Daily Archives: June 29, 2019

Plastic Makers Welcome G20 Osaka Blue Ocean Vision to End Ocean Plastics

WASHINGTON, June 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The G20 countries adopted a Leaders’ Declaration today in Osaka. The American Chemistry Council issued the following response, which may be attributed to Steve Russell, vice president of ACC’s Plastics Division: “America’s plastic

Sarawak assembly reps did not keep RTP funds – Annuar

SIBU, State legislative assembly members have not kept RM5 million in cash which had been allocated under the Rural Transformation Programme (RTP) as alleged by certain quarters said Education and Technological Research assistant minister Dr. Annuar Ra...

Chong Wei hopes a Msian will break his world No. 1 record

KUALA LUMPUR, National badminton legend, Datuk Lee Chong Wei, 37, who was recently recognised by The BrandLaureate Book of World Records for being the badminton player who spent the longest period -- or more specifically, 6 years and 8 months

Man’s body found floating in Sungai Tamparuli

TUARAN, The body of a man believed to be a local was found floating in Kuala Sungai Tamparuli, near here yesterday.Tuaran district police chief DSP Mohd Hamizi Halim said police were informed of the discovery of the body by the

Securities Commission investment programmes beneficial to Sabahans – Mohd Shafie

KOTA KINABALU, The Securities Commission's initiative to organise the InvestSmart@Borneo and InvestSmart programmes in Sabah is a timely effort that will help create awareness among the local community on investment opportunities, in the process conver...

17 Orang Asli children submit applications to Ipoh Industrial Training Institute

CAMERON HIGHLANDS, The Industrial Training Institute (ITI) in Ipoh has received 17 new applications from Orang Asli children through the Malaysian Technical and Vocational Training (TVET) programme.Human Resources Minister M. Kula Segaran said to date ...

PAS is using religion for political gain – analysts

KUALA LUMPUR, PAS' main intention to topple the ruling government by describing the action as wajib (obligatory) is a form of religious manipulation aimed at achieving its political agenda, according to political analysts.Prof Dr Mohd Azizuddin Mohd Sa...

Assault incident: teacher, student agree to make peace

KUANTAN, The misunderstanding between a physical education teacher and a Form Four student of a school here, was settled when both parties apologised to one another today.The peaceful negotiation took place at the Kuantan District Education Office here...

State-federal ties will continue to be enhanced – Wan Azizah

KUCHING, The cordial ties between state and federal governments will continue to be enhanced, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.Wan Azizah, who is also Minister of Women, Family and Community Development, said this was amon...

15 media practitioners capture Taiwan’s Mount Syue

TAIPEI (Taiwan), Participants of an expedition organised by the Pahang Media Club succeeded in reaching the peak of Mount Syue or Snow Mountain, at the Shei-Pa National Park here, yesterday.The 21 participants, including 15 media practitioners and pers...