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Banking services not spared by GST

Banking services will be subjected when GST is implemented in the country beginning April 1 next year.


Overwhelming response for online petition

The "G25" movement initiated by some 25 prominent Malay leaders in the country has not only received tremendous response from political parties and non-governmental organizations, it has also won the support of Internet users who have urged the public to reject extremism while calling for rational dialogues over religious issues.


PM needs more time to respond to moderation call

As the initiator of the Global Movement of Moderates (GMM), prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak will definitely be concerned about the awareness campaign started by the 25 prominent Malays. However, he will need time to respond to their call.


First one-stop nuclear and radiotherapy medical centre in Sabah

The RM224 million Nuclear and Radiotherapy Medical Centre in the Likas Women and Children Hospital is the first one-stop medical centre of its kind to serve patients in Sabah, North Sarawak and Labuan.


Health Ministry to study ways in tackling overcrowding at Penang Hospital

The Ministry of Health will carry out a study on various short-term measures in an effort to reduce overcrowding and patient density at the Penang Hospital (HPP), said its Minister Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam.


Malaysia ranks 4th in use of social media in job search

Malaysia has been ranked the world's fourth in workers' use of social media in making their career decisions, according to the 2014 Kelly Global Workforce Index (KGWI), an annual global survey.


Health Ministry to monitor price of medicine after GST implementation

The Health Ministry will monitor the price of medicine to ensure patients are not burdened by expensive medicine after the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in April next year.


4 football fans remanded for carrying weapons

Four football fans were remanded today for possession of weapons during the 2014 AFF Suzuki Cup final between Malaysia and Thailand at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil, last night.


Auto sector likely to soften in H1

Automotive players are expected to introduce new and enhanced versions of existing models next year, including energy-efficient vehicles (EEVs) at very competitive prices.


Proton ready to collaborate on Asean car project

Malaysian carmaker Proton Holdings Bhd says it is ready to collaborate in the Asean car project