Category Archives: Key Issues

Persada PLUS, TM Node Skudai among winners of 2020 National Energy Award

PLUS Malaysia Berhad’s (PLUS) corporate headquarters, Persada PLUS was today announced as the winner of the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) 2020 National Energy Award (NEA) for Category , namely Efficiency in Energy Management (Large B...

Persada PLUS, TM Node Skudai among winners of 2020 National Energy Award

PLUS Malaysia Berhad’s (PLUS) corporate headquarters, Persada PLUS was today announced as the winner of the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) 2020 National Energy Award (NEA) for Category , namely Efficiency in Energy Management (Large B...

Kelantan approves salary increment for assemblymen, exco

-- The Kelantan State Legislative Assembly today unanimously approved the bill to amend the Administration and Members of the State Assembly (Remuneration) Enactment 1980 to streamline and increase the salary of state assemblymen.The bill was tabled by...

Mustapa hopes Biden will acknowledge ASEAN

-- Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (Economy), Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed expressed high hopes that Joe Biden, who just won the US Presidential election, would accord more attention to ASEAN.He said Biden whose victory was generally well-rec...

Budget 2021: Takmir teachers’ allowance increased to RM900

The government has agreed to increase the allowance for takmir (religious) teachers at mosques from RM800 to RM900 per month through Budget 2021 to appreciate the contributions of 4,000 individuals who galvanise the community at the congregational leve...

Budget 2021 addresses COVID-19 devastating impact on community, economy – Sabah CM

Budget 2021 tabled today is a decisive budget to address COVID-19 devastating impact across all sectors of the community and economy especially in this state, said Chief Minister Datuk Hajiji Noor.Hajiji, who is also Sabah Finance Minister I, said whil...

Government to set up National Employment Council chaired by PM

The government will establish a National Employment Council which will coordinate various incentives initiatives cutting across ministries and agencies that create employment opportunities, skill enhancement and training for employees.Finance Minister ...

Budget 2021: Job search allowance extended by three months next year

-- The Job Search Allowance (JSA) under the Employment Insurance System (SIP) will be extended by three months for next year, said Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz.He said that JSA is currently for six months starting

Budget 2021: RM7.4 billion set aside to expand broandband services

-- The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) will allocate a total of RM7.4 billion to build and upgrade broadband services for 2021 and 2022, said Finance Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz.He said telecommunicatio...

Budget 2021 : Milk to be provided daily for school children under RMT programme

-- Under the Supplementary Food Programme (RMT) milk will be provided every school day, instead of twice weekly as practiced currently, Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz said.In presenting the 2021 Budget in Parliament today, ...