Daily Archives: February 2, 2020

Implementation of PPSMI not finalised yet – DPM

KLANG, The implementation of the Teaching and Learning of Science and Mathematics in English (PPSMI) policy is still not finalised, Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said.She said discussions are still in the preliminary stages."We are sti...

Terengganu RTD issues 1,058 summonses during CNY ops

KUALA TERENGGANU, The Terengganu Road Transport Department (RTD) has issued 1,058 summonses during the 2020 Chinese New Year operation, which began on Jan 18.Its director Zulkarnain Yasin said it involved various offences including expired road tax, dr...

Terengganu records 5.3 million tourists last year – Exco

KUALA TERENGGANU, A total of 5.3 million tourists have visited Terengganu last year.State Tourism, Culture and Information Technology Committee chairman Ariffin Deraman said the number showed a 9.8 per cent increase compared to 4.8 million tourists rec...

Retired teacher loses RM70,000 to ‘Macau Scam

ALOR SETAR, A 62-year-old retired teacher was cheated of RM70,000 by the Macau Scam syndicate after she got a phone call that claimed she owed the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) in tax arrears.Kota Setar district police chief ACP Mohd Rozi

One more nabbed over commotion at Bersatu youth gathering

JOHOR BAHRU, Another person has been detained by the police to assist the investigation into a commotion at the Johor Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) youth wing gathering in Ulu Tiram, here on Friday.Johor police chief Datuk Mohd Kamarudin Md

MYC2C exposes students to national justice system

KOTA BHARU, The From Courtroom to Classroom (MYC2C) programme will expose students to the country's justice and legislative system, said Chief Justice Tan Sri Tengku Maimun Tuan Mat.She said the idea was the brainchild of former Chief Justice Tan Sri

Coronavirus : dont panic and wear face masks

IPOH, People with no symptoms of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) need not be afraid if they do not wear face masks in public places because the virus has so far been contained from spreading to the community.However, Deputy Health

Coronavirus positive cases remain eight individuals – Dr Wan Azizah

KUALA LUMPUR, There are no additional cases of positive coronavirus in the country with the cumulative number of cases remains at eight, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.She said as of noon today, the cumulative

Missing toddler in Putrajaya found safe

PUTRAJAYA, A 20-month old toddler who was reported missing from a unit of high-rise residential building in Precinct 15 here yesterday was found safe.Putrajaya district police chief ACP Rosly Hassan said the boy was found by a rescue team on

Coronavirus: Mission to bring back Malaysians from Wuhan tomorrow

KUALA LUMPUR, A special flight will bring back 132 people comprising 108 Malaysians and 24 non-citizens who were their spouses and children from Wuhan, China tomorrow, following the spread of the novel coronavirus 2019 there.Deputy Prime Minister Datuk...