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A tale of rubber gloves, condoms & palm oil

KUALA LUMPUR: Rubber is a blessed word in these difficult times as its transformation into gloves has proved life-saving with even the world's largest economy singing praises...

Plantation, commodity sectors exempted from movement restriction order

KUALA LUMPUR: Workers in the plantation and commodities sector have been exempted from the Movement Control Order and are allowed to resume their work...

Malaysia to strengthen ties with India

KUALA LUMPUR: Newly-appointed Primary Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Dr Mohd Khairuddin Aman Razali said Malaysia would strengthen its ties with India, particularly to boost palm oil exports.

Malaysia, Pakistan keen to enhance trade in commodities

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia and Pakistan are keen to further explore ways to enhance trade in commodities as well as avenues to further expand Malaysian...

India’s latest tax revision makes palm oil more competitive

KUALA LUMPUR: New Delhi’s latest tax revision has made palm oil more competitive against the alternatives such as sunflower oil and soybean oil, which have the narrowest...

Riding high on bullish palm oil prices

KUCHING: Soaring palm oil prices in recent weeks have driven up the share prices of Sarawak-based plantation companies to their highest levels in about...

CPO export tax unlikely to affect EU demand

KUALA LUMPUR: The reinstatement of crude palm oil (CPO) export tax starting next month is unlikely to affect demand for the local commodity in...

Indonesia sues EU over palm oil

JAKARTA: Indonesia has filed a World Trade Organisation lawsuit against the European Union over plans to phase out palm oilbased biofuel for cars, the...

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Aid recipients to get money in advance

KUCHING: Monthly monetary assistance from the Department of Social Welfare is credited into the bank accounts of...

Media practitioners get 1000 free face masks

KUCHING: One thousand face masks were given to media frontliners to keep them safe while covering events...

Needy families receive essential goods

MUKAH:  Several needy families in Kampung Sungai Alo and a resettlement scheme in the village affected by...

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Aid recipients to get money in advance

KUCHING: Monthly monetary assistance from the Department...

Media practitioners get 1000 free face masks

KUCHING: One thousand face masks were given...