Category Archives: General

Kunming Delegation Pays Courtesy Call On Mayor

KUCHING: A delegation from the Kunming Municipal Public Security Bureau led by deputy director general Yang Jianjun paid a courtesy call on Kuching South Mayor Datuk James Chan yesterday.This was the first time representatives from China's Public Secur...

MALAYSIA: VEHICLE OWNERS DAMAGED BY RAPIDKL BUS CAN MAKE COMPENSATION CLAIMS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Owners of vehicles damaged after being knocked by a stage bus belonging to RapidKL in Jalan Ampang, here yesterday can make claims for damages. RapidKL chief operating officer Shamsul Rizal Mohd Yusof said owners of the damaged

Fatimah: Transgenders not discriminated against

KUCHING: The Ministry of Welfare, Community Well-Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development will not discriminate against transgender people who need assistance or support in terms of education and skills.Its minister Dato Sri Fatimah Abdullah said...

MALAYSIA: BEING ‘CLEAN, EFFICIENT, TRUSTWORTHY’ SMOOTHENS ADMINISTRATION – MAHATHIR

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Administrative and diplomatic officers (PTD) must be clean, efficient and trustworthy to ensure the smooth running of the national administration, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.Outlining these three values, he sa...

USCHINA CONFLICT MAY CURB MALAYSIA’S GDP GROWTHECONOMIST

KUALALUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 14 (NNNBernama)The United StatesChina trade war could adversely impact Malaysia's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth by 1.3 per cent against what has been projected over the next two years. CIMB Group Chief Economist Dr Donal...

MALAYSIA: OCT 29 DECISION ON CHRISTIAN WOMAN’S APPLICATION TO KEEP CD WITH THE WORD “ALLAH”

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The High Court has postponed to Oct 29 for decision on a judicial review application by a Christian woman for rights to keep in her possession eight compact discs (CDs) containing the word Allah. Lawyer Lim Heng

MALAYSIA: HARI RAYA AIDILADHA FALLS ON AUG 22, 2018

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 12 (NNN-Bernama) � Muslims in Malaysia will celebrate Hari Raya Aidiladha on Wednesday, Aug 22, according to an announcement from the Office of the Keeper of the Rulers'Seal, yesterday. "In fulfilling the proclamation by Seri...

Full MSPO Certification By 2019

KUCHING: The state government has taken a committed role to ensure that the palm oil industry in Sarawak gets full Malaysia Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification by Dec 2019.Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said this is because

U.A.E. BANS IMPORT OF POULTRY MEAT, EGGS FROM EAST MALAYSIA

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirate, Aug 10 (NNN-WAM) - The UAE authorities have halted imports of all species of domestic and wild live birds, ornamental birds, chicks, hatching eggs and their non-heat-treated waste, from East Malaysia (the states of Sabah...

MALAYSIA: GOVT TAKES INTO ACCOUNT VIEWS FROM SABAH, SARAWAK ON CHILD MARRIAGE ISSUE

KUCHING, Sarawak state, Malaysia The government will take into account the views of all parties including those in Sabah and Sarawak before a new law to be drafted that would ban child marriage, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department