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Iloilo receives seed support for 51.6K hectares of rice farms

ILOILO CITY: The Department of Agriculture (DA) has distributed 51,630 bags of hybrid and inbred seeds for Iloilo rice farmers this first cropping season.

The seeds, to cover 51,630 hectares, were released directly to the municipalities for easy acce…

TEACHER LOSES OVER RM135,000 TO PHONE SCAM

KUANTAN, A female teacher lost RM135,150 after being deceived by a phone scam syndicate.

Pahang police chief Datuk Seri Yahaya Othman said initially the 25-year-old woman received a phone call from an individual claiming to be an officer from the Di…

APRON WALK 2024 ATTRACTS 2,000 PARTICIPANTS, PWDS

PUTRAJAYA, The Apron Walk 2024 held at Anjung Floria here today in conjunction with the national-level World Food Safety Day attracted 2,000 participants, including people with disabilities (PwDs).

It started with a warm-up session before the partic…

MISAPPROPRIATION OF RON 95: MAN ARRESTED IN PENANG

NIBONG TEBAL, The Penang enforcement division of the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Cost of Living (KPDN) foiled an attempt to misappropriate RON95 petrol with the arrest of a man at a petrol station here, last night.

Its director, S. Jegan said the…