Daily Archives: July 8, 2020

Seaborn Charts Course After Successful Emergence from Chapter 11

BOSTON, July 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Following its successful emergence from Chapter 11, leading subsea cable systems operator Seaborn, today announced the appointments of board members Pete Hayes and Don Shassian, as Interim CEO and Interim CFO, respectively. “We

Seabras Group Subsidiaries Emerge from Chapter 11

All Seaborn and Seabras Entities Consolidated Under Partners Group Ownership Interim CEO and CFO Appointed BOSTON, July 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Emergence from Chapter 11 At a hearing on June 30, 2020, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern

Universities, colleges to fully reopen by October – Noraini

  PUTRAJAYA The government today allowed four more categories of institutions of higher learning (IPT) students to return to their campuses in stages starting this month and the full student intake would be in October.   Higher Education Minister Datuk

RM835,258.19 seized from Pahang MCA forfeited to govt

KUALA LUMPUR A sum of RM835,258.19 seized by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) from Pahang MCA for allegedly linked to the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) fund scandal, has been forfeited to the Malaysian government.   This followed a decision by

Residents welcome online approach for Census 2020

  KUALA LUMPUR Members of the public have expressed their readiness to take part in the Population and Housing Census 2020 (Census 2020) via the e-Census digital platform at https://ecensus.mycensus.gov.my which started yesterday until Sept 30.   Through observations in

CIJ urges govt to empower media freedom

  KUALA LUMPUR The Centre for Independent Journalism (CIJ) today urged the government to empower media freedom in the country and push for the establishment of the Malaysian Media Council as a transparent and independent self-regulatory body for the industry.

MAIWP to launch “Jom Celik Al-Quran” programme on Monday

  KUALA LUMPUR The Federal Territories Islamic Religious Council (MAIWP) has introduced the ‘Jom Celik Al-Quran’ programme, aimed at improving Quran reciting skills among Muslims in the Federal Territories.   MAIWP chairman Datuk Seri Syed Hussien Alhabshee in a statement

Federal chips in RM7.5 million for Sarawak’s land surveying exercise

  KUCHING The Perikatan Nasional (PN) federal government has allocated RM7.5 million to Sarawak for its land perimeter survey initiative, said Deputy Chief Minister III Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan.   He said the federal government had extended the

70 Sabah KPDNHEP staff sign corruption-free pledge

  KOTA KINABALU A total of 70 employees of the Sabah branch of the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP) today took their Corruption-Free Pledge (IBR).   The pledge reading was led by its director, Georgie Abas, and

COVID-19: Indonesia records 1,853 new positive cases, 50 deaths in 24 hours

JAKARTA The number of positive COVID-19 cases in Indonesia has risen by 1,853 in 24 hours, the highest since the first case was detected on March 2.   The Indonesian government spokesman on COVID-19, Achmad Yurianto said the total number