Daily Archives: February 27, 2018

MALAYSIA’S CENTRAL BANK ISSUES SAFEGUARD MEASURES FOR DEALING IN DIGITAL CURRENCIES

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia's central bank or Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has issued the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Financing of Terrorism Policy (AML/CFT) for Digital Currencies to ensure that effective measures are in place to combat such activitie...

80 Pct of State’s Land Mass Preserved As Primary, Secondary Forests – CM

KUCHING: Sarawak is committed to preserving 80 per cent of its land mass as primary and secondary forests for environmental conservation.Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg, who stated this, said the state is doing its level best to

ROYAL MALAYSIAN NAVY PLANS TO INCREASE SUBMARINE FLEET

SEPANGGAR, Sabah state, Malaysia The Royal Malaysia Navy (RMN) planned to increase the number of submarines in the future as its base here had the capacity for six vessels. He said, currently, the country had two submarines, namely, KD

MALAYSIA, SENEGAL SIGN MOU TO BOOST TOURISM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Malaysia and the Republic of Senegal today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to encourage and promote cooperation in the tourism sector. The MoU was signed by Tourism and Culture Minister, Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz and

Catering to Growing Number of Tourists

KUCHING: The state tourism industry received a major boost with the official launch of the 'Riverside Majestic Hotel Astana Wing' to cater to the growing number of tourists arriving in the state.At the launch of the hotel's Astana Wing yesterday,

MALAYSIAN POLICE: INT’L COLLABORATION AND INTELLIGENCE SHARING ON SCAMS SHOWING RESULTS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Efforts taken by the Malaysian police to form strategic collaborations and intelligence sharing with regional and international police forces to combat the African and Macau scam syndicates are paying off. Inspector-General of Po...

MALAYSIAN POLICE: INT’L COLLABORATION AND INTELLIGENCE SHARING ON SCAMS SHOWING RESULTS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Efforts taken by the Malaysian police to form strategic collaborations and intelligence sharing with regional and international police forces to combat the African and Macau scam syndicates are paying off. Inspector-General of Po...

Sarawak a ‘Phenomenal Brand’, Says AirAsia Chief

KUCHING: Sarawak is a growing brand and set to achieve more in the tourism industry, given its rich culture and biodiversity.In pointing this out, AirAsia Bhd group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes views Sarawak as 'a phenomenal brand',

Sarawak a ‘Phenomenal Brand’, Says AirAsia Chief

KUCHING: Sarawak is a growing brand and set to achieve more in the tourism industry, given its rich culture and biodiversity.In pointing this out, AirAsia Bhd group chief executive officer Tan Sri Tony Fernandes views Sarawak as 'a phenomenal brand',

MALAYSIAN ARRESTED FOR HELPING EX-CITY HARVEST LEADER TO FLEE SINGAPORE

SINGAPORE, The police have arrested a 45-year-old Malaysian man for his suspected involvement in helping ex-City Harvest Church leader Chew Eng Han's attempted escape from Singapore, Channel NewsAsia reported. Quoting Singapore Police Force (SPF), the...