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August 29, 2018 4:03 AM Charges at public hospitals, clinics won’t change with new scheme

PETALING JAYA: The proposed health scheme by the Health Ministry will not change the current charges at public hospitals and clinics but will benefit households in the bottom 40% group (B40), according to the source in the ministry. "The charges of RM1 and RM5 that are currently imposed by the hospitals and clinics will not change. That is the status 7

August 22, 2018 9:01 AM Malaysia yet to release four Thais held over ‘piracy’ incident

GEORGE TOWN: Malaysian police have yet to release the four armed Thai nationals who were said to have kidnapped four Malaysian fishermen near Pulau Langgun in Langkawi on Sunday. Satun governor Pattanapon Rattanapichetchaihad said the Thai nationals are not pirates. Three of them are marine police and the fourth a deputy village head, he said. A Malaysian 13

August 14, 2018 1:07 PM Malakoff, Touch Meccanica extend MoU on green energy

PETALING JAYA: Malakoff Corp Bhd, which has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Touch Meccanica Sdn Bhd to co-develop two energy projects, said the parties have mutually agreed to extend the MoU period for six months, from July 7, 2018 to Jan 7, 2019. Earlier this year, the power producer said the projects, namely large scale solar photovoltaic 10

July 31, 2018 8:36 AM Oil royalty talks to be like family discussion: Shafie Apdal

KOTA KINABALU: The talks between the Sabah and the Federal governments on the oil royalty will be conducted like a family discussion, in order to arrive at an agreement amicable to both parties, according to Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal. He said today that the team approach was important so that the issue of the oil royalty, which 12

July 18, 2018 11:05 AM PKR wants Sarawak govt to furnish detail on RM3.36m wireless walk project

MIRI: The state government should reveal the full details of the RM3.36 million upgrading works of the Wireless Walk along North Yu Seng Road to ensure the project will not tarnish Miri City's tourism image once it is fully completed. PKR Member of Parliament Dr Michael Teo Yung Keng said the state's Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports Ministry 9

July 2, 2018 10:12 AM CEP and Isis discuss regional diplomacy issues

KUALA LUMPUR: The diplomacy issues and Malaysia's role at the regional stage are among the topics discussed by the Institute of Strategic and International Studies (Isis) Malaysia with the Council of Eminent Persons (CEP) today. Isis Deputy Chief Executive Datuk Steven Wong said the discussion was more on how Malaysia could engage with Asean countries 37

June 26, 2018 9:43 AM Reduce dependence on imported vegetable seeds: Salahuddin

SEPANG: The Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry is committed towards developing a technology that will reduce the country's agriculture sector on imported vegetable seeds. Its minister, Salahuddin Ayub, said a discussion on the matter would be held with the Malaysian Agriculture Research and Development Institute (Mardi), as well as the relevant 10

June 24, 2018 7:07 AM Penang may ban plastic straws and disposable containers

GEORGE TOWN: Penang government may ban plastic straws and disposable containers to make the state cleaner, greener and healthier. "This policy by the government is for Penang and Mother Earth," Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said during the launch of the state-level Plogclean programme at Karpal Singh Drive near here today. He said community involvement 13

June 18, 2018 7:56 AM Full cabinet line-up end of this week?

PUTRAJAYA: The full cabinet list will likely be announced by end of this week, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail. Wan Azizah told reporters she posed the question of when the full cabinet line-up will be announced to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today. "PM told me that the list will probably take some time but my best guess 11

June 16, 2018 9:06 AM Thai king granted full ownership of crown billions

BANGKOK: Thailand's king has been granted full ownership of the palace's multi-billion dollar assets under a law passed last year, according to a rare "explanatory note" published by the financial arm of the powerful but secretive monarchy. King Maha Vajiralongkorn inherited one of the world's great fortunes when he ascended the Thai throne following 12