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GOF personnel killed in Malaysian-Thai Border shootout with smugglers
The shootout took place at a rubber smallholding used as a smuggling route, less than 600 meters from the border area.
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PAC finds weaknesses in foreign worker intake process
IDENTITY theft, the use of middlemen and “special applications” for the supply of foreign workers were among issues uncovered during a probe by Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on foreign worker intake, it was revealed.
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Govt disburses RM1.033 bln loans under Penjana SME financing as at Nov 13
KUALA LUMPUR: The government has approved 4,937 loan applications from small and medium enterprises (SMEs) worth RM1.033 billion to support businesses under the Penjana SME Financing Scheme until Nov ...
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KVDT2 awarded against govt procedures, says Wee
TRANSPORT Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong took a swipe at the former Pakatan Harapan administration for what he said was awar­ding the Klang Valley Double Tracking Phase 2 (KVDT2) to a company against government procurement procedures.
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Pneumococcal vaccine plan to kick off
PUTRAJAYA: The national pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) programme against diseases like pneumonia and meningitis will kick off on Dec 1.
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Special EC meeting Friday to discuss Gerik, Bugaya by-elections
PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission (EC) will hold a special meeting to discuss important dates for the by-elections scheduled to take place in the Gerik parliamentary constituency in Perak and Bugaya state constituency in Sabah, this Friday.
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New taxes will only be introduced when economy recovers – Tengku Zafrul
Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz KUALA LUMPUR: The introduction of any new taxes will only be implemented when the economy has recovered, said Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdu...
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‘Doula not allowed to handle medical procedures’
INDIVIDUALS offering doula servi­ces are not allowed to handle medical procedures, the Health Minister warned.
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‘Covid-19: Undergo screening 3 days before leaving Sabah’
KUALA LUMPUR: Effective today (25 Nov), all travellers from Sabah will have to undergo Covid-19 screenings three days before leaving for other states, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba.
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Scheduled water cut in 27 areas in Kuala Langat, Sepang for valve replacement
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): A total of 27 areas in Kuala Langat and Sepang will experience scheduled water supply disruption from 9pm Tuesday (Nov 24) until 5.30pm Wednesday (Nov 25).
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Mustapa: Country needs policies to ensure Malaysians can support themselves in old age
PETALING JAYA: With a rapidly ageing society, Malaysia needs comprehensive policies that will ensure its people have adequate financial protection in old age, says Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.
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Opposition MP’s poser over Kitingan’s quarantine status
KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry came under attack in the Dewan Rakyat today over its inconsistency in applying Covid-19 standard operating procedures (SOP) on MPs. Datuk Mohd Azis Jamman (Warisan-S...
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Sabah, Sarawak should get RM3 bln more in Budget 2021 for development, DAP MPs tell Putrajaya
Chong Chieng Jen – File photo KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 24): Opposition lawmakers today mooted a dedicated fund of RM3 billion for Sabah and Sarawak to develop the two Borneo states in Budget 2021, which i...
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Malaysian MP calls for hate speech law after Reuters Rohingya report
KUALA LUMPUR: Opposition lawmaker Chan Foong Hin called on Tuesday (Nov 24) for Malaysia to outlaw online hate speech, accusing authorities of downplaying the gravity of an issue highlighted by a Reut...
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Sarawak-born candidates given priority for positions in home state — Dr Adham
KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Health (MOH) has always given Sarawak-born candidates priority when it comes to filling up vacancies for jobs in the state’s health facilities.
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Pharmacy robbery suspects arrested
KUALA LUMPUR: Two men who went on a robbery spree here recently were arrested by police at a hotel on Jalan Pudu early today.
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Muhyiddin appreciates Abu Kassim’s contributions in tackling corruption
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (pix) expressed his appreciation to the National Centre for Governance, Integrity and Anti-Corruption (GIACC) director-general Tan Sri Abu Kassim ...
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PGA personnel shot dead at Malaysia-Thai border
KUALA LUMPUR: A General Operations Force (PGA) personnel, on duty at the Malaysia-Thailand border in Perlis has died, believed to be shot, early this morning.
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LZS confirms its personnel is positive Covid-19
SHAH ALAM: The Selangor Zakat Board (LZS) confirms that one of its staff at its headquarters in Section 13, here, is positive for Covid-19. LZS, in a statement yesterday, said the personnel was confi...
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Mitec to hibernate from December
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (Mitec) will temporarily hibernate its operations from next month to minimise operating losses due to the impact of Covid-19 on the business events industry.
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Activists call for more efforts to address child marriages in Sabah
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah’s child marriages remain a serious concern with activists, calling for more awa­r­e­­ness among youths and parents.
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Infrastructure projects will drive growth, says expert
PETALING JAYA: Budget 2021 has set aside provisions for infrastructure projects that will trigger economic growth, said Tan Sri Mohd Sheriff Mohd Kassim.
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Three rivers in Kelantan breach alert level after continuous rain
KOTA BARU: The water levels at three rivers in Kelantan have exceeded the alert level following continuous rain in several areas since Monday.
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Ex-CEO denies CBT and false claim charges
SHAH ALAM: A former chief executive officer of a glove manufacturing company was charged in the Sessions Court here with 11 counts of criminal breach of trust (CBT) and making false claims involving a total of RM145.4mil between 2013 and 2018.
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MP questions price of computers in state govt’s bulk purchase
KUCHING: Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii thanked Education, Science and Technological Research Minister Datuk Amar Michael Manyin Jawong on the transparency in his answer to important queries on the s...
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Assemblyman offers discounted rate for Covid-19 test
PETALING JAYA: Playing his part in containing the Covid-19 pandemic, Bukit Gasing assemblyman Rajiv Rishyakaran (pix) is offering the public screening for the coronavirus at a discounted rate of just ...
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Police: Medan 88 EMCO frontliners undergo Covid-19 screening
Sepang District Police chief ACP Wan Kamarul Azran Wan Yusof said in a statement today that 67 of them were from the Royal Malaysia Police, 19 from the Civil Defence Force, 16 from the People’s Volu...
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Grab drivers, delivery riders’ complaints get Muhyiddin’s attention
In a Facebook posting, the prime minister said he would discuss with the relevant ministries several issues raised by Grab drivers and delivery riders concerning the difficulty in getting loans and go...
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Customs Dept seize white cigarettes worth RM1.9m in N. Sembilan
MELAKA, Nov 24 — The Royal Malaysian Customs Department’s (RMCD) Narcotics Branch, together with the Melaka RMCD, seized 130,000 packets containing 2.6 million sticks of white cigarettes, believed...
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Ismail Sabri: Number of people held for violating RMCO drops to 329
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 24 — There was a significant drop in the number of individuals detained for flouting the Recovery movement control order (RMCO) yesterday, with 329 held compared to 807 the previou...
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Zaid Ibrahim sues Zaid Ibrahim & Co for wrongful termination
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Former Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Mohd Zaid Ibrahim filed the writ of summons and statement of claim against the legal firm Zaid Ibrahim & Co to stop the firm from using his name in legal practice and to demand the return of the firm’s name.
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