Yimie Yong

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19 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Dialysis centre aims to help the needy

PETALING JAYA: The light orange dome of Masjid Jamek Sultan Abdul Aziz, a landmark building along the busy Jalan Templer here, often captures the attention of passers-by.

Everyone is welcome: The dialysis centre within Masjid Jamek Sultan Abdul Aziz in Jalan Templer, Petaling Jaya, treats patients regardless of their background, race and religion.
14 Feb 2018 | 7:19 PM

Liow: Around 80% of train tickets sold for CNY

KUALA LUMPUR: Rail services have become a popular way for Malaysians to return to their hometowns during the Chinese New Year season, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

13 Feb 2018 | 6:01 PM

Penang undersea tunnel: Liow rubbishes allegations of pressuring CRCC to disclose information

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai has rubbished allegations that he pressured China Railway Construction Corporation Ltd (CRCC) to disclose information regarding the roads and tunnel project in Penang.

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13 Feb 2018 | 12:38 PM

Liow: TAR UC may get university status by year-end

KUALA LUMPUR: Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) could be granted university status by the end of this year, says Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.

10 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Spike in arrivals from China

PETALING JAYA: More Chinese nationals will be spending the upcoming Chinese New Year holidays in Malaysia – some 70% more, compared to January last year.

Major draw: Chinese tourists flocking to the cultural attractions at George Town’s core heritage zone.
9 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘Tour Buddy’ programme gets mixed reviews

PETALING JAYA: The new “Tour Buddy” programme which allows locals to hosts tourists has gotten mixed reviews from the travel industry.

8 Feb 2018 | 6:12 PM

Nurul Izzah says will defend Lembah Pantai seat, but will abide party's decision

PETALING JAYA: PKR vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar has reiterated that she is committed to defending her seat at Lembah Pantai but will abide by the decision of the party leadership.

5 Feb 2018 | 8:42 PM

Take care of Ah Jib Gor, Shahrizat tells senior citizens

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil wants senior citizens to "take care of Ah Jib Gor" in the coming general election.

Shahrizat (centre) mingling with residents of the home. On the right is Wanita MCA chief Datuk Heng Seai Kie. - Bernama
3 Feb 2018 | 2:47 PM

Chew Mei Fun says she's prepared to face any opponent in Raub

KUALA LUMPUR: MCA vice-president Datin Paduka Chew Mei Fun said she will continue her work in Raub and prepare for the coming general election, regardless of who her opponent is.

3 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

China offers a huge market for M’sian biodiesel producers

PUTRAJAYA: China is encouraging more Chinese corporations to invest in the primary industries in Malaysia especially in biofuels, said Chinese ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian.

Successful meeting: Mah (left) shaking hands with Bai at a joint press conference in Putrajaya.