Daily Archives: February 19, 2018

MALAYSIAN GOVT PROVIDES BILLIONS OF RINGGIT IN SUBSIDIES – PM NAJIB

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The government allocates billions of ringgit on subsidies for the various sectors every year and any allegation otherwise is untrue, says Najib Tun Razak. As such, the people should not listen to accusations that the government d...

‘Onus on parents to set good examples for their children’

KUCHING: One of the key roles of parents today is still setting good examples for their children towards becoming a 'functional family'.In pointing this out, Works Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof acknowledges that there are many challenges faced by ...

MALAYSIA’S CIMB INVESTMENT BANK WINS 12 TOP AWARDS FROM ALPHA SOUTHEAST ASIA

KUALA LUMPUR, CIMB Investment Bank has been crowned top in investment banking for its strong and innovative capabilities in the capital markets, equities, and trade finance space through 12 regional awards. CIMB swept 12 awards at the Alpha Southeast A...

MALAYSIA: ATTEMPT TO SMUGGLE 4WD TO INDONESIA’S WEST KALIMANTAN CURBED

BAU, Sarawak state, Malaysia The General Operations Force (GOF) thwarted an attempt to smuggle out a four-wheel drive (4WD) vehicle from Malaysian city of Kuching to West Kalimantan, Indonesia, in an operation conducted in an oil palm plantation in Ser...

Taib, Raghad in Miri for Chinese New Year visits

MIRI: The presence of Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud and wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Raghad Kurdi Taib here yesterday injected more festive season colours to the third day of Chinese New Year (CNY) celebration in

CM, Wife Enhance Ties With Key Chinese Folk

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg and his wife Datin Patinggi Dato Juma'ani Tuanku Bujang were in Chinese New Year mood as they visited the open house events hosted by several prominent members of the Chinese community

EXPERIENCES THAT DEEPLY TOUCH HEARTS OF MALAYSIAN MEDICAL TEAM AT BANGLADESH COX’S BAZAAR

SEPANG, Malaysia Being presented with a 500ml bottle of mineral water by a Rohingya man for saving his son's life and welcoming the birth of a pair of twin baby boys were among experiences that deeply touched the hearts of

Lee: Digital Economy Stands As Prime Mover Of Sarawak’s Devt Target

MIRI: Digital economy will be the prime mover of state development towards the target of becoming an advanced economy by 2030.This can be achieved through close cooperation and support from the people, says Assistant Minister of Tourism, Arts and Cultu...

Head of State, Wife Make CNY Visits To Local Dignitaries

KUCHING: Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud and wife Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Raghad Kurdi Taib visited the homes of several local dignitaries here on the first day of Chinese New Year.The first visit was to the

MALAYSIAN PARALYMPIC CYCLING TEAM SHINES AT ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

NILAI, Malaysia, Feb 19 (Bernama) -- The national paralympic track cycling team continued to put up a brilliant performance on the third day of the 2018 Asian Track Cycling Championships (ATC) after bagging two gold, two silver and a bronze