Category Archives: General

MALAYSIA: AIRASIA CONNECTS SABAH STATE TO SOUTHWEST CHINA

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Oct 19 (NNN-Bernama) Low cost airline, AirAsia, has expanded its connectivity from Sabah to Southwest China with the launch of a new direct route from Kota Kinabalu to Kunming, commencing Nov 30. The four times weekly direct

MALAYSIAN PM TABLES MID-TERM REVIEW OF 11TH MALAYSIA PLAN IN DEWAN RAKYAT (PARLIAMENT)

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct 18 (NNN-BERNAMA) - Malaysian Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, today tabled the Mid-Term Review, of the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP � 2016-2020), in the Dewan Rakyat (Parliament).Dr Mahathir, clad in a blue lounge suit, ...

MALAYSIA: RULE OF LAW IMPORTANT FOR NATION’S RECOVERY PROCESS PM MAHATHIR

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Oct 10 (NNNBernama) All the people in the country, even the administrators and the Rulers, have to abide by the laws because this is important in the ongoing process of rehabilitating the country, Dr Mahathir Mohamad said

MALAYSIA:EFFECTIVE POLICY MAKING NEEDS GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Oct 8 (NNN-Bernama)Monetary and fiscal policies should have global perspectives as any fallout often spread across the borders, says Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) Governor Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus. (BNM is Malaysia's central bank) ...

EDUCATION IS A LIFETIME JOB, SAYS MALAYSIA’S DR MAHATHIR

SERDANG, Selangor State, Malaysia, Malaysian Prime Minister, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, urged the public not to stop learning, as education is a lifetime job. The 93-year-old prime minister said, if Malaysia wants to progress and be recognised as a fully

MALAYSIA: CONTRACTOR ALLEGEDLY DUPED HALF MILLION RINGGIT OVER WATER BILL

JOHOR BAHRU, Johor state, Malaysia Oct 6 (NNN-Bernama) � A contractor allegedly lost more than half a million ringgit after being deceived by a man who offered to solve the water bill arrears of the victim's factory. South Johor Bahru

MALAYSIA: DATA PROTECTION LAWS NEED UPDATING FROM TIME TO TIME

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Oct 5 (NNN-Bernama) Malaysia will need to review its Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) 2010 from time to time to ensure that it is aligned with new developments such as the introduction in May of the

MALAYSIA’S TRAGIC DROWNINGS: CABINET, POLITICIANS CONVEY CONDOLENCES

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct 4 (NNN-BERNAMA) - Cabinet ministers and politicians, today, conveyed their condolences to the families of the six firefighters, who drowned in a mining pool, in Puchong, near here, yesterday.In a posting on Twitter today, De...

MERCY MALAYSIA WILL EXPEDITE AID MISSION TO INDONESIA’S CENTRAL SULAWESI

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Mercy Malaysia will be expediting its aid mission to help the victims of the earthquake and tsunami disaster in Central Sulawesi, said its president Dr Ahmad Faizal Mohd Perdaus. He said the mission would focus on

MALAYSIAN PM: EFFORTS TO PLACE COUNTRY BACK ON RIGHT FOOTING BECOMES PULL FACTOR TO INVESTORS

From Leslean ArshadLONDON, The Pakatan Harapan-led government's effort to mend the damages done under the previous administration and to place the Malaysian economy back on its right footing has become a pull factor for foreign investment, says Prime M...