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LAST_UPDATEFri, 27 May 2016 6pm

1MDB Pays In Full Bank Negara Compound

1MDB today said it had made the full payment or the compound issued by the Bank Negara Malaysia.KUALA LUMPUR: 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) today said it had made the full payment or the compound issued by the Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), earlier than the May 30 dateline.

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A Facebook Post By A Travel Writer Gets Penang Hawker International Attention, Cash Aid

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KUALA LUMPUR: She travels the world writing about the best places to eat, contributing her articles to some of the most prestigious newspapers and magazines of the Western world.

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Impossible To Achieve 'Zero Carbon Nation' Status: Wan Junaidi

Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku JaafarKUALA LUMPUR: A 'Zero Carbon Nation' status is impossible to achieve as it requires solid economic and social settings.

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MOE Wants To Reduce Percentage Of Indian Dropouts In Schools

FilePic: Berita HarianKUALA LUMPUR: The Education Ministry is committed to maintaining a low dropout rate among Indian students by ensuring that these teenagers stay in school.

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Sabah Government Outranks Other States In Providing Online Services

FilePic: x-alliance.comSANDAKAN: The Sabah government has outranked the other state governments when it comes to providing online services.

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1MDB Has Not Been Contacted By Swiss, Singapore Authorities Over BSI Bank Closure

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After the Singaporean branch of Swiss bank BSI was ordered to close by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), reports headlining that a bank linked to 1MDB had been asked to stop operations started making the news.

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Wan Azizah Asks Rafizi To Furnish Proof On Corruption Claim To MACC

FilePic: Sinar HarianKUALA LUMPUR: Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) secretary-general Rafizi Ramli has been urged to furnish proof on his allegations of demand for money and women in dealings with the PKR-led Selangor government to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).

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Thunderstorm Rips Off Electronic Scoreboard At Tuanku Syed Putra Stadium

Pic: BernamaKANGAR: The Electronic Scoreboard at the swimming complex of the Tuanku Syed Putra Stadium here was extensively damaged by a thunderstorm that lasted for about three hours on Tuesday.

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‘MACC Can’t Let NGOs Make Arrests’

KUCHING: Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) cannot delegate enforcement authority to non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to assist them in making arrests related to corruptions as this may result in abuse of power.

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PAS, PKR, Amanah Should Field Own Candidates In By-Elections - Lenggong MP

FilePic: Astro AwaniKUALA LUMPUR: An UMNO Supreme Council member Tuesday advised the opposition PAS, PKR and Amanah to field their respective candidates in the Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar parliamentary by-elections to show their mettle.

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