Daily Archives: April 6, 2019

Closed road: Jalan TAR still focus of visitors

KUALA LUMPUR, An experiment to close Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman (JTAR) which was implemented from today did not adversely affect the number of visitors to the area which is the focus of city folks to shop.A Bernama survey found that,

Tunku Puteri Johor officiates Embrace Autism Campaign

KUALA LUMPUR, Tunku Puteri Johor Tunku Kamariah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah Almarhum Sultan Iskandar today officiated the second Embrace Autism Campaign held in conjunction with the World Autism Awareness Day at Intermark Mall, here.Speaking to reporte...

Rome Statute does not challenge the country’s sovereignty – Experts

KUALA LUMPUR, The ratification of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) will not make the sovereignty of Malaysia disappear or be challenged as the country is still subject to the Federal Constitution, which is the main source

Pas welcomes Malaysia’s withdrawal from Rome Statute

KOTA BHARU, PAS has welcomed Malaysia's withdrawal from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC).Its spiritual leader Datuk Hashim Jasin said it was a good move which would benefit Islam, and that PAS held to the principle of

UEC holders can pursue TVET courses – Kula Segaran

IPOH, Holders of the Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) are qualified to pursue Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) studies in the country in efforts to produce more skilled workers, said Human Resources Minister M. Kula Segaran.Howev...

Beaufort Festival a catalyst to boost economy, elevate local culture

BEAUFORT, Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal today said that the Beaufort Festival is a catalyst to spur the growth of local economy and to elevate local art and culture.He said looking at the agro-products being sold at

Pasir Gudang UiTM students creates 1,700 palm print murals

JOHOR BAHRU, Thirty-five Pasir Gudang Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) students produced a 1,700-palm print mural today through the University Community Engagement (UCE) programme at the Pasir Gudang Senior Citizen Activity Centre (SCAC).Pasir Gudang U...

Thai political star faces military trial over sedition charge

BANGKOK, Future Forward Party leader, Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit was charged today with sedition in a case dated back in 2015.The political rising star faced three charges, violating Article 116 of the Criminal Code of Thailand (equivalent of sediti...

Constitutional clause to be amended to compel govt buildings to obtain FC

CYBERJAYA, A Clause in the Federal Constitution which refers to the exemption given to government buildings from having to obtain the Fire Certificate (FC) is expected to be amended in another two months to compel all government buildings to obtain

UEC task force working on report for presentation in July

KUALA LUMPUR, April 6 (Bernama ) -- The task force set up by the Education Ministry to study on the recognition of the Unified Examination Certificate, is actively gathering views and feedback from various stakeholders before submitting their recommend...