By Kisho Kumari Sucedaram
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9 (Bernama) -- Itinerant waste pickers who comb through housing estates in search of recyclables from the garbage discarded by households seem to be having a field day following the implementation of solid waste separation at source on Sept 1.
By Kisho Kumari Sucedaram
By Zairina Zainudin
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- The ringgit could still possibly appreciate further and meet its actual value of 3.00 against the US dollar to reflect the country's strong fundamentals.
As for now, the volatility in the foreign exchange market due to the challenging global environment has put pressure on the local unit, said National Council of Professors (MKN) cluster committee member for finance and management, Prof Dr Syed Azizi Wafa Syed Khalid Wafa.
By Norshazlina Nor'azman
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- Local environmental experts want the government to speed up efforts to upgrade its Air Pollutant Index (API) to include readings of fine dust measuring 2.5 microns (PM2.5).
Oleh Erda Khursyiah Basir
KUALA LUMPUR, 7 Okt (Bernama) -- Sheela Paul sedang mengandung anak kedua apabila beliau menderita serangan satu episod kayap yang sangat menyakitkan kira-kira 20 tahun lalu.
Ketika mula-mula berasa kesakitan yang tajam serta kegatalan di bahagian pinggul kiri berhampiran pinggangnya, Sheela, 28 tahun ketika itu, langsung tidak mengetahui tentang penyakitnya itu namun ia amat membimbangkannya kerana sedang hamil enam bulan.
Oleh Jenny Imanina Lanong Abdullah
KUALA LUMPUR, 5 Okt (Bernama) -- Trend terkini menyaksikan ramai perokok telah beralih kepada rokok elektronik.
Rokok elektronik yang dikenali sebagai 'Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems' atau 'e-Cigarette' adalah sebuah inovasi dari bentuk rokok konvensional menjadi rokok moden juga lebih dikenali sebagai 'vapor' atau 'vape'.
By Azlee Nor Mahmud
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 3 (Bernama) -- Malaysia, one of the major players in the global palm oil industry, has a competitive advantage in becoming a halal ingredients supplier, said Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC) Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Seri Jamil Bidin.
By Murni Nasri
KUALA LUMPUR, (Bernama) --Tucked in the vicinity of plush private houses and upscale business outlets along Jalan Riong, Bangsar, the black and pink two storey bungalow that houses Rumoda has already opened its doors to throngs of patrons although it has only been in operation for less than a year.
Rumoda or house of fashion is the dream of an enterprising son, Firdaus Faisal encouraged by a business minded mother, Puan Yuliza Zahar who aspires to build a business legacy for her five children.
Having a father who was an entrepreneur, Yuliza has a natural incline for business. Although her banker husband can provide for the big family comfortably, Yuliza insisted on venturing into business to help secure the family's future.
By Massita Ahmad
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 1 (Bernama) -- Today is the first day of the last quarter of this year. Wonder where Bursa Malaysia's benchmark FBM KLCI would be heading for the next 60-odd trading days?
Throughout the year, the index has been moving between 1,621.04 and 1,752.77, and mostly in tandem with its regional peers.
The highest closing point so far this year was at 1,862.80 on Apr 21, 2015.