Below are the top 5 searches by Malaysians this week, tracked by Yahoo! Search Trends:
One of the greatest tech minds in recent history died on October 5, a day after the announcement of his company’s iPhone 4s. Jobs, 56, had a long and highly public battle with pancreatic cancer.
2. Belanjawan 2012
Amid global and local economic challenges, much discussion and speculation have been aired on the 2012 national budget. It is due to be tabled in Parliament on Oct. 7, Friday.
3. iPhone 4s
An upgrade to iPhone 4 was announced by the world’s largest tech company on Oct. 4, not a newly designed iPhone 5 as many had expected. This disappointed a lot of fans of Apple as well as tech industry observers.
4. Noraniza Idris
Users were interested in the ‘Queen of Pop’ tying the knot for the third time in Johor Bahru, after two failed marriages. The lucky guy is Jeffri Hudi, 52, a businessman.
5. Datuk Adzhar Sulaiman
Sulaiman, a businessman, and his two daughters were handed jail sentences and ordered to pay fines. A court found them guilty of money laundering and illegal deposit taking.