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  1. Malaysia plans to charge RM20 for foreign-registered vehicles coming from SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Malaysia plans to charge RM20 in vehicle entry permits for foreign-registered vehicles coming in from Singapore from around the middle of next year, a senior official was quoted as saying yesterday. Deputy Transport Minister Abdul Aziz Kaprawi said the imposition of the fee was approved by Prime Minister Najib Razak in July.

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  2. Poll: What do you think of the high-speed rail between Singapore and KL?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Straits Times

    While Malaysian authorities have suggested recently that the 2020 deadline for the high-speed rail system between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur may be busted, there is no question that the project will eventually materialise, as both countries have displayed a firm commitment to it. The prospect of zipping between two cities in around 90 minutes is an exciting one, and while customs and immigration requirements will have to be met, the HSR's convenience - compared to flying by airplane - will be a welcome one.

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  3. Finally on! KL-S'pore high-speed rail work to start in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    THE construction of the high-speed rail link between Kuala Lumpur and Singapore is expected to start at the end of next year. Land Public Transport Commission chairman Tan Sri Dr Syed Hamid Albar said the project's feasibility study, carried out by the commission, had been submitted to the Malaysian and Singaporean governments and a meeting between the two governments would be held early next year to finalise the details.

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  4. Electricity 'saver' scam EXPOSED! More than 100 conned of RM4 milRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    More than 100 buyers of an electricity saver product claimed they are victims of a scam with losses amounting to RM4 million. Led by Benny Y. K. Leong, president of Smart Consumer Association of Malaysia, some of the victims, who came from as far as Muar and Batu Pahat, lodged a report at the Johor Baru central police station on Tuesday.

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  5. Malaysia confirms its Singapore-Kuala Lumpur high-speed rail stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Straits Times

    The high-speed rail project connecting Singapore and Kuala Lumpur will have seven stops in Malaysia, namely Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Seremban, Ayer Keroh, Muar, Batu Pahat and Nusajaya. While several of the proposed stations had been revealed earlier this year by Malaysia's Land Public Transport Commission, they were confirmed yesterday by its chairman, Tan Sri Syed Hamid Albar.

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  6. Singapore-Kuala Lumpur high-speed rail to have seven stops in MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Straits Times

    The high-speed rail project connecting Singapore and Kuala Lumpur will have seven stops in Malaysia, namely Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Seremban, Ayer Keroh, Muar, Batu Pahat, and Nusajaya. While several of the proposed stations had been announced earlier, the location of the stations were confirmed on Wednesday by Malaysia's Land Public Transport Commission chairman, Syed Hamid Albar.

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  7. Stop Pretending All is Well: Pakatan can march forward but not with a Hadi-led PasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    During the muktamar in Batu Pahat, PAS president, Abdul Hadi Awang declared that PAS would continue to stay with Pakatan. However, the question of whether the other two Pakatan component parties can any longer trust Hadi is something that is yet to be seen.

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  8. Retired policeman is now the proud owner of an art galleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Star Online

    When William Ng Ong Siang retired from the Royal Malaysian Police Force in 1995, he happily traded his gun for the paintbrush. Today, 19 years later, he is the proud owner of an art gallery filled with his collection of paintings.

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  9. In bashing Mat Sabu, pro-Hadi camp reveal backwardness & preference for Umno over non-MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    East Coast PAS delegates today chastised Mohamad Sabu for contradicting party president Abdul Hadi Awang with his pro-Pakatan Rakyat stance. Defending those who walked out in a show of protest during the opening of the PAS Youth muktamar on Tuesday, delegates even went as far as calling Mohamad's sentiment "shameful".

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  10. PAS Assembly Records Condolences Over Two Ill-Fated MAS FlightsRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The 60th PAS annual general assembly which opened here Thursday has expressed condolences to the families of the passengers and crew of two ill-fated flights of Malaysia Airlines . PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang, in his speech opening the assembly, said all party members expressed their sorrow over the downing of Flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine and the disappearance of Flight MH370.

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  11. Palm Oil Seen Dropping as Mistry Has Buy Call on PlantersRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Workers inspect the quality of harvested oil palm fruit outside a processing mill in Batu Pahat, Johor, Malaysia. Palm oil, used in food and biofuels slumped to a five-year low this month as output from Indonesia and Malaysia outpaced demand amid a glut in global cooking oil supplies, including soybean oil.

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  12. Heated Debate Over Hadi? Pas Youth to start 'muktamar' a day earlierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    The Pas' 60th muktamar , set to be held in Parit Salleh Ros in Parit Raja, Batu Pahat from Thursday till Saturday had an earlier than scheduled curtain raiser when its youth wing decided to start its meeting today. Pas Youth was initially to have just a day meeting on Wednesday, but the plan was changed in the final hours.

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  13. Billionaire Vincent Tan: I owe my success to ENGLISH proficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Proficiency in English was the key that kick-started the successful career of Berjaya Group of Companies founder Tan Sri Vincent Tan. Sharing his experience, the Malaysian billionaire and philanthropist said it was his proficiency in the language that helped him acquire the McDonald's franchise in Malaysia when he was then only 28 years old.

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  14. Vincent Tan Attributes Start Of His Corporate Success To Proficiency In EnglishRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Proficiency in English was the key that kick-started the successful career of Berjaya Group of Companies founder Tan Sri Vincent Tan. Sharing his experience, the Malaysian billionaire and philanthropist said it was his proficiency in the language that helped him acquire the McDonald's franchise in Malaysia when he was then only 28 years old.

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  15. Nurse Killed In Accident One Week Before WeddingRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    A nurse whose wedding was scheduled for next week, was killed in an accident on the North-South Expressway near Pagoh Sunday morning.

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  16. Trans De Johor Ride To Highlight Patriotic Spirit, Cancer AwarenessRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    JOHOR BAHARU, Aug 21 -- The Merdeka Charity Ride or Trans De' Johor was Thursday launched in conjunction with National Day next Sunday and to promote cancer awareness.

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  17. Two Men Detained, Cable Worth RM50,000 SeizedRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Police detained two men and seized 77 pieces of cut-cable, worth RM50,000, at Jalan Yong Peng, near Batu Pahat, two days ago.

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  18. Resign or face disciplinary action, Khalid warnedRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Star Online

    JOHOR BARU: The state PKR leadership here has given Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim an ultimatum resign as Mentri Besar within a week or face disciplinary action.

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  19. Bodies Of Three Indonesian Women Found, 13 Others Rescued After Boat SankRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The bodies of three Indonesian women were recovered while 13 others were rescued when a boat sank 15 nautical miles South-west of Sungai Muar estuary, near the Straits of Melaka, early today.

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  20. Perlis Herbal Forest The Genetic Bank For Medicinal HerbRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Wan Shahara Ahmad Ghazali This is the first of the two-part series on the eco- tourism attraction provided by herbs and the facilities available at the Perlis Herbal Forest.

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