Daily Archives: July 13, 2019

MAHB hosts special airside visits for local aviation enthusiasts

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) continues to engage and support local aviation enthusiasts by hosting special airside visits for them to get up close with their favourite aircraft and take photographs of the metal birds following the l...

PCEB eyes 30 per cent economic impact value growth this year

GEORGE TOWN, Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) expects its estimated economic impact (EEI) value to increase by another 30 per cent this year following its success in raking in RM1.3 billion in value last year.Chief executive officer G Ashwi...

Gold in hand, but it’s still mission failure for high jumper Hup Wei

IPOH, He got the gold but the mission to equal the national record and qualify for the 2019 World Championships in Doha, Qatar this September was simply out of reach for national jumper Lee Hup Wei at the 2019 Perak

Tze Liang-Yiwei slumps to bottom place in 3m synchronised springboard final

KUALA LUMPUR, National pair Ooi Tze Liang and Chew Yiwei ended the final of the 2019 FINA World Championships men's 3m springboard synchronised diving event in last place at the Nambu University Municipal Aquatics Center in Gwangju, South Korea, tonigh...

Six nominations now needed to contest FAM president’s post

PETALING JAYA, There will be no easy passage for aspirants of the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) president's post in the future after the national football governing body today agreed to amend its constitution to now require at least six

Commitment to team welfare key to Sabah’s success

KUALA LUMPUR, The ability of the Sabah Football Association (SAFA) to look after the welfare of players and officials was a key factor for the state's success in winning the Premier League trophy this season, according to Sabah football legend

FA Cup final: Tickets for Perak fans on sale from July 23

IPOH, Perak fans, take note. Tickets for the FA Cup final against Kedah will be on sale from July 23, the Perak Football Association (PAFA) said today.In a statement posted on Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu's Facebook

MRU to bid for 2022 Rugby World Cup

KUALA LUMPUR, The Malaysia Rugby Union (MRU) will submit an official bid to host the 2022 edition of the Rugby World Cup Sevens on Tuesday.MRU president, Datuk Shahrul Zaman Yahya said that the move had received the verbal approval of

Japanese referee, assistants to officiate FA Cup final – FAM

PETALING JAYA, A match official from Japan will be the one blowing the whistle in the FA Cup final clash between Perak and Kedah at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium on July 27.Malaysian Football Association (FAM) secretary-general Stuart Ramalingam con...

Shahrul Zaman stays MRU Chairman

KUALA LUMPUR, Datuk Shahrul Zaman Yahya continues to be given the mandate to head the Malaysia Rugby Union (MRU) after he was picked as the president of the parent body for the 2019-2022 term, today.Shahrul Zaman, the president for the