Tho Xin Yi

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9 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

More China investments in the works

KUALA LUMPUR: China entrepreneurs here can play a role in pushing for greater Malaysia-China cooperation against the backdrop of the Belt and Road Initiative, Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said.

Closer ties: The Raja Muda of Perlis (centre) flanked by Liow and Li with Chen Chen (third from right) showing the calligraphy pieces which they had added their finishing touches to.
8 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

A taste of CNY for prisoners

BENTONG: Sum Pui Yen was so happy to meet her father Yat Loy up close for the first time since he had been sent to prison 16 years ago.

6 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

From outcasts to heroes

FORMER leprosy patients were celebrated for their courage at the launch of a story gallery at the Sungai Buloh Leprosy Settlement.

Robin Leong (middle) presenting his artwork to Dr Waters (right) at the launch of the story gallery at Sungai Buloh Leprosy Settlement. On the left is Tan Hing.
28 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Malaysians hold Kuok in high regard

PETALING JAYA: Malaysians have paid tribute to billionaire Robert Kuok for playing an important role in the country’s economic growth and being a patriotic citizen.

28 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘It is foolish to spurn China’s friendship’

KUALA LUMPUR: It will be foolish for Malaysians to spurn China’s hand of friendship because the tangible economic benefits enjoyed by Malaysia from the bilateral ties with China is at its all-time high, says Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Valued ties: Najib greeting China’s ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian during the gathering with (from left) International Trade and Industry Minister II Datuk Seri Ong Ka Chuan, International Trade and Industry Minister I Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed, Ong, China’s Xiamen University president Prof Zhang Rong and China-Malaysia Qinzhou Industrial Park administrative committee executive deputy director-general Gao Pu.
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27 Feb 2018 | 3:09 PM

Najib: Both Malaysian and Chinese businesses benefit from bilateral ties

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak says Malaysia welcomes ties with China and cherishes the strong bonds of friendship between the two nations.

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8 Feb 2018 | 5:38 PM

Dr Wee: Construction group never owned 10% stake in SPV

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has revealed that Beijing Urban Construction Group (BUCG) never owned a 10% equity in the special purpose vehicle (SPV) for the Penang undersea tunnel and three roads project as claimed by the Penang government.

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5 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Canines’ turn to be in the spotlight

PLANNING for the annual Chinese New Year lantern festival is a challenging task for Fo Guang Shan (FGS) Dong Zen Temple in Jenjarom, Kuala Langat.

The main lantern and the others at this years lantern festival at FGS Dong Zen Temple are made of velvet fabric bought from China.
31 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

Shedding some light on temple’s CNY preparations

BANTING: In continuing its tradition of welcoming visitors with intri­cate lanterns during the Chinese New Year, the Fo Guang Shan (FGS) Dong Zen Temple here is once again gearing up for the celebration.

Bow-wow: Lanterns in the shape of dalmatians are set to steal the hearts of visitors this Chinese New Year.
24 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

Inspiring display by art instructor and his students

THE group art exhibition – Inspired 6 – is testament that dedication and tireless pursuit will get one far.

Yeo (third from right) and his students (from left) Lee, Teo, Shahroom, Ng and Tio join forces for the exhibition.