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Ringgit opens higher against US dollar

Ringgit opens higher against US dollar

Kuala Lumpur – The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar on renewed buying interest, said a dealer. At 9.17am, the local unit stood at…

US to work with Malaysia to enhance export controls

US to work with Malaysia to enhance export controls

Malacca – The US is working together with Malaysia to build expertise and capacity to enhance export control mechanisms between the two countries. Its Deputy…

TPP talk not collapsing – PM Najib

TPP talk not collapsing – PM Najib

Da Nang – The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement among the remaining 11 countries is not…

EPF confirms woman’s account secure after share scare

EPF confirms woman’s account secure after share scare

Kuala Lumpur – The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) confirmed that the EPF savings account belonging…

Malaysia remains open to business – PM Najib

Malaysia remains open to business – PM Najib

Da Nang – Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said Malaysia remains open to business and…

Ringgit extends gains to open higher against US dollar

Ringgit extends gains to open higher against US dollar

Kuala Lumpur – The ringgit extended yesterday’s gains to continue its strong upward momentum against…

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Honduras accuses Australia of spying by drone

Honduras accuses Australia of spying by drone

Sydney – Honduras accused Australia of spying on their training sessions with a drone on Monday, as tensions heated up ahead of Wednesday’s decisive World Cup playoff match. The Honduran…

Italy keeper Buffon ends international career

Italy keeper Buffon ends international career

Milan – Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon confirmed Monday he was ending his international career after the four-time champions failed to reach the World Cup for the first time in 60…

Italy fails to qualify for World Cup, first time in 60 years

Italy fails to qualify for World Cup, first time in 60 years

Milan – Italy failed to reach the World Cup for the first time since 1958 on Monday as they were held to a 0-0 draw in the second leg of…

Formula One Mercedes team robbed at gunpoint in Brazil

Formula One Mercedes team robbed at gunpoint in Brazil

Sao Paulo – Lewis Hamilton said members of his Mercedes team had guns held to their heads as they were robbed when they left the Interlagos circuit on Friday. “Some…

Morocco, Tunisia take different paths to World Cup

Morocco, Tunisia take different paths to World Cup

Johannesburg – North African nations Morocco and Tunisia took contrasting routes Saturday as they qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Morocco scored twice within five minutes through Nabil…

Massa retirement signals Brazil’s racing demise

Massa retirement signals Brazil’s racing demise

Felipe Massa’s impending retirement from Formula One is likely to prompt a stirring farewell from local fans at this weekend’s Brazilian Grand Prix, but it will also end 47 years…