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Star Property Fair 2012

Posted by on November 1, 2012
Date: 30 November – 2 December 2012 Venue: KLCC Convention Centre, Hall 4 & 5 Admission: FREE StarProperty.my is a comprehensive online portal that provides the highest number of property listings in Malaysia. With such data, anyone can monitor the asking prices of various types of property from residential, commercial to industrial. Equally...

The Star Motor Carnival 2012

Posted by on September 2, 2012
Date: 14 – 17 September 2012 Time: 11am to 10pm Venue: Stadium Bukit Jalil Carpark, Kuala Lumpur The Most Spectacular Gathering of Cars for Sale! The Star Motor Carnival 2012, Kuala Lumpur will be organised for the very first time from 14th to 17th September 2012 (Fri – Mon) at Stadium Bukit Jalil Carpark, Kuala Lumpur. The Carnival will be...
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Putrajaya (The Star/ANN) – Six high impact programmes have been underlined to boost the growth of small and medium enterprises in Malaysia from an annual growth of 6.5 per cent to 8.7 per cent by 2020. Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the programmes were among 32 key measures that the Government would introduce to achieve the new SME growth target...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sustainable Energy Development Authority (Seda), which is empowered with the licensing of solar power plants, will be revising downwards the quota for all renewable energy (RE) sources for the remaining of this year. The revision is mainly because the Feed-In Tariff (FiT) system for RE will be launched on Dec 1 and not Sept 1 as originally...
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KUALA LUMPUR: For the 155 NGOs that received RM9.75mil from Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, it was indeed timely help. Many said that in these times of economic uncertainty, any form of funding from the Government was very welcome and would come in handy when implementing their programmes. The NGOs received the money under the “Sekata:...
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The lucrative international meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions sector is booming and Malaysia stands to benefit. Are we taking the right steps? AUSTRALIAN David Broit could talk about his Sarawak experience for hours. The managing director of Platinum International Travel Pty Ltd had brought a small group to Kuching recently for the Australian...
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PETALING JAYA: A special television series discussing Merdeka-related topics will be aired soon. The Merdeka Award Roundtable show will feature leaders from various industries and disciplines discussing topics that are expected to inspire the spirit of Merdeka. The broadcast is being made in conjunction with the announcement of Merdeka Award 2011 recipients...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Local businesses must make use of the latest information and communication technology (ICT) solutions to enhance their productivity and to compete in the global economy, said SME Corp Malaysia CEO Datuk Hafsah Hashim. She said one of the criteria for developed countries was that small and medium enterprises (SMEs) should contribute to...
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NETWORKING is one the key pillars for a successful business. Yet smaller or family-run businesses tend to take this important element for granted. The benefits are aplenty – it allows entrepreneurs to build contact and rapport with other businesses, contacts and customers, allowing their small businesses to grow through greater opportunities....
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Land in the balance

Posted by on March 12, 2011
In the last decade, the indigenous peoples of Malaysia have been driven to unprecedented action on the streets and in the courts by the increasingly blatant takeover of their lands by third parties. “Whenever there is a conflict between human rights and property rights, human rights must prevail” —Abraham Lincoln. THE old man cried before the...
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