Daily Archives: August 10, 2018

MALAYSIA: CLINCH TOP 10 POSITION, PM MAHATHIR ADVISES ASIAN GAMES CONTINGENT

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Dr Mahathir Mohamad today handed the Jalur Gemilang Malaysian flag to the Indonesia-bound Malaysian Asian Games contingent with the advice to emerge in the top 10 among the 45 competing nations. I am confident this contingent is ver...

MALAYSIA: ASSOCIATIONS MEET DPM ON RAISING FUNDS FOR PALESTINIANS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail yesterday received the visit of several organisations to discuss the mechanism to raise funds for the National Welfare Fund (YKN) � Palestine People's Fund (TRP) for country espe...

U.A.E. BANS IMPORT OF POULTRY MEAT, EGGS FROM EAST MALAYSIA

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirate, Aug 10 (NNN-WAM) - The UAE authorities have halted imports of all species of domestic and wild live birds, ornamental birds, chicks, hatching eggs and their non-heat-treated waste, from East Malaysia (the states of Sabah...

Full MSPO Certification By 2019

KUCHING: The state government has taken a committed role to ensure that the palm oil industry in Sarawak gets full Malaysia Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification by Dec 2019.Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said this is because

MALAYSIA TARGETS SEVEN GOLD MEDALS AT 2018 ASIAN GAMES – SYED SADDIQ

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia The Malaysian contingent to the Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games, from Aug 18 to Sept 2, is targeting seven gold medals, said Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman. The target is seven gold, but, with luck, InsyaAllah...

OFF-PUMP BYPASS REDUCES POST-SURGERY COMPLICATIONS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia A coronary artery bypass surgery is done to restore blood flow to the heart, but it is usually performed when the heart is stopped. This is because the heart has to be opened for the surgery, so

MALAYSIA: FORMER MINISTER MUSTAPA URGES IMMEDIATE INVESTIGATION INTO GST REFUND THEFT ALLEGATIONS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Former International Trade and Industry Minister and Member of Parliament for Jeli, Mustapa Mohamad, urged the government to immediately investigate Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng's allegations that the previous Barisan Nasional-l...

Uggah: S’wak Set To Be Major Force In Durian Industry

KUCHING: Sarawak is taking the first step to become a major force in durian production by training 10 officers of Department of Agriculture to become durian experts.We have no durian expert at the moment, this is our first step by

MALAYSIA: CONSTRUCTION SECTOR RECORDS RM35.6 BLN IN VALUE IN 2Q18

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 10 (NNN-Bernama) � The Malaysian construction sector recorded RM35.6 billion worth of construction works in the second quarter of 2018 (2Q18), a moderate 5.3 per cent year-on-year growth, said the Statistics Department. In a ...