Hadi Fayyadh unveiled by Japanese club

KUALA LUMPUR – National Under-23 striker Hadi Fayyadh Abdul is unveiled as one of 10 new signings by Japanese J3 League side Azul Claro Numazu today. Hadi, who is on loan from Fagiano Okayama, was presented in his new No 27 jersey during a team presentation ceremony at the Azul Claro Training Centre in Shizuoka. […]

Ducati extend MotoGP contract until 2026

PARIS — Ducati today signed a new deal with MotoGP promoters Dorna Sports guaranteeing their presence on the grid until 2026. Based in Bologna, Italy, Ducati entered MotoGP in 2003, securing the riders’ world title with Casey Stoner in 2007. They won last season’s constructors crown thanks to wins by Antonio Dovizioso in Austria and Danilo […]

Safer in Southern Tigers’ lair

AS of today, it is 421 days since Tan Cheng Hoe was able to gather the national team together and that was in the 2-0 win over Indonesia in the 2022 World Cup/2023 Asian Cup qualifier on Nov 19, 2019. It has been a long wait for Harimau Malaya to assemble again but the lapse […]

Thinaah, Tan steal the limelight at Toyota Thailand Open

KUALA LUMPUR – The national women’s doubles pair of M. Thinaah and Pearly Tan Koong Le, pulled off an upset by downing world number ninth pair Chang Ye Na and Kim Hye Rin in the opening round of Toyota Thailand Open Badminton Tournament in Bangkok, today. Thinaah and Tan, who were unseeded, displayed a scintillating performance by […]

MAHB gears up for pre-Covid recovery by 2023

PETALING JAYA: As Covid-19 continues to force most international borders shut, Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is taking the opportunity to upgrade its facilities and to gear up towards the expansion of its airports, especially KLIA. The group is planning to stretch KLIA’s current capacity of 30 million passengers per annum to 50 million. The […]

Analysis: Jack Ma’s reappearance fails to soothe all investor concerns about regulatory crackdown

NEW YORK: Billionaire Jack Ma’s 50-second video reappearance has done little to resolve Alibaba Group’s troubled relationship with regulators that is making some investors hesitate about owning the Chinese e-commerce giant’s stock. Relief at Ma’s first public appearance added $58 billion in market value on Wednesday as Alibaba’s Hong Kong-listed stock soared, though doubts crept […]

BNM may cut OPR further if MCO extended

BANK Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) decision to keep the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) unchanged has heightened the chances of an interest-rate cut if the Movement Control Order (MCO) is further extended. The central bank held its benchmark policy rate steady at 1.75% yesterday, with analysts describing the decision as a prudent pause in light of the […]

Police open inquiry paper over alleged gambling activities at MAEPS

SEPANG, Jan 21 — The police have opened an inquiry paper over the alleged gambling activities happening at the COVID-19 Quarantine and Low Risk Treatment Centre (PKRC) in Malaysia Agro Exposition Park (MAEPS), Serdang. Sepang Police chief ACP Wan Kamarul Azran Wan Yusof said the inquiry paper was opened after they received a report on […]