Sunday, 25/2/2018 | 9:48 UTC+8
  • China presses US to invest more in its own economy

    Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei on Tuesday (Jun 23) called on the United States to boost its domestic savings and investment to strengthen growth, including spending to improve infrastructure. WASHINGTON: Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei on Tuesday (Jun 23) called on the United States to boost its domestic savings and investment to strengthen growth, including

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  • China: Yulin dog meat festival, 10,000 Dogs has been consumed

    The annual dog meat festival in China’s southwestern town of Yulin has attracted scores of protesters and online criticisms, after thousands of dogs were slaughtered in the annual celebration of the summer solstice. BEIJING: An annual dog meat festival in the town of Yulin, south-west of China, has provoked an increasing backlash from within the

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  • Estimate $7.0 billion Revenues From Mobile Gaming By 2019 in SEA region

    South East Asia Mobile Gaming Industry Estimated To Generate US$7.0 billion by 2019. Southeast Asia’s mobile gaming revenues are expected to grow six-fold to over US$7.0 billion in the next five years thanks to smartphones and high-speed Internet access, an industry report said Tuesday. Revenues only crossed the $1.0 billion mark in 2014 but are expected to rise

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    New earthquake recorded near Ranau on Tuesday evening

    PETALING JAYA: An earthquake measuring in at 4.3 on the Richter scale was recorded on Tuesday evening near Ranau, said the Malaysian Meteorology Department. “A weak earthquake has occurred at 5:33pm with a magnitude 4.3 and depth 10km at Ranau, Sabah, 19km Northwest of Ranau. Tremors were felt in Kota Kinabalu, Kota Belud, Ranau &

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  • How to protecting yourself against MERS infections?

    As South Korea struggles to contain the spread of the Middle East Respiratory Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), neighbouring Asian countries are becoming increasingly concerned and want to learn more about the disease and how to protect themselves against infection. Since the first reported case of MERS infection in South Korea on May 20, the number of MERS

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    ‘Top’ Mara official, 2 others linked to RM65 million Melbourne property scam, says Aussie paper

    KUALA LUMPUR (June 23): A “top” Mara officer, senior official and former politician have allegedly spent millions of government funds to buy an apartment block in Melbourne in a property scam, The Age newspaper said today. In the exclusive report, the Australian paper alleges that “a group of super-rich Malaysian officials” overpaid by A$4.75 million

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  • Sungai Buloh Hospital has apologised for a woman being allegedly denied entry for wearing shorts.
    Hospital apologises for denying entry to woman in shorts

    PETALING JAYA: The Sungai Buloh Hospital has apologised over the incident of a woman who was allegedly barred from entering the compound because she was wearing shorts. Hospital director Dr Khalid Ibrahim said it is neither the Health Ministry nor hospital’s policy to stop anybody from going into the hospital based on their attire. “We

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  • Dr Mahathir says treating multiracial communities equally using meritocracy has failed to produce tangible results. Photo: The Malay Mail Online
    With New Economic Policy, Malaysia did better job than US in creating racial equity: Mahathir

    KUALA LUMPUR — Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today (June 23) lauded Malaysia’s New Economic Policy (NEP) for creating a society that he claimed was more equitable than other multiracial nations, including even the United States. Citing a feature in American magazine Foreign Affairs which included a study of Malaysia’s record on race relations,

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    A comparison of SOHC vs DOHC

    SOHC refers to Single Overhead Camshaft. In SOHC, the camshaft is situated in the cylinder head, above the valves. The valves are opened and closed either directly with a shim between the cam lobe and the valve stem, or via a rocker arm. SOHC engine valve configurations typically have 2 or 3 valves per cylinder.

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  • Samsung heir apologises in public for MERS spread

    SEOUL — The heir of the Samsung business group made a deep bow in apology as criticism mounts on a Samsung hospital for its role in spreading the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). Mr Lee Jae-yong, 47, apologised to the MERS victims and patients today (June 23) in his first public speech since taking over

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