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August 13, 2018 11:48 AM Samenta voices concern over possible move to new ministry

PETALING JAYA: Small and medium enterprises association of Malaysia (Samenta) has voiced its concern over the possibility of government agencies such as SME Corp and SME Bank, moved to the newly resurrected Ministry of Entrepreneur Development. "The current arrangement of placing SME Corp and the National SME Development Council within the Ministry of International 34

August 13, 2018 10:15 AM No to paying MRSM: Rina Harun

KUALA LUMPUR: The Rural and Regional Development Ministry does not intend to continue with the proposal of the previous government to set up paying for Mara Junior Science Colleges (MRSM). Minister Rina Harun said this was because the ministry now saw the role of MRSM as only belonging to the elite group. "Therefore MRSM's role has to return to assist 38

August 13, 2018 10:06 AM Sabah govt to continue providing allocation to non-Muslim religious bodies, schools

KOTA KINABALU: Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal today said that the state government will continue to provide annual allocation to non-Muslim religious bodies, missionary schools and Chinese private schools in Sabah. Mohd Shafie, who is also Sabah Finance Minister, said the objective of such allocation was to ease the financial burden of the institutions 42

August 13, 2018 8:40 AM Jho Low has to be accountable if yacht obtained through illegal means: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho, or Jho Low, should be held accountable if it is proven that he had obtained the superyacht Equanimity through illegal means, former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak said today. "If it was done illegally, if the yacht was paid for in an illegal manner, in a sense that money that is not due to him (Jho Low) as alleged 52

August 13, 2018 7:46 AM Support federal government efforts to address debt issue: Mohd Khalil

MALACCA: Malacca Yang Dipertua Negri Tun Dr Mohd Khalil Yaakob today urged the people of Malacca to support the federal governments efforts to address the huge national debt. He said he had confidence in the capability of the federal government to solve the debt issue based on its corporate experience and expertise to raise the economic status of the country 30

August 13, 2018 6:19 AM Police to use English on PM’s directive (Updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: Efforts are being made for the police to improve their command of English after a directive by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to use the language in their work. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the police had already been using English for their daily briefings and operations but Mahathir has once again 34

August 12, 2018 9:47 AM 80% of childminders at nurseries don't have minimum qualifications

PUTRAJAYA: About 80% or 13,700 childminders for those aged (0) to four in nurseries registered with the Department of Social Welfare (SWD) still do not meet the minimum qualification of the Permata Early Childhood Care and Education (KAP) course as of June 2018. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said the lack of qualified caregivers 40

August 11, 2018 8:42 AM PDRM are still hunting for Jho Low: IGP

PORT KLANG: 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 Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun. "Investigations against him are proceeding as normal," he said briefly to reporters when asked about the development of efforts to hunt for Jho Low. The blog Sarawak 46

August 9, 2018 1:26 PM NWP affordable housing projects scrapped

PETALING JAYA: NWP Holdings Bhd’s affordable housing projects are now shelved as it has terminated the turnkey construction heads of agreement (TCA) between wholly-owned subsidiary NWP Builder Sdn Bhd and M2B World (M) Sdn Bhd. NWP Builder had on Sept 7, 2016 entered into a TCA with M2B World, appointing NWP Builder as the turnkey contractor for the projects 29

August 9, 2018 8:00 AM Govt to table report on Felda financial woes

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will table a report on the financial problems that have afflicted the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) as well as the government's plans to recover the agency. According to Economic Affairs minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali, the government wants to get to the crux of the agency's cash flow problem which he largely attributed 35