We need a RCI on poverty in Malaysia
MP SPEAKS | As we approach the 56th anniversary of the formation of Malaysia, on Sep 16, 2019, we can reflect on some things which we can all be thankful for.
Eye on Pangkor
Blessed with an abundance of pristine beaches, Malaysia boasts some of the most idyllic and beautiful islands in the world, as the countless tourists who have visited our...
One of Jimah East Power plants now commercially operational
KUALA LUMPUR: Tenaga Nasional Bhd’s (TNB) first of two units of coal-fired power plants owned and operated by Jimah East Power Sdn Bhd (JEP) successfully achieved its commercial operation date (COD) on Wednesday, adding another 1,000 megawatts (MW) to Peninsular Malaysia’s existing generation capacity of 22,748 MW.In a statement, TNB said JEP is building two 1,000 MW ultra-supercritical (USC) coal-fired power plants in Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan.
When 1 lift accident is 1 too many
Lift-related accidents are not all that common but those which result in injury or death need serious attention, by the parties in charge of public safety.
No Chinese navy ship in M’sian waters: RMN
LUMUT: Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) chief Datuk Mohd Reza Mohd Sany has dismissed media reports on the presence of Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning in Malaysian waters.
MMEA nabs Indonesian fishing boat at Pulau Jarak
LUMUT: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has detained an Indonesian fishing boat with a skipper and six crew members, at about 28 nautical miles from southeast of Pulau Jarak, Perak her...
Master plan needed for Pangkor in 2020 and beyond
LETTER | According to media reports, tourism industry players in Pangkor and on the mainland at Lumut are increasingly anxious and concerned with the lack of preparation for the island to be ready to ...
Two held over shooting of monkey
LUMUT: “Just for fun” – that was what a teenager has told the police about shooting dead a caged monkey in Sitiawan, near here, a few days ago.
Penang JPJ, just the start?
Three waves of arrests were conducted at the Road Transport Department (JPJ) in April, which saw more than 100 people interrogated including 75 of the 139 enforcement officers of the Penang branch.
Man who attempted self-immolation dies
LUMUT: The 21-year-old man who suffered 90% burns after attempting self-immolation in Sitiawan near here on Tuesday, died at the Intensive Care Unit of the Seri Manjung Hospital at 6.20pm yesterday, M...
Sitiawan man dies after self-immolation
LUMUT, March 21 — The 21-year-old man who suffered 90 per cent burns after attempting self-immolation in Sitiawan near here on Tuesday, died at the Intensive Care Unit of the Seri Manjung Hospital a...
PAC calls for probe on YTL over marina project
KUALA LUMPUR: The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has asked the Transport Ministry to investigate YTL Corporation Bhd’s accountability in the Pulau Mentagor public marina project.PAC chairman Datuk Seri Dr Ronald Kiandee said the committee viewed seriously the project as it was initially supposed to be built in Lumut, Perak.