Topic: Mohamed Idris
NIBONG TEBAL: Environmentalists who went to plant mangrove trees at the Sungai Tengah river mouth, received a rude shock when they saw pitch black water and an oil slick so thick that it appeared to flow into the sea.
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: For someone who had never used a smartphone, much less owned one, S.M. Mohamed Idris is a social media sensation.
GEORGE TOWN: The new president of the Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) and its sister organisation, Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) will be announced after the society holds its full council meeting ...
HE was simply S.M. Mohamed Idris to everyone. He didn’t need to be addressed as Tuan Idris. He didn’t even believe in being titled; he was happy being referred to as just S.M. Idris. In fact, to many, he was Uncle Idris.
GEORGE TOWN: A large group of men from different races held up the golden cloth shading the remains of Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) president S.M. Mohamed Idris as gravediggers prepared his final resting place.Careful not to expose him to the morning sun, they lifted him out of the coffin and lowered him into the grave.
PKR president Anwar Ibrahim has paid tribute to SM Mohd Idris, saying the government had yielded to his demands for consumer protection before.
GEORGE TOWN: Many leaders were in attendance as the Consumers Association of Penang's long-time president S.M. Mohamed Idris was laid to rest at about 11am on Saturday (May 18).
GEORGE TOWN: Hundreds of people from all walks of life came to pay their last respects to the iconic leader of the civil society movement - S. M. Mohamed Idris - who passed away due to old age at the ...
GEORGE TOWN: Any mention of S. M. Mohamed Idris (pix) will conjure up his appearance in a black songkok, a sarong and white kurta as well as his iconic beard.
GEORGE TOWN: In his fight for a better world, social activist S.M. Mohamed Idris (pic) got his message across loud and clear – even without a mobile phone.
Malaysia's iconic consumer advocate S.M. Mohamed Idris has died of heart failure.The Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) president passed away peacefully at the age of 93, at the Gleneagles Penang i...
GEORGE TOWN: The ‘grandfather’ of Penang’s vibrant civil society movement, S. M. Mohamed Idris (pix), passed away earlier today.
GEORGE TOWN: Malaysia's iconic consumer advocate S.M. Mohamed Idris has died of heart failure. He was 93.
I REFER to the letter “At odds with Fire Department” (The Star, May 2) by S. M. Mohamed Idris, president of the Consumers Association of Penang.
FOR the past two years, the Fire Department has been sending out letters to owners of designated premises warning them that if they do not switch to the Automatic Fire Alarm Monitoring Control System ...
In the future, when we talk about ‘staying in Penang island,’ we will need to specify exactly which one.
GEORGE TOWN (April 18): The proposed Penang South Reclamation (PSR) mega project has received the approval from the National Physical Planning Council (NPPC), reports said today.
GEORGE TOWN (April 17): The funds for Penang’s Pan Island Link 1 (PIL1) project, which had been conditionally approved by the Department of Environment (DOE), would be well spent to effectively solv...
GEORGE TOWN: Penang will go ahead with the Pan Island Link 1 (PIL 1) despite criticisms that the project was unnecessary and a waste of public funds.
GEORGE TOWN (April 16): The funds for Penang’s Pan Island Link 1 (PIL1) project, which had been conditionally approved by the Department of Environment (DOE), would be well spent to effectively solv...
GEORGE TOWN (April 15): The Penang authorities are “ignoring public objections”, said non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in the state in reaction to the news that the RM7 billion Pan Island Lin...
PETALING JAYA: The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) and Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) are upset by that the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the Pan-Island Link (PIL) has been approved ...
KUANTAN: Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) and the Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) president S.M. Mohamed Idris says that Lynas Malaysia's latest statement on its water leach purification (WLP) residue was “unscientific and defied common sense and logic”.
BUKIT MERTAJAM (Penang) • From the north to the south of Peninsular Malaysia, there seems to be no end to the discovery of illegal dump sites.
BUKIT MERTAJAM, PENANG (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - From the north to the south of Peninsular Malaysia, there seems to be no end to the discovery of illegal dumpsites.
In a statement released by Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP), purchasers of vehicles which seem to have unsolvable technical issues should be given better consumer protection from the sellers.
PETALING JAYA: Despite the toll freeze next year, the government should spend on improving the public transport system in the Klang Valley, say consumer groups.