Daily Archives: July 14, 2019

Juma’ani offers fireman’s orphans funds to university

SIBU, Three children of fireman, Mohd Sapee Julaihi were offered places at the Sarawak Orphan Children Welfare Association complex in Jalan Kemuyang here to ensure their welfare and education are more assured.The offer was made by the wife of the

Non-alcoholic drinks by breweries misleading – NGOs

KUALA LUMPUR, Any promotion and sale of non-alcoholic liquor or non-alcoholic beer should be discontinued for fear that it will leave a negative impact, especially on young people.Malaysian Islamic Youth Movement (ABIM) president Mohamad Raimi Ab Rahim...

Agong meets Saudi’s King Salman Abdulaziz Al-Saud

JEDDAH, Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah today had an audience with Saudi Arabia's King Salman Abdulaziz Al-Saud at the Royal Court, here.Comptroller of the Royal Household Datuk Ahmad Fadil Samsudin said dur...

Let MACC investigate Perak exco council member – Anwar

MELAKA, PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today said it should be left to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to investigate if there were any elements of corruption involving a Perak State Executive Councilor."As reports have been mad...

No sign of physical assault on Nigerian who died at immigration depot

KUALA LUMPUR, Investigation by the Immigration Department on the death of a Nigerian, Thomas Orhions Ewansiha, at an Immigration depot here, found no element of him being physically assaulted.Immigration Department Director-General Datuk Khairul Dzaime...

Marine police seize 600 cartons of contraband cigarettes

JOHOR BAHRU, Marine police (PPM) seized 600 cartons of white cigarettes believed to have been smuggled into the country via Tanjung Kelisa, Bandar Penawar, near Kota Tinggi, on Saturday.Its Region 2 commander ACP Paul Khiu Khon Chiang said the contraba...

Trawler boat impounded for fishing in prohibited area

JOHOR BAHRU, A Class C trawler boat was impounded for carrying out fishing activities in prohibited area in the waters off Tanjung Siang, Bandar Penawar, near Kota Tinggi, earlier today.Marine Police (PPM) Region 2 commander ACP Paul Khiu Khon Chiang

Tamparuli Monument for British soldiers in sad state of neglect

TUARAN, Tamparuli town is best known for its iconic suspension bridge and Pasar Tamu market, both of which have become popular tourist attractions in this district.There is another interesting spot that could potentially attract visitors, a monument ne...

NS MB wants departments, agencies to spur tourism

TAMPIN, Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun wants all state government departments and agencies to be proactive and creative to boost and promote tourism products in all districts in the state.He said that this was in line with the state

King’s visit to holy cities a boon for better haj management

MAKKAH, The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah's visit to Islam's two holy cities, Makkah and Madinah, will not only further strengthen Malaysia-Saudi Arabia ties but also help bring closer the agencies of bot...