Category Archives: Legal & judicial

High Court orders Tengku Adnan to enter defence on RM2 million bribery case

KUALA LUMPUR, The High Court here today ordered former Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor to enter his defence on the charge of accepting a bribe of RM2 million from a businessman, three years ago.Judge Mohamed Zaini

Federal funds CBT, three individuals pleaded not guilty

KUCHING, Oct 1 � Three former office bearers of Koperasi Automobil Kuching Sarawak Berhad (KOKAS) today pleaded not guilty in two Sessions Courts here to separate charges of criminal breach of trust involving more than RM3 million in Federal funds.Form...

Govt still looking at solutions for Malaysia Airlines – Dr M

KUALA LUMPUR, The government is still looking at solutions for troubled Malaysia Airlines Bhd, which is majority-owned by Khazanah Nasional Bhd, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said.It's not easy.. we have done a lot. The previous government gav...

Samsung Malaysia unveils new Galaxy A50s, A30s smartphones

KUALA LUMPUR, Samsung Malaysia Electronics (SME) Sdn Bhd has unveiled its new Galaxy A50s and A30s smartphones, which are available for purchase from Sept 21.Both the Galaxy A50s and A30s come in three colours, namely prism crush black, prism crush

Shopify, Paypal, Meekco.Asia empower Malaysian SMEs to begin global selling

KUALA LUMPUR, Shopify has partnered with Paypal and Meekco.Asia, to upskill small and medium enterprises (SMEs), looking to be a part of the global e-commerce boom.This follows the announcement of Shopify Creators' Market series of e-commerce education...

MGA Recognises Natural Gas As the Perfect Partner to Renewable Energy

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 17 (Bernama) -- Malaysian Gas Association (MGA), the nation's lead advocate for the natural gas industry, recognises natural gas as the perfect partner to renewable energy (RE), playing a vital role in driving RE growth in Malaysia.T...

Oil and gas sector receives mixed rating

KUALA LUMPUR, Maybank Investment Bank Bhd maintained a "positive" call on the oil and gas (O and G) industry despite the weekend's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities which saw the oil price spike more than 20 per cent overnight.In

Singapores average daily forex trading volume hit new high of US$633 bln in April 2019

SINGAPORE, Singapore's average daily foreign exchange (FX) trading volume reached a new high of US$633 billion in April 2019, up 22 per cent from US$517 billion in April 2016, announced the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today.The republic retai...

PAC holds proceedings on EMGS, LPG subsidy

KUALA LUMPUR(Bernama) -- The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) today held proceedings on the development of Education Malaysia Global Services (EMGS) and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) subsidy management.Its chairman, Datuk Dr Noraini Ahmad in a statement...

Ministry seeks explanation on alleged fire hydrant closure

KUANTAN-- The Ministry of Water, Land and Natural Resources (KATS) will seek clarification from Pengurusan Air Pahang Berhad (PAIP) on Sungai Lembing residents' allegation that the water supply in the area including to fire hydrants was closed at night...