KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Over 400 school dropouts in Perak have been able to return to school due to the work and initiatives taken by the Special Committee to eradicate school dropout problem in the ...
GEORGE TOWN: Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) has come to the defense of Education Minister Dr Mazlee Malik for comparing the quota system for the intake of matriculation students to the need for Manda...
PETALING JAYA: With the onset of technology, Star Media Group Bhd (SMG) is also set to use its digital education platform to help 20,000 English language teachers who will need to ace their Malaysian University English Test (MUET) by the end of the year.
YOURSAY | 'Something isn't right about the culture of state-owned entities.' Yapeim admits 'wrongdoing, negligence' by previous management Clever Voter: There seems to be repeated behaviour in all of ...
GEORGE TOWN: Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik says the arrests of local terrorists recently were shocking in this day and age, when everyone thought that such radicalism is over.
GEORGE TOWN: The Education Ministry will look into a proposal to introduce a group accident protection scheme for teachers who accompany students to programmes held outside their school.
GEORGE TOWN, May 13 — There is no shortage of English teachers in the country, the Education Ministry said today.
IF there is one other thing that I am passionate about, it is education.
PUTRAJAYA: Anwar Ibrahim has criticised those who put religious excess ahead of education, saying Malaysians should not subscribe to the notion that religion is a shortcut to heaven.
KUCHING: The teaching and learning of Science and Mathematics in English in Sarawak will only begin with primary one next year, state Education, Science and Technological Research Minister Michael Man...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 8 — National Union of the Teaching Profession (NUTP) secretary-general Harry Tan said forcing non-English language teachers to sit for an examination on the language is a bandaid t...
PETALING JAYA: The National Union of the Teaching Profession (NUTP) is upset that non-English language teachers have been told to sit for an English test, saying that it would add to their burden.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Education has been urged to reconsider its directive for English language teachers to sit for the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) examination.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 — The Ministry of Education has been urged to reconsider its directive for English language teachers to sit for the Malaysian University English Test (MUET) examination.
“IF you believe you are a citizen of the world, you are a citizen of nowhere.” These were the words of Theresa May, at her first party conference as Prime Minister, in 2016, as she prepared her na...
Education is that realm where wrongs are set right and learning thrives, yet, right off the bat, the new matriculation intake has found itself in murky waters.
SOME leaders in our federal and state...
PETALING JAYA: Gerakan has criticised the government's proposal to provide RM6bil in allowances and salaries to assist fresh graduates at work as a "populist attempt" to fish for youth support.
JOHOR BARU: Johor's new state executive councillors had a fruitful meeting with Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in Putrajaya on Friday (May 3).
KUCHING: A Sarawak assistant minister has refuted allegations that the state government will not be transparent on how it uses a RM1bil loan repayment to fund the repair of dilapidated schools in the state.
PULAU BERHALA (Sandakan): Across the beach strewn with rotting plastic and decaying wooden planks, lies multiple rows of dilapidated huts tightly built next to each other behind the island’s jetty.It was a Tuesday morning, but many ethnic Bajau children, clad in unkempt clothes, were seen playing in the under-developed village, situated a mere 15-minutes boat ride away from Sandakan.
PUTRAJAYA: The National Social Council in its meeting today raised the need for all ministries to be involved in fulfilling government agreements at the international level.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Star bagged two awards at the Malaysian Press Institute (MPI) Petronas Malaysian Journalism Awards 2018.
SEREMBAN: A total of 150 Negri Sembilan-born graduates, who received first-class degrees last year, received RM5,000 each from the state government at a ceremony here today.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): Eleven new special Parliamentarian select committees are to be set up in an effort to improve the institutional system, said Dewan Rakyat Speaker Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof.
KUALA LUMPUR: Eleven new special parliamentarian select committees are to be set up in an effort to improve the institutional system, said Dewan Rakyat Speaker Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Public education, especially on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), needs more funding, said the chairman of Parent Action Group for Education Malaysia ...
KUALA LUMPUR, April 25 — Education plays a vital role in fostering national unity and building a framework for social wellbeing, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Senator P. Waytha ...
At the 2019 National Orang Asli Convention at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre, the prime minister recommended enhancing education and ecotourism as a way of contributing to the economic ...
COMMENT | At the 2019 National Orang Asli Convention at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre, the prime minister recommended enhancing education and ecotourism as a way of contributing to the...
JOHOR BARU: Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has sent out a message to the 10 newly sworn-in state executive councillors.The Johor Ruler wants them to work closely with Mentri Besar Datuk Dr Sahruddin Jamal.
SEREMBAN (April 22): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s visit to China beginning on Thursday will focus on attracting investment in three sectors, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Foo...
JOHOR BARU, April 22 — Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Dr Sahruddin Jamal announced his new executive council members’ portfolios today, confirming an earlier Malay Mail report of the line-up.
JOHOR BARU, April 22 — Three new Johor Pakatan Harapan (PH) assemblymen will be appointed to the state’s executive council to replace two who were dropped and fill a newly-shaped portfolio, accord...
PUTRAJAYA: Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik will bring up current concerns over admission into the Education Ministry’s (MOE) matriculation programme with the Cabinet on Wednesday to get a proper outcome.
SEREMBAN (April 21): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s visit to China beginning on Thursday will focus on attracting investment in three sectors, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Foo...
JEMPOL: Cost of living allowance and advance loan payments for Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) settlers amounting to RM1,500 will continue, said Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.
JEMPOL, April 20 — Cost of living allowance and advance loan payments for Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) settlers amounting to RM1,500 will continue, said Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.
Today marked a new chapter for the telecommunication segment in our country as the 5G Malaysia Showcase has officially opened its doors in Putrajaya earlier today.
PETALING JAYA: The Star’s eTuition programme, its latest education offering which covers all subjects from preschool to secondary school, is now available on the video-on-demand service dimsum.
KUALA TERENGGANU: Six stations of the East Coast Rail Link will be built in Terengganu, the chairman of the Council of Eminent Persons, Daim Zainuddin, said today, which proved that the state is not b...
APRIL 12 — In Malaysia, Palliative Care was recognised as a medical subspecialty in 2005.
JOHOR BARU: Datuk Osman Sapian will explain his reasons for resigning as the Johor Mentri Besar on Saturday.
JOHOR BARU: Now that Johor is without a mentri besar after the resignation of Datuk Osman Sapian the focus has shifted to the selection of his replacement.
KUCHING: Putrajaya has turned down the Sarawak government’s offer of a RM1 billion loan meant for repairing dilapidated schools in the state.
PUTRAJAYA: The Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development (KPWKM) has been taking steps to reduce the organising of events, while increasing the number of policies that will benefit the peopl...
The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry has been taking steps to reduce the organising of events, while increasing the number of policies that will benefit the people, said its minister D...
GRIK: The state government will investigate claims that the construction of a mini hydro-electric dam in Pos Kuak, Sungai Siput, is the cause of water being murky downstream.
YOURSAY | And we must also separate education from religion.
PETALING JAYA (March 25): While a large segment of property buyers now rely on online platforms, a trusted real estate agent or real estate negotiator (REN) is often consulted prior to purchase.
The Johor State Education Department (JPN) will decide whether the 111 schools in Pasir Gudang, Johor which closed due to toxic waste pollution in Sungai Kim Kim, need to replace their school days, sa...
EDUCATION is a topic that is very much in the national limelight at the moment, and the Education Ministry has been the focus of some public ire.
PUTRAJAYA (March 18): No Malaysian student was affected by the recent earthquake in Lombok, Indonesia, according to Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik (pictured).
KOTA KINABALU: The Sabah education and innovation ministry has ordered Sekolah Menengah All Saints Likas to stop its move to segregate Form One students to different classes based on their religion.
No Malaysian students were affected by the recent earthquake in Lombok, Indonesia, according to Education Minister Maszlee Malik.
KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail offered her condolences to family members of Datin Tai Siew Kim who died in a landslide incident in North Lombok.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 18 ― Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail offered her condolences to family members of Datin Tai Siew Kim who died in a landslide incident in North Lombok.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabahans are furious over the decision of a secondary school principal to segregate Form One students to different classes based on their religion.
Tens of thousands of school students around the world walked out of classes on Friday in a global strike to protest against government inaction on climate change.
PUTRAJAYA: The Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) 2018 saw a drop in candidates’ grasp of Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) questions from the previous year.Education director-general Datuk Dr Amin Senin said 61.1% of the SPM 2018 candidates answered HOTS questions well.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad expressed his congratulations to all candidates with outstanding achievement in the 2018 Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination, the...
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad expressed his congratulations to all candidates who had outstanding achievements in the 2018 Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination, the result...
KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — Students performed better in the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination last year compared to the previous cohort, the Education director-general disclosed today.
KUALA LUMPUR: A research by the Universiti Malaya Social Well-being Research Centre (SWRC) shows that the majority of the people of this country are burdened with debt due to uncontrolled spending.
LETTER | On March 10, the need to "Intensify training to improve the English proficiency of teachers" was reported in the media.
KUCHING: The Sarawak government is collaborating with the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, to set up its own international residential schools soon, according to Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi ...
KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Fuziah Salleh denied claims that the construction of the country’s first halal vaccine plant meant the vaccines used all this while...
WISESIGHT released the first of its kind Wisesight Insights Facebook Statistics Report on Feb 19.
KUCHING: English proficiency is crucial to face the era of the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) and digital economy, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg.
KUCHING: The education ministry today handed over RM100 million to the Sarawak Public Works Department to rebuild 33 dilapidated schools in the state.
KUCHING: Sarawak is confident that the education ministry will carry on providing diesel supply to 21 Chinese and mission schools in the state.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Education Ministry has denied a news portal’s report about a Hindu student forced to study Pendidikan Islam at a school in Negri Sembilan.
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 4 — Fifty Malaysians, who are currently in the flood-ravaged coastal city of Townsville in Queensland, Australia are reported to be safe.
PUTRAJAYA: The Education Ministry (MOE) is taking proactive measures for its vocational college programmes to be of quality while at the same time ensuring the ‘marketability’ of its students.
KOTA KINABALU: Opposition party PBS has questioned the need for Sabah to have its own state education ministry, saying it has no power over the Sabah Education Department which comes under the federal...
KOTA BARU: Kelantan government today launched the Kelantan Free WiFi – free wireless broadband facility – at 10 hotspots around Kota Baru for the convenience of the people.
PEKAN: Following is the official biography of the new and sixth Sultan of Pahang, Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah (pix), as released by Istana Abu Bakar.
KUALA LUMPUR: Works Minister Baru Bian has accused the Sarawak government of failing to eradicate poverty in the state despite the decline in number of hardcore poor households.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Umno has called on the state education and innovation minister to press the federal government for the restoration of funding to repair dilapidated schools in the state.
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JANUARY 7 — The Chief Secretary, Datuk Seri Dr Ismail Bakar’s assurance that transfers within the highest echelons of the Civil Service had nothing to do with political factors but were driven by ...
KUALA NERUS : Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today reminded educators to continue playing their roles to realise the desire of the government in producing a generation who could master English.
KUALA NERUS (Jan 7): Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today reminded educators to continue playing their roles to realise the desire of the government in producing a generation who could master English.
Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today reminded educators to continue playing their roles to realise the desire of the government in producing a generation who could master English.
KUALA NERUS: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today urged educators to continue playing their role in fulfilling the government’s goal to produce a generation that is fluent in English.
KUALA NERUS, Jan 7 — Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today reminded educators to continue playing their roles to realise the desire of the government in producing a generation who could master English.
KUALA LUMPUR: There was a lot of interest in the medical, engineering, accounting and psychology programmes at the Education in Ireland booths.
KUALA LUMPUR: Education is not just about paper chase but a meaningful journey in charting a career path, says Higher Education Department director-general Datin Paduka Dr Siti Hamisah Tapsir.
YOURSAY | ‘These schools are meant to help the poor, those of rural areas and the disenfranchised.’ Maszlee: B40 quota for boarding schools won't affect top students Khalid alWalid: The 60 perce...
PETALING JAYA: The Chief Secretary to the Government has announced staffing changes in various government ministries.
KUCHING, Jan 3 ― The Sarawak government has asked the State Education Department to request the Education Ministry to continue supplying diesel to 21 rural mission schools in the state to power thei...
PETALING JAYA : A National Conference on Orang Asli will be held on Jan 11 to discuss proactive suggestions to resolving many of the long-standing issues impacting the 200,000-strong Orang Asli commun...
PETALING JAYA: Russian Zhayangul Temirkulova had mixed emotions when she accompanied her son Donn Raul to his first day of school at SK Taman Tun Dr Ismail 1.
BUTTERWORTH : Institutions of higher learning (IPT) have been urged to create new programmes to produce highly skilled manpower to raise the country’s competitiveness at the global level.