Category Archives: Sports

CHEQUE PRESENTATION CEREMONY FOR THE FLOOD AND HEAT WAVE VICTIMS IN JAPAN

A cheque presentation ceremony was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Putrajaya on 15 August 2018. The contribution was from the Government of Malaysia to the victims of floods and heat waves that hit central and southwestern Japan

MALAYSIA: NO NECESSITY FOR AMENDMENT OF CONSTITUTION TO RESTORE AGONG’S (KING’S) POWERS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Aug 14 (NNN(NNNBernama)The government will not amend the Federal Constitution in a bid to restore the mandatory requirement for the assent of the Yang diPertuan Agong (Malaysia's King) to enable a bill to become law. Prime Minist...

MALAYSIA: POLICE ARE STILL HUNTING FOR JHO LOW – IGP

PORT KLANG, Malaysia Aug 11 (NNN-Bernama) � The Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) are still hunting for businessman Low Taek Jhow or Jho Low over the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal, said Inspector-General of Police Mohamad Fuzi Harun. "Investi...

MALAYSIA: CLINCH TOP 10 POSITION, PM MAHATHIR ADVISES ASIAN GAMES CONTINGENT

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Dr Mahathir Mohamad today handed the Jalur Gemilang Malaysian flag to the Indonesia-bound Malaysian Asian Games contingent with the advice to emerge in the top 10 among the 45 competing nations. I am confident this contingent is ver...

MALAYSIA: NAJIB CHARGED WITH RECEIVING RM42 MLN PROCEEDS FROM UNLAWFUL ACTIVITIES

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Former prime minister Najib Tun Razak was charged in the Sessions Court today with three counts of having received RM42 million in proceeds from unlawful activities into two of his accounts four years ago, with the money

Malaysia Says Indonesia Returned Yacht Bought with Looted 1MDB Funds

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says Indonesia has returned a luxury yacht linked with the multi-billion dollar scandal involving sovereign wealth fund 1MDB.The yacht, dubbed Equanimity, was seized by Indonesian authorities off the resort isl...

PACKED SCHEDULE FOR NEW MALAYSIAN FM AT DAY ONE OF ASEAN MEETING

By Massita Ahmad SINGAPORE, A packed schedule for Malaysia's newly minted Foreign Affairs Minister Saifuddin Abdullah on the first day of the ASEAN meeting held in Singapore on Wednesday. He is leading the Malaysian delegation to the 51st ASEAN Foreign...

MALAYSIA: FAM SENDS PROTEST LETTER OVER INSULTING CHANTS BY INDONESIAN SUPPORTERS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) has sent a letter of protest to the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) over insults by Indonesian supporters against Malaysia during a AFF Under-1...

Malaysia’s Civil Aviation Chief Quits Over Flight 370 Lapses

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia's civil aviation chief said Tuesday he has resigned to take responsibility after an independent investigative report highlighted shortcomings in the air traffic control center during Malaysia Airlines Flight 370's disappearance f...

Minister Urges Teachers, Caregivers To Monitor Children For Signs Of HFMD

KUCHING: Supervisors, teachers and nannies must look out for possible signs of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) among children under their care.This reminder was issued by Welfare, Community Well Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minist...