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GEORGE TOWN: The public has to be informed that not all fever or infections need any antibiotics and it’s not a magic cure for everything, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye (pix) said today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: An Orang Asli rights activist has rejected the theory that the low rate of vaccination in the Batek community of Gua Musang was the primary cause of recent deaths from measles.
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Dr Lee Boon Chye – File photo IPOH: Beginning Jan 1 next year, the government will not hesitate to fine individuals found smoking at public eateries.
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IPOH: Beginning Jan 1 next year, the government will not hesitate to fine individuals found smoking at public eateries.
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IPOH: Malaysian authorities will not hesitate to fine smokers caught lighting up at eateries from January 2020, said Deputy Health Minister Lee Boon Chye on Saturday (Jun 22).
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IPOH, June 22 — Beginning January 1 next year, the government will not hesitate to fine individuals found smoking at public eateries.
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IPOH (Bernama): Beginning Jan 1 next year, the government will not hesitate to fine individuals found smoking in public eateries.
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GOPENG: The public, especially the Orang Asli community, should make full use of government clinics, says Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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SIMPANG PULAI: The Health Ministry (KKM) will cooperate with the Education Ministry and the Orang Asli Development Department (JAKOA) to ensure the Orang Asli, especially children, obtain sufficient n...
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A total of 29 students around Pasir Gudang who suffered from breathing difficulty have been treated at the Sultan Ismail Hospital (HSI), Johor Bahru, since yesterday, says health director-general Dr N...
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The Health Ministry will cooperate with the Education Ministry and the Orang Asli Development Department (Jakoa) to ensure that the Orang Asli community, especially children, obtain sufficient nutrien...
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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.
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PUTRAJAYA: Despite the use of sophisticated technology in the health system, the role of nurses has been maintained because patients still benefit from their professionalism and gentle touch, said Dep...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government has no plans to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and vaping, but will instead increase its control to curb health risks that may arise from the use of ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (June 14): The Government has no plan to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes(e-cigarettes) and vaping, instead it will increase control to curb health risks that may arise from the use ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 14 — The government has no plans to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and vaping, instead will increase control to curb health risk that may arise from the use ...
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PETALING JAYA: A consumer group said manufacturers must justify any increase in prices after a new tax on packaged sugary drinks comes into force next month.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Those celebrating Hari Raya Aidifitri were told to mind their words and manners to help foster closer bond with fellow Muslims and Malaysians of other races.
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysian should eat more fresh fruits, drink less carbonated drinks and watch their calories during the Hari Raya Aidifitri festivities, says Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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GOPENG: The move of the Health Ministry to extend the period of education on smoking ban at food premises to December this year, is give more space and opportunity to the people to understand the regu...
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GOPENG: Action may be taken against e-­cigarette promoters for selling the devices to schoolchildren, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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GOPENG, June 1 — The move of the Health Ministry to extend the period of education on smoking ban at food premises to December this year, is give more space and opportunity to the people to understa...
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GOPENG: The decision to extend the educational enforcement period before the smoking ban at eateries is due to the lack of awareness in less developed areas, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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IPOH: Operators of illegal clinics and pharmacies in Kuala Lumpur will be brought to book, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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IPOH (May 25): The Ministry of Health will take legal action against foreign medical practitioners who are not registered with the the Malaysian Medical Council but are operating clinics or pharmacie...
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IPOH: The Ministry of Health will take legal action against foreign medical practitioners who are not registered with the the Malaysian Medical Council but are operating clinics or pharmacies in the c...
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IPOH, May 25 ― The Ministry of Health will take legal action against foreign medical practitioners who are not registered with the the Malaysian Medical Council but are operating clinics or pharmaci...
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IPOH: The Health Ministry will conduct raids on the illegal clinics and pharmacies operated by foreigners in Kuala Lumpur, says Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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IPOH: Mental health issues are on the rise and should be covered by insurance companies, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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Insurance companies in the country have been urged to cover mental illnesses in their health policies as more people, especially youngsters, are experiencing mental health problems.
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IPOH: Insurance companies in the country have been urged to cover mental illnesses in their health insurance policies as more people, especially youngsters are experiencing mental health problems.
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IPOH, May 23 — The Health Ministry said it encouraged insurance companies to provide coverage for mental illness, even as almost two out of 10 teenagers reported depression.
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IPOH: Insurance companies in Malaysia are encouraged to provide coverage for mental healthcare, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye, adding that such an initiative would come under the purview of Bank Negara rather than his ministry.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Buddhist temples across the country saw crowds of devotees celebrating Wesak Day on Sunday (May 19).
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IPOH: Nearly 6,000 patients who are eligible for the healthcare protection scheme for the low-income B40 group, known as Skim Peduli Kesihatan untuk Kumpulan B40 (PeKa B40), have conducted health scre...
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IPOH, May 19 — Nearly 6,000 patients who are eligible for the healthcare protection scheme for the low-income B40 group, known as Skim Peduli Kesihatan untuk Kumpulan B40 (PeKa B40) had conducted he...
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IPOH: The government has beefed up efforts to combat the sale of illicit alcohol, says Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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PETALING JAYA: Stern action will be taken against doctors and those who promote alternatives to the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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PETALING JAYA: The government will monitor the threat of monkeypox spreading to Malaysia despite the low risk associated with the disease, said Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye today.
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PETALING JAYA: With the rise of cancer cases every year, the first Halcyon Radiotherapy machine in South-East Asia to treat this deadly disease has been installed in a private hospital in Malaysia.
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PETALING JAYA: The risk of monkeypox infection in Malaysia is low, but the government will remain vigilant, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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When the Pakatan Harapan government took over the Ministry of Health (MoH), it was one of the better organised and well-performing ministries, even under the Barisan Nasional administration.
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IPOH, May 4 — The Health Ministry has no objection if the Ayer Ganda Water Treatment Plant in Gerik which was closed last month, resumes operation.
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IPOH: Facilities, including the salary received by Mohamad Ashraf Hassan, who went missing while participating in the Gopeng Ultra Trail (GUT) Run 2019 in March, continues to be paid even though he is...
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IPOH: There has been a 60% increase in child abuse cases in Perak between 2015 and 2018, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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PETALING JAYA: Doctors found to be involved in issuing fake medical certificates can have their licence revoked by the Malaysian Medical Council, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Medical Council has the right to suspend or dismiss any medical practitioner found to be involved in the sale of fake medical certificates (MCs), said Deputy Health Ministe...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 1 — The Malaysian Medical Council has the right to suspend or dismiss any medical practitioner found to be involved in the sale of fake medical certificates (MCs), said Deputy Heal...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Malaysian Medical Council has the right to suspend or dismiss any medical practitioner found to be involved in the sale of fake medical certificates (MCs), says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Food premises operators should be wiser in attracting customers and not to feel burdened with the gazette of their premises as smoking ban areas,“ said Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Bo...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Healthcare Associated Infections (HCAI) is one of the biggest threats affecting the quality of healthcare and patient safety in hospitals in the country, according to Deputy Health Mini...
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IPOH: The educational enforcement period on the smoking ban at eateries has been extended until the end of the year to enhance public awareness and knowledge on the matter, said Deputy Health Minister...
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MUAR: Smoking and obesity are among the major contributors to non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes and hypertension in the country, which are currently at an alarming level.
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IPOH, April 28 — Deputy Heath Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye assured Perakians in Gerik today that they will not be harmed using arsenic-laced water as long as they don’t drink it.
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IPOH: Educational enforcement on smoking ban will be intensified in rural areas nationwide, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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MUAR, April 28 — Smoking and obesity are among the major contributors to non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes and hypertension in the country which are at an alarming level.
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IPOH: The Ayer Ganda water treatment plant in Hulu Perak is expected to resume operation as the Deputy Health Minister has said the treated water is safe for external use, says Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.The Mentri Besar said he had met with Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar and was told that an advisory from the Health Ministry was needed to revoke the shutting down of the plant.
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IPOH: The National Water Services Commission (SPAN) should allow the Ayer Ganda water treatment plant in Gerik to resume operations now that the deputy health minister has said its water is safe for n...
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IPOH: The Perak government has urged the National Water Services Commission (SPAN) to allow the Ayer Ganda water treatment plant in Gerik to resume operations after an arsenic poisoning scare.
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IPOH, April 26 — The National Water Services Commission (SPAN) should allow the Ayer Ganda water treatment plant in Gerik to resume operations now that the deputy health minister has said its wate...
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IPOH, April 26 ― The Perak state government is appealing to the Water, Land and Natural Resources Ministry to reopen the Ayer Ganda water treatment plant in Gerik.
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PETALING JAYA: The health ministry hopes to continue charging a token sum on those seeking HIV screening tests at government hospitals, after sorting out administrative matters related to a new fee st...
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Some 979 people have undergone health screening under the B40 Healthcare Scheme (Peka B40) since it began on April 15, said Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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IPOH: Residents of Kampung Air Ganda in Hulu Perak can expect arsenic-free tap water soon as the new water pipe project there is scheduled for completion before Hari Raya in June, says Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.
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PUTRAJAYA: Four students from a boarding school in Ipoh have been recently diagnosed with Influenza A (H1N1). Three of them received outpatient treatment and the fourth patient, who had to be warded,...
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IPOH: Villagers can still use water from Ayer Ganda for their daily needs except for consumption, says Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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PUTRAJAYA: Four students from a boarding school in Ipoh have been recently diagnosed with Influenza A (H1N1). Three of them received outpatient treatment and the fourth patient, who had to be warded,...
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IPOH: The Gopeng Health Clinic will be closed for renovation and will be operating temporarily from the Perak Rural Community Centre (PKD), formerly known as the Rural Transformation Centre, beginning...
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IPOH: Villagers can only use water from Ayer Ganda for external use, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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PEKAN: The frequent parking problem at the Tengku Ampuan Afzan Hospital (HTAA) vicinity has received the attention of the Health Ministry by providing a free shuttle service from the Kuantan Municipal...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The price of the costly trastuzumab, a breast cancer drug for HER2-positive patients has dropped by more than half in the tender to the Health Ministry, resulting in more patients expected to be treated in the ministry hospitals.
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KUANTAN: The PeKa B40, a healthcare protection scheme for the low-income B40 group, will begin tomorrow, according to Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KUANTAN (Bernama): The PeKa B40, a healthcare protection scheme for the low-income B40 group, will begin on Monday (April 15), says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KOTA SAMARAHAN: Salt intake among Malaysians is at an alarming level, according to Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KOTA SAMARAHAN: Salt intake among Malaysians is at an alarming level, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye, citing a study carried out last year.
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KOTA SAMARAHAN, April 13 — Salt intake among Malaysians is at an alarming level, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KUCHING: The Health Ministry will consider proposals from universities or the industrial sector to conduct medical science research on the treatment of rabies, particularly in Sarawak, said its deputy...
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KUCHING, April 13 ― The Health Ministry will consider proposals from universities or the industrial sector to conduct medical science research on the treatment of Rabies, particularly in Sarawak, sa...
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RANTAU: The 13 Mawar haemodialysis centres providing treatment for over 500 kidney patients are running out of money.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government is looking to expand its home care based palliative care services as part of its efforts to bring medical care right to the doorstep of patients, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia still lacks comprehensive hospice and palliative care services across the country, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye said today.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 11 — The Ministry of Health (MoH) is looking forward to the uberisation of healthcare in Malaysia as part of the efforts to expand its health services, according to Deputy Health...
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PUTRAJAYA (April 11): With the grace period on educating smokers not to smoke at eateries ending on June 30, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye urged smokers to control their habit or kick it alt...
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KUALA LUMPUR: As part of the its efforts on the 'uberisation' of healthcare, the government is looking to expand home care-based palliative care services, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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PUTRAJAYA (April 10): With the grace period on educating smokers not to smoke at eateries ending on June 30, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye urged smokers to control their habit or kick it alt...
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With the grace period on educating smokers not to smoke at eateries ending on June 30, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye urged smokers to control their habit or kick it altogether.
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PUTRAJAYA: With the grace period on educating smokers not to smoke at eateries ending on June 30, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye urged smokers to control their habit or kick it altogether.
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PUTRAJAYA: Beginning July 1, the health ministry will start issuing summonses to smokers who continue lighting up at eateries despite the nationwide smoking ban which came into effect this year.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government has no authority to ban smoking in private vehicles, according to Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 6 — The government has no authority to ban smoking in private vehicles, said Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The government has no authority to ban smoking in private vehicles, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 6): The government has no authority to ban smoking in private vehicles, said Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.
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PETALING JAYA: The health ministry has sought to assure the public that it is diligent in monitoring the online sale of medicines and health supplements, saying it has issued thousands of notices to e...
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SEREMBAN: The sale of the luxury yacht, Equanimity, proves that the 1MDB scandal which caused the country’s current financial crisis, has actually taken place, said DAP secretary-general Lim Guan En...
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SEREMBAN (April 6): The sale of the luxury yacht, Equanimity (pictured), is proof of the 1MDB scandal which caused the country's current financial crisis, has actually taken place, said DAP secreta...
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SEREMBAN (April 6): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng hinted that  the East Coast Railway Line (ECRL) may be rerouted to Negri Sembilan during a ceramah for the Rantau State seat by-election yesterday.
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SEREMBAN: Umno has long been sick and must be plucked out so as it would not affect the nation, said DAP vice-chairman M Kula Segaran (pix).
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SEREMBAN (April 5): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng hinted that  the East Coast Railway Line (ECRL) may be rerouted to Negri Sembilan during a ceramah for the Rantau State seat by-election tonight.
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SEREMBAN, April 5 — The sale of the luxury yacht, Equanimity, proof of the 1MDB scandal which caused the country’s current financial crisis, has actually taken place, said DAP secretary-general Li...
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SEREMBAN: Win or lose in the by-election, Pakatan Harapan vows that new government clinics in Rantau will still be built as planned.