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August 12, 2018 8:51 AM Sabahan doctors, specialists would be encouraged to serve locally

KUNAK: Prospective doctors and specialists from Sabah will be encouraged to serve locally due to the shortage of staff in the state. Sabah Health and People's Wellbeing Minister Stephen Wong Tien Fatt said this was among the efforts taken by the state government to reduce the high doctor-patient ratio. "Prospective Sabahan doctors and specialists can serve 8

August 9, 2018 11:40 AM KL RTD issues 346 notices to foreign drivers

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 346 notices for various offences were issued by the Kuala Lumpur Federal Territory Road Transport Department (RTD) to foreign drivers during the PEWA Ops, a special operation to detect foreigners driving illegally in the Klang Valley from Monday until today. Kuala Lumpur RTD director Ismail Mohd Zawawi said 145 foreigners driving 7

August 2, 2018 9:52 AM National Land Code must be amended to stop foreigners from owning land: Xavier

KUALA LUMPUR: The National Land Code must be amended to stop foreigners from owning land in the country, said Water, land and Natural Resources Minister Dr A. Xavier Jayakumar (pix). Xavier Jayakumar said at present under Section 433B of the Code, the State Authority had the authority and right to give approval to foreigners to own land. "If we want to do something 4

July 25, 2018 9:49 AM Robbery at Isa Samad's residence

NILAI: A robbery took place early today at the residence of former Felda chairman Tan Sri Mohd Isa Abdul Samad, near here. Three men, believed to be foreigners, wearing masks and armed with machetes and knives broke into the double-storey house in Nilai Springs Heights at 4.55am and robbed the occupants of RM14,900 in cash and valuables, said Ngeri Sembilan 4

July 16, 2018 10:52 AM Huge drugs haul intercepted in Bali: Indonesia police

DENPASAR: Bali police said Monday they had intercepted a huge haul of Australia-bound cold relief tablets that contained a key ingredient for making illicit drugs. Some 600,000 pseudoephedrine tablets being sent from South Korea to Australia were found during a stopover on the Indonesian resort island, they said. Indonesian authorities said they were tipped 20

July 16, 2018 7:32 AM 2 foreigners charged for the murder of a Grab driver

KUALA LUMPUR: Two foreigners, one each from India and Myanmar, were today charged at the Selayang magistrate's court for the murder of a Grab driver whose body was found in Taman Selayang Makmur in Gombak, here, last month. No plea was recorded from Sua Lay, 33, from Myanmar who is a vegetable seller and holds a UNHCR card and Gurpreet Singh, 23, a lorry 7

July 9, 2018 1:13 PM Bursa records 10th consecutive week of foreign attrition

PETALING JAYA: Foreign funds continued its selling streak last week at a net US$704.3 million (RM2.85 billion) compared with the US$705.4 million net seen the week before. “Foreign investors continued to pare their holdings in stocks listed on Bursa for the 10th consecutive week. This is the longest weekly selling streak recorded since the 20-week selling 6

July 3, 2018 6:16 AM Government to review tourism tax: Mohamaddin

PUTRAJAYA: The government will review the need to retain the tourism tax to ensure that it would not affect tourist arrivals to the country, said Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi. He said the flat rate of RM10 per room per night charged on foreign tourist needed to be reviewed to determine whether it was reasonable or too high. "Yes (we will review) 9

June 30, 2018 9:46 AM Japan Christian sites added to Unesco World Heritage list

MANAMA: A dozen Christian locations in parts of southern Japan where members of the faith were once brutally persecuted were selected for inclusion on the Unesco World Heritage list on Saturday. The 12 sites include Oura Cathedral, a Catholic church in Nagasaki that is dedicated to 26 Christians who were executed for their beliefs over four centuries 9

June 23, 2018 12:28 PM 45 individuals detained at 'Rumah Merah'

PUTRAJAYA: The Immigration Department detained 45 individuals comprising 38 foreigners and seven locals in an operation at 'Rumah Merah', believed to be a brothel in Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur on Friday (June 22). In a statement today, the department said 34 of the suspects were foreign women (Indonesian (24), Indians (seven) and Bangladeshi (three) 11