NO COMPROMISE OVER CORRUPTION, MAHATHIR TELLS MINISTERS, PTD OFFICERS

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today there would be no compromise in the case of government leaders and officers found to be involved in corruption.No pity, no consideration and no cover-up, he said when addressing Cabinet ...

GEORGIA HOPES TO SIGN MOU ON TOURISM COOPERATION WITH MALAYSIA BY YEAR-END

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA Georgia is keen to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Malaysia aimed at boosting bilateral tourism between the two countries, says its Ambassador to Malaysia Nikoloz Apkhazava.He said the MoU in the field of tourism wi...

MALAYSIA AIMS TO BE ASIA’S FERTILITY AND CARDIOLOGY TREATMENTS HUB BY 2020

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Malaysia is capable of becoming Asia's fertility and cardiology treatments hub by 2020 due to the high quality health services available in the country.Malaysia Health Tourism Council (MHTC) chief executive officer Sherene Azli s...

CHEQUE PRESENTATION CEREMONY FOR THE FLOOD AND HEAT WAVE VICTIMS IN JAPAN

A cheque presentation ceremony was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Putrajaya on 15 August 2018. The contribution was from the Government of Malaysia to the victims of floods and heat waves that hit central and southwestern Japan

MALAYSIA: RESTAURANT OPERATORS ENCOURAGED TO HIRE COOKS FROM LOCAL TRAINING INSTITUTIONS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Ministry of Human Resources encourages restaurant and eatery operators to hire qualified cooks from local government-run training institutions. Its deputy minister Mahfuz Omar said it was to ensure that young people receiving...

Health Department to introduce ‘Klinik Ikon Mesra Remaja’

KUCHING: The Health Department will be introducing the 'Klinik Ikon Mesra Remaja' in the state as a pilot project to provide health services to teenagers.Welfare, Community Well Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister Dato Sri Fatimah A...

MALAYSIA: BEING ‘CLEAN, EFFICIENT, TRUSTWORTHY’ SMOOTHENS ADMINISTRATION – MAHATHIR

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Administrative and diplomatic officers (PTD) must be clean, efficient and trustworthy to ensure the smooth running of the national administration, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.Outlining these three values, he sa...

MALAYSIA: MINIMUM WAGES TO BE IMPLEMENTED GRADUALLY PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 14 (NNNBernama) The implementation of the RM1,500 minimum wage will be carried out gradually to allow a recovery in the country's economy, said Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad. He said if Malaysia starts spending money

USCHINA CONFLICT MAY CURB MALAYSIA’S GDP GROWTHECONOMIST

KUALALUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 14 (NNNBernama)The United StatesChina trade war could adversely impact Malaysia's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth by 1.3 per cent against what has been projected over the next two years. CIMB Group Chief Economist Dr Donal...

MALAYSIA: GOVT YET TO FINALISE TERMS, CONDITIONS OF TAN’S APPOINTMENT AS SPECIAL ENVOY TO CHINA

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 14 (NNNBernama)The government has yet to finalise the terms and conditions of the appointment of DAP national chairman Tan Kok Wai as the special envoy to China, the Dewan Rakyat (Lower House) was told today. Minister