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 2017-08-19 04:54 

Malay Mail Online

Sterling set for biggest weekly decline vs dollar in two months... +

LONDON, Aug 19 Britain's pound edged lower against the dollar yesterday and is set for its biggest weekly decline in more than two months as investors lightened positions after the week of lackluster data quashed expectations of policy...

 2017-08-19 04:30 

Malay Mail Online

Cheetos-inspired restaurant is a hit among orange-fingered fans (VIDEO)... +

NEW YORK, Aug 19 David Shifren likes Cheetos. No, David Shifren really, really, really loves Cheetos. On a Thursday night, standing on the sidewalk in Tribeca, the 37-year-old lawyer was wearing an orange T-shirt, a cheetah-print hat, and a...

 2017-08-18 11:44 

Malay Mail Online

Tragedi 13 maut: Dua ditahan, pemandu van ‘pengganas’ lari... +

MADRID, 18 Ogos Dua orang ditahan kerana disyaki terbabit dalam siri serangan keganasan di Barcelona, lapor agensi berita China Xinhua.Dalam kejadian rempuhan van di Las Ramblas pada Khamis, | Berita | ProjekMMO | Malay Mail Online...

 2017-08-18 11:43 

Malay Mail Online

Trump memoir ghostwriter predicts US leader will resign... +

WASHINGTON, Aug 18 The ghostwriter who penned Donald Trumps 1987 memoir The Art of the Deal thinks the US president will throw in the towel before the end of his term.Writer Tony Schwartz tweeted that Trump is going to resign...

 2017-08-18 11:41 

Malay Mail Online

Mixed archery team makes it seven gold for Malaysia... +

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18 Compound archers Mohd Juwaidi Mazuki and Fatin Nurfatehah Mat Salleh delivered another gold for Malaysia at Kuala Lumpur SEA Games when they beat Myanmar in the mixed team event today.The pair edged Ye Min Swe-Aung...

 2017-08-18 11:38 

Malay Mail Online

KL shares stay negative at mid-morning... +

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18 Share prices on Bursa Malaysia stayed in negative territory, tracking the retracement of Asian bourses and taking the cue from the weaker overnight Wall Street, dealers said.At 11.05am, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI...

 2017-08-18 11:36 

Malay Mail Online

Statue defaced as US Confederate monument protests grow... +

NORTH CAROLINA, Aug 18 A statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee was defaced at North Carolinas Duke University and there were more arrests yesterday over the toppling of a similar statue as communities in the US South faced a...

 2017-08-18 11:27 

Malay Mail Online

Takut askar Jepun, anak sengsara tanpa IC Malaysia... +

KUANTAN, 18 Ogos Ketakutan ancaman tentera Jepun dulu, akhirnya seorang warga emas hidup di Malaysia selama 50 tahun tanpa kad pengenalan.Nasib yang ditanggung Esah Ahmad, 64, susulan | Berita | ProjekMMO | Malay Mail Online...

 2017-08-18 11:26 

Malay Mail Online

Fire put out at major PetroChina refinery in Dalian... +

BEIJING, Aug 18A fire that broke out yesterday at state oil major PetroChinas plant in northeastern China, one of the countrys largest refineries, has been put out with no reported casualties, state media reported.The fire came just...

 2017-08-18 11:12 

Malay Mail Online

13 maut, lebih 100 cedera dalam rempuhan van ‘pengganas’... +

BARCELONA, 18 Ogos Seramai 13 orang disahkan terbunuh dan lebih 100 lagi cedera dengan beberapa dilaporkan mengalami kecederaan serius selepas sebuah van merempuh orang ramai di Barcelona | Berita | ProjekMMO | Malay Mail Online...

 2017-08-18 11:03 

Malay Mail Online

Actress Charlize Theron dreams of Aids-free South Africa... +

JOHANNESBURG, Aug 18 Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Charlize Theron hopes to create an AIDS-free generation in her home country South Africa which has one of the highest rates of HIV infection in the world.The star who is the founder of...

 2017-08-18 11:01 

Malay Mail Online

How to go on an all-expenses-paid wine-tasting trip with Jennifer Lawrence (VIDEO)... +

LOS ANGELES, Aug 18 Want to join Jennifer Lawrences exclusive girl squad, if just for a day?JLawis lending her star power to a political anti-corruption group, which is offering one winner the chance to spend the day with the...

 2017-08-18 10:59 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Flood alert as Amnart Charoen reservoir set to release water... +

People living along a canal downstream from the Amnart Charoen reservoir have been warned of possible flash flooding as officials have to release water from it over fears the reservoir may overflow in the next round of heavy rains....

 2017-08-18 10:58 

Malay Mail Online

Arsenal in search of Sanchez tonic at Stoke... +

STOKE-ON-TENT, Aug 18 Arsenal head to Stoke City this weekend aiming to register a second victory of the season and divert attention away from continuing questions about the future of Alexis Sanchez.Arsene Wenger's side kicked off the...

 2017-08-18 10:53 

Malay Mail Online

Dendam ditangkap merokok punca siswa culik budak... +

PORT DICKSON, 18 Ogos Polis menahan tiga pelajar untuk membantu siasatan kes melarikan kanak-kanak sembilan tahun ketika ibu bapa mangsa sedang tidur.Tindakan mereka dipercayai bermotifkan | Berita | ProjekMMO | Malay Mail Online...

 2017-08-18 10:49 

Malay Mail Online

MEF: Repeated health screenings costly, ineffective... +

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18 Forcing four health screenings for each foreign worker would put undue burden on businesses, said the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF).MEF executive director Datuk Samsuddin Bardan explained that each health...

 2017-08-18 10:48 

Malay Mail Online

United aim to build on formidable EPL start... +

SWANSEA, Aug 18 Anthony Martial has warned Manchester United not to get carried away by their impressive start to the Premier League season as the leaders head to Swansea tomorrow.An emphatic 4-0 victory over West Ham in their opening game...

 2017-08-18 10:39 

Malay Mail Online

Venice to honour British director Frears... +

LOS ANGLELES, Aug 18 Stephen Frears, the British director of The Queen, Philomena and a string of other award-winning films, is to be honoured with a special prize at this years Venice film festival.Frears, 76, will receive the Glory to...

 2017-08-18 10:38 

Malay Mail Online

Asia stocks drop on Spain attack, Trump turmoil... +

TOKYO, Aug 18 Asian stocks extended a global slide after terrorists struck a crowded tourist street in Barcelona, exacerbating unease triggered by mounting concerns about dysfunction in President Donald Trumps administration and US policy...

 2017-08-18 10:17 

Malay Mail Online

Trump’s pro-business image tarnished as CEOs abandon him... +

WASHINGTON, Aug 18 During his campaign for president, Donald Trump boasted of business prowess, vowing to bring in top executives to help him revive the economy and to personally lobby corporate chiefs to keep jobs in the US.Those CEOs...

 2017-08-18 10:15 

Malay Mail Online

MACC scrutinising another Felda Investment Corp hotel deal... +

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18 The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) is now investigating a three-star Sabah hotel purchased by a Felda unit, in addition to ongoing probes on similar deals in London and Sarawak.The New Straits Times (NST)...

 2017-08-18 10:11 

Viet Nam News

US to partially rescind anti-dumping administrative review on VN shrimp... +

The US Department of Commerce (DOC)nbsp;has rescinded an administrative review of antidumping duties on certain frozen warmwater shrimp imported from Vit Nam from February 1, 2016 through January 31, 2017, according to the Vit Nam Ministry of Industry and...

 2017-08-18 10:09 

Viet Nam News

Banks exposed to more security risks... +

The shift to digital banking has helped banks to provide modern and convenient services to customers, on the other hand, banks are also exposed to many security risks....

 2017-08-18 10:09 

Viet Nam News

Five firms to sell stake in A Vng Hydropower... +

Five companies will sell their stakes in A Vng Hydropower Joint Stock Company via a share auction at the H Ni Stock Exchange on August 22....

 2017-08-18 10:09 

Viet Nam News

VTVCab to keep previous value... +

Deputy Prime Minister Vng nh Hu has allowed the Vit Nam Television Cable Corporation (VTVCab) to set its deadline for an initial public offering (IPO) on September 30....

 2017-08-18 10:09 

Viet Nam News

Co-operatives urged to reform, modernise... +

The co-operative sector needs to give priority to structural reform as well as stimulate renovation to improve operational efficiency, adapting to current market conditions and the international integration process....

 2017-08-18 10:09 

Viet Nam News

OK for new bond market plan... +

Prime Minister Nguyn Xun Phc has approved a plan to develop Vit Nams bond market in 2017-20 with a vision to 2030....

 2017-08-18 10:02 

Malay Mail Online

Alan Arkin boards Disneys live-action Dumbo film... +

LOS ANGELES, Aug 18 Oscar winner Alan Arkin has joined the cast of Disneys live-action Dumbo reboot, alongside Eva Green, Michael Keaton, Colin Farrell and Danny DeVito.Arkin who last appeared opposite Morgan Freeman and Michael...

 2017-08-18 10:00 

Malay Mail Online

Report: SP Setia says Battersea project cost may rise... +

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18 One of the joint-developers of London's iconic Battersea project, SP Setia, said yesterday it expected the cost of the second phase of development to top the initial estimate of 750 million (RM4.1 billion), Nikkei Asian...

 2017-08-18 09:58 

Malay Mail Online

Magnolia Pictures acquires Andre Leon Talley fashion documentary... +

LOS ANGELES, Aug 18 Magnolia Pictures has picked up Kate Novacks biopic on formerVoguemagazine editor-at-large Andre Leon Talley, with the film slated for release next year.The fashion documentary, which is soon to premiere at the...

 2017-08-18 09:55 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Prawit asks armed forces to monitor possible flooding in South... +

Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwant has instructed the armed forces on Friday to monitor the weather in six southern provinces and provide immediate help if floods or mudslides occur because of ongoing rains....

 2017-08-18 09:52 

Malay Mail Online

Bursa opens lower... +

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18 Bursa Malaysia opened lower, amid negative sentiment this morning, in line with the retracement of Asian equity markets early today and following the plunge of the overnight US stocks, dealers said.At 9.03am, the FTSE...

 2017-08-18 09:51 

Malay Mail Online

Kuan Yews grandson left Singapore because friends feared he would be detained... +

CAMBRIDGE (Massachusetts), Aug 18 A grandson of Lee Kuan Yew, Singapores late founding father and ruler for more than three decades, said he left the city state in July after friends expressed concerns he might be detained by the...

 2017-08-18 09:49 

Malay Mail Online

Google launches Question and Answer forum for Maps... +

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 18 Google has added a question and answer feature to Maps and Search.The added feature allows users to ask questions and likewisepost replies to other queries.To ask a question, users can search for the location on...

 2017-08-18 09:46 

Malay Mail Online

Ringgit opens marginally lower against US dollar... +

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 18 The ringgit retreated from yesterdays gains to open marginally lower versus the US dollar today on lack of interest for the local currency, a dealer said.At 9.05am, the local unit was quoted at 4.2950/2980 against...

 2017-08-18 09:45 

Malay Mail Online

Constellation, the new Christofle collection by Nendo... +

NEW YORK, Aug 18 Silverware and tableware producer Christofle has teamed up with the design studio Nendo to create a collection that combines French knowhow and Japanese refinement.The studio, headed by the Japanese designer Oki Sato, has...

 2017-08-18 09:41 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Seven injured in second Spain car rampage: authorities... +

BARCELONA - Six civilians and one police officer were hurt when a car drove into people in the Spanish seaside resort of Cambrils early Friday, the regional government said, just hours after a similar deadly attack in nearby Barcelona....

 2017-08-18 09:38 

Malay Mail Online

Six civilians, one cop injured in second attack in Spain... +

MADRID, Aug 18 Catalan emergency services said six civilians and a police officer had been injured in an attack in the town of Cambrils, which police said was linked to yesterdays Barcelona van attack.Catalan police said on Twitter that...

 2017-08-18 09:25 

Malay Mail Online

Tomatoes: New enemy in India’s fight against inflation... +

NEW DELHI, Aug 18 Surging onion prices have toppled governments in India. Now theres a new threat looming for policy makers. Tomatoes.After touting better food management as a reason for record-low inflation during much of the summer, a...

 2017-08-18 09:16 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Thai embassy warns Thais to avoid Barcelona street following terror attack... +

The Thai embassy in Madrid issued a warning for Thais to avoid La Rambla street and other crowded areas in the heart of Barcelona following an attack that killed 13 people and injured more than 50 others on Thursday....

 2017-08-18 09:13 

Today Online

[ Singapore ]

Arrangements will be made for PSLE oral exam students affected by train delays: MOE... +

SINGAPORE - Arrangements will be made for Primary Six students who are late for their Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE) oral exams due to Friday morning's (Aug 18) train delays on the Downtown and North-South lines, said the Education Ministry......

 2017-08-18 09:11 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

School building in Nong Bua Lamphu destroyed by fire... +

A two-storey school building in Nong Bua Lamphus Nonesung was burned down on Thursday night....

 2017-08-18 09:05 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Fire damages temple in Ayuttthaya... +

A temple in Ayutthaya was damaged by fire early Friday....

 2017-08-18 09:00 

Viet Nam News

Ministry finds no proof of alleged pepper price scam... +

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has not discovered price manipulation from foreign traders in the pepper market following Vit Nams Pepper Association (VPA)s blame....

 2017-08-18 09:00 

Viet Nam News

Banks loosen purse strings for small businesses... +

Instead of lending to large companies, more and more banks have started to lend to small businesses to hedge their risks....

 2017-08-18 09:00 

Viet Nam News

Markets fall on investor sentiment... +

Market was fragile when the stock indices have moved ups-and-down since the early this week on weakening investor sentiment....

 2017-08-18 08:57 

Malay Mail Online

Bodies strewn on street in Barcelona van rampage... +

BARCELONA, Aug 18Barcelonas most famous street was packed with tourists when a van drove into the crowds on a sunny yesterday afternoon, leaving scenes of carnage and panic.There were bodies on the ground with people crowding round...

 2017-08-18 08:53 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Apple's deep pockets could take on Hollywood, Netflix... +

SAN FRANCISCO - The potential move of Apple into streaming video could reshape an industry which is already feeling the impact from new players like Netflix....

 2017-08-18 08:52 

Malay Mail Online

Charlottesville: It’s not about who Trump supports but who he hates... +

AUGUST 18 I realised a few years ago that I could understand my managers better just by observing who they refused to have lunch with, rather than who they normally and/or happily ate | Alwyn Lau | Opinion | Malay Mail Online...

 2017-08-18 08:52 

Malay Mail Online

Deadly attacks in Europe since 2015... +

BARCELONA, Aug 18 The van attack that mowed down pedestrians on Barcelonas most famous street yesterday killing at least 13 people was the latest fatal assault on a European city.Here are some of the major attacks in Europe over the past...

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