Category Archives: Business

CABINET WILL MOVE AS TEAM TO DEVELOP MALAYSIA – DEPUTY PM WAN AZIZAH

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia May 22 (NNN-Bernama) � Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has stressed that the newly-formed Cabinet will move as a team to ensure the agenda to develop the country runs smooth. The Parti Keadilan

MALAYSIA: WAN AZIZAH LEADS SWEARING-IN OF 13 CABINET MINISTERS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Malaysia's first female Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail led a line-up of 13 Cabinet ministers in taking their oath of office, loyalty and secrecy before Yang di-Pertuan Agong (Malaysia's King) Sultan Muhammad V at

MALAYSIA: GOVT TO ACHIEVE GOALS WITHOUT INCREASING COST – DR MAHATHIR

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia The government will not increase the number of civil servants or set up new institutions to achieve the country's goals, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today. He said the existing institutions would be utilised in a more

MALAYSIA: POLICE GUN DOWN TWO ROBBERS FOLLOWING GOLDSMITH HEIST

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia May 19 (NNN-Bernama) -- The police gunned down two of six men who had earlier robbed a goldsmith shop at a shopping mall in Damansara Jaya, here, yesterday evening. Selangor state Criminal Investigation Department chief SAC Fadz...

UPDATE) MALAYSIA: ANWAR IBRAHIM A FREE MAN

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Anwar Ibrahim is today a free man after the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (Malaysia's King) Sultan Muhammad V granted him a full pardon. The Pardons Board met today and decided on his case, according to a statement from

MALAYSIA: “IT’S A LONG TIME ALREADY I HAVE FORGIVEN HIM” – ANWAR IBRAHIM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The phoenix had risen from the ashes and he was without doubt, leaving behind bitter memories and both him and the Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad had buried the hatchet for the sake of the nation. The

MALAYSIA: SEVEN NGOS LODGE POLICE REPORTS OVER OFFENSIVE STATEMENTS AGAINST DR MAHATHIR

LANGKAWI, Malaysia May 15 (NNN-Bernama) Seven NGOs today lodged several police reports seeking tough action against people who have uploaded offensive statements against the new Prime Minister, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, on social media. The reports were ma...

MALAYSIA: NAJIB’S RESIDENCE CONTINUES TO RECEIVE VISITORS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia May 15 (NNN-Bernama) More than 50 visitors have turned up at the residence of former Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak at Jalan Langgak Duta, Taman Duta here since early morning yesterday. A check by Bernama found

MALAYSIA: SEVEN STUDENTS INJURED IN BUS-LORRY COLLISION

JOHOR BAHRU, Johor state, Malaysia Seven students were injured in an accident when the school bus they were travelling in collided with a lorry at Jalan Sungai Rengit-Kota Tinggi, near Kota Tinggi, today. Kota Tinggi District Police Chief Supt Ahsmon

MALAYSIA: AG TO GO ON LEAVE, SOLICITOR-GENERAL TO STAND IN – DR MAHATHIR

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today Attorney-General Mohamad Apandi Ali would go on leave and the Solicitor-General would stand in for him with immediate effect. He said several complaints had been made against Mohamed Apa...