Saturday, 22/9/2018 | 7:48 UTC+8
  • Chance of KL quake remote

    PETALING JAYA: Although chances are remote, experts agree that the possibility of the big one hitting Kuala Lumpur cannot be ruled out. Universiti Malaya Geology Department Assoc Prof Mustaffa Kamal Shuib said although Malaysia was located outside the Pacific Ring of Fire, an ancient fault line under Kuala Lumpur could reactivate due to tectonic pressure.

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  • 7.5 million litres of RON95 petrol has gone missing

    KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysian-registered tanker carrying nearly 7.5 million litres of RON95 petrol has gone missing in the waters off Johor’s east coast. Enforcement officials are now searching for the missing tanker, which became uncontactable some 31.5km (17 nautical miles) off Pulau Aur since 8.54pm last Thursday. MT Orkim Harmony was sailing from Malacca to

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  • Over RM6bil GST collected

    KUALA LUMPUR: More than RM6 billion in Goods and Services Tax (GST) were recorded, Dewan Rakyat told. Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ahmad Maslan said of the amount recorded yesterday, some RM3.36 billion of were from imports, while RM2.9 billion were GST net. “A total of447,236 business premises were checked between April 1 and June 1.

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    What is the impact of weakening ringgit?

    Since goods and services will be cheaper due to fall in the Malaysian ringgit. Thus, would boost exports and encourage foreign tourists to visit Malaysia. The sliding local currency brings both good and bad to the domestic economy The weakening of the ringgit or rather the rise of the US dollar against the rest of

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    Good to eat Banana for your health?

    Adding a banana to your daily diet has an array of benefits in your body. Bananas help you reach your weight-loss goals, keep your bowels healthy, provide nutrients that regulate heart rhythm and have vitamin compounds for eye health. Benefit Of Banana: Weight Loss Finding foods to fit into your weight-loss diet can be challenging,

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  • Thai_mers
    Thailand: Red Alert for MERS Threat

    As South Korea reels under crisis, Public Health Ministry Thailand to add disease to danger list THAILAND is swinging into full alert against the killer Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) threat, which has already had serious impacts on South Korea, compelling the country to cut its interest rate in a bid to soften the blow

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    Johor Sultan: “Don’t listen to trouble makers”

    Indian community should not be influenced by any party JOHOR BARU: The Indian community should not be influenced by any party out to create trouble and disturb the unity in Johor, said Johor Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar. He said the state government or the Johor Sultanate had never excluded any race from its administration. Sultan Ibrahim

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  • High-Speed Rail (HSR), no room for error

    KUALA LUMPUR: After years of discussion, the only thing that is now “pretty much decided” about the much vaunted and highly anticipated 330km high speed rail (HSR) that will halve the door-to-door travel time from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore, is that the alignment will run through Nusajaya, Muar, Batu Pahat, Melaka, Seremban and Putrajaya, according

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