Topic: Aug 6
Sarawak CM taken to task over school repairs
KUCHING: Sarawak Pakatan Harapan chairman Chong Chieng Jen has taken Chief Minister Abang Johari Openg to task for blaming Putrajaya for the delay in repairing dilapidated schools in the state.
‘Firemen goes to school’ programme
JOHOR BARU: A report on the ‘‘Abang Bomba Ke Sekolah’’ programme, an interactive programme involving firemen going to schools to motivate students affected by the pollution incidents in Pasir ...
Keeping up with #ANAKANAKMALAYSIA
THIS year, the #AnakAnakMalaysia campaign theme #BetterMeBetterMalaysia was selected with the objective to inspire a collective movement to make our country better, with every individual doing his or her part first. Leading by example and inspiring the younger generation is one of the initiatives carried out towards that end.
MoA approves 150 APs to import round cabbages
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 20): The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry (MoA) have issued 150 Approval Permits (AP) this year to import round cabbages, after not renewing AP held by 63 companies.
Chengco PLT, partners prohibited from auditing
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 19): Chengco PLT and its partners have been barred by the Securities Commission Malaysia’s (SC) Audit Oversight Board (AOB) from accepting public interest entities (PIEs) or schedu...
Dr Mahathir takes Sunday drive in new Proton Saga
Dr Mahathir Mohamad took a Sunday drive around the city in the new Proton Saga today In a video clip uploaded on his official Facebook site, the prime minister was seen admiring the body design of Pro...
IPCMC Bill final discussion in September
PETALING JAYA: A meeting will be held with stakeholders on the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) Bill before Parliament votes on it in October.Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong said the rights of individuals to voice their opinions would not be sidelined in the process of renewing the law.
FBM KLCI struggles to stay above 1,600 level
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI was put on a roller-coaster ride yesterday after the overnight big equity rout in the US on Wednesday as rising concern over the global economy haunted the equity markets ag...
Nora Quoirin: A timeline of events
SINGAPORE: The body of Irish teenager Nora Quoirin was found on Tuesday (Aug 13), 10 days after she went missing from the resort where her family was staying while on holiday in Malaysia.
Bersatu Youth starts petition to ban group
KUALA LUMPUR: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s Youth wing has launched an online petition calling for a ban on Chinese educationist group Dong Zong.Dong Zong had gone too far, according to Youth exco Muzzammil Ismail.
Eight arrested for possessing illegal firearms in Ranau
KOTA KINABALU: A gunsmith with over 20 years of experience and a soldier were among eight people held for possessing homemade firearms and bullets in Ranau district.Sabah deputy police commissioner Datuk Zaini Jass said the suspects, aged between 30 and 80, included sellers and suppliers of the illegal firearms. They were picked up in raids on Aug 6 and 7, he added.
Eight detained in Ranau over homemade firearms
KOTA KINABALU: Police in Sabah have apprehended eight individuals including four senior citizens, who are believed to be involved in making and purchasing homemade firearms on Aug 6 and 7.
Ray of sunshine from Sunway REIT
ANALYSTS are generally positive on the full-year financial performance of Sunway REIT (SunREIT) after it posted fourth quarter results for its financial year ending 2019 with buy and hold calls from several of them.
Liver transplants offer kids a new lease of life
PETALING JAYA: Two young children have been given a new lease of life after successful paediatric living donor liver transplants involving surgeons from the University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) and Renji Hospital, a teaching hospital affiliated with the Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine.
Malton, ECM Libra, Khee San, Advance Synergy, Sunway REIT, Malaysia Smelting...
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 8): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus on Friday (Aug 9) may include Malton Bhd, ECM Libra Financial Group Bhd, Khee San Bhd, Advance Synergy Bhd, ...
DONE DEAL: Shopoffice, Megan Phoenix, Cheras, KL
Sold for: RM440,000 (RM308 psf) Concluded by: Terence Tih (017-668 2669, REN 01644) from Tech Real Estate Sdn Bhd When: February 2019 Noteworthy:
● Unit size: 1,430 sq ft
● Freehold mid floor offi...
Mah Sing, Tasek Corp, Barakah Offshore, F&N, Hartalega, Parkson Holdings,...
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus on Wednesday (Aug 7) may include: Mah Sing Group Bhd, Tasek Corp Bhd, Barakah Offshore Petroleum Bhd, Fraser...