Adrian Chan

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5 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Bitter end to a sweet spot

PETALING JAYA: The controversy surrounding the two demolished seafood restaurants at Lovers’ Bridge in Tanjung Sepat, Kuala Langat – which were tourist attractions – continues to dish up interest.

Gone forever: The state of the Lover Bridge Seafood Restaurant after it was torn down.
3 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Foreign workers go underground

PETALING JAYA: It is only the third day of a nationwide operation against illegal foreign workers but employers are beginning to feel the heat.

In limbo: Foreign workers waiting to be screened during an Immigration department raid in Jalan Kapar, Klang.
2 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Smooth switch to PIN cards

PETALING JAYA: Industry players reported no hiccups in the migration to personal identification number (PIN) enabled cards.

30 Jun 2017 | 6:34 PM

Liow saddened by increase in accident rate despite safety campaign

BENTONG: The number of accidents during the second week of Ops Selamat has increased despite the Government's efforts to promote safe driving, says Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

29 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Take new ransomware menace seriously, M’sians told

PETALING JAYA: Be vigilant against the NotPetya ransomware because it could render infected machines unusable, the Govern­ment warns.

25 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

‘Money game operators exploiting legal loophole’

CHERAS: A loophole in the law needs to be quickly plugged to prevent Malaysia from becoming a hotspot for money game operators, said Malaysian Direct Distribution Association (MDDA).

25 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Adding meaning to life with numbers

IMAGINE knowing which stretch of road near your home has the highest accident rate, or having access to statistics that showed which part of your city is more prone to crime.

Sharing insights: (From left) World Bank Group country manager for Malaysia Faris Hadad-Zervos, Dr Mohd Uzir, Malaysia Economic Association president Tan Sri Dr Sulaiman Mahbob, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation director of data economy Dr Karl Ng and co-author of the latest Malaysia Economic Monitor Dr Kenneth Simler at the panel session during the launch of World Bank’s Malaysia Economic Monitor at Sasana Kijang in Kuala Lumpur.
22 Jun 2017 | 9:49 AM

MBI investors vent anger in online forum in China

PETALING JAYA: More than a dozen MBI Group International investors have taken to a popular online forum in China to demand the return of their investments following the arrest of its founder.

22 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Injecting humour to webfilm

KUALA LUMPUR: Petronas’ Hari Raya webfilm this year adopts a much more light-hearted tone compared to its usual heartwarming and touching stories.

Young and talented: Cast of Donut ke Karipap (From left) Muzayyin Mahyuddin, 10 (Hakim), Sanjitha Devi Sri Vijayan, 10 (Arathi), Clement Eng Kai Yao, 13 (Ah Keong) and Mohd Hamyzan Ishan Johan, 10 (Joseph) having a light moment during the launch at KLCC.
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21 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

‘Treat sex assault cases seriously’

PETALING JAYA: E-hailing companies must view incidences of as­­sault, especially sexual assault, seriously, said the Malaysian Insti­tute of Road Safety Research (Miros).

Road to improvement: Miros is working with Uber to ensure that its vehicles are roadworthy under the Asean New Car Assessment Programme.