Daily Archives: January 25, 2020

WillScot Announces Redemption of Certain Warrants

BALTIMORE, Jan. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Corporation (“WillScot” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WSC), the specialty rental services market leader providing innovative modular space and portable storage solutions across North America, today announced that the Company will redeem all

KDN underlines three key strategic thrusts for 2020

PUTRAJAYA, The Ministry of Home Affairs (KDN) has underlined three key strategic thrusts for 2020 to support its vision and mission.Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said the three thrusts are enhancement of public order and security; improvement of in...

Malaysian Humanitarian Mission to Turkey, Syria helps more than 12,000 refugees

GAZIENTEP (Turkey) The Malaysian Humanitarian Mission to Turkey and Syria, which began on Jan 11, ended yesterday (Jan 24), during which various assistance were handed over to more than 12,000 refugees,Besides providing assistance for the Syrian refuge...

Coronavirus: Malaysians in Wuhan safe – Marzuki

GEORGE TOWN, Malaysians in Wuhan, China, comprising mostly students and expatriates, are reported to be safe and free from coronavirus, said Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya.He said the Malaysian Embassy in China was constantly monitoring th...

Postpone non-essential travel to China – Dr Dzulkefly

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysians are advised to defer all non-essential travel to China in the light of the coronavirus outbreak, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.However, if it essential to go to China, he advised travellers to take the necessa...

New dam in Melaka must be built faster – Malaccans

MELAKA, With the prospect of daily water rationing beginning next Wednesday, Malaccans are urging the state government to speed up construction of the Jernih Dam in Alor Gajah near here so that there will be sufficient water supply for everyone

Hamas leader says no to deal of the century in light of next week’s announcement

PUTRAJAYA, Hamas leader Ismael Haniyya said the political movement would not accept the Middle East peace plan that is expected to be unveiled ahead of the visit of both the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his chief political rival

Kedah mushroom farmers feel the heat in punishing dry spell

KUALA NERANG, The dry spell weather in Kedah since November has not only been drying out the paddy fields, but other crops as well, including Volvariella mushrooms in which its farmers have been suffering heavy losses.One of them, Ismail Ibrahim,

Warning of thunderstorm in Sarawak, Sabah

KUALA LUMPUR, Thunderstorm, heavy rain and strong wind are expected in several areas in Sarawak and Sabah until 7 pm today.According to the Malaysian Meterology Department (MetMalaysia), the areas affected in Sarawak are Sarikei, Sibu, Bintulu and Limb...

Difficult to fulfil manifesto pledges without two-thirds majority – PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government is facing some difficulty fulfilling its election manifesto pledges that required amendments to the law because it does not command a two-thirds majority in P...