Category Archives: Medical

SEA Games holiday manageable, say economists, unions

PETALING JAYA: Economists and unions said unscheduled holidays such as the Sept 4 public holiday to celebrate Malaysia's SEA Games victory would not have any major impact on businesses.Lee says although businesses may see interruptions in operations, t...

MALAYSIA’S CENTRAL BANK TO FINALISE STANDARDS FOR E-KYC BY OCT

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is expected to finalise standards for the electronic Know-Your-Customer (e-KYC) by October this year, after receiving comments from industry players. (BNM is Malaysia's central bank) Assistant Govern...

MALAYSIA: OSCAR-WINNING INDIA’S A.R RAHMAN OUT TO CONQUER HEARTS OF FANS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- India's Grammy and Academy award-winning musician A.R. Rahman celebrates his 25 years of glory in the music industry through "One Heart: The A.R. Rahman Concert Film", which was released in over 100 cinemas in Malaysia on

MALAYSIA: PM NAJIB ATTENDS NATIONAL DAY FULL REHEARSAL

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak today attended the full rehearsal for National Day 2017 at Dataran Merdeka here. He arrived around 8.15 am, accompanied by Communications and Multimedia Minister Dr Salleh Said Keruak and Communi...

PM NAJIB HAILS THE YOUNG AS CATALYSTS FOR MALAYSIA’S GREATER SUCCESS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia --Najib Tun Razak came to Dataran Merdeka today for the full dress rehearsal of the National Day 2017 celebration and liked what he saw - young people full of enthusiasm to deliver a performance the people will

MALAYSIA: NO ARBITRARY ISSUE OF UNHCR CARD FOR ROHINGYAS

BAGAN DATUK, Malaysia -- Malaysia will not arbitrarily issue the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) card to the Rohingyas who have sought refuge in the country, said Deputy Prime Minister Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Ahmad Zahid, who is

Kuching To Have Direct Shenzhen Flight – CM

KUCHING: An airline is expected to start operating a direct flight between Kuching and Shenzhen, China by the end of this year, said Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg.

He said Shenzhen will be one of the cities to

Kim Jong Un Shows Little Interest in Diplomacy

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA � The prospect of reaching any diplomatic solution to the North Korean nuclear threat remains unclear as its leader Kim Jong Un has shown little willingness to compromise with adversaries in Washington or even to engage

MALAYSIA: LEADING INDEX UP 0.6 PCT IN JUNE, ECONOMIC ACTIVITY TO CONTINUE EXPANDING

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia � The annual change in Leading Index (LI), which monitors the economic performance in advance, increased 0.6 per cent in June 2017 to 117.9 points, said the Department of Statistics Malaysia.

Nevertheless, the monthly change in LI

MALAYSIA’S MCMC, INDIAN TELECOM REGULATOR SIGN COOPERATION AGREEMENT

NEW DELHI, India -- The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) have signed a deal to jointly work on capacity building in broadcasting and telecommunications regulation. The agreem...