You have searched for "absentee"

Showing 651-660 of 702

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance


Review tenure system for small farmers

A letter from POH KOK KIAN of Petaling Jaya, Selangor


Not enough to just fund the agro sector

From DR COLLIN ABRAHAM, Kuala Lumpur,(via e-mail).


Kampar Rangers to defend crown

B>K/B>AMPAR Rangers will defend the 2nd Ipoh City Inter-national Veterans (40-year-old and above) nine-a-side football tournament which kicks off at the Ipoh Padang tomorrow.


Japan PM seen headed for comfortable election win

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi's ruling coalition looks set to win a comfortable majority in Sunday's general election, a fresh batch of surveys showed, the latest sign voters back his agenda to reduce government's role in the world's second-biggest economy.


Japan coalition set for big election majority - paper

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi's coalition is on track to win a comfortable majority of 252 seats in the 480-seat lower house of parliament in next week's election and could win up to 300, a newspaper reported on Wednesday, extrapolating from a poll of voting intentions.

Other Sport

Roma seek redemption

Winning the Italian Cup is the only way to get AS Roma fans to forgive their team for a terrible nine months, according to coach Bruno Conti.


Week That Was

Compiled by WONG LI ZA


Find out what works best and pitfalls to avoid in franchising

In this final article in a three part series FranNet Asia president Lim Soo Kong discusses things to avoid after buying a franchise business.


Plan for minor offenders to do community service

Attendance centres may be revived to enable minor offenders to do community service instead of going to jail.

Other Sport

Neville out of England squad

Manchester United defender Gary Neville has withdrawn from the England squad to travel to the United States for a two-match tour.