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Nation 13 May 2004 | 12:00 AM

Think seriously about private pension funds

Comment by Wong Sulong

Nation 05 May 2004 | 12:00 AM

Viability of Antarctica station under study

Malaysia will study the feasibility of setting up a research station in Antarctica, estimated to cost between RM10mil and RM20mil, National Antarctic Research Programme co-ordinator Prof Dr Azizan Abu Samah said.

Nation 16 Apr 2004 | 12:00 AM

Inform motorists of single collection system, firms told

MALAYSIAN Highway Authority director-general Datuk George George has reminded highway concessionaires to inform motorists about the termination of the use of Fastrak, Express Tag and Saga Tag transponders from July 1.

Education 04 Apr 2004 | 12:00 AM

Tricky separation in one ministry

There is an air of uncertainty and confusion at the Education Ministry. While senior officials negotiate the complicated separation of departments and divisions to form the Higher Education Ministry, others are anxious to know if they will be part of the now renamed I>Kementerian Pelajaran /I>or the new I>Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi/I>.

AseanPlus News 20 Mar 2004 | 12:00 AM

Marriage clinic to help mend frayed relationships

THE first Shanghai marriage clinic specialising in helping couples repair frayed relationships will open late this month.

Nation 24 Feb 2004 | 12:00 AM

Land lease syndicate cons couple of RM114,000

A syndicate running a land lease scam involving ventures to build telecommunication towers has claimed more victims with a couple being conned out of RM114,000.

Nation 03 Feb 2004 | 12:00 AM

Wise to consult on harsher penalties, say NGOs

Non-governmental organisations say that Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi's decision to consult experts and NGOs before amending Section 376 of the Penal Code to impose a mandatory death sentence for killer rapists is a step forward.

AseanPlus News 15 Jan 2004 | 12:00 AM

Exiled wartime PM returns to Vietnam

B>HO CHI MINH CITY/B>: Exiled former South Vietnam premier Nguyen Cao Ky returned Tuesday for the first time in nearly 30 years to visit a city he fled by helicopter at the end of the Vietnam war.

Nation 14 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

EPF should not decide for us, say contributors

Contributors to the Employees Provident Fund said it should be left to them to decide how they want to withdraw their EPF savings.

Education 07 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Hearing it from the horse's mouth

The best form of advertising for collegeprogrammes is word of mouth.Those whoare already enrolled are in the position totell if what was promised is delivered.StarEducation talks to theseundergraduates for some insights.