Daily Archives: January 11, 2019

Constellation Brands Elects Incoming CEO Bill Newlands to its Board of Directors

VICTOR, N.Y., Jan. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today the election of Bill Newlands, president and chief operating officer, and incoming chief executive officer of Constellation, to

FT Ministry to expose irregularities over buildings on govt land

SHAH ALAM, The Federal Territories Ministry is to disclose next week details of the alleged irregularities and abuse of power in the construction of buildings on federal government land in Kuala Lumpur, Minister Khalid Abdul Samad said today.He said th...

Army sergeant charged with breeding aedes mosquitoes at home

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 11 ( Bernama) -- An army sergeant was charged at the Magistrate's Court here today with breeding aedes mosquitoes in the compound of his house at the army quarters in Desa Tun Hussein Onn Camp here, three

Don’t create racial tension – Eddin

KUALA PILAH, Communications and Multimedia Deputy Minister Eddin Syazlee Shith has reminded Malaysians not to create racial tension in the country through their postings and comments on social media.He warned that stern action would be taken against th...

Sabah will examine proposal to hand over KILC to private sector

KENINGAU, The Sabah Government will thoroughly examine the proposal to hand over the management of the Keningau Integrated Livestock Centre (KILC) project to the private sector as it has provided many benefits to the breeders as well as the state.Chief...

Villagers in Penrissen still waiting for chance to use mobile phones

KUCHING, More than 1,000 residents in five Bidayuh villages in Penrissen, about 40 kilometres from here, are still waiting for the chance to use mobile phones as mobile coverage has yet to be available in the area.The five villages are

UiTM remains for Malays, Bumiputera – VC

SHAH ALAM, Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) vice-chancellor Prof Emeritus Datuk Dr Hassan Said stressed that the university still retain its original policy to accept Malays and Bumiputera only.He said the policy was still relevant given that many Mala...

IOC Marketing Chair From Japan Investigated for Alleged Corruption

PARIS In the latest blow to the International Olympic Committee's efforts to rid itself of scandal, marketing head Tsunekazu Takeda is being investigated for alleged corruption related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Takeda, who is also the president

DVS to handle further probe into dog poisoning case

PORT DICKSON, The police have stopped investigation into the alleged poisoning of several dogs at Taman Lavender Heights, Seremban, and the matter would now be investigated by the Department of Veterinary Services (DVS).Negeri Sembilan police chief Dat...

Malaysia, Indonesia keen to set up branch campuses – Maszlee

JAKARTA, Malaysia and Indonesia are keen to enhance cooperation in strengthening institutions of higher learning in both countries, said Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik.He said among the collaborative efforts in the pipeline were the setting up "sa...