DESPITE being nervous leading to the release of Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) 2017 results, Chua Wan Qing, one of two of Johor’s top SPM scorers with 11 straight A+s, is clear that she wants to do something tech-related in the future.
Tokyo: Japan’s finance minister will skip a G20 meeting next week, officials said, to address parliament as pressure mounts over a cronyism scandal and alleged cover-up dogging the prime minister.
MELAKA: Pulau Upeh, the tiny island off the coast of the city, will be redeveloped and named D’Upeh Spa and Wellness hub.
JAKARTA: Critics say a new Indonesian law could protect legislators from investigations by the powerful anti-graft commission, triggering anger at what many regard as a grave setback for the world’s third largest democracy.
MEXTER Technology Bhd (code:0075) is battling at a crucial support line in an attempt to regain its footing.
KUANTAN Builder’s Association Lion and Dragon Dance Club beat nine other troupes to become champion of the Acrobatic Lion Dance Championship at Gamuda Walk Mall in Kota Kemuning, Shah Alam.
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HOUSTON: Saudi Arabia’s willingness to delay the initial public offering (IPO) of state oil company Aramco to 2019 has several motivations, from regulatory risk to competing projects in the government’s crowded agenda.
SCHOOL leavers will find no better place to chart their future than the Star Education Fair 2018 in Penang today and tomorrow.
GOMBAK: Two suspected robbers, armed with machetes, were shot dead when they charged at the police at Templer Park after being cornered.
GREEN technology consultant Dr Mohamed Yunus Mohamed Yasin has spent the last 14 years working towards inspiring students in the learning of science.
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.
PETALING JAYA: There are over 31,900 listings in Malaysia on Airbnb, with the annual median host income averaging RM4,725.
PETALING JAYA: Given that Airbnb or homestay has become a global trend, the authorities should introduce rules and regulations that are in line with the trend, says Friends of Kota Damansara chairman Jeffrey Phang.
THE closing date for the Star Education Fund is March 30. Students need not be top scorers to receive Star Education Fund scholarship.
THE upcoming Setia Fontaines development encompassing 678ha in Bertam on the mainland drew strong interest even before it was open for sale.
KUCHING: Matters relating to infrastructure development, raising socio-economic levels and devolution of power are expected to be in the Sarawak Barisan Nasional manifesto, said chief political secretary to the chief minister Abdullah Saidol.