Thai’s Constitutional Court Removes Yingluck From Office

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BANGKOK, May 7 – Thailand’s Constitutional Court today ruled that caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was guilty and had abused her power in transferring out National Security Council (NSC) chief Thawil Plensri in 2011, and therefore would have to step down. Yingluck could no longer stay in her position as caretaker

HIV Cases Involving Youths Alarming – Hilmi

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GEORGE TOWN, May 7 – An increase in the number of HIV/Aids cases among youths, especially those aged between 20 and 30, is alarming said Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya. Hilmi said 78.8 percent of the cases involves youths who are between 20 and 30 years old. He said

GLE Centre Eyes RM4 Million Sales This Year

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KUALA TERENGGANU, May 7 – Kelantan-based coffee and cosmetics producer GLE Centre Enterprise aims to double its health drink sales to RM4 million this year from RM2 million last year. Managing Director Mohd Zulkifli Harun said the target is achievable based on the positive response to its products in Sabah and

Maxis Is Exclusive Carrier For HTC Devices

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 – Maxis Bhd has partnered with smartphone manufacturer, HTC, to become the exclusive carrier for the former’s devices, starting with the latest model, HTC One (M8), from May 8. In a statement here Tuesday, Maxis said currently it is the only local telecommunications company to offer the

Bonia Corp Incorporates New Subsidiary

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 – Bonia Corp Bhd has incorporated a subsidiary in Malaysia, Podium Retail Sdn Bhd, to carry out supply, retailing and dealing with fashionable goods, accessories and beauty products. In a filing to Bursa Malaysia Wednesday, Bonia said the incorporation of Podium Retail was funded by internal resources. Podium

Bomb Blasts In Hat Yai Injures 13

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HAT YAI, May 6 – Hat Yai, a popular tourist town located in southern Thailand was jolted by two bomb explosions which injured 13 people and damaged cars and buildings nearby. No Malaysians were listed among the injured victims who were treated at five hospitals in the town. Songkla police chief Maj

Govt Should Streamline Regulations Concerning Land Transport

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 5 – The Government should revamp the regulations and tasks of agencies pertaining to public transport services to avoid misunderstanding over responsibilities and scope of authority. Chairman of the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) Tan Sri Syed Hamid Albar said, a revamp was important as the land transport

Obama Touched By Malaysia’s Hospitality, Warmth

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 5 – It may have been a short visit for Barack Obama, but the United States (US) president was overwhelmed by Malaysia’s hospitality and touched by its people’s warmth and friendliness. This was disclosed by US Ambassador to Malaysia Joseph Y. Yun at a media roundtable in the

Female Mountain Climber To Take On Mount McKinley In Alaska

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SEPANG, May 5 – One year after conquering the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest, Malaysia’s woman climber Siti Hanisah Sharuddin, will take on the highest mountain in the North American continent, Mount McKinley. Accompanied by her trainers, Muhammad Illham Ishak and Zainudin Lot, Hanisah, 24, left for Alaska, in the United

Timeline Of The Search For MH370

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 5 – The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH370 enters its 60th day tomorrow as Malaysia and several other countries consider a new phase of scouring the floor of the southern Indian Ocean. The focus has shifted to the ocean floor after an aerial, surface

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