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KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) today called on the Government to allow debate on Suhakam’s Annual Report 2018 in the next sitting of Parliament in July as...
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PUTRAJAYA: All 24 officers of the Penang Road Transport Department (JPJ) will be suspended from duty upon the expiry of their remand order, says Datuk Seri Shaharuddin Khalid.
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TUARAN: The problem of residents living in the interior areas of Sabah while not possessing identification documents has declined due to the proactive work of the National Registration Department (NRD...
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IPOH, April 18 — A total of 490 undocumented immigrants have been arrested since January this year, Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu said today.
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The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has collected RM4.23 billion in revenue for last year, the bulk of which was from road tax renewals, said transport minister Anthony Loke.
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PETALING JAYA: In reaction to news that Prestariang Bhd is taking the federal government to court over the termination of its RM3.5bil contract, the group saw its share price fall 4 sen or 9%.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Shares in Prestariang Bhd fell 11.32% in early trade Tuesday after filing a legal claim of RM732.86mil against the Government over the termination of the National Immigration Control System (SKIN) project.
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PETALING JAYA: Having failed to reach a settlement following several rounds of negotiations, Prestariang Bhd has decided to take the federal government to court to sue for compensation over the termination of its contract.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has collected RM4.23bil in revenue for last year, with the bulk of it coming from road tax renewals, said Anthony Loke.The Transport Minister said road tax renewals accounted for 69% of the amount, an increase of 3.32% as compared to the revenue collected in 2017.
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PRESTARIANG SKIN Sdn Bhd (PSKIN), a subsidiary of Prestariang Bhd on April 15 filed a legal claim totalling US$177 million (RM732 million) against the Malaysian government for the unilateral terminat...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Prestariang SKIN Sdn Bhd (PSKIN), a subsidiary of Prestariang Bhd, today filed a legal claim totalling RM732 million against the government over the unilateral termination of the nationa...
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Prestariang SKIN Sdn Bhd (PSKIN), a subsidiary of Prestariang Bhd, today filed a legal claim totalling RM732 million against the government for the unilateral termination of...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) collected RM4.23bil in revenue for 2018, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Prestariang Bhd's sub-subsidiary Prestariang Skin Sdn Bhd (PSkin) is making a legal claim of RM732.86mil from the Malaysian government in light of the latter's termination of the Sistem Kawalan Imigresen Nasional (SKIN) project.
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REFERRING to a letter in The Star dated April 6 titled “MM2H an excellent government initiative” (online at bit.ly/star_home), the Mini­stry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (Motac) would li...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho, the alleged mastermind of 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), is believed to be residing in China, reports Sin Chew Daily.
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SHAH ALAM: The bus in the crash that killed 12 people in Sepang will be sent to Puspakom for a full check up.
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KUALA PERLIS: A total of 37 Rohingya illegal immigrants were detained upon arrival in the waters of Kuala Perlis here, early today.
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A total of 37 Rohingya illegal immigrants were detained upon arrival in the waters of Kuala Perlis early today.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 8 — The much-anticipated Bill introducing a departure fee was tabled today in the Dewan Rakyat.
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The Cabinet has approved the restructuring of the Committee on the Management of Foreign Nationals in Sabah (JKPWS) to address the issue of the residents’ identification documentation, said Home Min...
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KOTA KINABALU, April 6 — The Cabinet has approved the restructuring of the Committee on the Management of Foreign Nationals in Sabah (JKPWS) to address the issue of the residents’ identification d...
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PETALING JAYA (April 5): Datuk Mohd Sayuthi Bakar was sworn in yesterday as the new Petaling Jaya mayor, and has said that his top priority will be to keep every part of the city clean, including hous...
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KUALA LIPIS: Pahang has no intention of lowering its timber tax which was raised on June 1 last year.
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I AM a retiree in dire need of a maid.
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PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir today reiterated that government servants are not allowed to accept gifts.
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PUTRAJAYA (April 2): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir today reiterated that government servants are not allowed to accept gifts.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Member of Parliament for Batu Kawan Kasthuri Patto, who has been fighting for a better standard operating procedure (SOP) to deal with citizenship applications, today welcomed the commit...
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PETALING JAYA: Immigration Department officers must be well-prepared and well-rounded to effectively carry out their duties, especially in managing matters concerning foreigners, said its chief.
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PETALING JAYA; Immigration Department officers must be prepared and well-rounded to effectively carry out their duties, especially in managing matters concerning foreigners, says Datuk Khairul Dzaimee Daud.
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PETALING JAYA: Civil society group Tenaganita has raised concern over the detention of a Cambodian girl in Juru, Penang, citing reports of abuse and torture of detainees.
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GEORGE TOWN: The Immigration Department may tighten the procedure for the issuing of the social visit pass in an effort to prevent foreign tourists from engaging in prostitution in the country, Immigr...
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GEORGE TOWN (Bernama): The Immigration Department may tighten the procedure for issuing social visit passes in an effort to prevent foreign tourists from engaging in prostitution in the country, says Immigration director-general Datuk Khairul Dzaimee Daud.
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The Immigration Department may tighten procedures for issuing social visit passes in an effort to prevent foreign tourists from engaging in prostitution, director-general Khairul Dzaimee Daud said tod...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 19 — Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said today the police will launch an investigation on its officers including a station chief arrested by anti-graft authorities on suspicion of ta...
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A police station head was among 16 individuals detained by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on suspicion of accepting bribes and protecting massage premises around the federal capital.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 19 — A police station head was among 16 individuals detained by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on suspicion of accepting bribes and protecting massage premises a...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 18): A police station head was among 16 individuals detained by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on suspicion of accepting bribes and protecting massage premises aro...
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NILAI: Operating without a licence and not having air pollution control devices on processing machines were among the offences detected in the integrated operation on plastic recycling premises around...
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KUALA LUMPUR: A police station head was among 16 individuals detained by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on suspicion of accepting bribes and protecting massage premises around the fed...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Two Filipino militants who were involved in the 2013 Lahad Datu incursion were arrested by federal police in Semporna last week.
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PETALING JAYA: Police say 12 Filipinos and one local were arrested on suspicion of terrorist activities in anti-terror operations in Semporna and Tambunan last week.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 17 — The Immigration Department checks with the Interpol on foreigners entering the country to prevent the presence of illegal immigrants or individuals involved in terrorism.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 41 foreign women, believed to have been working as prostitutes, were arrested following raids by the Immigration Department on four massage parlours in Setapak here.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 17 — The Foreign Worker Health Screening Biometric System aimed at tackling the issue of identity theft will be fully implemented by April, the Foreign Workers Medical Examinatio...
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KUCHING, March 14 — A non-governmental group urged the state Immigration Department to take action against bearded Pakistan nationals in the rural areas of Sarawak.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman has acted accordingly in deporting seven foreigners with links to terrorist groups given the seve­rity of the their threat to the country’s safety and security despite criticisms that it had rushed to deport the foreigners and concerns over human rights.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman received instructions from the Attorney General's Chambers and acted accordingly in deporting the seven foreigners with links to terrorist groups, says Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian government has been criticised by international human rights groups following reports that it has detained four Egyptians critical of the country’s president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi with the intention of extraditing them.
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PUTRAJAYA, March 7 — The Immigration Department (JIM) has busted two syndicates masterminded by foreign nationals and a local for falsifying documents, in two separate raids in Selangor recently.
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MELAKA: The Melaka government wants to change the colour of the uniforms of enforcement officers from local authorities to avoid confusion.
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GOVERNMENT departments that handle thousands of clients a day, such as the National Registration Department, Road Transport Department and Immigration Department, have borne the brunt of much criticis...
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PETALING JAYA: New applications for Category 3 expatriate employment passes for jobs paying below RM5,000 will only now be accepted on a case-by-case basis with priority given to technical jobs, said the Immigration Department.
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LIKE other entrepreneurs in this country, those involved in the fishing industry are also facing challenging times.
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SERDANG, March 5 — Police detained three individuals comprising two foreign women and a local man who were selling drugs in the parking area of an apartment block in Puchong, last night.
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KEMAMAN: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) detained two Vietnamese fishing boats fishing in the waters off Kemaman, yesterday morning.
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PUTRAJAYA (Feb 28): The joint committee between the Home Ministry and Human Resource Ministry today announced that the multi-tier levy system for foreign workers will begin on Jan 1, 2020.
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PUTRAJAYA, Feb 28 — The joint committee between the Home Ministry and Human Resource Ministry today announced that the multi-tier levy system for foreign workers will begin on Jan 1, 2020.
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PUTRAJAYA: The joint committee between the Home Ministry and Human Resource Ministry today announced that the multi-tier levy system for foreign workers will begin on Jan 1, 2020.
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PETALING JAYA, Feb 28 — Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran today reiterated the government’s commitment to ensuring Malaysians are the first priority in efforts to address the nation’s crit...
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TAWAU: In a multi-government agency swoop called Ops Sarang early this morning, 39 people were arrested on drug-related charges and 27 for violating the Immigration Act 1959/63.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Three-hundred and nine illegal immigrants were detained in an integrated operation around the Kota Raya bus terminal, Jalan Silang, for not having work permits and valid travel documents...
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PETALING JAYA: The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture will set up a task force to speed up the approval process of the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) programme.
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IPOH: The Immigration Department arrested 17 people, including 10 foreign women, in a raid at a massage parlour on Jalan Dato Tahwil Azar here.
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ALOR STAR: Twenty-three foreign nationals, including a one-year-old Indonesian boy, were detained in an operation by the Immigration Department in Kubang Pasu which ended early today.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 26 — Twenty-three foreign nationals, including a one-year-old Indonesian boy, were detained in an operation by the Immigration Department in Kubang Pasu which ended early today.
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PETALING JAYA (Feb 25): Agents for the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) have been caught in a bind over the delay of approvals for the programme aimed at encouraging selected foreigners to live in the c...
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PETALING JAYA: Immigration Department officers arrested 18 people, including 15 fo­reign women, in a raid at a brothel in Bandar Puteri Puchong.
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PETALING JAYA: Immigration Department officers arrested 18 people, including 15 foreign women, in a raid on a brothel in Bandar Puteri Puchong.
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PETALING JAYA: Eight Thai women and a Malaysian woman were among 20 people arrested by the Immigration Department during a raid at an entertainment outlet in Kampar, Perak.
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SHAH ALAM, Feb 19 — The Kuala Langat District Council (MDKL) sealed the premises of 33 plastic recycling factories which were reported to be operating without licences in the Kuala Langat Distri...
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ALOR STAR: Several migrants aged between two and 40 were rounded up in an ‘Op Bersepadu’ raid yesterday and are being held in an Immigration Department lock-up in Bangunan Kementerian Dalam Negeri...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court today allowed Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah (pix) to appeal against a travel ban imposed on her three years ago.
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PUTRAJAYA, Feb 19 — The Federal Court today allowed Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah to appeal against a travel ban imposed on her three years ago.
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ALOR SETAR, Feb 19 — Several migrants aged two to 40 were rounded up in an ‘Op Bersepadu’ raid yesterday and are being held in an Immigration Department lock-up in Bangunan Kementerian Dalam Neg...
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PUTRAJAYA: Two hundred and fifty-eight illegal immigrants, including two children, were detained in an operation by the Immigration Department at a settlement and housing area in Batu Tiga, Shah Alam ...
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PETALING JAYA: More than 250 foreigners were detained by the Immigration Department following enforcement operations near Batu Tiga, Shah Alam.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Police rescued 14 foreign women from continuing to be victims of human traffickings believed to be for the purpose of sexual exploitations in two operations in Johor.
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PETALING JAYA: Eight Thai women have been detained by the Immigration Department following a raid at a karaoke centre at Kampar, Perak.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) raided eight premises along Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman and Jalan Dato’ Keramat here on Tuesday, for carrying out money changing and remittance business activi...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia recently raided eight money changing and remittance business premises operating without a license granted under section 7(1) of Money Services Business Act 2011 (MSB...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia raided eight premises along Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman and Jalan Dato’ Keramat here on Tuesday for carrying out money changing and remittance business activities without a licence.
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MERSING: A Vietnamese woman was sentenced to a years’ jail by the magistrate’s court, here today, after she pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of passports which did not belong to her, earlier ...
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SEREMBAN: The Road Transport Department (RTD) recorded 2,428 traffic offences committed by motorists during the 2019 Chinese New Year (CNY) operations which began on Jan 29 and ended yesterday.
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JOHOR BARU, Feb 11 — The Home Ministry will announce whether a single agency will oversee all Customs, Immigration and Quarantine (CIQ) complexes this July, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Mohd Azis...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) handed out 475 fines to motorcyclists in an operation between 8pm last night and 1am this morning at the Jalan Duta Toll Plaza, city-bound.
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KOTA KINABALU: Nine Indian and Pakistani seamen have ended their six-month ordeal aboard a ship here after they finally returned home today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Immigration Department of Malaysia detained 123 illegal immigrants in several hot spots flooded with foreigners, through an integrated enforcement operation yesterday.
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KUALA LUMPUR: More than 100 illegal immigrants were netted in a raid on the city centre by the Immigration Department.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 123 illegal immigrants were detained following a swoop around the city centre, says the Immigration Department director-general.
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PETALING JAYA: The Immigration Department’s online system for Chinese and Indian tourists to apply for a 15-day visa exemption is back in service after being suspended on Jan 1.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) expects an increase of nearly 16% in passenger movement to pass through both terminals of KLIA Main and klia2 during the super peak period from now ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 1): Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) expects an increase of nearly 16% in passenger movement to pass through both terminals of KLIA Main and klia2 during the super peak period f...
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LETTER | According to a Jan 25 Bernama report, between 20 and 30 percent of the estimated 23 million tourists who entered Malaysia last year were found to have overstayed in the country.
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SEPANG (Jan 25): Between 20 and 30 per cent of the estimated 23 million tourists who entered Malaysia last year were found to have overstayed in the country.
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are the key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Lawyers for Liberty (LFL) has urged the government to make public the Institutional Reforms Committee (IRC) reports which contain recommendations for various reforms.
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PETALING JAYA: The Immigration Department today said it would carry out an investigation into allegations of bullying by French researcher Sophie Lemiere at klia2 on Monday night.
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The Immigration Department will carry out an internal probe into the alleged intimidation and bullying of French researcher Sophie Lemiere, by the department's officers at KLIA2, earlier this week.
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PETALING JAYA: The Immigration Department is conducting an investigation into what really happened between its officers and French researcher Sophe Lemiere in Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2.