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October 15, 2017 1:09 AM Report: Airbnb illegal in Sabah

Sally Edward Ghani from DBKK’s Building Plan Section said the City Hall will be looking at ways to set guidelines for Airbnb to operate in the state. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 — A lawyer and the Kota Kinabalu City Hall (DBKK) have confirmed that it is against the law for Sabah residents to lease their properties through Airbnb. Borneo Post quoted 7

October 14, 2017 11:45 PM Johor Ruler wants ties with Jakim cut

BATU PAHAT: Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar (pic) ordered the state Islamic Religious Department (JAIJ) to stop dealing with the Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim). He also directed JAIJ to carry out checks on Muslim preachers in the state and revoke their credentials if something seemed out of place. The Sultan 22

October 14, 2017 4:10 PM Half-truths and propaganda cannot hide Penang's problems, Gerakan tells DAP

GEORGE TOWN: Serdang lawmaker Dr Ong Kian Ming’s attempt to white-wash Penang's economic performance under DAP with half-truths and selective data cannot hide the state's under-performance since 2008, Gerakan said. Its secretary-general Datuk Liang Teck Meng said Ong should acknowledged the problem and stop helping the DAP-led Penang government to cover 20

October 14, 2017 3:05 PM Jakim chief to meet Johor sultan over Zamihan

Jakim DG says he and minister Jamil Khir Baharom will meet the sultan over the controversy caused by ustaz Zamihan Mat Zin. PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim) will seek an audience with Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar, following the Johor ruler’s instruction to state Islamic authorities to cease all dealings with the department 30

October 14, 2017 2:52 PM Another arrested in RM1.5b graft probe in Sabah

The man, believed to be Hamid Apdal’s son-in-law was detained on Saturday at the MACC office in Kota Kinabalu. KOTA KINABALU: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) reportedly arrested a local man, believed to be Hamid Apdal’s son-in-law, at around 5pm on Saturday. According to a source, the 33-year-old businessman, who is the husband of Hamid’s 30

October 14, 2017 12:13 PM Sarawak government set to roll out online payment system

KUCHING: The Sarawak government is set to roll out its own online payment system after it was approved by Bank Negara Malaysia. Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said the Sarawak Pay system would focus on government services and transactions with business premises under the Sarawak Economic Development Corporation (SEDC). The system 17

October 14, 2017 10:26 AM BN: We are committed to make Malaysia an Islamic state

KOTA BARU: Development of Islam in the country, which is being strengthened from time to time, is a clear signal that the Barisan Nasional (BN) government is not shirking its responsibility to make Malaysia an Islamic state, said Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki. He said not only the people but also other nations 15

October 14, 2017 9:36 AM BN government committed in making Malaysia an Islamic State

Datuk Dr Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki. ― Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKOTA BHARU, Oct 14 — Development of Islam in the country which is being strengthened from time to time is a clear signal that the Barisan Nasional (BN) government is not shirking its responsibility to make Malaysia an Islamic state, said Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Senator 19

October 14, 2017 9:14 AM Johor Sultan labels Zamihan an 'empty vessel', directs JAIJ to cease dealing with Jakim

BATU PAHAT: Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has described Zamihan Mat Zin as an empty vessel, adding that he will direct the state Islamic Religious Department (JAIJ) to stop dealing with the Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim) over the Muslim preacher's remarks. Zamihan, who is said to be a former Jakim officer 11

October 14, 2017 7:38 AM Johor Sultan brands Zamihan liar; cuts off Jakim

Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar called the controversial preacher attached to Jakim ‘arrogant’ and labelled him a liar. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14 — Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar labelled controversial preacher Zamihan Mat Zin a “liar” today for denying he was criticising the Johor Ruler for his decision to stop a laundrette’s Muslim-only policy. Calling the preacher 55