Category Archives: General

JPJ Melaka Holding auction of seized vehicles on Sept 2

MELAKA The Road Transport Department (JPJ) Melaka will be auctioning off 154 vehicles including Japanese sedans and MPVs with a low starting bid of between RM8,000 and RM10,150.   JPJ state director, Muhammad Firdaus Shariff, said the auction at Kompleks

Direct sales and anti-pyramid scheme Act 1993 to be amended

  PUTRAJAYA A shorter ‘cooling-off period’ for an item to be shipped to customers compared with the 10 working days currently practised is among issues to be given focus in the proposed amendments to the Direct Sales and Anti-Pyramid Scheme

HSS Engineers bids RM180 mln transportation, port, water projects

  KUALA LUMPUR Engineering and project management consultant HSS Engineers Bhd is tendering for RM180 million worth of projects across the transportation, port and water sectors.   Executive vice-chairman Tan Sri Kuna Sittampalam said more than 60 per cent of

TMJ expresses several reservations on cross-border SOP

  JOHOR BAHRU The Tunku Mahkota of Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim has urged the Malaysian Immigration Department (JIM) and the Ministry of Health (MOH) to each publish a simple and clear guideline for individuals wanting to perform cross-border travels.

Deputy IGP Mazlan retires after 41 years of service

  KUALA LUMPUR Deputy Inspector-General of Police  Datuk Mazlan Mansor today bade goodbye to the police force after 41 years of service.   He attended a beating the retreat ceremony at the Police Training Centre (Pulapol) here, which was attended

Applications for Malaysia-Singapore RGL, PCA cross-border travel fully booked for Aug 17-19

JOHOR BAHRU Applications for cross-border travel between Malaysia and Singapore under the Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL) and Periodic Commuting Arrangement (PCA) schemes beginning Aug 17 have reached their maximum quota for the first three days.   Johor Immigration Department director

DBKL issues 22 compounds in anti-litter operation

KUALA LUMPUR Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL), through the Environment Division of the Health and Environment Department, today issued 22 compound notices for various offences in an anti-litter operation conducted around Bandar Manjalara, here, starting at 10 am today.  

Five restaurants ordered to close for a week for defying RMCO SOPs

  KEPALA BATAS (Penang) The authorities have ordered a seven-day closure of five restaurants here for failing to comply with the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) SOPs, according to the police.   Seberang Perai Utara District Police chief ACP Noorzainy

Register at MYFutureJobs portal for job initiatives – HR Minister

  PUTRAJAYA Malaysians who lost their jobs in Singapore are advised to register with national job service portal MYFutureJobs ( to gain access to various jobs initiatives, provided by the Ministry of Human Resources through the Social Security Organisation (SOCSO).

Perpaduan parents contribution exemption extended

  KUALA LUMPUR The government today announced an exemption for parents or guardians of children attending Perpaduan preschools nationwide from paying contributions has been extended until December, benefiting nearly 40,000 children.   National Unity Minister Datuk Halimah Mohamed Sadique said