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18 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Liow: LIMA getting more private sector participants

LANGKAWI: The Langkawi Inter­national Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA 2015) is beginning to see more participation from the private sector, says Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

18 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Najib: Best maritime show so far

LANGKAWI: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak hailed this year’s edition of the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA 2015), which sees the participation of a record-breaking 512 companies from 36 countries, as the best since its inception in 1991.

Impressive : Najib (centre) with (from left) Liow, China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation deputy general manager Bill Ren, China Ambassador to Malaysia Huang Huikang, Armed Forces chief Gen Tan Sri Zulkifeli Mohd Zin and China Defence Attache Senior Colonel Chen Wei looking at an aircraft carrier model at the corporation’s booth at LIMA 2015.
17 Mar 2015 | 11:16 AM

New Malaysian-owned airline launched at LIMA '15

LANGKAWI: A new Malaysian-owned airline, flymojo, was launched Tuesday at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) 2015 exhibition.

17 Mar 2015 | 9:17 AM

Grand opening for LIMA '15

LANGKAWI: The 13th edition of the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) exhibition commenced in high spirits with an opening flypast by the Royal Malaysian Air Force.

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak at the opening ceremony of LIMA '15 in Langkawi, Kedah. -ZHAFARAN NASIB/The Star
15 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

House hunters seek mid-range homes at property fair

GEORGE TOWN: House hunters are scouting mainly for mid-range homes at the four-day Star Property Fair 2015.

Exciting opportunities: Visitor Aphayleen Pakpai (centre) and her husband Suchart Sisongkram (second from right) being briefed on the the Jesselton Villas project by Berjaya Land Berhad marketing executive Chai Yee Kuan (left) and Choong Jo Ann (right) as senior executive of properties marketing Tan May Lee (second from left) looks on.
12 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Revel in the embrace of nature

ONE of Malaysia’s fastest rising property developers, Eco World Development Group Berhad (EcoWorld) is set to showcase its maiden project in Penang, EcoTerraces at Star Property Fair 2015 today.

Therapeutic sights: The well-planned landscape of EcoTerraces in Paya Terubong which will incorporate an existing on-site natural waterfall.
10 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Girls’ solemn pledge of peace

IT was a heartwarming moment when 1,800 Brownies, Girl Guides and Rangers donated money and pledged their support for peace and development globally.

Emblems of success: (From left) Su, Chan and north district commissioner Chew Woan Shyan showing the girls badges collected from around the world.
10 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

No to one-way system

A GROUP of residents in Taman Pekaka in Sungai Dua, Penang, is frustrated over the one-way traffic arrangement affecting several roads in the housing estate.

Making their voices heard: The residents holding a peaceful protest against the new one-way traffic arrangement in Taman Pekaka.
5 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Big boost for Net users

GOOD news for Penangites. The state’s free WiFi service has seen a five-fold increase in bandwidth from 75Mbps to 375Mbps.

5 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Booking through taxi app costs only RM5 for all routes on island

IT’S RM5 to any destination within Penang island. That’s the fare when you book a taxi via the MyTeksi app.

Cool promo: Taxi drivers in Penang inviting customers to try their servicesduring the launch of the RM5 flat rate to all places within Penang island offered by cab-booking app MyTeksi at the Esplanade in Penang.