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Petaling Jaya: Wanted in M'sia: a rational water plan

The present method of dealing with the ongoing water crisis is literally in drips and drabs.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

India's Foreign Secretary To Visit Japan

Indian Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh will travel to Tokyo on Wednesday to hold consultations with Japanese Vice Foreign Minister Akitaka Saiki on bilateral, regional and international issues.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Doctors receive MERS virus update

SINGAPORE: Medical practitioners on Tuesday received an update on the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus from the Ministry of Health .

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Malaysian National News Agency

Tailor Suitable Packages To Attract More Venezuelans - Envoy

KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 -- Malaysia should develop tourism packages which include visits to other parts of Southeast Asia to attract more Venezuelans to come here.

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HotelChatter

Sentosa: Singapore's Sentosa Island to Get Cozier with a New Sofitel Hotel

One easy destination to explore near Singapore that doesn't require a trip back to Changi Airport is Sentosa Island .

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The Star Online

Into the psyche of a villain haunted by ancestral memories

With last month's release of Emperors Once More , Hong Kong-based Duncan Jepson has consolidated his reputation as one of the region's most exciting writing talents.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Singapore, Brunei sign MOU to expand cooperation in broadcasting and information

The Ministry of Communications and Information said the expanded agreement builds on the existing MoU signed on 6 October 1990.

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Asia News Network

BANGKOK: Laos' coffee giant eyes Thailand for expansion

Dao-Heuang Group, a leading coffee producer in Laos, is set to enter Thailand next year via a contract to grow coffee on a 1,000-rai plot of land in the North.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Straits Times

Singapore to host new youth leadership exchange programme with Brunei

President Tony Tan Keng Yam and Brunei's Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah toasting each other during a banquet at the Istana yesterday.

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The China Post

Sand sculpture fest in Fulong set to be launched on May 3

A sand sculpture festival set to kick off May 3 at a beach on the northeastern coast of Taiwan will highlight artists' "aspirations for great journeys beyond time and space," organizers said yesterday.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Having Eye Trouble?

President Robert Mugabe's health has once again come under the spotlight after he apparently struggled to use his right eye which seemed to be nearly shut.

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Times of Oman

Duqm could become the next Singapore

Special to Times of Oman A noteworthy geopolitical shift is emerging that the media have yet to report on.

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Gizmag

Nanoelectronic circuits reach speeds of 245 THz

A focused electron beam was used to characterize the structures and to probe the optical properties of two plasmonic resonators bridged by a layer of molecules Researchers at the National University of Singapore have designed and manufactured circuits that can reach speeds of up to 245 THz, tens of thousands of times faster than contemporary ... (more)

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Malaysian National News Agency

ERL Keen To Bid For KL-Singapore HSR Project

Express Rail Link Sdn Bhd , the operator of KLIA Ekspres and KLIA Transit train services, is keen to bid for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail project, saying it is a good candidate with the capabilities and technical know-how.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

South China Morning Post

Territorial disputes to test Barack Obama during Asian swing

Obama will go out of his way to reassure Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines of US commitment in his upcoming Asian trip.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Missing Singaporean Ferry Passenger Rescued By Fishing Vessel

A Singaporean female passenger who went missing while traveling on a ferry from Malaysia to Singapore has been rescued by a fishing vessel and is now in Batam.

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Malaysia Chronicle

KL-S'Pore High Spreed Rail: Perils and promise

EXCITEMENT is high over the proposed Malaysia-Singapore high-speed railway . But, first, significant hurdles need to be overcome.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Star Online

Cycling in Japan: Touring the city of Tokyo while surviving on budget meals

A group of Malaysians take their folding bikes on a tour of a fish market in Tokyo and temples in Kamakura, while surviving on budget meals.

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Business Times

From smart cities to start-up hubs

Singapore is on track towards being a successful start-up nation, but there are some hurdles to clear.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Heavy traffic towards JB at Woodlands Checkpoint

Traffic from Singapore towards Johor Bahru at Woodlands Checkpoint was heavy on Friday as travellers headed to Malaysia for the long weekend.

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