KL shares open slightly higher
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The benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) opened slightly higher in early trade today supported by some buying demand in selected blue-chips. At 9.03am, the barometer index stood at 1,839.22, up 0.66 points, after opening 1.3 points higher at …

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Spirit film awards: 'Birdman' tops nominations
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Director Alejandro Inarritu (third from right) poses with (from left) Amy Ryan, Edward Norton, Emma Stone, Michael Keaton and Andrea Riseborough at the 71st Venice Film Festival August 27, 2014. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Nov 26 — Existential black …

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Purging Umno 'warlords' to attract the young
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The thinking among the warlords, noted Muhyiddin, is that “money is everything in politics, no money, no talk.” “These warlords are very powerful and influential because they have many loyal supporters who are willing to do anything.” Apparently, the …

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Arsenal 1-2 Manchester United: Premier League – as it …
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90+4 min: A let-off for Arsenal, who pile their entire team apart from the goalkeeper forward for a corner, only to see the ball played to Angel Di Maria halfway inside the Manchester United half. He sprints off towards the …

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Growth, income distribution and poverty in Malaysia — Rama Ramanathan
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What if I told you the three principal authors are two of Malaysia's most humble and competent economists, Dr Muhammad Abdul Khalid, Director of Research at Khazanah; Dr Lee Hwok-Aun, a Professor of Economics at University Malaya; and one of …

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Malays, unite – Zaid Ibrahim
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This slogan is a tad too old and uninspiring, and it rings hollow as a rallying cry for this year's Umno General Assembly. Malays are not easily fooled by the false alarm, repeated over 40 years, that their problems stem primarily from their lack of …

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Singapore 1-2 Thailand: Late penalty breaks hosts' spirit
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“We conceded one goal from a cross but this is football, you cannot expect everything to go right.” Kiatisuk, who is the most capped player in the history of Thailand football, has his mind already set on the next game against Malaysia, and is …

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Malaysia Airlines offers special fare
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The all-inclusive economy class return fare from India to Malaysia and Indonesia starts at just Rs 11,860 and Rs 15,890 respectively. The national carrier also has value deals to China and Australia starting from Rs 20,830 and Rs 39,660 respectively …

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How Would New Policies In Malaysia Impact Companies Listed Here In …
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inShare. There two upcoming major changes to Malaysia's economy which would take place next year: 1) The implementation of a 6% Goods and Services Tax (GST); and 2) the termination of fuel subsidies. With so many Malaysia-based companies listed in …

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Three Shares That Beat the Market Today
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After briefly breaking above 3,200 points in the morning, the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) then slowly moved lower to close at 3,193 points for a 0.2% dip. Just over half of the index's 30 components – 16 to be exact – had ended the day with losses …

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Najib politically lost in No Man's Land
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PETALING JAYA: In his latest blog entry, former law minister Zaid Ibrahim said prime minister Najib Razak was like a leader lost in “No Man's Land, speaking to Nowhere Man and getting the attention of Nobody!” Criticising the weak Umno slogan of …

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Prasarana to reduce dependency on government funding
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Based on the latest survey conducted by the Malaysia Institute of Transport, he said, Prasarana recorded a respectable reliability of 99.7% for its rail operations and customer satisfaction was at a credible rate of 77.9%. “Nevertheless, we are …

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