Topic: June 17
KAMPAR, June 25 — The district police here has confirmed two summons were issued for running the red light and refusing to accept the first summons, against a 56-year-old publisher who complained to...
IPOH: In 124 raids over six days, Perak police arrested 150 people believed to be involved in illegal gambling activities nationwide.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Marine & General Bhd’s subsidiary Jasa Merin (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd has bagged three work awards from Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd worth a total of RM20.9 million, for the provision...
This article first appeared as 'Cost recovery of warships to boost BHIC’s turnaround' in The Edge Malaysia Weekly, on June 17, 2019 - June 23, 2019.
PORT DICKSON: One of three people hospitalised in Negri Sembilan for methanol poisoning after having consumed moonshine has been allowed to return home following treatment, according to the police.
An unofficial modification to Super Mario Bros drops up to 75 players into a frantic race to the finish of a randomly selected Mario world.
PORT DICKSON, June 24 — One of three people hospitalised in Negri Sembilan for methanol poisoning after having consumed moonshine has been allowed to return home following treatment, according to th...
While Malaysian CEOs are crying out for skilled graduates as they strive to fill STEM based vacancies, the cold reality is that there are around 200,000 unemployed graduates in the country with the hi...
KUALA LUMPUR (June 22): Datuk Mohamed Farid Abu Hassan has been appointed as the new director of the Special Branch (SB) of the Royal Malaysia Police (RMP), effective Monday (June 17).
KUALA LUMPUR: Negri Sembilan deputy police chief Datuk Mohamad Mat Yusop has been appointed as Negri Sembilan’s new police chief with effect from July 22.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 22 ― Negri Sembilan deputy police chief Datuk Mohamad Mat Yusop has been appointed as Negri Sembilan's new police chief with effect from July 22.
GOPENG: The public, especially the Orang Asli community, should make full use of government clinics, says Dr Lee Boon Chye.
PETALING JAYA: Comm Datuk Mohamed Farid Abu Hassan has been appointed as the new Bukit Aman Special Branch director.
KUALA LUMPUR: Negeri Sembilan deputy police chief Datuk Mohamad Mat Yusop has been appointed as Negeri Sembilan’s new police chief with effect from July 22.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 21 — An unofficial modification to Super Mario Bros.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 21): Datuk Mohamed Farid Abu Hassan has been appointed as the new director of the Special Branch (SB) of the Royal Malaysia Police (RMP), effective Monday (June 17).
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Mohamed Farid Abu Hassan has been appointed as the new director of the Special Branch (SB) of the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM), effective Monday (June 17).
PORT DICKSON (Bernama): Two family members and a businesswoman who were arrested Thursday (June 20) to assist investigations into methanol poisoning cases have been remanded for four days.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 — Datuk Mohamed Farid Abu Hassan has been appointed as the new director of the Special Branch (SB) of the Royal Malaysia Police (RMP), effective Monday (June 17).
PETALING JAYA: The government has approved Mohamed Farid Abu Hassan to head the Special Branch, replacing its acting director Abdul Hamid Bador who was made the inspector-general of police last May.
PETALING JAYA: Comm Datuk Mohamed Farid Abu Hassan has been appointed as the new Bukit Aman Special Branch department director.
GOPENG: The Health Ministry, together with the Education Ministry and Orang Asli Development Department (Jakoa), is planning to educate the Orang Asli on the importance of proper nutrition.
I REFER to the letter “Costly renewal of motor insurance” (The Star, June 17; https://bit.ly/2KqQIgi).
Unless Uncle Fedup drives a very old or high-risk car that only the Malaysia Motor Insurance...
PETALING JAYA: The Cement and Concrete Association of Malaysia (C&CA) has defended the recent proposal by cement manufacturers in Malaysia to raise cement prices, pointing out that the move is necessary to keep the companies afloat operationally.
SEREMBAN: The Negri Sembilan Social Welfare Department (JKM) will shut down a senior citizen care centre which allegedly abused its residents as viralled on the social media on Monday.
SEREMBAN, June 20 — The Negri Sembilan Social Welfare Department (JKM) will shut down a senior citizen care centre which allegedly abused its residents as made viral on social media on Monday.
IPOH, June 20 — It is not the Perak state government’s standard operating procedure to have referendums when deciding whether to rebuild markets, the mentri besar said today.
PETALING JAYA: Responding to criticisms about its supposed lack of empathy for the Orang Asli, the Department of Orang Asli Development (Jakoa) listed out several initiatives it has carried out to improve the lives of the Bateq in Kuala Koh.
IPOH: Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu says he was not aware of a public voting session over the status of the Pasir Pinji market.
SEREMBAN - Police have received seven reports about the alleged abuse of some residents at an old folks-cum-nursing home here.
CYBERJAYA: Cyberjaya residents will be able to enjoy food delivery service right at their doorstep with the help of drones by the end of the month (June).
PORT DICKSON: A 26-year-old woman from Jempol here became the second victim in the state to die in the last three days from methanol poisoning after consuming imported beer.
PUTRAJAYA: Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik denies that his deputy Teo Nie Ching is getting involved in Islamic education matters.
YouTube is considering more changes to how content for kids shows up on the world’s largest video site as criticism mounts that it’s unsafe for children.
PETALING JAYA: Lynas Malaysia has welcomed the comments by Pahang State Exco for Education, Religion and Health, Datuk Seri Syed Ibrahim Syed Ahmad that it is a “gem” in the state.
MIRI: Hundreds of people, many of whom have travelled from interior settlements, have gathered at the Bank Simpanan Nasional branch in Miri city.
PUTRAJAYA: Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Hannah Yeoh has encouraged more Malaysians to come forward and make reports on abuses.
The food delivery drones will take 12 minutes for the food to be delivered once an order is placed.
MP SPEAKS | Jomo Kwame Sundaram’s statement to reporters at the sidelines of the Malaysian Economic Convention 2019 on June 17 was widely reported in the mass media.
AMPANG - A two-year-old girl died due to injuries sustained after she was accidentally struck by a ceiling fan.
On June 18 the MacStories editor-in-chief reported that an alert appeared on his iPad running on iOS 13 beta 2 when he tried to delete an app with an active subscription.
According to highly-regarded analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, three new iPhones will launch in the second half of 2020, two of which will support 5G.
SEREMBAN (Bernama): A Myanmar national died, while three others were admitted to Hospital Port Dickson in an unconscious state as a result of consuming bootleg alcohol.
PETALING JAYA: PKR Youth Santubong chief Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz will be slapped with a show-cause letter over his involvement in the sex video controversy, says party president, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
AMPANG: A two-year-old girl died due to injuries sustained after she was accidentally struck by a ceiling fan.
SEREMBAN: Police have received seven reports about the alleged abuse of some residents at an old folks-cum-nursing home here.
KUALA TERENGGANU (Bernama): Two more Orang Asli from Kuala Koh near Gua Musang were admitted to hospital in Terengganu on Tuesday (June 18) after they came down with symptoms of a respiratory tract infection.
GEORGE TOWN: The government is "not aggressive" in its measures to curb issues involving cheap and counterfeit liquor, says the Malaysian Anti-Cheap Liquor Movement.
TAIPEI (June 19): Malaysian businesses must incorporate suitable business models to adapt to current market trends and requirements, according to Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Bhd (PUNB). Chairman Datu...
Magic Leap Inc, a US startup that makes a headset to project digital objects onto the real world, accused one of its former engineers of stealing its technology to create his own augmented reality device for China.
PETALING JAYA: The two child abuse victims who were rescued in Puchong will continue to be warded in Serdang Hospital until the hospital authorities deem they are fit enough to leave, says Deputy Women, Family and Community Development Minister Hannah Yeoh.
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PETALING JAYA: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah is delighted with the outcome of his recent special visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and hopes it will boost economic ties with Malaysia.
KOTA KINABALU: Law associations from Sabah and Sarawak agree with Sarawak PKR chief Baru Bian that a judge with Borneo experience is needed to hear appeal cases from the High Court involving matters coming from the two states.
Apple Inc could be seeing weaker-than-expected demand for its iPhone product line, especially in China, where trade tensions have been weighing down sales, analysts said on June 17.
PETALING JAYA: The health ministry has received reports of measles cases involving Orang Asli from Hulu Terengganu in Terengganu and Jerantut in Pahang.
KUALA LUMPUR - A number of top-level SRC International Sdn Bhd executives were close associates of fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho, also known as Jho Low.
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah (pix) is shocked and deeply saddened by the sudden passing of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi after collapsing in court on Mon...
BANTING: Driven by revenge and stress from his studies, a Form Five student allegedly stabbed his counselling teacher at a school in Sungai Manggis here.
KOTA KINABALU: Police have arrested a labourer who allegedly killed his wife and torched his house before trying to commit suicide at a factory worker's quarters in Likas near here.
SIBU: A 26-year-old jobless man was arrested for allegedly attempting to murder a policeman when an anti-narcotic police team raided his residence.
SEREMBAN - Authorities are investigating a claim by a social media user that residents at an old folk's home here have been mistreated and manhandled over the past two years.
KUALA LUMPUR: CyberSecurity Malaysia (CSM) confirms it has received a request to provide technical assistance to authorities over sex video clips implicating a minister.
MUMBAI (June 17): Citi downgraded the recommendation on AirAsia Group Bhd to sell from neutral.
PETALING JAYA: Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz says he is not sure who is behind the circulation of a sex video purportedly of him and Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.
LETTER | The Shah Alam High Court has yet again deferred its decision on whether an undocumented worker has the right to claim over four years of unpaid wages.
KOTA BARU (Bernama): The Kelantan state assembly expressed its condolences to the family of former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi over his death during trial on Monday (June 17).
SEREMBAN: Authorities are investigating a claim by a social media user that residents at an old folk's home here have been mistreated and manhandled over the past two years.
CYBERJAYA (Bernama): Residents here will be able to enjoy food delivery service right at their doorstep with the help of drones by the end of the month.
PETALING JAYA - Datuk Seri Azmin Ali has given his statement to the police on the sex video that has been linked to him, says his lawyer.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): A total of 17 students were arrested in an operation conducted at a luxury condominium on Jalan Sultan Ismail in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday (June 16).
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Azmin Ali has given his statement to the police on the sex video that has been linked to him, says his lawyer.
CYBERJAYA, June 18 — Cyberjaya residents will be able to enjoy food delivery service right at their doorstep with the help of drones by the end of the month (June).
PETALING JAYA (Bernama): PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim on Monday (June 17) reiterated his party's stand on letting the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) handle the alleged sex video investigation.
LONDON (Bernama): Eight-month-old baby girl Ainul Mardhiah who successfully underwent surgery here last week to remove extragonadal germ cell tumour, a rare type of cancer, covering her mouth had a surprise visitor on Monday (June 17) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
JOHOR BARU: Cross-border human-trafficking attempts involving illegal immigrants from Indonesia have been thwarted with the arrest of 15 suspects, says Johor police chief Comm Datuk Mohd Khalil Kader Mohd.
LONDON (June 17): Investors in the United Kingdom (UK) are upbeat on Malaysia's economic potential and have been showing keen interest in investing in the country, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir ...
PARIS (June 17): AirAsia, Malaysia's low-cost carrier, today unveiled its first Airbus A330neo, the first of its new generation long-haul fleet, at the 53rd International Paris Air Show.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, companies that may be in focus on Tuesday (June 18) may include the following: AirAsia Group Bhd, Malaysia Airports Holdin...
PETALING JAYA (June 17): A technological warfare between China and the United States would reduce the short-term benefits of trade and investment diversion to Malaysia arising from the trade war betwe...
PETALING JAYA (June 17): PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today reiterated his party's stand on letting the Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) handle the alleged sex video investigation.
TORONTO (June 17): The government of Canada said on Monday that it is in discussions with Malaysia about retrieving plastic waste that originated from Canada and is currently in Malaysia.
NEW YORK, June 17 — Following Twitter’s announcement at Apple’s annual developers conference about the return of the Mac desktop app, Twitter explained in more detail late last week why it was i...
NEW YORK, June 17 — Silicon Valley billionaire Elon Musk tweeted late yesterday that he had “just deleted” his Twitter account, while also changing his Twitter display name to “Daddy DotCom”...
NEW YORK, June 17 — The selection of creatures contained within November 2019’s Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield pairing will be a little different from previous editions.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 17 — About 1,000 residents in Kampung Kuantan, Jalan Gombak near here have to endure air polluted by a nearby landfill believed to have been operating illegally for almost two yea...
TORONTO, June 17 — The government of Canada said today it is in discussions with Malaysia about retrieving plastic waste that originated from Canada and is currently in Malaysia.
JOHOR BARU, June 17 — Johor police arrested 15 individuals believed to be involved in smuggling illegal immigrants into the country through ‘Ops Pintas Selatan’ in various places, including coas...
PETALING JAYA: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has once again rubbished talk that his faction is behind the plot to topple Datuk Seri Azmin Ali by releasing sex video clips implicating his deputy.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): CAB Cakaran Corp Bhd says it is allocating financial assistance of S$11.21 million (RM34.21 million) to its 25%-owned joint-venture company Singapore Poultry Hub Pte Ltd (SPH)....
KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): Integrated Logistics Bhd is buying a 78.92-hectare freehold agricultural land in Sungai Petani, Kedah for RM24.17 million, to be developed into an industrial land to undertake ...
NEW YORK, June 17 — Wall Street stocks were mostly higher early today as investors looked ahead to a Federal Reserve meeting this week and the Group of 20 summit later in the month.
PARIS, June 17 —French telecoms and media mogul Patrick Drahi is acquiring Sotheby’s auction house, one of the world’s biggest art brokers, in a US$3.7 billion deal, the British-founded company ...
LONDON, June 17 — Facebook is set tomorrow to unveil a bid to bring cryptocurrency payments into the mainstream, reportedly with the endorsement of governments and financial giants.
PUTRAJAYA, June 17 — Malaysia has set a target of bringing back at least one gold and two other medals at the World Skills Competition to be held from August 22-27 in Kazan, Russia.
KUALA LUMPUR, June 17 — Datuk Seri Azmin Ali’s office today have maintained that the viral sex videos implicating him are fake, refuting news reports which quoted digital forensic experts as sayin...
KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): ARB Bhd’s executive director Au Yee Boon has increased his shareholdings in the company by acquiring another five million shares or a 3.93% stake.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): JMR Conglomeration Bhd today saw six million shares transacted off-market, representing 4.73% of its overall 126.78 million shares.
JUNE 17 — Hundreds of US businesses from local bridal shops to multi-billion dollar retailers have submitted comments to the US Trade Representative’s Office opposing President Donald Trump’s pl...