Daily Archives: July 15, 2020

Selangor allocates RM42 million for B40 insurance plan

  SHAH ALAM The Selangor government has allocated about RM42 million to provide health insurance plan to 85,000 families from the B40 group in the state, said Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Amirudin Shari.   He said, all the recipients are

‘Star View’ at Menara Alor Setar to open soon

    People visiting Menara Alor Setar will soon be able to take in the Kedah state capital in all its glory from 105m above ground via Star View glass boxes which will soon be launched by Kedah Menteri Besar,

Chinese Coast Guard, Navy vessels no longer encroaching M’sian waters – Hishammuddin

Chinese Coast Guard and Navy vessels have not been seen encroaching into Malaysian waters of late, Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein said.   He said bilateral ties between both countries have been strengthened further in the 100 days

Afif arrives at MACC hq over undersea tunnel probe

Seberang Jaya assemblyman Dr Afif Bahardin presented himself at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) headquarters here today, believed to be in relation to the Penang underwater tunnel project investigation.   Afif, who was met by members of the media before

23,955 Malaysians stranded in 82 countries brought home

The government has so far brought home 23,955 Malaysians stranded in 82 countries due to the COVID-19 pandemic, said Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein.   The latest involved 143 Malaysians who were brought back from Jordan along with

Parcel shipment in Sabah, Sarawak soared to 1.39 million in June – Saifuddin

Pos Malaysia received a sharp increase in parcel deliveries in Sabah and Sarawak to reach 1.39 million in June, Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said.   He said there was a drastic increase in goods to be delivered

Kedah to undertake beach nourishment project at Pantai Merdeka

  SUNGAI PETANI The Kedah government will carry out a beach nourishment project at Pantai Merdeka, here, to restore the beauty of this once-popular beach area.   Menteri Besar Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor said the project under the supervision of

Better surveillance of national waters with upgrade of radar system

JOHOR BAHRU The security forces guarding the country’s waters will be operating more efficiently following the upgrading of the Malaysian Maritime Sea Surveillance System (Swasla) which is expected to be completed this year.   Marine Police Force (PPM) Commander SAC

PM expresses condolences to family of assemblyman of Slim

KUALA LUMPUR Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has expressed his condolences to the family of the assemblyman of Slim, Datuk Mohd Khusairi Abdul Talib, who died in Bentong, Pahang this evening.   “My family and I wish to offer

Appreciation of Rukun Negara motivating factor for entrepreneurs to rise from the ashes

  While the economy and business industry are affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the appreciation of the principles of Rukun Negara as a pillar in maintaining harmony has become one of the motivating factors for entrepreneurs to continue to rise