Fashion-conscious With A Cause

It is rather obvious that Malaysians are in love with international brands. Some would take the liberty to book a flight over to certain countries to purchase brands that are not available here. Howe...

Tokyo med school offers spots to unfairly denied students

A Tokyo medical university that altered entrance exam results to exclude women said on Wednesday it would offer places to dozens of applicants unfairly denied. The institution’s president said it wou...

QSR eyes 67 new KFC, 60 Pizza Hut outlets by 2021

KUALA LUMPUR: QSR Brands (M) Holdings Bhd (QSR), the franchisee of KFC and Pizza Hut plans to open a minimum 67 KFC and 60 Pizza Hut restaurants by end-2021, to strengthen its market position. Managi...

Wholesale and retail trade posts RM104.7 bln sales in Sept

KUALA LUMPUR: Wholesale and retail trade sales recorded a growth of 7.2 per cent to RM104.7 billion in September 2018 compared with the same month last year, due to double-digit growth of 10.5 per ce...

Primary Industries Ministry to study rubber floor price

KAJANG: The Primary Industries Ministry will conduct a study on the Rubber Production Incentive (IPG) floor price, which is currently set at RM2.20. Its Minister, Teresa Kok said the government has p...

Migration to postpaid from prepaid will continue — Maxis

KUALA LUMPUR: The migration from prepaid to postpaid is expected to continue at a fast pace, but there is still a niche for prepaid customers, said Maxis Head of Consumer Business, Dushyan Vaithiyana...

Light, water for all by 2025

‘ These allocations are a clear  testimony of the GPS government’s commitment to uplift the socio-economic well-being of the rural populace. ‘ KUCHING: The state is confident ev...

Highlights of the winding-up speeches

  Datuk Abdul Karim Hamzah, Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports • Medical Tourism Coordination Committee to facilitate the entry of medical visitors next year. • State saw 33,40...

PKR Julau polls’ fate in thumb drive

  KUCHING: A thumb drive could very well determine whether PKR Julau election was rigged or not. The supposed damning device, now with the Malaysian-Anti Corruption Comission (MACC), was claimed...