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August 23, 2018 10:47 AM Call for clean-up of Langkawi after storm

LANGKAWI: Tourism Langkawi has called for a clean-up of the island after it was hit by a storm that uprooted trees and sunk roads. The overnight storm led to flash floods in Tanjung Rhu, Teluk Yu and Kuala Teriang. About 50 attap houses had their roofs damaged. Tourism Langkawi pro-tem committee chairman Ahmad Pishol Isahak said Langkawi would host the annual 12

August 16, 2018 2:13 AM Real taste of Sichuan at Dorsett

SICHUAN cuisine is one of the Chinese cuisine originated from Sichuan province, located in the southwestern China. It is known for its bold flavours which bring numbing sensation, particularly the spiciness resulting from liberal use of garlic and chili peppers, as well as unique flavour of the Sichuan peppercorn. During the promotion period of Authentically 9

August 1, 2018 1:11 PM Four new captives for Labuan IBFC

KUALA LUMPUR: Labuan International Business and Financial Centre (Labuan IBFC) envisages a positive trend in the take-up of captive insurance following four approvals in the first half of the year. The midshore centre is also one of the financial centres in the Asian region to approve the most captive entities last year. To date, there are a total of 47 captives 11

July 25, 2018 7:26 AM Cuepacs to propose new remuneration system

LABUAN: Cuepacs is drawing up a proposal paper on a new remuneration system for civil servants for submission to the government, according to its president, Datuk Azih Muda. He said Cuepacs wanted the government to implement the five-year review of the civil servants' salaries because it had not been done since 2002. He said the salary revision was necessary 6

July 19, 2018 11:05 AM 303,856 permanent, temporary resident card holders as of June 30

KUALA LUMPUR: The Dewan Rakyat was told today that the number of permanent resident (MyPR) and temporary resident (MyKas) identity card holders as of June 30 were 269,899 and 33,957 respectively. Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong said according to the states, there were 38,239 MyPR card holders and 1,709 MyKas card holders 10

July 11, 2018 3:38 PM Amanah spreads its wings to Labuan

LABUAN: Peninsula-based Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah) is making inroads into the duty-free-island of Labuan to expand its political influence with the establishment of a pro-tem area chapter. Labuan Amanah pro-tem committee chairman Dr Ramli Tahir said the chapter now had 250 members with two branches established. "We established the Amanah Labuan on June 18, initially 20

July 11, 2018 6:50 AM Rain, winds wreak havoc in Labuan

LABUAN: Torrential rain accompanied by strong winds hit this duty-free-island today, toppling several trees and lamp posts and damaging property. The rain and winds struck this city from about 8am to 10am. The winds lasted until early afternoon. No casualties or injuries were reported. Several trees toppled and branches fell onto roads in various areas 12

July 11, 2018 3:25 AM Comedy live at the cinema

COMEDIAN Kavin Jay is taking his Kavin Jay: Anger Management show to eight towns across Malaysia. Presented by MTalent Asia in collaboration with TGV Cinemas, his tour is scheduled to kick off this August. Kavin, with his unique blend of comedic timing, personal escapades and ruthless complaints, is one of only three Southeast Asian comics with their 18

July 10, 2018 5:12 AM Alert on strong winds, rough seas to remain until Sunday

KUALA LUMPUR: Strong southwesterly winds of 40kph to 50kph with waves up to 3.5m are expected over the waters of Perlis, Kedah and Penang until Sunday (Jan 15). The Malaysian Meteorological Department said the strong winds reaching speeds of 40kph to 50kph and waves rising to 3.5m were also expected to hit over the waters of northern Straits of Malacca 8

July 3, 2018 8:47 AM FT Ministry to probe DBKL sale of land: Khalid

PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Territories Ministry is to conduct an internal investigation soon into the alleged sale of 64 lots of government land by Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) to developers. The new Federal Territories Minister, Khalid Abdul Samad, said the ministry would give its full cooperation to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) if there 10