Daily Archives: September 1, 2019

Entrepreneurship Week achieves RM30 mln potential sales

KUALA LUMPUR, The inaugural National Entrepreneurship Week (MUN2019), which ends today, has achieved RM30 million in potential sales via 245 business matchmaking sessions under the national One Village, One Product programme as of yesterday evening.The...

MTUC proposes RM500 cost of living allowance, higher retirement age

KUALA LUMPUR, The Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC) has proposed an immediate introduction of a RM500 minimum monthly cost of living allowance (COLA) for all workers and increase the mandatory retirement age to 65 in its Budget 2020 proposals.Ther...

Entrepreneur Development Ministry takes over SKWAK scheme management

KUALA LUMPUR, The management for the Contractors Trust Fund Scheme (SKWAK) has been fully transferred from the Works Ministry to the Contractor and Entrepreneur Development Division (BPKU) of the Entrepreneur Development Ministry (MED) starting Sept 1,...

TNB, a 70-year chequered history in electricity supply

KUALA LUMPUR, If one were to delve into the chequered history of Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB), colourful stories of its early beginnings, rivalries between various arms of the colonial administration, what constituted to be of utmost priority, long debate...

Perak A win Perak Menteri Besar Cup Lawn Bowls Championship

IPOH, Experience and determination overcome everything for the Perak A team to win the finals of the 2019 Perak Menteri Besar Cup Lawn Bowls Championship at the Lawn Bowls Arena here today.Perak A team, comprising Sazeli Sani, Ramble Dallan Rice

Partiban ready to show his full potential against Indonesia

KUALA LUMPUR, Harimau Malaya's winger, J. Partiban is ready to show his full potential if fielded in the Group G opening match in the second round of the 2022 World Cup / 2023 Asia Cup qualifier at Gelora Bung Karno

FA Cup trophy in Langkawi until Tuesday

LANGKAWI, The Kedah squad success of winning the 2019 FA Cup continues to be celebrated as the trophy is been brought to their supporters at the duty-free resort island.Kedah Football Association (KFA) executive council member Mohd Fuad Abdullah said t...

Sim: hosting of Commonwealth Games not a unilateral decision

PETALING JAYA, The decision to host the Commonwealth Games needs to be discussed among various parties, said Youth and Sports Deputy Minister Steven Sim Chee Keong today, while welcoming the recent offer of Selangor Menteri Besar Amirudin Shari to do