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September 24, 2017 9:01 PM Najib's hold on finances 'helping him stay in power'

His influence over billions in Malaysia's govt-linked assets entrenches his position in Umno The Malaysian Prime Minister's recent offer to invest up to US$24 billion (S$32.7 billion) in the United States has cast the spotlight on state funds like Khazanah Nasional and the Employees Provident Fund (EPF), and the Prime Minister's authority to direct how and where 3

September 24, 2017 11:12 AM Gold 905 DJ Jamie Yeo gives birth to baby boy

SINGAPORE: Radio deejay and TV host Jamie Yeo has given birth to a son, she announced on Sunday (Sep 24). She and her husband Rupert welcomed their son, Luke, a little earlier than expected, she revealed. "Arrived 29 August, a little early at 35 weeks, but healthy and at a respectable 2.35kg," she wrote in a social media post. Her second child, Luke went home on Sunday 3

September 23, 2017 4:37 AM Russia wants Trump and Kim Jong Un to calm down

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Russia urged "hot heads" to calm down on Friday as the United States admitted it felt "challenged" by North Korea's warning that it could test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific and President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un traded more insults. Trump called the North Korean leader a "madman" on Friday, a day after Kim dubbed him a "mentally 6

September 22, 2017 10:44 AM Cool and calm, paddler Jason Chee strikes historic APG gold for S’pore

SINGAPORE – With the match poised on a knife’s edge at 2-2, it would only have been natural for Jason Chee to feel the nerves against his strongest rival in the competition. The Singaporean para-table tennis player had lost to the same opponent, Natthawut Thinathet, during the gold-medal match for the men’s Class 2 singles event at the 2015 ASEAN Para Games 3

September 22, 2017 6:47 AM IPhone 8, 8 Plus go on sale in Japan

They will be back for the iPhone X, they said. "I appreciate this new glass finish" more than the finish on the recent line, he said. Accordingly, even when taking into account the exchange rate, Singaporeans are paying around $150 to $180 extra for the two iPhone 8 models, $170 to $200 extra for the two iPhone 8 Plus models, and $220 to $250 extra for the two iPhone 3

September 22, 2017 5:27 AM Asean Para Games: Abdul Latif claims long jump gold

KUALA LUMPUR: World and Paralympics champion Abdul Latif Romly (pic) was too strong for the field as he effortlessly clinched the men's long jump T20 (intellectual disability) gold medal. Abdul Latif, who holds the world record of 7.60m, leapt 7.41m in his first attempt. Abdul Latif's effort was just shy of his Asean Para Games record of 7.43m, which 3

September 22, 2017 5:19 AM ASEAN Para Games: Jason Chee wins gold in individual event

SINGAPORE: Table tennis para-athlete Jason Chee has won gold in the men's singles Class 2 round robin event at the 2017 ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur. Chee defeated Thai paddler Thirayu Chueawong 3-0 on Friday (Sep 22) to top his group ahead of four others. Earlier, he defeated another Thai, Thinathet Natthawut, 3-2. He also defeated compatriots Eric Ting and Darren 3

September 22, 2017 4:26 AM Asean Para Games: Sarawakian swimmers set records en route to golds

KUALA LUMPUR: Sarawakians Anderson Jamba (pic) and Fraidden Dawan made big splashes for Malaysia on the final day of the Asean Para Games swimming competition. Barely an hour after winning the men's 150m individual medley (S4) race and setting a new Games record, Anderson returned to the pool at the National Aquatic Centre in Bukit Jalil to claim his second 3

September 20, 2017 7:43 AM NTUC FairPrice launches housebrand formula milk for under S$30 a tin

SINGAPORE: Supermarket chain NTUC FairPrice on Wednesday (Sep 20) launched a new range of formula milk from Australia, under its housebrand label. The FairPrice Gold formula milk is priced between S$27 and S$29 for a 900g tin. It is available in three types - for infants up to six months of age, between six months and a year old, as well as for those 3

September 20, 2017 1:52 AM FMLLP unveils 'new era' Super League trophy, TMJ plans to replace FA Cup trophy

M-League organiser Football Malaysia LLP (FMLLP) on Tuesday unveiled the new Malaysia Super League (MSL) trophy, in a press conference held in Johor Bahru. The unveiling ceremony and press conference was attended by Malaysian FA (FAM) president and FMLLP chairman Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim, FAM secretary-general Dato' Hamidin Amin, FMLLP CEO Kevin Ramalingam 4