Category Archives: Politics

YNJ gives cash, basic necessities to Putatan fire victims

KOTA KINABALU, The Yayasan Nur Jauhar (YNJ) today handed over aid items to victims of the recent fire in Kampung Pasir Putih, who are now housed in the Putatan Multipurpose Hall.YNJ advisor Toh Puan Norlidah R.M. Jasni, who is also

Pahang BN ready to disclose by-election campaign expenses – MB

RAUB, Pahang Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman Datuk Seri Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail said today the BN is ready to disclose its total campaign expenditure for the Cameron Highlands parliamentary by-election at the end of the campaign.We have nothing to hide.

Water from 58 treatment plants in Sabah safe for consumption

KOTA KINABALU, Water quality from 58 treatment plants in the state is good and safe for consumption, said Sabah Infrastructure Development Minister Datuk Peter Anthony.He said the acquisition of all the water treatment plants by the Sabah Water Departm...

No change in Britain-Malaysia relations despite Brexit chaos – Envoy

KUALA LUMPUR, The events relating to Brexit unfolding in the coming days and weeks will not change, damage or affect Britain-Malaysia relations nor the work that is being done - whether it is government to government, or business to business,

Security level heightened throughout Sabah – Mohd Shafie

KOTA KINABALU, Jan 15 (Bernama) -- A heightened level of security alertness is being implemented state-wide and not restricted to just hotspots, says Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.He said all security teams in the state had been

Ponggal festival strengthens unity among Malaysians – Waytha Moorthy

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 15 (Bernama) -- The Ponggal Festival can strengthen unity among the various races in the country, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Senator P. Waytha Moorthy.Waytha Moorthy, who is in charge of national unity and social...

Ministry to impose fees on plastic importing companies

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 15 (Bernama) -- The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) will impose new fees on local plastic importers, namely, licence fee, verification fee and charges on each tonne of imported plastic within a month from now.Speaking to

Realising Home Ownership Dreams

Abang Johari inks his signature to launch the book on his 65 initiatives, witnessed by Uggah (left) and (from right) Deputy State Secretary Datu Jaul Samion, Piasau assemblyman Datuk Sebastian Ting, Deputy State Secretary Datu Mohamad Abu Bakar Marzuki...


KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah, ascended the throne of Malaysia's Pahang state today (Tuesday), ahead of the country choosing its new head of state.Sultan Abdullah took his oath in front of some 1,600 guests, comprising roya...

KKM seize unregistered products worth RM7.4 million

KUCHING, Jan 14 (Bernama) -- The Health Ministry of Malaysia (KKM) through its Pharmaceutical Enforcement Division (BPF) have succeeded in seizing several types of traditional products from China, which were unregistered, worth RM 7.4 million here.KKM ...