PPIM: Muslim consumers must use Muslim products

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Muslim Consumers Association (PPIM) chief activist Datuk Nadzim Johan called upon Muslim consumers to use products made by Muslims. “Why should we buy products by non-Muslims when there are equivalent products by Muslims?” He made the remark

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Azmin Ali: I DPM by June?

KUALA LUMPUR: Economic Affairs Minister Dato’ Seri Azmin Ali is in the dark over claims that he would be succeeding Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail as the deputy prime minister in two months time during Hari Raya Aidilfitri

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1MDB bogey to cover Pakatan’s failure in fulfilling electoral promises

KUALA LUMPUR: Khairy Jamaluddin (Rembau-BN) told off the Pakatan Harapan government to stop using the 1Malaysia Development Berhad debts issue as a bogeyman as an excuse for the current poor economic conditions. He accused Pakatan of trying to detract public

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Johnson & Johnson Malaysia confirms not getting products from India

By: K Pragalath KUALA LUMPUR: Johnson & Johnson Malaysia has confirmed that it does not import its products from its Indian counterparts. “Most of our products are produced in Thailand. We have one plant in Petaling Jaya,” said the company

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Government rapped for failure to replace PAC head

KUALA LUMPUR: MCA’s sole federal lawmaker Wee Ka Siong took a swipe at the Pakatan led government over its failure to appoint a new public accounts committee (PAC) chairman. “When we say Pakatan leaders lie, you get angry. Why is

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‘Artificial intelligence can’t overcome human impulse’

K Pragalath KUALA LUMPUR: Human beings need not fear artificial intelligence (AI) as both function on different parameters, said Hakuhodo Malaysia chief marketing officer Kota Takaichi. “Intelligence alone cannot triumph creativity. The problem with human beings is environment an mindset

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Chronology of Najib’s SRC case

KUALA LUMPUR: Tomorrow, the High Court will hear the case of former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who is facing three counts of criminal breach of trust (CBT), one charge with abusing his post and three counts of money

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Johnson & Johnson’s baby shampoo samples fail quality test; company rejects findings

NEW DELHI: Johnson & Johnson’s baby shampoo samples failed quality tests conducted by the northwestern Indian state of Rajasthan, according to a public notice from the state’s drugs watchdog, findings that were rejected by the U.S. drugmaker. This comes just

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Hadi admitted to IJN, advised to rest

PETALING JAYA: PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang has been admitted to the National Heart Institute (IJN). Hadi’s press secretary Abdul Malik Ab Razak reportedly said doctors have advised the Marang MP to rest. In May 2017, Hadi was admitted

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11 Malaysian entrepreneurs make the Forbes 30 under 30 Asia 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Several Malaysian entrepreneurs are among the 300 from 23 Asia-Pacific countries listed in the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia this year. Forbes said the group of young stars were chosen from over 2,000 entries, heavily researched by a

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