Daily Archives: March 3, 2019

Search for three missing victims of capsized boat near Pulau Nunuyan continues

SANDAKAN, The search and rescue operation (SAR) for three more missing victims of a capsized boat in the waters off Pulau Nunuyan, in its third today, will continue tomorrow morning.According to a statement by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency ...

MoA appoints Yap Yun Fook as mentor for agriculture entrepreneurs

KENINGAU, One of Asia's most prominent agricultural entrepreneurs Prof (Adjunct) Datuk Yap Yun Fook today has been named as mentor for the country's agro-entrepreneurs by the Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry (MoA).MoA secretary-general D...

Keningau Diamond to be registered as Malaysia’s latest national pineapple

KENINGAU, The 'Keningau Diamond' will be soon be registered as the country's latest pineapple species, said secretary-general of the Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Datuk Mohd Sallehhudin Hassan.Developed by well-known entrepreneur Adju...

Family objection, polygamy: reasons Malaysians elope to Thailand to marry

ALOR SETAR, Malaysian couples who got married in Thailand are normally those whose intention to marry were opposed by their families, or men taking another wife, but who are not able to get the permission of their first wife, said

Senior cycling athlete to set up Persatuan Basikal Master

IPOH, A former national Olympic cyclist is planning to set up the Persatuan Basikal Master as part of efforts to bring together the country's senior cycling athletes.Shaharuddin Jaafar, 79, who is also gold medallist in the SEAP Games in 1965,