Daily Archives: October 12, 2019

Nelipak Appoints Roger Prevot as Chief Executive Officer

CRANSTON, R.I., Oct. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nelipak® Corporation, Inc. (“Nelipak”), a global leader in rigid and flexible packaging for the medical device and pharmaceutical sectors, announced today that Roger Prevot has been named the company’s Chief Executive Officer.

Treatment of balloon explosion victims priority for now – MOE

PUTRAJAYA, The Education Ministry (MOE) will seek a report on the helium balloon explosion incident that injured 16 people here today, but the focus now was on the victims' treatment and recovery.Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching said the ministr...

Maqis wants its personnel to be armed

IPOH, The Agriculture and Agro-based Industry has made an application to acquire firearm license for personnel of Malaysian Quarantine and Inspection Services (Maqis) Department.Ministry secretary-general Datuk Mohd Sallehuddin Hassan said the ministry...

2020 Budget: One hospital, 20 health clinics to be built

IPOH, A new hospital replacing the existing 80-bedded Hospital Kampar, along with 20 health clinics, will be built with a portion of the RM30.6 billion budget allocated to the Health Ministry through the 2020 Budget tabled yesterday.Minister Datuk Seri...

No discrimination over Kelantan petroleum royalty issue – Husam

BACHOK, The federal government does not discriminate against the Kelantan state government over the payment of petroleum royalty, state Pakatan Harapan chairman Senator Datuk Husam Musa said.He said the Kelantan state government needed to scrutinise th...

‘Datuk’ nabbed after Gang 24 Triad video confession

KUALA LUMPUR, A man with a 'Datuk' title was arrested in Kulai, Johor yesterday after confessing on video to being a member of the notorious Gang 24 triad.Bukit Aman Criminal Investigations Department director Datuk Huzir Mohamed said the 52-year-old s...

Johor allocates RM850,700 to upgrade seven senior centres this year

MUAR, The Johor state government has allocated RM850,700 to upgrade seven Senior Citizens Activity Centre (PAWE) around the state, this year.Menteri Besar Datuk Dr Sahruddin Jamal said the upgrading work was done through the 5-year Johor Plan developme...

Tun Daim shows it’s never too late to accomplish your goals

KUALA LUMPUR, Former finance minister Tun Dr Daim Zainuddin has proven that age is never a barrier to accomplishing one's goals when he received his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Arts and Social Sciences.The octogenarian today received his

Lee lauds RM15 million for AADK, push for new drug policy

KUALA LUMPUR, Social activist Lee Lam Thye lauds the RM15 million allocation for the National Anti Drugs Agency (AADK) to carry out RINTIS programme with Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and local communities under Budget 2020.He said the allocati...

Raja Perlis urges Federal govt to continue to boost state economy

ARAU, The Raja of Perlis, Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Jamalullail today urged the federal government to continue to pay attention to improve and strengthen the state economy status while recognising the reality of the ever-changing economic situation.He sai...