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June 22, 2018 12:05 PM Sabah ministry proposes one district, one industry concept

TUARAN: The Sabah Trade and Industry Ministry is currently conducting a study to create a sustainable industry for each district in the state. Sabah Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Seri Wilfred Madius Tangau said the ministry would be visiting a number of districts soon. "Initially, we will hold a 'Tamparuli Fest' in Tuaran district next month, which will be launched 23

June 18, 2018 7:14 AM Slow moving traffic at several major highways

KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic at several major highways was reported to be slow moving as more people begin to return from their home villages after the Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration last Friday. A PLUS Malaysia Berhad spokesman told Bernama, as at 1pm, traffic in both directions of the North-South Expressway (PLUS) was reported to be slow and under control 39

June 15, 2018 9:42 AM Perak govt host Hari Raya open-house at theme park

IPOH: More than 50,000 people thronged the state government's Hari Raya open house celebration at the Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) in Bandar Meru Raya here today. Menteri Besar Ahmad Faizal Azumu said due to the overwhelming response, the visiting hours had been extended to 8pm. "Initially the open house was supposed to start from 3pm to 6pm," he told reporters 41

June 13, 2018 11:55 PM Water supply disruption to affect 23,000 residents in Terengganu on Aidilfitri

KUALA TERENGGANU: Nearly 22,300 residents in two districts in Terengganu will experience water supply disruption during the coming Aidilfitri celebration. Ketua Pegawai Eksekutif Syarikat Air Terengganu Sdn Bhd (SATU) chief executive officer Ir Atemin Sulong said the water supply disruption would affect 17,500 residents in Kuala Terengganu district and the remaining 14

June 11, 2018 7:16 AM Langkawi road users rise over 10% this Raya celebration

LANGKAWI: The number of vehicles booking the Roll-On, Roll-Off (RORO) ferry services at the Tanjung Lembong port here had shot up 10.94% in the current Hari Raya celebration period as compared to the corresponding period last year. Datuk Azizan Noordin, the chairman of Langkawi Port Sdn Bhd which operates the Tanjung Lembong Port said 2,241 vehicles 30

June 9, 2018 10:38 AM Standby pumps to overcome water shortage woes in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah Ministry of Infrastructure Development will provide standby pumps in each district to overcome the problem of water shortage. Its minister, Datuk Peter Anthony, said the ministry will provide at least one or two standby pumps in each district to replace faulty standby pumps. "This matter will be carried out immediately and will take a period 16

June 7, 2018 11:02 AM Mahathir will appear in road safety campaign video: Loke

SEREMBAN: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will appear in a road safety campaign in conjunction with the Aidilfitri celebration. Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook said the short video, which was part of the Road Safety Department campaign, would be aired on television and social media next week. "Mahathir will give advice to the public 36

June 1, 2018 3:45 AM Several RMAF plans on hold due to budget constraint

SHAH ALAM: The Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) has been forced to put on hold several of its plans concerning military assets due to government budget constraints and pending approval, according to its chief Gen Tan Sri Affendi Buang. This includes the purchase of four maritime patrol aircrafts (MPA), the seeking of new multi-role combat aircrafts (MRCA) 24

May 30, 2018 2:48 AM Announcement on bonus for civil servants likely today

KUALA LUMPUR: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said the announcement on bonus for civil servants in conjunction with Aidilfitri will most likely be made by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today. "It might be announced by PM today, so please wait," he told reporters after attending the Wesak Day celebration at the Maha Vihara Buddhist Temple in Brickfields 15

May 27, 2018 7:54 AM No shortage of food supplies in Johor for Raya

JOHOR BARU: There are no shortages of essential food items in Johor for the upcoming Hari Raya Aidil Adha celebration, said Aris Mamat, enforcement chief of the Johor office of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism Department. "Between May 16 and May 26, we conducted checks on 1,620 premises, including 60 Ramadan bazaars, shopping malls and public 25