Yimie Yong

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21 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Dr M: Govt will protect you

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has urged whistleblowers in the business community to step forward and report corrupt officials from the previous administration.

This one’s for you: Dr Mahathir (centre) being honoured by VVIPs from ACCCIM (from left) Tan Sri Andrew Liew Sui Fatt, Datuk Lim Kok Cheong, Tan Sri Lim Guan Teik, Ter, Tan Sri William Cheng and Tan Sri Francis Yeoh with a 93rd birthday cake after he had officiated the event in Kuala Lumpur.
20 Jul 2018 | 3:43 PM

Blame 'Jho Low and gang' if corporate tax remains high, quips Guan Eng

KUALA LUMPUR: The corporate tax rate cannot be reduced while the level of national debt remains high, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.

Lim Guan Eng at a special luncheon organised by ACCCIM on Friday. -Ong Soon Hin/The Star
13 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Countdown to Super Sunday

PETALING JAYA: It is going to be a Super Sunday as fans gear up for the World Cup 2018 final and a boxing extravaganza.

Title holders: Dr Mahathir receiving boxer Pacquiao, who is in Kuala Lumpur for the WBA welterweight championship. The title fight will be held at Axiata Arena on Sunday. Pacquiao will take on reigning champion Matthysse.
11 Jul 2018 | 2:52 PM

Pusma welcomes amendments to Private Employment Agencies Act

PETALING JAYA: The National Association of Human Resources Malaysia (Pusma) has welcomed amendments to the Private Employment Agencies Act 2017 to regulate private employment agencies and curb illegal recruitment firms.

9 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Life-changing academy

KUALA LUMPUR: Opportunities don’t usually come knocking at the door when you live in a small village away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Throw low income into the equation and there is every possibility that you will “miss the boat”, so to speak.

First class: Dr Mahathir with the first batch of TTA trainees.
4 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Najib to face several charges

PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak is expected to face several charges for committing offences under two Acts, sources said.

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4 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

No decision to review Pan Borneo Highway

KUALA LUMPUR: The Government has yet to make a decision on whether to review the Pan Borneo Highway, says newly-minted Works Minister Baru Bian.

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30 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Grab driver driven by selflessness

PETALING JAYA: A Grab driver never thought that driving a sick woman to the hospital would gain him fame on social media.

Ride-sharing and caring: Mohd Nor Iman and Kiaw still keep in touch a month after the helpful trip he gave her mother.
26 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Glow with healthy skin and hair

PETALING JAYA: Medical experts in beauty and health will be speaking during the Star Health Expo 2018.

The doctors are in: Dr Jasmine and Dr Yuen.