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Petronas Denies Report It Is Considering Sale Of Canadian LNG Project Stake

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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian state oil firm Petroliam Nasional Bhd, or Petronas, said it “categorically denied” a Reuters report that it was considering selling its majority stake in a US$27 billion (RM111.40 billion) Canadian liquefied natural gas (LNG) project.

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BN Reaches Consensus On Syariah Courts Act Amendment Bill, Decision To Be Announced

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KUALA LUMPUR: Barisan Nasional (BN) leaders have reached a consensus on the private bill to amend the Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965 tabled by Pas president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang.

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Malaysia Records 7th Zika Case, Second For Sabah

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PUTRAJAYA : The Health Ministry has received a report on the country's seventh Zika case, this time involving a 60-year-old woman in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.

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Asean Move To Remove Non-Tariff Barriers Among Members Positive: Chua

Pic: MIKOTA BHARU: The Association of South-East Asian Nations' (Asean) move to remove non-tariff barriers among members is positive as the countries involved progressively find a common platform to resolve the problem.

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Kelantan Police Probe Commotion Involving Orang Asli, Loggers In Gua Musang

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TANAH MERAH: Kelantan police will conduct an investigation in connection with a commotion involving a group of Orang Asli and loggers relating to logging activities in Gua Musang which reportedly occurred on Wednesday.

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Joint Guidelines Required To Ensure Transparency In Political Funding: Zahid

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PONTIAN: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today expressed the need for a comprehensive joint-guidelines to ensure transparency of political funding among all political parties in the country.

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Adnan Lashes Out At Opposition Over Funding Reform Reluctance

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KUALA LUMPUR: Barisan Nasional (BN) secretary-general Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor has hit out at the opposition for its reluctance to support proposed new laws to regulate political funding.

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Msian Students Abroad Urged To Register With Embassies, Consulates

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SEREMBAN: Malaysian students pursuing their studies abroad are advised to register with Malaysian embassies or Consulates General upon arrival to facilitate providing them with necessary assistance in case of emergency.

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Abdul Hadi Awang Unwell, Shortens Lecture

KEMAMAN: PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang is reported to be unwell and has to restrict his commitment to attend programmes that have been planned for him.

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Sabahan Hostage Freed, Five Days After Semporna Abduction

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KOTA KINABALU: A Malaysian man, abducted off Semporna waters by gunmen on Sept 27, has been freed.

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