Daily Archives: July 6, 2019

Girl who choked on piece of bread dies

KUALA LUMPUR, A two-year-old girl, who fell unconscious after choking on a piece of bread, died at the Selayang Hospital here on Thursday, four days after being admitted to the hospital.Gombak Police chief ACP Samsor Maarof when confirming the matter

Government to focus on addressing Batek tribe health issues

PUTRAJAYA, The main focus of the Pakatan Harapan government today is to address the health issues faced by the Batek tribe of the Orang Asli community in Kuala Koh, Gua Musang.Minister in the Prime Minister's Department P. Waytha Moorthy in

Civil Defence quick action saves breathless hiker teen

ALOR SETAR, Quick action by members of the Malaysian Civil Defence Force (APM) in Padang Terap, near here, helped save the life of a Form Five student who in the midst of her hiking trip today suffered from breathing difficulties.The

MOTAC: A satisfying experience doesnt come from five-star rating

IPOH, A good TripAdvisor review doesn't come from a hotel's five-star status, instead, what will make a hotel stay memorable is knowledgeable staff, especially if they have an excellent awareness of the best local attractions, said Deputy Tourism, Arts...

ASEAN Mall to serve as one-stop centre for halal products

PATTANI, The ASEAN Mall will serve as one-stop centre for promoting halal products from ASEAN member countries to penetrate the international market.Costing 300 million baht, the 9,600-square metre mall, which incorporates the concept of waqf (endowmen...

Suara Rakyat Secretariat protest: Police to call Lokman

KUALA LUMPUR, Police will call UMNO Supreme Council member Datuk Lokman Noor Adam to give his statement regarding the illegal protest organised by Suara Rakyat Secretariat in the city today.Dang Wangi Police chief ACP Mohd Fahmi Visuvanathan Abdullah s...

No incidence of mass psychogenic hysteria in Pasir Gudang – Dr Dzulkefly

KUALA LUMPUR, No incidence of mass psychogenic hysteria was detected in the health issues affecting students in Pasir Gudang, Johor, following the air pollution incident in the area.Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad in a statement here toda...

KPF signs MoU with six Jengka Felda cooperatives

KUALA LUMPUR, The Koperasi Permodalan FELDA Malaysia Berhad (KPF) has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with six Wilayah Jengka Felda cooperatives.KPF in a statement today said Koperasi Rancangan dan Pertubuhan Peneroka was appointed as the...

Penang eyes 20,000 visitors for George Town Heritage Celebration

GEORGE TOWN, The Penang government has targeted 20,000 visitors at the 11th edition of the George Town Heritage Celebration scheduled from July 6-8 this year.Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said 22 interactive community workshops have been lined up for th...

Wildlife Dept traps 300kg crocodile in Tawau

TAWAU, A saltwater crocodile weighing about 300kg was caught in a trap set by the Wildlife Department (JHL) in Sungai Pang Burung near here this morning.The 4.27-metre long and 0.61-metre wide reptile was found in an iron trap set by