Pos Malaysia launches Sour Fruits Stamp Series

KUALA LUMPUR, Pos Malaysia Berhad (Pos Malaysia) will be releasing a new series of stamps called the Sour Fruits Stamp Series, featuring three variants of the "asam plant and fruit, namely the Asam Kelubi, Asam Embang and Asam Kandis.Its

Crocodile caught in lake

SONG, Personnel from the district fire and rescue station here today captured a 2.5 metre crocodile at a lake behind the residence of a volunteer firefighter at Kampung Gelam near here today.Station chief Fredrick Anak Aok said the crocodile was

Samsul Iskandar: Haziq was deemed suitable for post

PUTRAJAYA, Primary Industries deputy Minister Datuk Seri Shamsul Iskandar Mohd Akin said that Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz was appointed as his Senior Confidential Secretary (SUSK) after taking into consideration the need of the ministry for a representat...

Magic World Penang receives MyTQA recognition

GEORGE TOWN, Magic World Penang and the Malayan Cultural Magic Show have become the latest tourism draw to receive the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture's (MOTAC) Tourism Quality Assurance (MyTQA) stamp of approval.The recognition symbolises Penan...

Strong connectivity between Malaysia and Thailand attracts more investment

BUKIT KAYU HITAM, It is vital to improve connectivity between Malaysia and Thailand to attract more foreign direct investments.Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya said having shared a common border, the strong connectivity will enhance industri...

Dr Mahathir wraps up UK trip with hospital visit to see baby Ainul Mardhiah

LONDON, Eight-month-old baby girl Ainul Mardhiah who successfully underwent surgery here last week to remove extragonadal germ cell tumour, a rare type of cancer, covering her mouth today had a surprise visitor, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.T...

333 violations throughout Festive Period Price Scheme – Saifuddin

KUALA LUMPUR, A total of 333 cases involving various offences by traders were recorded by the Domestic Trade and Consumers Affairs Ministry since the Festive Season Maximum Price Control Scheme (SHMMP) came into effect on May 21.Its minister, Datuk

17 school students arrested in op ‘private party’

KUALA LUMPUR, A total of 17 school students were arrested in an operation conducted at a luxury condominium on Jalan Sultan Ismail in Kuala Lumpur, Sunday.Dang Wangi District Police chief ACP Mohd Fahmi Visuvanathan Abdullah said the operation codename...

UK investors upbeat on Malaysia’s economic potential

LONDON, Investors in the United Kingdom (UK) are upbeat on Malaysia's economic potential and have been showing keen interest in investing in the country, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad."I have used the opportunity while here to find out

Let PDRM do the job

PETALING JAYA, PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today reiterated his party's stand on letting the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) handle the alleged sex video investigation.He said he (the party) did not want to make any speculation and it was