Category Archives: General

56-year-old Facebook user defrauded by loan firm

BINTULU, A private firm operations manager lost RM2,000 when he fell for an advertisement on Facebook by a fake firm offering cash loans.Sarawak Commercial Crime Investigation Department chief, Mustafa Kamal Gani Abdullah, said in a statement today tha...

Two workers die, three injured in factory building collapse

BUKIT MERTAJAM, Two workers died while three others were injured when pillars and roof frame of a factory being built at Lorong Perusahaan Maju 8, Juru, here collapsed today.Penang Fire and Rescue Department director Saadon Moktar said today that the

Five objectives put forward in roadmap to ensure food security, agricultural revenue

SERDANG, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry has put forward five objectives in its roadmap to ensure food security and increase the revenue of the agricultural sector.Minister Datuk Salahuddin Ayub, said the roadmap, which...

Age does not stop couple to participate in a Valentine’s Day mass wedding

GEORGE TOWN, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- Despite their more advanced age, a newlywed couple here was happy to share their sweet wedding moments along with 24 younger couples.Tang Siew Kim and her partner Lim Kok Jin, both 46, participated in

Malaysian Company Plans To Invest In Furniture Factory In Southern Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar, Feb 13 (NNN-MNA) � A Malaysian company is planning to invest in building an acacia mangium furniture factory, in Myanmar's Bago region, the official Global New Light of Myanmar, reported today (Wednesday).The unidentified Malaysian com...

Ongoing efforts to achieve one per cent job quota for OKU in public sector

KANGAR, There are ongoing efforts to ensure that the disabled (OKU) achieve one percent employment in the public sector, said Deputy Human Resource Minister Datuk Mahfuz Omar."We will continue with the effort of getting OKUs (employed) in the public se...

Police need to review Nur Alert – Deputy IGP

SEMENYIH, The police will have to review the standard operating procedure (SOP) of the National Urgent Response alert system dubbed Nur Alert, in dealing with cases of missing children in the country.Deputy Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Noor Rash...

RM8,500 cash prize awaits CFM Animatch 2019 contest winner

KUALA LUMPUR, The Communications and Multimedia Consumer Forum of Malaysia (CFM) is offering a cash prize of RM8,500 to the winner of the CFM Animatch 2019 contest.According to CFM in a statement today, the competition was being held not only

14 illegal immigrants bound for Malaysia nabbed in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar authorities have detained 14 illegal migrants bound for Malaysia and two brokers assisting them.With the 14 illegal migrants on board, a vessel was captured by a Myanmar navy vessel patrolling 4.8 km west of Thaechaung village in

N. Sembilan gov’t awaits health ministry’s decision over Mawar Medical Centre

SEREMBAN, Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun said the state government was still awaiting the official decision of the Ministry of Health regarding the status of the Mawar Medical Centre (PHM) here.He said so far the state government had not