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Mall’s opening a smooth affair with the public spared traffic woes
 

By EDWARD R. HENRY edward @thestar.com.my Photos by S.S. KANESAN | May 24, 2012 Mall’s opening a smooth affair with the public spared traffic woes No congestion: Traffic moving smoothly into the Paradigm Mall area during its opening yesterday. Picture shows traffic coming into Jalan SS7/26 and exiting the mall area from Jalan 7/26 into…

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Bank opens branch in Bandar Bukit Tinggi
 

BY TEH ENG HOCK enghock@thestar.com.my | May 24, 2012 Photos by KK SHAM Bank opens branch in Bandar Bukit Tinggi For prosperity: The lion dance troupe presenting fruits to Ismail during the opening of the branch as Affin Bank managing diretor and CEO Datuk Zulkiflee Abbas (left) looks on. Affin Bank and Affin Investment Bank…

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Homedec visitors walk away with prizes from sponsors
 

May 24, 2012 Homedec visitors walk away with prizes from sponsors Homedec visitors walk away with prizes from sponsors SEVEN visitors of the recently held Homedec exhibition were rewarded with prizes including cash and home vouchers in a prize presentation ceremony on May 19. The prizes ranged from RM7,500 to RM13,000 in the form of…

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Storm havoc at villages
 

By ZALINAH NOORDIN zalinah@thestar.com.my | May 24, 2012 Photos by WAN MOHIZAN WAN HUSSEIN Storm havoc at villages A FREAK storm created havoc and caused damage to more than 20 houses in three villages near Balik Pulau, Penang, and uprooted scores of trees. Fortunately, there were no serious bodily injuries among the villagers in the…

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Plans underway to link Bukit Bintang and KLCC to attract tourists
 

By YIP YOKE TENG teng@thestar.com.my Photos by AHMAD IZZRAFIQ ALIAS | May 24, 2012 Plans underway to link Bukit Bintang and KLCC to attract tourists Moving forward: Physical upgrades are being carried out everywhere in BBKLCC as the area moves towards becoming an international shopping destination under a concerted effort involving developers, retailers, hoteliers and…

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RM150,000 federal funds for chalet repairs
 

May 24, 2012 RM150,000 federal funds for chalet repairs THE Federal Government has allocated RM150,000 to the Southern Penang Fishermen’s Association to repair a chalet’s 40 pillars in Teluk Tempoyak, Batu Maung, Penang. Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop’s political secretary Muhamad Farid Saad said the allocation was approved by…

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SP Setia shortlisted for London site
 

By ANGIE NG angie@thestar.com.my | May 24, 2012 SP Setia shortlisted for London site PETALING JAYA: SP Setia Bhd is said to be one of the bidders that have ended up in an informal shortlist for the Battersea Power Station site in London. According to a Bloomberg report quoting Britain’s Sunday Times, the shortlist also…

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Association gets land premium reduced by almost 98%
 

By ELWEEN LOKE elween@thestar.com.my | May 24, 2012 Association gets land premium reduced by almost 98% In need of space: The Lekir Chinese cemetery is running out of space IT IS good news for the Lekir Chinese Cemetery Management Society with the reduction of their land premium from RM43,735 to just RM1,000. Its chairman, Datuk…

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Klang Valley folk brace for more heated months ahead
 

By EDDIE CHUA and FADZILAH NAJUMUDEEN metro@thestar.com.my | May 24, 2012 Klang Valley folk brace for more heated months ahead Baking under the sun: A group of taxi drivers seeking respite from the hot weather under an umbrella. KLANG Valley residents should brace themselves for hot and dry weather over the next four months as…

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Ayamazz and Jati Bestari plan to open more Roti Impit outlets soon
 

May 24, 2012 Ayamazz and Jati Bestari plan to open more Roti Impit outlets soon Star Attraction: (From left) Chef Sherson Lian, Ifa Raziah, Lufya Omar and Iqram Dinzly. AYAMAZZ Roti Impit launched its 13th open market outlet in Giant Cheras Mall last week. The opening of the outlet marks the first Roti Impit outlet…

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