Daily Archives: September 2, 2019

Helsinn signs exclusive distribution and license agreements with Blanver and Varifarma for Pracinostat in South America

Lugano, Switzerland, São Paulo, Brazil, and Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 2, 2019 – Helsinn, a Swiss pharmaceutical group focused on building quality cancer care products, together with Blanver Farmoquímica e Farmacêutica S.A., a Brazilian company focused on innovative products with high

Police detain Samoan woman following discovery of newborn baby

KUALA LUMPUR, A Samoan woman was detained by police on suspicion of dumping a newborn baby into a trash bin in a restroom on the National Monument grounds here today.Dang Wangi District police chief ACP Mohd Fahmi Visunathan Abdullah said

Maszlee describes Tamil film Raatchasi as interpreting his aspiration

KUALA LUMPUR, Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik describes the Tamil film 'Raatchasi' as having portrayed the policies and changes that were being made for implementation in the country's education.He said the film had interpreted his aspirations whic...

PGA seizes 34 sacks containing 1,020kg of ketum leaves

PADANG BESAR, A team from the 1st Battalion of the Ulu Kinta General Operations Force (PGA) today seized 34 sacks containing 1,020 kilograms (kg) of ketum leaves at about 12 noon today while patrolling at the Mata Ayer Federal Land

Teen drowns in Kota Marudu

KOTA KINABALU, A picnic turned into a tragedy for a group of youths when one of them drowned in a river along Jalan Water Work Simpangan, Kota Marudu today.The Sabah Fire and Rescue Department in a statement here today said

Identifying mechanism to curb waste disposal, burning activities

ISKANDAR PUTERI, The state government will identify effective mechanisms to curb gabage disposal and burning activities involving areas that are not within the jurisdiction of the local authorities.State Housing, Communications and Multimedia Committee...

Malaysian unity helped me reach USM – youth

GEORGE TOWN, Had it not been for a video that went viral and moved Malaysians to act as one in kindness and compassion, Muhammad Izzat Ibrahim would not have been able to land in Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Penang and

Dr Mahathir: Muslims must be industrious and stop being dependent

PHNOM PENH, Sept 2 (Bernama) Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today urged Muslims to do away with the mentality of depending on others for aid and assistance.The Malaysian prime minister said Muslims must constantly strive to be industrious, honest

Kedah records land premium payments at RM251 million – Mukhriz

ALOR SETAR, A total of RM251 million of land premium payments is yet to be paid by developers, government-linked companies and government agencies in the state until now, said Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir.He said the

Lorry driver remanded over offensive Facebook comment

PORT DICKSON, A lorry driver has been remanded for four days beginning Aug 31 to facilitate police investigations in connection with an offensive Facebook comment recently.Port Dickson district police chief Supt Aidi Sham Mohamed, in a statement here t...