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New Straits/Business Times: GEORGE TOWN:THE PenangWater SupplyCorporation (PBAPP) will submit a water tariff review proposal to the NationalWater Services Commission (SPAN) for approval next week. PBAPP general manager Jaseni...
New Straits/Business Times: PUTRAJAYA: THE Election Commission has set May 25 as the polling date for the P 051Bukit Gelugor parliamentary seat. EC chairman Tan SriAbdul Aziz Mohd Yusof said nomination day was set on May 12 while early voting would take place on May 21. The seat became...
New Straits/Business Times: RESCHEDULED: Plane and passengers safe KUALA LUMPUR: A FIREFLY flight to KotaBaru had to return to Penang International Airport (PIA) yesterday after the ATR-72 aircraft developed a technical problem. Flight FY1002/MH9948 had to turn around shortly after...
New Straits/Business Times: IPOH: PerakDAP chairman Nga Kor Ming is again on the receiving end, this time from his party members. This is because of his calls to the government to...
New Straits/Business Times: GEORGE TOWN: SUCH was the commitment and the enthusiasm that motivated more than 1,000 cyclists of all ages to turn up at Straits Quay at the crack of dawn to help raise funds for charity. Themed "Ride for Sight" and organised by Shell (Northern...
New Straits/Business Times: KARPAL'S DEATH: Kind words pour in from both sides of the political divide LEADERS in public office are observed all the time, in all contexts. There is often a blurring between the official and the personal. People in public office hold...
Hong Kong Standard: A Malaysia Airlines plane's wheels refused to stow after take off yesterday, forcing a second...
New Straits/Business Times: STRONG SEGMENT: Improvement of revenue to be driven by strong air travel demand MALAYSIA Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) earnings increased 2.1 per cent to RM128.7 million from RM126 million for the first quarter ended March 31 2014, but revenue fell 24 per...
Taipei Times: AFGHANISTAN Americans killed in attack A policeman yesterday opened fire on staff at a Kabul hospital run by a US charity, killing three US citizens in the latest deadly attack targeting foreign civilians in the capital. The gunman was injured in the incident...
noodls: (Source: Malaysia Airlines - Malaysian Airline System Berhad) Released at 12:30pm/24 April 2014 Subang, 24 April 2014: Firefly Airlines would like to confirm that Flight FY1002, a codeshare with...
The Guardian: Perth has some of Australia's priciest accommodation. However, these cosy cabins, beachside bungalows and buzzy hostels prove there are affordable places to stay in the affluent city Number six apartment, FremantleNumber Six, Fremantle While "Freo", as...
The Times of India: KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysia Airlines plane's wheels refused to stow after take off on Thursday, forcing a second flight by the flag carrier to turn back in four days as it continues to reel from the loss of flight MH370. The ATR 72 prop-plane, belonging to MAS...
The Independent: Another Malaysia Airlines plane has been forced to turn back in mid-air due to technical issues, the fourth incident involving the airline since the ill-fated flight MH370 left Kuala Lumpur less than seven weeks ago. The flight, jointly operated by Malaysia...
New Straits/Business Times: GEORGE TOWN: PenangBarisan Nasional will hold a meeting to discuss preparations on the Bukit Gelugor by-election next Monday (Apr 28). Its chairman Teng Chang Yeow said Penang MCA would be asked to submit its list of candidates...