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July 14, 2018 8:35 AM Former AG appointed Umno supreme council member

PETALING JAYA: Former Attorney General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali has been appointed an Umno supreme council member, said party president Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. In a statement released today, Ahmad Zahid confirmed the appointments of 11 Supreme Council members including Mohamed Apandi. The others are Datuk Seri Anifah Aman, Datuk Seri Tajuddin 32

July 14, 2018 7:15 AM Vigneswaran to lead MIC (Updated)

Previously the party's vice-president, he won the post uncontested with 1,808 nominations in the party polls, according to an online news portal. He takes over from Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam who expressed his intention not to defend the party's top post, after Barisan Nasional's (BN) defeat in the 14th general election. Subramaniam failed to defend 20

July 13, 2018 12:28 PM Judiciary figures appointments based on merit

PUTRAJAYA: The appointments of the top three figure in the judiciary is based on their qualifications, as well as their experiences without the influence of any political sentiments, according to Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong. He said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad had not exerted influence in the appointment 14

July 13, 2018 12:33 AM Rulers listen to briefings on country's defence and security

KUALA LUMPUR: The 249th Council of Rulers meeting yesterday was given a briefing on national defence by Armed Forces Chief Gen Tan Sri Zulkifli Zainal Abidin and on security by Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun. Keeper of the Rulers' Seal Tan Sri Syed Danial Syed Ahmad in a statement said the second day meeting also highlighted the appointment 30

July 11, 2018 3:39 PM Malanjum: The first CJ from Borneo states

KUALA LUMPUR: The appointment of Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak Tan Sri Richard Malanjum as the new Chief Justice of Malaysia, marks a new milestone in the country's history as he is the first person from the Borneo states to be appointed to the top post in the judiciary. Malanjum, 65, was appointed to the job after former Chief Justice Tun Md Raus Sharif 51

July 11, 2018 9:23 AM Tun Zaki appointed pro-chancellor of USIM

NILAI: Former Chief Justice Tun Zaki Azmi has been appointed as the pro-chancellor of Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) for a period of three years from July 15. Zaki, a barrister-at-law from Lincoln's Inn, London, has extensive experience of 37 years in law and the Malaysian Judicial and Legal Services. He is also the chancellor of the Multimedia 23

July 10, 2018 2:41 PM Pay cut for new Mavcom head

PUTRAJAYA: The new Malaysian Aviation Commission (Mavcom) chairman will take a pay cut, Transport Minister Anthony Loke said today. "Whoever takes over must agree to a pay cut. As for the quantum, I will announce that later," Loke said. He confirmed that several names have been submitted to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to replace Mavcom executive 26

July 10, 2018 3:10 AM 1MDB says Exco chairman appointment part of services by PwC

PETALING JAYA: 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) today clarified that the appointment of Datuk Mohammad Faiz Azmi as the chairman of the executive committee (Exco) is part of the scope and services provided by PricewaterhouseCoopers Advisory Services Sdn Bhd (PwC) to 1MDB. "PwC is assisting the board and the Exco in recovering 1MDB's assets and in managing 10

July 9, 2018 4:45 AM Sept 3 court decision over Sabah CM lawsuit

KOTA KINABALU: The High Court has set Sept 3 to deliver its decision on an application by Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal to strike out a lawsuit by former chief minister Tan Sri Musa Aman challenging Mohd Shafie's appointment as the Sabah chief minister. Justice Datuk Yew Jen Kie set the date after hearing the arguments of counsel 24

July 6, 2018 2:24 PM Negri Sembilan creates history by appointing first female district officer

SEREMBAN: The Negri Sembilan government created history by appointing its first female district officer, said Mentri Besar Aminuddin Harun. "This is the first time we have appointed a female district officer, Suhaiza Sharudin, to helm Tampin District, effective July 2. "Suhaiza is a native of Negri Sembilan and a mother of four children, and we hope with her appointment 13