Daily Archives: January 20, 2020

Philips marks new milestones to improve people’s health across the globe at WEF 2020

January 20, 2020 Philips’ products and solutions improved the lives of 1.64 billion globally in 2019 compared to 1.54 billion in 2018, and improved the lives of 194 million in underserved communities compared to 175 million in 2018 Global roll-out

Philips once again ranked among the world’s top global companies for its commitment to action on climate change

January 20, 2020 Philips on CDP Climate Change A-list for seventh year running Philips recognized for its actions to reduce emissions, mitigate climate risks and develop the low-carbon economy Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a

Najib told not to busy himself over maps, but his court cases

BATU GAJAH, Former Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has been reminded to focus on his court cases instead of busying himself over the Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) issue.Perak Menteri Besar, Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu said

First solar panel recycling facility in next 10 years – Yeo

GEORGE TOWN, The government is looking forward to a private company setting up a solar panel recycling centre in the next 10 years.Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change, Yeo Bee Yin said many people were concerned

3.8 million people to benefit from first phase RM300 BSH payment from today

PUTRAJAYA, The first phase payment of RM300 under Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH) 2020 will be credited into the bank accounts of registered recipients between today and Wednesday (Jan 22), said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.The payment will benefit almost

Water supply in drought-hit Penang under control – CM Chow

GEORGE TOWN, Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow today gave the assurance that the piped water supply in drought-hit Penang is under control and can meet the needs of the people in the state.He said this is despite the fact

Pengerang to become smart city in five years

PUTRAJAYA, Pengerang in Johor has been targeted to become a smart city in five years, said Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.She said a 121-hectare (ha) area in the south of the district had been set aside as

JPM complex to be renamed as Setia Perdana Complex

PUTRAJAYA, The Prime Minister's Department (JPM) Complex in Parcel B here, will change its name to Setia Perdana Complex, effective Feb 1.The JPM, in a statement today, said with the change in the name, the eight buildings at the

Shahrir Samad, Ahmad Maslan to be charged tomorrow – MACC

KUALA LUMPUR, Former Felda chairman Tan Sri Shahrir Abd Samad and Pontian Member of Parliament Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan will be charged with corruption at the Sessions Court here, at 9 am tomorrow.The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), in a

Sabah, Sarawak pupils benefit from ESFP

KUALA LUMPUR, Pupils in Sabah and Sarawak were not left out of the Enhanced Supplementary Food Programme (ESFP) which began today.The initiative by the Education Ministry received positive response from the public, with even members of the Parents-Tea...