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July 21, 2018 10:34 AM One Sabah school still closed due to HFMD

SANDAKAN: Only one school in Sabah remains closed following the hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) outbreak early this month. State Education Department director Datuk Maimunah Suhaibol said Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Cina (SJKC) Chung Hwa in Sipitang, was the only school closed now. She said the nine other schools in the state that were closed earlier 4

July 20, 2018 7:32 AM No schools in S'gor closed due to HFMD

KUALA LUMPUR: No schools have been closed due to hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) in Selangor, according to the Health Ministry. "Based on checks conducted by the Health Ministry, currently there are no schools or classes that have been closed in Selangor due to HFMD. "There are only two HFMD clusters which are in two different schools and neither 3

July 19, 2018 9:56 AM Get ‘with it’ at the cleverer Kancil

The Association of Accredited Advertising Agents of Malaysia (4A's) will host its first Kancil Creative Festival this July 26 and 27. Held at Ruang by ThinkCity, KL, the creative festival themed "Celebrating humanity in creativity, technology and culture" will gather some of the most innovative minds across diverse backgrounds. These include MP of Lembah 7

July 19, 2018 8:49 AM Syria rebels agree to surrender zone bordering Golan

BEIRUT: Syrian rebels have agreed with government backer Russia to the negotiated surrender of a sensitive southwestern zone bordering the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, a monitor said Thursday. Quneitra is a thin, crescent-shaped province that lies along the buffer zone with the Israel-occupied Golan to the west. Rebels have held most of the province 5

July 19, 2018 8:01 AM Stop spreading fake news on HFMD: Penang govt

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang government has denied rumours of a fatality following the spread of the hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD). Rubbishing the rumours circulating on social media, state Health Committee chairman Dr Afif Bahardin urged netizens not to spread the unverified information. He said the situation is under control, despite an increase in the number 5

July 18, 2018 12:04 PM 1,605 HFMD cases reported in Sabah since July 14

KOTA KINABALU: As many as 1,605 cases of the hand, foot and mouth diseases (HFMD) have been reported in Sabah from January to July 14, with an average of 58 cases each week. Sabah Health director Datuk Dr Christina Rundi said this was a drop of five per cent compared to the same period last year. "Four districts with the highest cumulative number of cases 3

July 18, 2018 10:26 AM Consumers anxious over potential price changes due to SST

WITH sales and services tax (SST) slated for implementation on Sept 1 following the removal of the goods and services tax (GST), consumers can't wait to find out whether the prices of goods and services would go up or down next. Despite projected lower operating costs and improved cash flow with SST compared with GST, the reduction in cost would be too little 4

July 17, 2018 8:52 AM Most ‘Probably The Best Football Parties’

CARLSBERG'S "Probably The Best Football Parties" ranked high on the favourites charts as customers throughout its nine venues across key cities in West and East Malaysia can attest to this. Among the hip and happening World Cup-based shindigs was the mega party at The Brew House at Sunway Giza. Some 1,000 football fans and beer lovers gathered to catch 5

July 15, 2018 8:30 AM 18 HFDM cases detected in Kota Belud

KOTA KINABALU: Eighteen cases of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) have been detected in Kampung Kiau, Kota Belud. Sabah Health Department director Datuk Dr Christina Rundi said of the total, nine were pre-school pupils from Sekolah Kebangsaan Kiau. "The pre-school has been ordered to close to enable the premises to be cleaned and to check the infection 3

July 14, 2018 8:04 AM Eritrea President arrives in Ethiopia for state visit

ADDIS ABABA: Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki arrived in Ethiopia on Saturday for a historic visit to cement peace less than a week after the two nations declared an end to a two-decade conflict, an AFP reporter said. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed greeted Afwerki as a brass band played before inspecting a guard of honour on the start of the three-day 10