One air crash in 35 days average is certainly worrying!
25/07/2014 - 18:00
by Ng Kee Seng
NEWS ROUND-UP: Air travellers certainly hope next week’s International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) meeting to discuss global airline safety is no knee-jerk response to the four air disasters...
Double whammy for entertainment industry
 

KUALA LUMPUR: A dark cloud is hanging over the prospects of theme park operators and companies in the enter­tainment sector, facing the spectre of a double levy in the form of a hefty 25%...
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READERS’ COMMENTS: Food for thought. Take a minute to analyse the food preparation and cooking of the finished produce. In urban areas, most if not all the hawker stalls are manned by foreign...
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PENANG: The DAP has grown into a dominant political force in Malaysia. Yet it is unable to win over most of the Malays. What is wrong with its strategy? DAP enjoys wide support among the Chinese and...
 
QUICK TAKE: In countries like India, honking on the road is an integral part of driving, but here in Malaysia, it might just...
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QUICK TAKE: Speaking out in defence of a crime offender is bad enough but to help raise funds for a woman convicted of...
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SEPANG: Datuk Mohd Badlisham Ghazali, who took over as managing director of Ma­laysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) on June...
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KUALA LUMPUR: It is no longer essential to excel in the Chinese language, even if you are studying in a Chinese medium...
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ROUND-UP: The Chinese lunar Year of the Horse is certainly turning out to be a jinx for the global aviation industry....
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OPINION: Words have not only meaning but also power. They carry images of what is good, bad, right or wrong; and are also...
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FOCUS: It’s interesting how the recent turn of events got me pondering, “How outrageous is that? Shot down?” I couldn’t...
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