The Star (Malaysia)

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - Padi farmers around the country are abandoning the supposedly “high yield’ Clearfield padi strain.

SINGAPORE (The Star/ANN) - TiesS between Malaysia and Singapore, often prickly in the past, reached another milestone with the simultaneous opening of two joint development projects undertaken by the countries’ investment arms.

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The Ninth World Urban Forum (WUF9), to be hosted by Malaysia, is set to be the largest ever since the first edition in 2002.

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ ANN) - With a more focused search area, relevant experience and a flotilla of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs), US exploration firm Ocean Infinity believes its prospects of finding Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 are realistic. 

BEIJING (The Star/ ANN) - Pakatan Harapan’s prime ministerial candidate Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived at the Cheras Rehabilita­tion Hospital for his highly anticipated meeting with his former nemesis-turned-partner Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim – only to be told that he was barred from meeting the PKR de facto leader. 

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ ANN) - Bersih 2.0 is calling for the abolition of postal voting following the Election Commission’s (EC) move to gazette new categories of those eligible for it. 

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ ANN) - About half of 106-storey building’s floor space taken up 

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN - Najib Razak thanked Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud for his warm hospitality during the Prime Minister’s visit to Riyadh

JOHOR BARU, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - Malaysians crossing the Causeway to Singapore cannot wait for February to come. 

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - Malaysia is not looking for a trade war, but will retaliate if the European Union moves to ban palm oil from the continent’s biofuel mix and renewable energy sources, said Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Mah Siew Keong.