Yimie Yong

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24 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Chinese voters wondering if BN’s manifesto includes UEC

SEREMBAN: As the general election looms, the Chinese are watching to see if the recognition of the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) will be included in the Barisan Nasional manifesto.

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23 Mar 2018 | 3:17 PM

Dr Wee: UEC recognition always on MCA's mind

SEREMBAN: MCA always has the recognition of the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) on its mind, said Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.

21 Mar 2018 | 3:09 PM

Perak DAP chairman Nga to take on Gerakan president Mah in Teluk Intan seat

SEREMBAN: Perak DAP state chairman Nga Kor Ming will be contesting against Gerakan president Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong for the Teluk Intan parliamentary seat.

 Nga Kor Ming  (left) and Mah Siew Keong (right). -The Star filepic
17 Mar 2018 | 10:57 AM

MATTA Fair March 2018 to attract 110,000 visitors

KUALA LUMPUR: The MATTA Fair March 2018 is expected to attract 110,000 visitors and achieve RM210mil in sales.

17 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

MATTA Fair fans come from afar

KUALA LUMPUR: The first day of the MATTA Fair March 2018 opened its doors to a stream of visitors, with some queueing up as early as an hour before it officially kicked off.

Making a beeline: Visitors accepting gifts at one of the booths during the MATTA Fair at the PWTC.
17 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Home owners cashing in on Airbnb

PETALING JAYA: His residential unit is located on the lower levels of the block near KL Sentral. Due to the hubbub, he could not find a long-term tenant. But when it was listed on Airbnb, it became a hit thanks to its strategic location.

New source of income: Many property owners have turned to Airbnb instead of leaving their units empty.
15 Mar 2018 | 3:31 PM

Chew Mei Fun: Candidates chosen after thorough consideration

KUALA LUMPUR: Any decision by MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai on election candidates is made after careful and thorough consideration, said Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun.

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11 Mar 2018 | 2:10 PM

Pakatan's manifesto impractical, says Liow

RAUB: Pakatan Harapan's promise to remove the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in its manifesto may sound good but it is impractical, says Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

11 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

We can ‘duit’ all, ladies!

PETALING JAYA: Financial savvy is a must-have in the modern wo­man’s arsenal of survival skills.

11 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Women must be savvy when it comes to investing

PETALING JAYA: Saving up all your money will not give you the best returns, so women need to be savvy about investing in property and other financial tools, said panellists at the Women and Wealth panel discussion at The Star’s Women’s Fiesta yesterday.