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Jeyakumar: Wish to see a more harmonious Malaysia

The PSM would like to wish everyone celebrating, a Merry Christmas, and all Malaysians a Happy New Year. But we all have to pause and take note that if we really want to build a happy future for our nation

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Malaysia eyes opportunity to send Islamic banking graduates to work abroad

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is looking for opportunities to send local Islamic banking graduates to work abroad, according to deputy finance minister Datuk Amiruddin Hamzah. Looking at the country’s achievement after being crowned as the global leader in Islamic banking, he

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Nyonya popo: Differing religions not an obstacle to social harmony

MALACCA: “Differing religions should not be an obstacle for people to live together in harmony and acceptance,” said a Buddhist grandmother who brought up her Muslim granddaughter for 23 years. Tan Guan Neo, 75, who is more popularly known as

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Malaysia’s silat receives UNESCO recognition

KUALA LUMPUR: The martial arts ‘silat’ has been successfully inscribed under the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity category by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) this year. The recognition was given at the

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Emir of Qatar praises Malaysia over organising of KL Summit

DOHA: The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has praised Malaysia over the organising of the Kuala Lumpur Summit 2019. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the emir told him this during their four-eyed meeting at

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Indian Envoy: What boycott? We still buy Malaysian palm oil

KUALA LUMPUR: The Indian High Commissioner to Malaysia, Shri Mridul Kumar, today rubbished any incident of a palm oil boycott by India against Malaysia, when asked about the update on the reported disputes between the two nations. Speaking to Malay Mail,

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Malaysia win four gold to end campaign in disappointing 5th

MANILA: Malaysia ended their campaign in the 30th Sea Games in the Philippines with a total haul of 55 gold medals, far short of the 70 gold medal target set by the contingent. Despite their best efforts, the contingent picked

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Malaysia scores high in human development index – UNDP

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is scoring high in its Human Development Index (HDI) for 2018, with a score of 0.804 compared with 0.802 last year, putting the country in the Very High Human Development category, finishing at 61st place out of

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Zii Jia, Kisona sparkle as Malaysia win 11 golds

MANILA: Lee Zii Jia and S. Kisona’s success in ending Malaysia’s 46-year wait for a sweep of the singles in badminton capped a glorious outing by the national contingent on the ninth day of competition at the 30th SEA Games

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