Daily Archives: August 6, 2017

MALAYSIA OPENS NEW MARITIME BASE AT MIDDLE ROCKS, NEAR SINGAPORE’S PEDRA BRANCA

SINGAPORE-- Malaysia has set up a new maritime base on Middle Rocks, near Pedra Branca, the island awarded to Singapore in an International Court of Justice ruling in 2008.The facility, known as Abu Bakar Maritime Base, includes a 316-metre jetty,

Almost Half Million OKUs Registered With Welfare Dept – Rohani

MIRI: A total of 433,952 people with disabilities (OKU) in the country have registered with the Welfare Department.Minister of Women, Family and Community Development Dato Sri Rohani Abdul Karim said of the number, people with learning disabilities acc...

US Pressure, Economic Ties Behind ASEAN Warning to North Korea

MANILA, PHILIPPINES � China's foreign minister Wang Yi held a bilateral meeting with his North Korean counterpart Ri Yong Ho Sunday on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) ministerial meetings in Manila. Wang said he

Autism Centres In Sarawak And Sabah In Pipeline

MIRI: Ministry of Women Development, Family and Community plans to set up autism centres in Sarawak and Sabah.Its minister Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul Karim said the first autism centre under Permata Kurnia would be a model for other centres in