Daily Archives: August 15, 2019

Malindo commences KL-Denpasar-Sydney service

SYDNEY, Malindo Air commenced its Kuala Lumpur-Denpasar (Bali)-Sydney service via an inaugural flight that touched down at Sydney Airport at noon local time Thursday.Flight Malindo Air OD171 carrying 141 passengers, departed from Kuala Lumpur Internati...

MSPO funding incentive will not be continued – Teresa

TAIPING, The government will not be extending the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil Certification (MSPO) incentive which ends on Dec 31 this year, said Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok.As such, smallholders who have failed to register and take advan...

MITI optimistic of aerospace industry growing 10-15 pct this year

KUALA LUMPUR, The Ministry of International Trade Industry (MITI) is optimistic of Malaysia's aerospace industry growing between 10 to 15 per cent year-on-year.its Minister, Datuk Darell Leiking said this is due to an increase in manufacturing activiti...

e-commerce fraud complaints on the rise, says ministry

KUALA LUMPUR, The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (MDTCA) today said it receives an average of 2,500 complaints monthly, with some 26 per cent of the July 2019 figure comprising e-commerce fraud.Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Is...

12 SMEs to export 125 containers of food to Saudi Arabia

KUALA LUMPUR, Twelve small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will export 125 containers of dry and frozen food as well as beverages to Saudi Arabia next year for 20 million Saudi riyal (RM1=SAR0.89).The deal was inked via distributorship agreements a...

BRI: engagement with countries needed to ensure affordability

KUALA LUMPUR, Active engagement with participating countries of China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is needed to ensure the infrastructure being developed is in line with the affordability of the respective countries.Former Minister of International...

MITI optimistic of aerospace industry growing 10-15 per cent this year

KUALA LUMPUR, The Ministry of International Trade Industry (MITI) is optimistic of Malaysia's aerospace industry growing between 10 to 15 per cent year-on-year.its Minister, Datuk Darell Leiking said this is due to an increase in manufacturing activiti...

Maxis, Astro to offer bundled broadband with content

KUALA LUMPUR, Maxis Bhd and Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd have announced a strategic marketing partnership to offer bundled broadband with content.In a joint statement, they said this strategic partnership would leverage on the strengths of both companie...

Aaliyah comes short in slalom, focus now on making tricks final

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia's top waterski athlete Aaliyah Yoong Hanifah is confident that she will make the finals of the tricks event when she completes the preliminary round of the 2019 IWWF World Waterski Open Championships held at the Water Sports Complex...

Tony promises to make National Stadium pitch ‘best in Asia’

KUALA LUMPUR, After years of grouses, Malaysia Stadium Corporation (MSC) chairman Tan Sri Tony Fernandes today promised to improve the pitch conditions of the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil here and turn it into the 'best in Asia'.While stressing that...