Category Archives: Legal & judicial

MALAYSIA: HOME MINISTRY TO FOCUS ON AGENDA ON SECURITY & PEACE, FOREIGN WORKERS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia May 22 (NNN-Bernama) � Efforts to ensure national security and peace besides issues concerning immigration and foreign workers are among the main agendas that would be given emphasis by the Home Ministry. Its minister, Muhyiddin ...

MALAYSIA: NEW MINISTER OF ECONOMIC AFFAIRS AIMS TO RESTORE NATIONAL ECONOMY

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia May 22 (NNN-Bernama) -- Efforts to revive the country's economy and make Malaysia a major investment destination in the Southeast Asian region and globally are the main focus of the Ministry of Economic Affairs for the next

DPM WAN AZIZAH CONFIDENT DR MAHATHIR’S WISDOM, EXPERIENCE CAN MAKE MALAYSIA GREAT AGAIN

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia May 22 (NNN-Bernama) -- Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, the country's first female Deputy Prime Minister, said today she is confident the wisdom and experience of Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad will make Malaysia a respected nation ag...

MALAYSIA: MOHAMED ELIAS NEW EC SECRETARY

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Mohamed Elias Abu Bakar is the new secretary of the Election Commission, effective today. The EC said in a statement that he succeeds Abdul Ghani Salleh who went on mandatory retirement on May 10. Mohamed Elias, 58, a

MALAYSIA: BRITISH TOURIST BEATEN UNCONSCIOUS IN PENANG BRAWL

GEORGE TOWN, Penang state, Malaysia May 20 (NNN-Bernama) -- A British man was allegedly beaten unconscious by a group of men in a brawl in front of a restaurant in Penang Road here early yesterday. Northeast District police chief ACP

THAILAND: MODIFIED EXPRESS BUSES USED TO TRAFFICK ROHINGYA ILLEGALS TO M’ALAYSIA

BANGKOK, Thailand May 19 (NNN-Bernama) � Thai police have uncovered a 'Rohingya Express' which ferries illegal ethnic Rohingya in specially-modified express buses in Bangkok to the southern provinces near the Thai-Malaysia border before smuggling them ...

US References to Libya Model Ahead of Kim Summit Confuse

Libya is suddenly on the lips of President Donald Trump and his hawkish national security adviser John Bolton ahead of the much-vaunted summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, or more precisely, the "Libya model" is.There seems to be

MALAYSIA: HANDBAGS, CASH, JEWELLERY SEIZED BY POLICE AT CONDO LINKED TO FORMER PM NAJIB

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 (NNN-AGENCIES) Malaysian police seized 284 boxes containing designer handbags and dozens of bags stuffed with cash and jewellery from a private residence linked to former prime minister Najib Razak on Friday morning.The items were ...

MALAYSIA: ANWAR IBRAHIM A FREE MAN

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Anwar Ibrahim is today a free man after the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (Malaysia's King) Sultan Muhammad V granted him a full pardon. The Pardons Board met today and decided on his case, according to a statement from

SINGAPORE: MAN CAUGHT AT WOODLANDS CHECKPOINT WITH CONTRABAND CIGARETTES IN BREAD LOAF

SINGAPORE, A 28-year-old Malaysian was caught attempting to smuggle four packs of contraband cigarettes into Singapore via the Woodlands Checkpoint on Monday, the Straits Times reported. The man had hidden them in a loaf of hollowed-out bread, said the...