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Eonmetall to dispose of Penang land
 

May 8, 2012 Eonmetall to dispose of Penang land PETALING JAYA: Eonmetall Group Bhd is disposing of its freehold industrial land in Penang, together with the three-storey office building annexed with a single-storey factory building sitting on it, for a total cash consideration of RM26mil. In a Bursa Malaysia announcement, Eonmetall said that its wholly-owned…

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Flat dwellers putting up with stink despite paying maintenance fees
 

By THO XIN YI thoxinyi@thestar.com.my | May 8, 2012 Flat dwellers putting up with stink despite paying maintenance fees No bin for trash: Garbage is strewn all over the place because there is no bin inside the garbage house to collect the trash that falls through the chute. THE filthy environment due to poor garbage…

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A right turn of events
 

May 8, 2012 A right turn of events Back to normail: Motorists turning into Jalan Todak 2 from Lebuh Tenggiri 2 after it was reopened at Pusat Bandar Seberang Jaya in Butterworth. MOTORISTS travelling along Lebuh Tenggiri 2 can now turn right into Jalan Todak 2 in Pusat Bandar Seberang Jaya in Penang. Following strong…

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Confusing and blocked signage cause inconvenience
 

May 8, 2012 Confusing and blocked signage cause inconvenience K.T. Teh from Cheras who wrote in the StarMetro on May 1 about poor signage and how they caused severe inconveniences and confusion to the public deserves immediate response from the relevant authorities so that the purpose of putting up these road signage for directions is…

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Putting safety first
 

May 8, 2012 Putting safety first Here’s the proof: Lai (seated, middle) and other Gerakan members showing photographs of quarry sites in Simpang Ampat during a press conference at the state assembly building yesterday. QUARRY lorries will only be allowed to use Jalan Tasek in Valdor at certain hours with immediate effect. Penang Agriculture, Agro-based…

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No more congestion near school after upgrading work
 

By FAZLEENA AZIZ fazleena@thestar.com.my Photo by RAJA FAISAL HISHAN | May 8, 2012 No more congestion near school after upgrading work Respite from rain: Raja Nong Chik (second from right) inspecting the covered walkway near the school together with officials from DBKL. THE Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) has completed the upgrading work near SJK(C)…

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Rebuilding lives after bomb blasts
 

By TAN SIN CHOW sctan@thestar.com.my | May 8, 2012 Photos by CHAN BOON KAI Rebuilding lives after bomb blasts Carnival mood: Visitors enjoying a festival outside the Lee Gardens Plaza Hotel LIFE is slowly returning to normal for traders and roadside hawkers in Haadyai following the bomb blast just over a month ago. Tourists are…

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Foreign invasion in Petaling Jaya
 

May 8, 2012 Foreign invasion in Petaling Jaya I REFER to a report that Sungai Way folks are uncomfortable with the influx of foreigners. It is timely for the media to highlight the many instances where unscrupulous house owners, in search of a quick buck, rent out their premises to foreigners at a high price….

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MRB eyes RM1.5bil project
 

By TEE LIN SAY linsay@thestar.com.my | May 8, 2012 MRB eyes RM1.5bil project PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) is mulling an exercise to develop another piece of its land in Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, and at least four developers have expressed firm interest in the project, according to industry sources. The sources added that…

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1MDB distributes RM1.5mil aid to Semporna folk
 

May 8, 2012 1MDB distributes RM1.5mil aid to Semporna folk SEMPORNA: The 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) Foundation distributed RM1.5mil worth of aid to Semporna residents recently. 1MDB managing director Datuk Dr Shamsul Anwar Sulaiman said the aid was part of the RM30mil allocated by the government to be channeled to the needy nationwide. “Today we…

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