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3 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Justo hands ‘important’ files to MACC

PUTRAJAYA: Swiss whistleblower Xavier Justo has given the Malay­sian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) “important” files said to be related to the alleged culprits from PetroSaudi International in the 1Ma­­laysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal.

In the spotlight: Justo leaving the MACC headquarters in Putrajaya. — Kamarul Ariffin/The Star
2 Nov 2018 | 6:08 PM

Justo hands over files relating to PetroSaudi International and 1MDB to MACC

PUTRAJAYA: Swiss whistleblower Xavier Justo has handed over to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) important files on PetroSaudi International and its dealings with wealth fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

19 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Amazing Spring’ production team has to cope with fire and fake news

PETALING JAYA: The production team of a film being shot in Bandar Bukit Puchong in Selangor not only had to deal with a fire that broke out on set, injuring 31 of the cast members including Hong Kong veteran actress Sharon Yeung Pan-pan, but fake news as well.

First aid: Safety personnel and movie crew rushing to the aid of a victim after a fire at a movie set in Bandar Bukit Puchong. Inset: Yeung. — Picture from social media
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27 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Justo returns to help in 1MDB probe

EXCLUSIVE:PETALING JAYA: Swiss whistleblower and former PetroSaudi International executive Xavier Andre Justo has returned to Malaysia for the third time to help with the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) investigations.

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26 Jun 2018 | 10:41 PM

1MDB whistleblower Justo back in town

PETALING JAYA: Swiss whistleblower Xavier Andre Justo has returned to Malaysia for the third time to help with the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) investigation.

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12 Mar 2017 | 7:00 AM

Advanced tech transfer to Malaysia

MALACCA: Two companies will transfer their most advanced technologies from China to Malaysia for the production of glass panels and construction of a power plant, says China’s ambassador to Malaysia Dr Huang Huikang.

Working visit: (From left) Xinyi Glass Holdings Ltd group vice-president Datuk Charles Zha, Dr Huang and Malacca government special envoy to China Datuk Wira Gan Tian Loo visiting the glass factory in Jasin, Malacca.
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3 May 2016 | 7:00 AM

Love for Sarawak’s various races is Adenan’s inspiration behind catchphrases

MIRI: Tan Sri Adenan Satem has finally revealed the “inspiration” behind his catchphrases “ooh ha” and “you you”.

Let’s get things going: Adenan having a chat with Datuk Gerawat Gala (second from left), the Barisan Nasional candidate for Mulu at the party leaders’ dinner event in Miri. — Bernama
1 Jun 2015 | 7:00 AM

‘Giant’ rat on social media sites no bigger than the rest

THE photo of a so-called “giant” rat in Subang Jaya that went viral recently is real but the rat was actually a lot smaller than it appeared to be.

Optical illusion: Har (above) says the rat was a lot smaller than it appeared to be.
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19 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Special cheer for Ampang-born senior living in China

GUANGZHOU: Octogenarian Yang Lang, who moved here more than six decades ago from his birthplace in Ampang, has much reason to cheer this Chinese New Year.

Connecting with each other: A combo photo of Yang Lang (top) watching a video message from Sow Yeong on a handphone, while she enjoys the songs sung by her brother in his video message.
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1 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM

Family elated with release

PETALING JAYA: Family members of the Shanghai woman, who was abducted from the Singamata Reef Resort in Semporna on April 2 and released on Friday after 58 days in captivity, are elated by her return.