Category Archives: Legal & judicial

NO COMPROMISE OVER CORRUPTION, MAHATHIR TELLS MINISTERS, PTD OFFICERS

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today there would be no compromise in the case of government leaders and officers found to be involved in corruption.No pity, no consideration and no cover-up, he said when addressing Cabinet ...

MALAYSIA: MINIMUM WAGES TO BE IMPLEMENTED GRADUALLY PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 14 (NNNBernama) The implementation of the RM1,500 minimum wage will be carried out gradually to allow a recovery in the country's economy, said Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad. He said if Malaysia starts spending money

AUSTRALIA SEES FURTHER GROWTH IN TRADE, INVESTMENTS IN MALAYSIA – ENVOY

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Australia expects the bilateral trade and investments in Malaysia to increase further from the current A$30 billion, as reforms put in place by the new government will continue to make the country an attractive investment destina...

SOLIDARITY AMONG MALAYSIANS IMPORTANT TO MAINTAIN PEACE, HARMONY

GEORGE TOWN, Penang state, Malaysia Aug 12 (NNN-Bernama) -- As the nation celebrates its 61 years of independence at the end of this month, it is important for Malaysians to remember that solidarity among the people is important to maintain

MALAYSIA: DR MAHATHIR VISITS SUPERYACHT EQUANIMITY

PORT KLANG, Selangor state, Malaysia Aug 11 (NNN-Bernama) -- Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today visited controversial superyacht Equanimity docked at the Boustead Cruise Centre here. The luxury vessel, estimated to be worth RM1 billion, is believ...

MALAYSIA: ASSOCIATIONS MEET DPM ON RAISING FUNDS FOR PALESTINIANS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail yesterday received the visit of several organisations to discuss the mechanism to raise funds for the National Welfare Fund (YKN) � Palestine People's Fund (TRP) for country espe...

Lee Wants Rising Number of Youths Involved in Property Crime to Be Tackled Fast

MIRI: There is a need to address the issue of property crime in the state, particularly those committed by youths, before the problem worsens.Assistant Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Lee Kim Shin said statistics from the police shows

Rep Proposes Long San As Sub-district

LONG LAMA, Baram: Telang Usan assemblyman Dennis Ngau hopes to see the elevation of Long San into a sub-district to further boost development in his constituency.Dennis said the elevation will complement development efforts in Telang Usan, including th...

MALAYSIA: EPF INCENTIVE FOR HOUSEWIVES STARTS NEXT WEEK

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The SURI Incentive Programme which enables housewives to gain access to quality social security and enhanced income security will be implemented in three phases, Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today. She said...

MALAYSIA: LRT3 PROJECT COST SAVING TAKES INTO ACCOUNT WIN-WIN FACTOR

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The cost saving and rationalisation of the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) of up to almost 50 per cent has taken into consideration the win-win factor of all parties involved. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said the