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Little green lung provides big fun
 

May 15, 2012 Little green lung provides big fun RESIDENTS of Kampung Pondok Upeh in Balik Pulau, Penang, can now look forward to active days. They now have a new recreation park for their exercises and other activities. The park is fitted with swings, slides and a see-saw to attract children to come and play….

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None of six pre-qualified companies has put in tender for MRT job
 

By SHARIDAN M. ALI sharidan@thestar.com.my | May 15, 2012 None of six pre-qualified companies has put in tender for MRT job Azhar: ‘We have extended the tendering period by four weeks to June 11.’ PETALING JAYA: MRT Corp, a Government agency that supervises the development of the Sungai Buloh-Kajang My Rapid Transit (MRT) project, has…

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Company fined for damaging water pipes
 

May 15, 2012 Company fined for damaging water pipes KOTA BARU: Air Kelantan Sdn Bhd (AKSB) is pleased that a telecommunications company has been fined for negligently drilling and damaging a main water supply pipe two years ago. AKSB general manager Mohamad Hanapi Mahmud said AKSB, in most cases. had been blamed for any disruption…

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One-stop centre to educate residents on project
 

By DESIREE TRESA GASPER desiree@thestar.com.my | May 15, 2012 One-stop centre to educate residents on project JOHOR BARU: A one-stop information centre was set up to provide the latest information for residents involved in the Pengerang Integrated Petroleum Complex (PIPC) project here. The centre is located at the Pengerang Lama Land Office next to the…

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Lucky property buyers
 

May 15, 2012 Lucky property buyers Some of the lucky winners with Tiew (centre) during the ticket presentation. Some 100 buyers of Andaman properties out of a clientele of 3,000 were rewarded with tickets to the upcoming National Achievers Congress in Malaysia. Scheduled from May 29-31 at the Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre in Petaling Jaya,…

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Fun day despite downpour
 

By CHRISTINA TAN metrose@thestar.com.my | May 15, 2012 Fun day despite downpour YONG PENG: Even though the heavy morning rain and storm interrupted the 1community programme in Kampung Baru Yong Peng, it did not dampen the spirit of some 1,200 villagers stay at the public field recently. The annual district level event which was organised…

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Dijaya gets SC nod for RM850mil loan stocks issuance
 

May 15, 2012 Dijaya gets SC nod for RM850mil loan stocks issuance KUALA LUMPUR: Dijaya Corporation Bhd has received the Securities Commission’s approval to issue up to RM850mil nominal value of loan stocks. It said on Tuesday the SC had vide its letter, dated May 11, approved the issuance of the redeemable convertible unsecured loan…

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DBKL enforcement officers to undergo training on crowd-control
 

By VIJENTHI NAIR and FADZILAH NAJUMUDEEN vijenthi@thestar.com.my Photo by NORAFIFI EHSAN | May 15, 2012 DBKL enforcement officers to undergo training on crowd-control Service with a smile: Enforcement officers showing their badges at the ‘Keep Smiling’ campaign. SPECIAL training will be given to all 1,800 Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) enforcement officers to handle illegal…

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In search of a settlement over relocation
 

By JASTIN AHMAD TARMIZI jastin@thestar.com.my | May 14, 2012 In search of a settlement over relocation Uncertain future: Residents living on 35 lots of land at the Kampung Pandan Indian Settlement want a permanent solution to the relocation issue. THE residents living on 35 lots of land at the Kampung Pandan Indian Settlement, Kuala Lumpur,…

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Iskandar Malaysia heading for a boom
 

By SRI VIGASHINI metrose@thestar.com.my | May 14, 2012 Iskandar Malaysia heading for a boom JOHOR BARU: Iskandar Malaysia attracted around RM87.56bil in cumulative committed investments for various sectors between 2006 and 2012. Its CEO Ismail Ibrahim said that by attracting the large investments, they have managed to reach 43% of their target in committed investments….

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