Category Archives: Medical

Fatimah: Women Councils in Sabah, Sarawak Can Learn From Each Other

KUCHING: Members of Sarawak Women and Family Council (MWKS) and Sabah Women Advisory Council (MPWS) share many similarities and can learn from one another to improve the standing of women in both states.Minister of Welfare, Community Well Being, Women,...

MALAYSIA: HEADLINE INFLATION TO REMAIN AT 2.5 PCT THIS YEAR

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia RAM Rating Services Bhd (RAM Ratings) forecasts Malaysia's headline inflation to remain at 2.5 per cent this year -- the same as last year -- underpinned by lower contribution from the transport component. The rating agency said

MALAYSIAN PARALYMPIC CYCLING TEAM SHINES AT ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

NILAI, Malaysia, Feb 19 (Bernama) -- The national paralympic track cycling team continued to put up a brilliant performance on the third day of the 2018 Asian Track Cycling Championships (ATC) after bagging two gold, two silver and a bronze

MALAYSIA, UKRAINE TO BOOST BILATERAL TRADE

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Malaysia and Ukraine plan to ramp up trade promotional activities, in an effort to boost bilateral trade between both countries, said Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Wan...

MALAYSIAN FISHERMAN DETAINED IN INDONESIA RETURNS IN TIME FOR CNY

SUBANG, Malaysia Feb 17 -- This year's Chinese New Year celebration means a lot to fisherman, Low Siang Huat, 59, because after being detained by Indonesian authorities for the past one year, he was finally released in time for the

MALAYSIA’S NAT OIL CORP CHIEF’S CONTRACT RENEWED

KUALA LUMPUR, :� Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin's contract as Petronas - the Malaysian national oil corporation - President and Chief Executive Officer has been renewed for three years, effective April 1, 2018. In a statement, Petronas said Wan Zulkiflee ha...

‘State Moving In Right Direction To Be Self-Sufficient In Rice’

KUCHING: The state government is moving in the right direction by emphasising large-scale rice production to achieve self-sufficiency.In stating this, Assistant Minister of Native Land Development Datuk Roland Sagah Wee Inn said the government is now v...

‘Meeting Of The Minds’ Sets Stage For Human Capital Devt In S’wak

KUCHING: The just-concluded 'Meeting of the Minds', co-organised by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Research and Sarawak Skills Development Centre (PPKS), has set the stage for a host of initiatives focusing on talent development ...

Sarawak Gets Lion’s Share

KUCHING: Sarawak has receivedRM1.102 billion in federal funding to implement various rural development projects and programmes this year.Minister of Rural and Regional Development Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said among the projects which were given ...

Nanta: Success Of Eateries Reflects State of Economy

KAPIT: Coffee shops and other eateries here have an important role to play as they reflect how the economy is faring, said Deputy Minister of Rural and Regional Development Datuk Alexander Nanta Linggi.Nanta said it was good to see that