Daily Archives: April 24, 2019

Three Indonesian women escape from migrant workers’ agent

ALOR SETAR, Three Indonesian women, believed to be victims of human trafficking, managed to escape from their migrant workers' agent on March 23, according to the police.Kedah Criminal Investigation Department chief SAC Mior Faridalatrash Wahid said th...

Negara: MyHIX database implemented to improve accessibility to medical records

KUALA LUMPUR, The Health Ministry has implemented the Malaysia Health Information Exchange (MyHIX), an integrated health database which improves accessibility to medical records, the Dewan Negara was told today.Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye s...

Minister shoots down idea of Doraemon exhibition for VMY 2020

PUTRAJAYA, Culture, Arts and Tourism Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi has squashed the idea of holding a Doraemon exhibition as part of the promotion for Visit Malaysia Year 2020 (VMY 2020).If this matter is brought to me, I will not approve,

10-month-old girl dies in car crash in Kuantan

KUANTAN, A 10-month-old baby girl died after the car she was travelling in with her family was involved in an accident at Jalan Kuantan-Segamat near Gambang here early today.Pahang Traffic Investigations and Enforcement Department head Supt Kamarulzama...

May 10 hearing of application for Rosmah to declare property acquisition

KUALA LUMPUR, The High Court today set May 10 to hear a prosecution application for Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, wife of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, to declare her property acquisition in a money-laundering case.Justice Mohamed Zaini...

Wang Kelian RCI enters fifth day

PUTRAJAYA, The public hearing of the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into the discovery of temporary camps and mass graves in Wang Kelian, Perlis, in 2015, entered its fifth day today.Twelve witnesses have testified before the RCI so far.Today's proc...

Kelantan hopes Petronas rep present at summons withdrawal proceedings on May 17

KOTA BHARU, The Kuala Lumpur High Court has postponed the proceedings to withdraw the Kelantan PAS' government suit against Petronas and the Federal Government over petroleum royalty to May 17.Kelantan Menteri Besar Datuk Ahmad Yakob said the proceedin...

Rewards worth RM180,000 await architects, designers in the Housing 4.0 Competition

KUALA LUMPUR, Pertubuhan Arkitek Malaysia (PAM) and Gamuda Industrial Building System Sdn Bhd (Gamuda IBS) hope to see inspiring and innovative proposals from Malaysian architects, designers, students, and industry players in the Housing 4.0 Competitio...

S’wak Will Be First To Have Maths And Science Taught In English In Primary Schools – Maszlee

KUCHING: Sarawak will be the first state in Malaysia to teach Mathematics and Science in English in its primary schools soon.Maszlee said the Sarawak state government had agreed that English will be used to teach Mathematics and Science, in line

Call for effective enforcement on illegal dumping of plastic waste

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia should take its commitment to fight against plastic pollution further by enforcing a total ban on dumping of solid plastic waste and scrap in the country, according to the ASEAN Chamber of Commerce.In a statement today, it