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Credit Suisse said yesterday it had launched a share issue aimed at raising some $4 billion to allay capital fears, and backtracked on plans to take part of its Swiss division public.
KOTA KINABALU - Ah Tan is a freelance guide catering to Chinese tourists and makes a living by knowing their holiday desires. For the most part, these ...
This photo taken on January 17, 2017 shows French Front National's President and presidential candidate for the 2017 election Marine Le Pen.
protesters demonstrate inside Macedonia's parliament to protest against what they said was an unfair vote to elect a parliamentary speaker.
The Economic Confidence Index rose by 3.6 percent to 99.5 points in the month from 96 points in March, TurkStat said in a statement Thursday.
KOTA KINABALU: Australia is forever indebted to the villagers of Sabah for help rendered to prisoners of war (PoW) during a World War II death march, said Australian High Commissioner to Malaysia Rod Smith.
Israel shot down what it identified only as "a target" over the occupied Golan Heights on Thursday, hours after the Assad regime accused it of hitting a military position near Damascus airport.
KOTA KINABALU: A former Sabah DAP leader has been ordered by a High Court to pay RM130,000 in damages and costs to DAP's Kota Kinabalu MP Jimmy Wong for defamation.
Russian Navy ship sinks off Turkey's Black Sea coast after collision with cargo vessel. DAILY Sabah WITH Associated Press.
Maintaining its upward movement since the pre-referendum period, the Borsa Istanbul 100, Turkey's benchmark index, opened yesterday at a historic high and ...
China on Wednesday launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier, which will join an existing one bought second-hand from the Ukraine, amid rising tensions over North Korea and worries about Beijing's assertiveness in the South China Sea.
Sources told Daily Sabah that ministers will push their leaders to extend their support to the suspension of Turkey's accession negotiations at the June summit in Brussels.
Seiichiro Nishimoto, CEO of Shelter Co., poses wearing a gas mask at a model room for the company's nuclear shelters in the basement of his house in Osaka, Japan April 26, 2017.
KOTA KINABALU: The cabotage policy must be liberalised or even abolished in order to make Sepangar Port a regional transshipment hub, state Special Tasks Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang (pic) said.
KOTA KINABALU (THE STAR/Asia NEWS NETWORK) - A 25-year-old woman who was six months pregnant fell to her death from her third floor apartment in the Malaysian state of Sabah on Tuesday afternoon (April 25). Jaequiline Ribot was said to have ...
The Ukrainian government cut off its power supply to some areas in the country's rebel-held east during Tuesday night. This act, while heightening tensions between two major players in the region, also provides Russia with an opportunity to step in and ...
An Afghan refugee wrapped in a blue blanket to protect himself against the cold waits to cross into Germany. (File Photo). A charter plane carrying 14 rejected Afghan asylum seekers arrived in Kabul on Tuesday morning, in what is the fifth group ...
Guards and police inspect a vault that the assailants blew up early morning in Ciudad del Este, Paraguay, Monday, April 24, 2017. (AP Photo).
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop (L) visits the Lone Pine Australian memorial in Gallipoli following a dawn ceremony marking the 102nd anniversary of the World war One battle of Gallipoli.
KOTA KINABALU - Sabah's decision to scrap the construction of a bridge in Sukau across the Kinabatangan river has earned kudos from international organisations that supported conservation works in the state.
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has decided to reopen a political monitoring process against Turkey following the April 16 referendum on constitutional reform.
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has decided to reopen a political monitoring process against Turkey following the April 16 referendum on constitutional reform.
HSBC Holdings Plc has been formally mandated as an adviser on the initial public offering of Saudi Arabia's national oil giant Aramco , expected to be the world's largest ever IPO, HSBC's chief executive said on Monday.
Borajet, a privately owned Turkish airline based out of Istanbul, announced that it will cancel all of its flights starting Monday.
In the central Danish town of Aarhus, Godsbanen Center's concert hall looks more like a fish farm than a music set with its mix of water tanks, canisters, tubes, pipes and retro-futuristic details.
financial markets breathed a sigh of relief late Sunday night as the French electorate gave Emmanuel Macron a plurality of votes in France's presidential election.
The Borsa Istanbul (BIST) 100 index closed last week at 92,423.93 points, an increase of 2.62 percent in a week compared to the 90,063.69 points recorded on April 14.
KOTA BELUD: Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman Dahlan has proposed that English-medium government schools in Sabah be re-established in an effort to improve the language proficiency of students in the state. He said ...
Turkish economy circles have rapidly started evaluating processes to accelerate the wheels of the economy with the end of the April 16 referendum process and political stability brought by resolution.
The Foreign Ministry on Saturday condemned Friday's terror attack on the regional headquarters of an army base in northern Afghanistan that claimed the lives of dozens of soldiers and injured several others.
KOTA KINABALU: Have you ever taken time to look at roundabouts when driving or travelling on the road? Of course, one will take some time to look at them if they are beautifully decorated with flowers.
KOTA BELUD: Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman Dahlan has proposed that English-medium government schools in Sabah be re-established. He said the re-establishment of English-medium government schools in the ...
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah International Convention Centre (SICC) is expected to be ready next year. Special Tasks Minister, Datuk Teo Chee Kang told the media at the HomeDec and IPEX Sabah 2017 launch yesterday that SICC was progressing well ...
As Turkish-Qatari ties continue on good terms, Turkish firms have increased their operations in the country, accomplishing significant infrastructure projects.
This is a Sunday April 16, 2017 file photo of Britain's Queen Elizabeth as she leaves the Easter Sunday service in Windsor Castle, in Windsor England.
The burnt out remains of a bus crash that left 20 school children dead near Pretoria, South Africa, 21 April 2017. (EPA Photo). At least 20 children were killed in a bus crash outside the South African capital Pretoria on Friday, emergency services ...
French police officers after a shooting in which two police officers were killed in a terror attack near the Champs Elysees in Paris, France, April 20.
Sabah, the sister newspaper of Daily Sabah and the flagship publication of the Turkuvaz Media Group, marked its 32nd anniversary on Friday.
A video emerged on Thursday purportedly showing Egyptian soldiers carrying out extrajudicial killings in the northern Sinai region and staging the killings to look like the detainees were killed during a gun battle.
Negeri Sembilan produced an insipid performance but still did enough to hold Sabah in the FA Cup quarter final second leg, to reach semi-final stage.
Following the intense campaign process, society successfully completed yet another democratic process and approved the critical constitutional amendment to start the transition to a presidential mode of governance.
People walking past campaign posters of French presidential election candidates in Bailleul, northern France, two days before the first round of the election.
KOTA KINABALU: Yet another picture has emerged of shark hunting and finning in Sabah, known as a dive paradise for its idyllic islands.
The debate over the validity of the April 16 referendum results has dominated discussions in Turkey's legal and political spheres lately.
Leonid Mikhelson (above), co-owner of Russian gas producer Novatek, has topped Russia's rich list for a second year running with an estimated wealth of $18.4 billion, the Russian edition of Forbes reported yesterday.
U.S. President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump dance at the Freedom Ball in Washington D.C. on Jan. 20. Inaugural committee records filed with the Federal Election Commission show Citgo petroleum, a U.S.
KOTA KINABALU: A landmark project aims to increase Sabah's protected forest to 30% of the state's land area by 2025. More than 60 scientists from leading ...
Kota Kinabalu: The United Sabah Alliance (USA) denied that it is in a disarray following a tussle for the post of Opposition Leader in the State Assembly.
Lahad Datu: Four Abu Sayyaf commanders capable of mounting large-scale kidnappings are being hunted down on both sides of the Sabah and southern Philippines sea borders, the Star reports. Top on the hunted list are the hot-tempered Al Habsi Misaya ...
China has launched its first unmanned cargo spacecraft on a mission to dock with the country's space station. The Tianzhou 1 blasted off at 7:41 p.m.






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