rates enactment uncertainty, dealers said. The benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) ended 8.12 points weaker at 1,717.42 from 1,725.54 on Wednesday. The index opened 2.33 points lower at 1,723.21 and

Stuck Between Gangs And Trump, Migrants Halt In Mexico

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MEXICO CITY, Mar 9 – When a gang threatened to kill Rocio, her husband and their two small children, they fled their native Honduras, hoping for asylum in the United States. Now they are stuck in Mexico, too scared to risk being deported from the United States under President Donald Trump’s crackdown

No Need To Refer To SSM On BR1M Failed Aplications

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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 8 – Those who failed in their 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) applications need not to go to the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) for any clarification. SSM, in a statement today, said the failure in the BR1M application did not carry any significant impact on registration with SSM.

PM Najib Called N. Korea To Release Malaysian

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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 7 – The Prime Minister has called for North Korea to immediately release all Malaysian citizens after Pyongyang banned them from leaving the country. In a statement published on Tuesday, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said he condemned in the strongest terms possible, North Korea’s decision to prevent Malaysian citizens from leaving

Fujitsu Develops Technology To Simplify Design And Operation Of Hybrid- And Multi-Cloud Network Infrastructure

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KAWASAKI, Japan, Mar 7 – Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. have developed technology that makes it easy to design, build, and operate virtual network infrastructure that extend across multiple clouds and corporate networks. With conventional technology it is possible to build “virtual network infrastructure” within one

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