Push Chinese investors to set aside 40% of work for Malaysians, urges FMM

FMM president Soh Thian Lai. GEORGE TOWN: The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) today called on the government to ensure at least 40% of the jobs for infrastructure works carried out by China-based companies be given to Malaysians. FMM president Soh Thian Lai said this was to ensure there was equitable profits for Malaysians in […]

Smith piles on agony for England after let-off

Australia’s Steve Smith in action as England’s Jonny Bairstow looks on. (Reuters pic) MANCHESTER: Steve Smith capitalised on a number of lucky reprieves to march on to an unbeaten 173 by tea and put Australia on 369-5 on the second day of the fourth Ashes test against England on Thursday. Smith and captain Tim Paine […]