Category Archives: Medical

Health Dept confirms dengue outbreak in Kuching

KUCHING, Feb 16 (Bernama) � Sarawak State Health Department confirmed a dengue outbreak around Sekama here, covering two localities, namely in Jalan Sekama and Jalan Sekama Utara where the outbreaks were declared on Jan 23 and on Feb 11 respectively.Sa...

Health Dept confirms dengue outbreak in Kuching

KUCHING, Feb 16 (Bernama) � Sarawak State Health Department confirmed a dengue outbreak around Sekama here, covering two localities, namely in Jalan Sekama and Jalan Sekama Utara where the outbreaks were declared on Jan 23 and on Feb 11 respectively.Sa...

FedEx Research Shows Malaysian SMEs Setting Their Sights on Global Markets

SELANGOR, Feb 15 (Bernama) � A research by FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world's largest express transportation company, reveals that most Malaysian SMEs who export focus on markets beyond the Asia Pacific (APAC) region...

Don’t become victims of human trafficking syndicates offering high-paying jobs – Sng

SIEM REAP (Cambodia), Feb 14 (Bernama) -- The public is advised to be always cautious of tactics used by syndicates which offer jobs with lucrative salaries, to avoid becoming human trafficking victims.Julau MP Larry Sng Wei Shien shared that during

Senior citizen charged with stealing, illegal firearm possession

KUALA PILAH, Feb 14 (Bernama) -- A senior citizen claimed trial in the Kuala Pilah Magistrate's Court here today to three counts of stealing and illegal possession of a firearm as well as ammunitions.The accused Sulaiman Abdul Rahman, 63, entered

Be careful when buying copies of Quran online – KDN

ALOR SETAR, The public are advised to be careful when buying copies and translation of the Holy Quran online as some were printed without the Home Ministry's (KDN) approval.Kedah chapter of KDN Enforcement and Control Division director Zaki Mohamed sai...

18 old building sites, premises owned by MARA to be redeveloped

SEMENYIH, Eighteen old building sites and premises owned by Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) in Melaka, Selangor and Negeri Sembilan have been identified to be redeveloped to provide more conducive retail space.Rural Development Minister Datuk Seri Rina Moh...

Malaysia to settle its problem with North Korea – Dr Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA, Ahead of the second US-North Korea leaders summit, Malaysia's Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says Malaysia is ready to settle its problem with North Korea which followed the high-profile assassination of Kim Jong Nam, the half brothe...

PAS confirms Nik Mohamad Abduh’s voice in recording

KOTA BHARU, PAS has confirmed that the audio recording of a person commenting on the issue of PAS receiving funds from UMNO was that of Bachok Member of Parliament Nik Mohamad Abduh Nik Abdul Aziz.PAS secretary-general Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan said

Singapore ‘reiterates’ call for Malaysia to withdraw vessels after Polaris-Pireas collision

SINGAPORE, Following the collision between a Greece-registered ship and a Malaysian government vessel on Saturday in Singapore territorial waters off Tuas, Singapore has reiterated its call for Malaysia to withdraw its vessels from the area.In its res...