Daily Archives: June 7, 2020

RM132 mln Labuan coastal road project to complete next April

LABUAN The RM132 million Labuan coastal road project is scheduled for completion in April next year, following a delay of nine per cent progress work due to the Movement Control Order (MCO) and land acquisition issues.   The 5.1 km

New faces in Labuan MPP line-up

LABUAN The People’s Representative Council (MPP) in Labuan for the 2020-2021 term will parade a new line-up of leaders for all the five sub-zones.   They will be led by a chairman from Umno, Mohd DZulfaizal Ab Manan, who will

Sengarang Nasi Lemak seller boosts sale with antique Volvo

BATU PAHAT In a rare ‘relationship’ with a classic car Volvo 122 Amazon and Malaysian favourite ‘nasi lemak’ in Senggarang here, is a man who is in love with the former and depends on the later for his livelihood.  

RM20,000 compound imposed on trader for selling face masks above controlled price

LANGKAWI A trader here was slapped with a RM20,000 compound for selling three-ply face masks higher than the controlled price set by the government.   Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) chief enforcement officer in Langkawi Abdul Rafar Wahid

32 passengers leave for Singapore in first flight from Ipoh since MCO

IPOH Thirty-two passengers comprising locals as well as citizens and permanent residents of Singapore, today left for the republic from the Sultan Azlan Shah Airport (LSTAS) here, the first flight since the Movement Control Order (MCO) was enforced on March

Proposed Labuan bridge deserves serious attention – Annuar Musa

  LABUAN The long-standing proposal to build a bridge to link Labuan to mainland Sabah should be given serious attention because of its potential economic benefits to the island, said Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa.   “We had

MOH to monitor SOP compliance until Aug 31

  PUTRAJAYA The Ministry of Health (MOH) will continue to monitor and ensure that standard operating procedures (SOPs) are adhered to, until the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) expires on August 31.   Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah

30 per cent of hospital beds for COVID-19 despite lower infection rate – Health DG

The Health Ministry (MOH) has set aside 30 per cent of hospital beds for COVID-19 patients although the number of coronavirus cases has continued to drop, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.   He said with the lower

Sunway Malls reinforces safety measures with social distancing initiatives

KUALA LUMPUR As Malaysia prepares for a bounce back in economic activities, Sunway Malls lends its support towards the country’s COVID-19 economy recovery strategy by encouraging heightened social distancing safety measures to keep shoppers and retailers well and safe in

Malaysians heave sighs of relief after RMCO announced

KUALA LUMPUR Unlike his previous speeches on the Movement Control Order (MCO), the special address by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddn Yassin today was brimming with good news.   Almost all sectors such as education, social and the economy were