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Business 15 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Rise of wealth managers to meet demands of affluent customers

THE growth in affluent population and increasingly well-informed and knowledgeable consumers in the country have resulted in the rise of wealth managers and the wealth management business of banks.

Nation 14 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Govt defers double-track project

Compiled by Ivy Soon (Dec 7 - Dec 13)

Nation 12 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Double-track railway not priority, says Abdullah

The controversial RM14.5bil double-track railway project must be postponed because the Government has priority for other more important development projects, Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said.

Lifestyle 09 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Languishing in the heat

The leading scientist of the world#8217;s authoritative body on climate change shares his views and concerns on the global environmental crisis with TAN CHENG LI.

Nation 05 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Incinerators are a necessity, says MINT

The public should accept incinerators as an integral part of an integrated solid waste management system, Malaysia Institute For Nuclear Technology Research (MINT) technical services director Dr Muhd Noor Yunus said.

Business 04 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sarawak firms get RM334m job

TWO Sarawak-based companies have been awarded contracts worth RM334mil by the federal government for the state's coastal highway project in Mukah division.

Nation 04 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

New roads to link coastal villages

The Sarawak government's efforts to bring coastal villages into the development mainstream will get a boost when the planned 675km coastal road network is completed by 2006.

Lifestyle 02 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Lives lit up

For decades, the villagers of remote Kampung Denai in Rompin, Pahang, have been living without any electricity supply. Now, thanks to a pioneering solar energy project, development has crept up to their doorstep and they can enjoy the comforts of modern living, surrounded by electrical appliances. But progress comes at a price for the poor villagers.

Nation 27 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

Social ills a challenge to community and nation

HINDU bodies organising religious, socio-economic and education programmes must find ways to eradicate social ills in the Indian community, I>Malaysia Nanban/Isaid on Monday.

Nation 24 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

Let’s leave our children a brighter legacy, says Hisham

As the country prepares to celebrate Hari Raya, Malaysians have been reminded of the need to enhance interracial relations to safeguard the harmony and prosperity they now enjoy.