Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «unit»

June 20, 2018 6:18 AM Mohd Ghazali Abas is Education Ministry's new sec-gen

PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Dr Mohd Ghazali Abas (pix) has been appointed the new secretary-general of the Education Ministry effective today. He takes over from Datuk Seri Alias Ahmad who went on mandatory retirement on May 22. Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa, in a statement today, said Mohd Ghazali was previously the secretary-general of the Human 3

June 11, 2018 1:07 PM Ahmad Zaki told to pay Metronic Global unit RM5m

PETALING JAYA: Ahmad Zaki Resources Bhd has been ordered by an adjudicator to pay Metronic Global Bhd’s wholly owned subsidiary Metronic Engineering Sdn Bhd (MESB) a sum of 4.75 million Saudi riyals (RM5.05 million) within 30 days in relation to a non-payment dispute. Metronic Global said in a stock exchange filing today that the adjudicator, who was appointed 3

June 9, 2018 6:29 AM Jho Low not seen in years, say residents near family mansion

GEORGE TOWN: Residents living near the luxury mansion belonging to Low Taek Jho's family in Tanjung Bungah Park, said they have not seen the country's most wanted man in years. A neighbour staying opposite the luxury property said she was unsure who the current occupants of the mansion are. "I did not see anyone entering in and out from the house," a woman 18

June 8, 2018 9:34 AM Evicted PPR residents get alternative homes

GEORGE TOWN: After much protest over their eviction from a public housing scheme, five families from the Padang Tembak People's Housing Project (PPR) have been given a respite by the authorities. Following discussions carried out between state housing exco Jagdeep Singh Deo, the affected families and representatives from non-governmental organisations 7

June 8, 2018 3:39 AM Australia gives the nod for Sirul to be extradited

PETALING JAYA: Sirul Azhar Umar will be extradited back to Malaysia within a month following a request by Putrajaya, according to British daily The Guardian. According to the daily's sources, Australian authorities have approved the request from Malaysia to extradite the former police officer who was convicted for the murder of Mongolian national Altantuya 18

June 8, 2018 1:26 AM UN Security Council sanctions six human traffickers operating in Libya

UNITED NATIONS, United States: The United Nations Security Council on Thursday slapped sanctions on six leaders of human trafficking networks operating in Libya, a first for the world body, diplomats said. The process moved ahead when Russia "lifted its hold placed on the Dutch proposal" to include the six people on the sanctions blacklist, a diplomat 14

June 6, 2018 11:02 AM Palestinian shot dead after throwing rock at Israeli soldier: army

JERUSALEM: A Palestinian who threw a rock at Israeli troops in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday was shot dead by a soldier, the Israeli army said in a statement. It said the troops were on a search and arrest operation in the village of Nabi Saleh, northwest of Ramallah, when they were attacked by at least 10 stone-throwing Palestinians who hit one soldier 8

June 6, 2018 3:05 AM Thousands pay last respects to Sultan Johor’s late mother (Updated)

JOHOR BARU: Thousands of people, including dignitaries, paid their last respects to the late Enche' Besar Hajah Khalsom Abdullah, the mother of the Sultan of Johor, at Istana Besar here today. The mood was solemn both inside and outside the palace, despite the good weather. Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Osman Sapian 7

June 5, 2018 3:17 PM Exports in April up 14% to RM84.2b from a year ago

PETALING JAYA: Exports grew 14% to RM84.2 billion in April 2018 from a year ago, driven by electrical and electronic (E&E) products, refined petroleum, crude petroleum, timber and timber-based products, palm oil and palm oil-based products, while liquefied natural gas (LNG) and natural rubber recorded decreases in export volume and average unit value 8

June 5, 2018 2:29 PM MoF unit's board, Irwan responsible for lopsided pipeline deals: Lim

PETALING JAYA: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said today the board of directors of Suria Strategic Energy Resources Sdn Bhd (SSER) and Tan Sri Irwan Serigar in particular are responsible for the one-sided terms of the three-year long Trans-Sabah Gas Pipeline and Multi-Product Pipeline projects, which saw 88% of the project value drawn down based on timing 6