Topic: Local Government Committee
IPOH: The Perak exco line-up has been hit with another controversy after one of its members, Abdul Yunus Jamhari, was accused of soliciting kickbacks from two companies.
SERDANG, July 13 — The Indonesian worker who accused Perak lawmaker Paul Yong of rape is currently in the care of the Welfare Department, the deputy prime minister said today.
PETALING JAYA: MCA has called for Perak exco member Paul Yong Choo Kiong to go on leave or be suspended from his post following a rape allegation, while Umno wants the investigation into the case to be free from political interference.
KUALA LUMPUR: The state executive councillor accused of raping his Indonesian maid may be asked to take leave if the police investigations take too long, says Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.
KUALA LUMPUR: Action can only be taken against DAP assemblyman Paul Yong Choo Kiong, the state executive councillor, accused of raping his Indonesian maid, after the completion of police investigation, says DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng.
IPOH - Paul Yong Choo Kiong (pic), the state executive councillor accused to have raped his Indonesian maid, has maintained his innocence.
IPOH: Paul Yong Choo Kiong (pic), the state executive councillor accused to have raped his Indonesian maid, has maintained his innocence.
IPOH: Perak PAS Youth says the state executive councillor implicated in a rape case should be suspended from his position and duties until the case is resolved.
IPOH: The state executive councillor implicated in a rape case says he is totally shocked and baffled by the allegations made by his former maid.
IPOH: Police have taken statements from a 23-year-old Indonesian maid as well as the state executive councillor implicated in a rape case.
IPOH: Selangor state Economic Planning Unit director Datuk Ahmad Suaidi Abdul Rahim is reported to be the next Ipoh Datuk Bandar.
BUTTERWORTH: Seberang Prai Municipal Council (MPSP) president Datuk Rozali Mohamud will become the new mayor.
TRONOH, June 13 — A new university, comprising a college and an international school, will be set up in Tronoh by 2022, Perak Housing and Local Government Committee chairman Yong Choo Kiong said tod...
BATU GAJAH: A new university, which comprises a college and an international school, will be set up in Tronoh soon, says Perak Housing and Local Government Committee chairman Yong Choo Kiong.
GEORGE TOWN: After imposing a statewide ban on plastic bags 10 years ago, the state government has decided to take the initiative one step further – no plastic bags for shoppers even if they are willing to pay 20 sen starting July 1.
IPOH: The city, which has been without a mayor for the past few months, is now a hotbed for speculation on who’s taking over.
IPOH: Rumours about the proposed candidate for Ipoh mayor withdrawing at the last minute is not true, says state executive councillor Paul Yong.
BUTTERWORTH: The state will consider naming a road after late Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) president S.M. Mohamed Idris, says Local Government Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo.“If there are suggestions to name a road after him, we will definitely take it into consideration,” he said during a press conference at the Seberang Prai Municipal Council headquarters yesterday.
GEORGE TOWN (May 13): Penang Housing, Town and Country Planning and Local Government Committee chairman, Jagdeep Singh Deo called on real estate stakeholders to seek for a new landfill site on the i...
ALOR SETAR: Enforcement officers from a local council demolished a shrine built on private land near here Thursday (May 9), a day after news of it being sealed went viral.
GEORGE TOWN (May 2): Illegal land development works have been identified at 108 lots in Penang, said State Housing, Town and Country Planning and Local Government Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh De...
GEORGE TOWN: Illegal land development works have been identified at 108 lots in Penang, said State Housing, Town and Country Planning and Local Government Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo today.
GEORGE TOWN: The contractors who dumped construction debris into the sea from an open air parking lot in Lebuh Farquhar here on April 19 were nabbed within four hours, after a security camera caught their lorry's licence plate number.
IPOH, April 23 — The Perak government will build 50,000 affordable houses by 2022, the state legislative assembly was told today.
KUANTAN (April 22): The government, through the Housing and Local Government Ministry, has approved an additional allocation of RM4.4 million for building basic infrastructural facilities in Pahang.
KUANTAN: The government, through the Housing and Local Government Ministry, has approved an additional allocation of RM4.4 million for building basic infrastructural facilities in Pahang.
GEORGE TOWN: It has been five years since Karpal Singh’s death but family members still choked with emotion as they celebrated the anniversary at the Wadda Gurdwara Sahib in Gurdwara Road.
POH: A new Ipoh mayor is expected to start duties by the end of this month, says Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu.
GEORGE TOWN (April 5): Penang is serious in putting a stop to the reselling of its low-cost (LC) and low medium-cost (LMC) houses in the open market, and is in the midst of drafting new laws to that e...
GEORGE TOWN (March 14): The Penang government will continue to conduct regular audits on the tenants of the People’s Housing Programme (PPR) in the state to see whether they are still eligible to ...
GEORGE TOWN (March 9): As the number of applicants for affordable homes keeps rising in Penang, the state authorities are planning to have more rent-to-own schemes, reported The Star.
GEORGE TOWN (March 9): Residents evicted from Taman Manggis People’s Housing Project (PPR) units have been allowed to return for three days until Monday to pack up their belongings, reported The Sta...
I REFER to the report “‘Over 90% support new parking system’” (Sunday Star, March 3) on the new standardised parking system to be implemented in Perak from April 1.
TANJUNG BUNGAH (March 8): Penang Housing, Town, Country Planning and Local Government Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo hopes a separate law on urban regeneration could be proposed to the Attorney ...
GEORGE TOWN (Jan 29): Non-residents of Penang are now allowed to purchase affordable homes in the state as the authorities here attempt to fix the “overhang situation”.
GEORGE TOWN: Non-Penangites will now be able to buy affordable housing units here in a move by the state government to address the overhang situation.
KUALA PILAH: Never in her wildest dreams did road sweeper Chan Mun Thye think she would ever be appreciated, much less receive a state award.
PETALING JAYA (Jan 2): State Housing, Town, Country Planning and Local Government Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo said that the property market in Penang was still strong despite reports of overh...
GEORGE TOWN: The Finance Ministry’s exemption of stamp duty for first-time homebuyers for properties up to RM1mil will help spur the housing market, says Penang state exco member Jagdeep Singh Deo.