Daily Archives: July 22, 2020

Malaysia has stopped paying cession money to Sulu Sultanate since 2013

  KUALA LUMPUR  Malaysia has stopped paying the cession money of RM5,300 a year through lawyers representing the nine heirs of the Sulu Sultanate since 2013, says Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein.   He said the payments were

HSR: Negeri govt to give full cooperation – MB

  SEREMBAN  The Negeri Sembilan government will provide its full cooperation, including in matters regarding land acquisition and planning permission, for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) project, said Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun.   “We were briefed by

Another 6,573 police quarters in the pipeline – Bukit Aman

  KUALA LUMPUR  The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) plans to build 6,573 more  units of police quarters to ease the burden of personnel who are unable to cope with high rentals outside.   Bukit Aman Logistics and Technology department director

Police have leads on defacing of mural featuring country’s leaders

SHAH ALAM  Police have several leads linked to two women who allegedly  defaced a mural featuring national leaders at Taman Cahaya Alam, Section U12, here, with paint and offensive words, last Monday.   Selangor deputy police chief, Datuk Arjunaidi Mohamed

Undersea Tunnel Probe: Lim Guan Eng to continue giving statement to MACC on Saturday

PUTRAJAYA  Former finance minister Lim Guan Eng has been asked to return to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) headquarters here on Saturday in connection with the investigation into the undersea tunnel project in Penang.   Lim, who is also former

Applications now open for MyCreative schemes and initiatives

KUALA LUMPUR  MyCreative Ventures Sdn Bhd (MyCreative) has opened applications for a variety of assistance schemes and initiatives under 10 creative sub-sectors, in line with the National Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA).   Chairman Mohd Naguib Razak said the schemes and

Poverty line should be considered along regional factors – MP

KUALA LUMPUR  An opposition member of Parliament (M) today proposed that the Poverty Line Income (PLI) is further fine-tuned taking into account the factors that vary according to regions.   Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad (PH-Setiawangsa) said this was because the

Virgin Hyperloop Appoints Raja Narayanan as Chief Financial Officer

Raja joins Virgin Hyperloop from Hyundai Aptiv Joint Venture where he focused on enabling the commercialization of L4 autonomous driving technology LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Virgin Hyperloop announced the appointment of Raja Narayanan as Chief Financial

Virtusa Launches New Services that Balance the Need to Reduce Costs and Maintain Innovation

Enterprise Cost Optimization Targets Seven Key Areas SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets

Bombardier Reports Better than Expected Cash Usage in the Second Quarter and a New $1 billion Senior Secured Credit Facility

MONTREAL, July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) reported that its second quarter cash usage was approximately $500 million better than previously expected and that it has secured a commitment from investment funds and accounts managed by HPS