SEOUL, Nov 10 (Bernama) -- US tech giant Apple Inc is set to beat Samsung Electronics Co in the global smartphone market in the fourth quarter, industry data showed Friday, helped by the robust performance of the iPhone X, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported.

MELAKA, Nov 9 (Bernama) -- The Royal Malaysian Customs Department (JKDM) today launched the Duty Finder application in an effort to eradicate the falsifications of the Customs Official Receipt (COR) by syndicates and agents to cheat importing companies resulting in losses amounting to hundreds of million of ringgit to the government.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 (Bernama) -- Hong Leong Industries Bhd's (HLI) pre-tax profit jumped to RM117.54 million for the first quarter ended Sept 30, 2017 compared with RM91.44 million recorded in the same quarter previously, spurred by mainly higher revenue from the consumer product segment.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 (Bernama) -- Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPMC) and Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn Bhd (ETCM) today announced the launch of their respective flood relief programmes for Volkswagen and Nissan owners whose vehicles were affected by the recent flood in the northern states of Peninsular Malaysia.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 (Bernama) -- Samsung Malaysia Electronics is offering free repair services to its customers whose appliances and devices are damaged in the recent floods.

By Nur Sakinah Ramli

ALOR SETAR, Nov 9 (Bernama) -- The Kedah Population and Family Development Board (LPPKN) has come up with a novel idea to enable members of a family enjoy quality time together without the interference of communications technology.

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 (Bernama) -- Bank Muamalat Malaysia Bhd has put into immediate effect a six-month moratorium relief, based on the merit of the case, on various financing and financing products, in an effort to assist customers and staff who have been affected by the floods in Penang and Kedah.