🤖 This Week's Recap - 23 Feb
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Last updated at Mar 1, 2024

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🔎 Ringgit Decline

🤖 Malaysia's ringgit plunged to a 26-year low against the US dollar and Singapore dollar, sparking concern despite central bank assurances of positive economic prospects.

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🔎 Tun Taib Passes Away

🤖 Former Sarawak governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud passed away on Feb 21st, 2024, at the age of 87. Praised for development, but also criticized for controversy, his legacy remains complex.

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🔎 Ramen

🤖 A ramen chain faces backlash for draconian staff penalties. Alleged deductions for spilt broth, broken noodles, & late shifts raise alarm over exploitative practices & potential HR violations. The chain denies claims, emphasising training & fair treatment, but public scrutiny remains. 

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🔎 BYD Seal

🤖 BYD's sleek Seal EV lands in Malaysia with two variants: Premium (RM179,800) and Performance (RM199,800). While limited options raise eyebrows, the Seal targets eco-conscious drivers seeking a thrilling ride.

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🔎 Mahathir

🤖 Former PM Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad continues recovery at IJN after treatment for an undisclosed infection. Though details remain scarce, his aide confirms he's conscious and not critical. 

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🔎 Proton EV

🤖 Proton is accelerating its EV plans, aiming for a 2025 launch instead of the original 2027 target. This aligns with the government's push for affordable EVs and leverages Proton's partnership with Geely.

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🔎 Muafakat Nasional

🤖 The rumoured revival of the political pact between PAS and UMNO, Muafakat Nasional sparks debate. PAS remains hopeful for informal talks with UMNO, but BERSATU denies discussions.

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🔎 SST

🤖 Effective March 1st, some sectors will see an increase in the SST rate to 8%. While TMC services initially faced inclusion, the government reversed course, providing relief for healthcare providers.

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🔎 PADU Hacked Allegations

🤖 Rafizi Ramli rebuked a local tech site for gleefully sharing unverified claims about PADU's alleged hacking, calling it "irresponsible" and highlighting the dangers of spreading misinformation.

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🔎 Lee Chong Wei

🤖 Badminton legend Lee Chong Wei expressed concern over Malaysia's future in the sport, urging "drastic" reforms before the 2024 Olympics. BAM acknowledged his concerns, calling them "valid," but emphasized efforts already underway.

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