Category Archives: Education

Unlicensed hotel, AirBnB operators urged to register with Tourism Ministry

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- Unlicensed hotel operators and those offering vacation rental services on AirBnB, must register with the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture immediately to avoid legal action.Its minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi said de...

Carnival to be held in Langkawi to collect data on Rohingya refugees

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 13 (Bernama) � Three non-governmental organisations (NGOs) will be jointly organising the 'Perghhh!!! FEST' in Langkawi to encourage ethnic Rohingya refugees in this country to register with these organisations.Insan Prihatin presiden...

Japanese investors want to return to Malaysia: Lim

BUTTERWORTH, Japanese investors are now confident of returning to invest in Malaysia amid the country's strengthening economy, says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.He said their confidence is based on Malaysia's handling of the 1Malaysia Development Bhd ...

KPDNHEP is preparing organisational-level anti-corruption plan

PUTRAJAYA, The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP) is in the midst of preparing an organisational-level anti-corruption plan in line with the government's objective to be a corruption-free country as stipulated in the National Ant...

Pakistan and Malaysia can work together in developing blue economy, says PN Navy Chief

KARACHI, Malaysia and Pakistan could help each other in the development of their respective blue economy just as they strengthen their naval ties, said Pakistan Navy's Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi.He said the blue economy,

Marine Police detain 12 fishermen, seize four trawler boats

ALOR SETAR, Region One Marine Police Force (PPM) have detained four local fishermen and eight Thai fishermen, and confiscated four trawler boats estimated to be worth RM1.35 million for catching fish outside the designated zone.Its deputy commander Sup...

Malaysia’s Polaris and Greece-registered bulk carrier graze each other in Malaysian waters – Marine Dept DG

KUALA LUMPUR, The incident of a Malaysian vessel Polaris and a Greece-registered bulk carrier Piraeus grazing each other this afternoon occurred within Malaysian territorial waters and not Singapore, said Malaysian Marine Department Director-General Da...

Philippine government should take action against Elly Pamatong – Lee

KUALA LUMPUR, Yayasan Perpaduan Malaysia has called on the government of the Philippines to take firm action against Elly Pamatong over the burning of the Jalur Gemilang in the country on Jan 19 and 21.A member of the foundation's Board

Negeri Sembilan MB press sec lodges report against Facebook account holder

KUALA PILAH, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- Negeri Sembilan Menteri Besar's press secretary Faiz Abdullah lodged a police report today against a Facebook account holder for defaming his boss, Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun.The account holder is alleged to have twisted...

Find solution to resolve problem of occupants refusing to vacate homes

TAWAU, Feb 8 (Bernama) -- The state government will find the best solution regarding the refusal by occupants of 56 houses in Kampung Bukit Kukusan here to vacate after it was feared that a huge rock, of about 2,000 metric