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Alex Teng

newsdesk@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Alex Teng

26 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Missing – notice of seizure at Jho Low’s house

GEORGE TOWN: The notice of seizure on the RM25mil bungalow owned by fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho’s mother in Tanjung Bungah Park has gone missing.

The bungalow in Tanjung Bungah.- Photo by Lim Beng Tatt/The Star
25 Mar 2019 | 4:24 PM

Missing: Notice of seizure on bungalow belonging to Jho Low's mother

GEORGE TOWN: The seizure notice on the RM25mil bungalow in Tanjung Bungah, owned by the mother of fugitive businessman Jho Low, has gone missing.

The bungalow in Tanjung Bungah.-Photo by Lim Beng Tatt/The Star
24 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Jho Low family bungalow seized

GEORGE TOWN: Although Low Taek Jho’s family has not been seen at their three-storey bungalow in Tanjung Bungah Park, neighbours say the house and cars parked there are cleaned regularly.

Luxurious abode: The three-storey bungalow in Tanjung Bungah Park owned by fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho’s family.
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23 Mar 2019 | 11:39 AM

Jho Low's three-storey bungalow in Tanjung Bungah seized by police

GEORGE TOWN: A three-storey bungalow in Tanjung Bungah Park owned by fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho's family has been seized by the police.

27 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Millions of local coconuts left unsold

GEORGE TOWN: Local coconuts have been dumped at plantations and warehouses in the country as imported coconuts from neigh­bouring countries are the preferred choice of Malaysians because of cheaper prices.

Stiff competition: In this file pic, a coconut stock imported from Indonesia through Batu Pahat is being loaded onto a truck. Local suppliers say coconuts from these countries are starving out homegrown coconut businesses.
7 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Analysts hail new property gains tax

THE Federal Government has taken positive measures to raise revenue without taxing the lower- income group in Budget 2019, says KPMG Tax Services Sdn Bhd executive director Evelyn Lee.

30 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Taking Penang to the next level

GEORGE TOWN: It’s easy to understand why Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow is such a popular figure in Penang despite hailing from Kuala Lumpur.

Man with a plan: Chow elaborating on his vision for Penang during an interview with The Star at Komtar in George Town.
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26 Nov 2017 | 7:00 AM

Tunku’s steadfast aide dies at age 85

GEORGE TOWN: When Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj was on his deathbed, only six people were allowed to see him at the hospital. One of them was Owen Chung.

Illustrious life: Tunku (left) chatting with Chung at an event in 1980s.
6 Nov 2017 | 7:00 AM

Deluge in Penang: Rescue operations in full swing

THE underpass below the Seberang Jaya roundabout near Butterworth became impassable to traffic after it was completely flooded in a 14-hour storm.

Vehicles submerged in floodwater in Jalan Padang Lalang, Bukit Mertajam.
6 Nov 2017 | 7:00 AM

A tempest flays the north

GEORGE TOWN: When the storm hit, everyone in the north prayed it would soon blow over.

In dire straits: George Town city submerged in water following the flashflood that resulted from the downpour. — Bernama