Winnie Yeoh

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3 Apr 2015 | 2:57 PM

Prayers mark Karpal Singh's death anniversary

GEORGE TOWN: Three days of prayers are being held to commemorate the first death anniversary of DAP stalwart Karpal Singh.

Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, Karpal Singh's sons Penang DAP deputy chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo and Puchong MP Gobind Singh Deo paying their respect to Karpal at the Wadda Gurdwara Sahib temple at Jalan Gurdwara, Penang. Pic by: Gary Chen/The Star
29 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Skilled options at polytechs

POLYTECHNICS are becoming the first choice for school-leavers looking for engineering and technical courses.

Politeknik Ungku Omar students working on a Naza Forza at the workshop of their campus in Ipoh.
22 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

LIMA ’15 the best ever, says Najib

LANGKAWI: The 13th edition of the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) has been described by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Abdul Razak as the best ever.

21 Mar 2015 | 3:20 PM

Next Lima expected to see more participation, says minister

LANGKAWI: The Defence Ministry is expecting a 10% increase in participation at the 14th Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) that will be held in 2017.

The crowd at 2017 Lima.
21 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Four aerobatic teams thrill crowd

LANGKAWI: Four aerobatic teams from China, UAE, Singapore and Malaysia performed stunning manoeuvres in the sky for four hours, thrilling some 10,000 visitors at the 13th Langkawi International Martitime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA).

Breathtaking: Part of a crowd of people watching the aerobatic flying show put up by the four teams in Langkawi. - Bernama
20 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Crowd thrilled watching demo on the rescue of captured ship

THE maritime force delivered a smooth demonstration in recapturing a vessel seized by a hostile party.

Dramatic water bomb: The Bombardier 415MP plane dousing the flames on the ‘captured’ ship.
20 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

RM9.3bil in deals inked this edition

LANGKAWI: Some RM9.3bil worth of contracts and other documents were inked at this year’s Langkawi International Maritime and Aero­space Exhibition, the highest on record. This is a 121% jump from the previous exhibition in 2013.

Grand show:The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force aerobatic team Fursan performing a routine and (inset) a member of the Royal Saudi Arabian Army checking out a DCL120 machine gunsight, produced by Di Optical USA. — AFP /Bloomberg
19 Mar 2015 | 6:33 PM

Hisham explains RM330,000 cash purchase for new car

LANGKAWI: Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein has clarified that he is paying cash for a new car as he had a positive balance after trading in his old vehicle.

Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein. - Bernama
19 Mar 2015 | 11:51 AM

Contracts and MoUs worth over RM9bil signed at LIMA’15

LANGKAWI: The Ministry of Defence has witnessed the signing of contracts and other documents worth nearly RM9.3bil at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) Exhibition 2015.

19 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Liow: Harmonised regulations will benefit all 10 countries

LANGKAWI: The 10 Asean members are on track for the Single Aviation Market (SAM) policy which is set to be completed by this year.