Summary KUAH: Has anyone ever wondered what do tourists buy most in Pulau Langkawi? The answer is - the ubiquitous colourful rubber flip-flops found in shops throughout the island's tourist hangouts. Their eye-catching display on the shelves inside and outside the shops adds colour to the surroundings.
Summary "The tax exemption would benefit the islands and residents and would not have a negative to their economy," said Ahmad Maslan. Addressing a GST briefing on Sunday, he added that the government would take measures to ensure that the transition from the Sales and Services to the GST from April next year would not be drastic to ease the burden of the people.
Summary KUAH (Langkawi) (Bernama) -- Has anyone wondered what do tourists buy most in the the resort Island of Langkawi? Another shop assistant at Beras Bakar, in Padang Matsirat, where visitors come to see the traces of the paddy burnt to pre-empt an attack by the Siamese invaders in the early days, was asked on the the flip-flops and she eagerly replied they were hot items there too.
Summary Fabulous! The 63-year-old CEO of Europe's third largest oil company, Total, died in a plane accident at a Moscow airport on Tuesday. Christophe de Margerie and three other French citizens died in a plane crash at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport, officials said Tuesday.
Summary The physically-settled contract trades under the product symbol ILB, and has a contract size of 1,750 st, CME said. The exclusive Platts OTC Broker Index, a market assessment compiled from three of the largest and most respected coal brokers.
Summary Corpus Christi police said in a statement that the brothers had gathered Sunday evening to watch a television show when the older brother, who's 24, removed the gun from the holster. Senior Officer Marc Harrod told the Corpus Christi Caller-Times that the brothers' mother was with them and witnessed the shooting.
Summary By Editorial Board October 20 at 8:00 PM. Of course: that would allow the consolidation of Novorossiya as a statelet that Mr. Putin could use to keep Ukraine in a perpetual state of instability. That added weight to comments last week by Secretary of State John F. Kerry, who -- even as he tried to promote U.S.-Russian cooperation on other issues -- said Russia would have to withdraw "heavy equipment" and allow its border with Ukraine "to be properly monitored and secured" to win sanctions relief.