Ideas applauds govt's preparations to table Budget
LETTER | The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (Ideas) applauds the government’s efforts in implementing best practices in their preparations to table the national budget in Parliament on...
No more land deals for YWP
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 10): In view of the controversies surrounding the Federal Territory Foundation (YWP), its chairman Khalid Abdul Samad said it has decided to stop venturing in businesses involving l...
Too early for RCI on hardcore poor report: Anwar
SERI KEMBANGAN: Reformation and Governance Caucus chairman Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim indicated today that it was presently premature to establish a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on the United Natio...
PAC: Vital to stop losses of LPG
PETALING JAYA: The annual leakage of more than RM500mil in subsidised liquefied petroleum gas meant for homes must be stopped, says the Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee.“PAC’s focus is definitely on the standard operating procedure on how...
Let’s have a say on pay
IN essence, according to Section 230(1) of the Companies Act, 2016, fees and any benefits payable to the directors of a listed company and its subsidiaries shall be approved at a general meeting.
MACC still probing AG Report — Latheefa
MELAKA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has mobilised its taskforce to investigate cases involving elements of manipulation and fraud disclosed in the latest Auditor-Gen...
Latheefa says MACC still probing A-G report
MELAKA, Aug 1 — The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has mobilised its task force to investigate cases involving elements of manipulation and fraud disclosed in the latest Auditor-General...
Waqaf hospital a welcome addition, says Fuziah
BANGI: Affordable healthcare such as that provided by a waqaf hospital is very much needed in Malaysia and will be a welcome addition to the healthcare industry, said deputy minister in the Prime Mini...
Immigration Dept plans new integrated system to replace MyIMMs
KUALA LUMPUR: The Immigration Department is in the process of developing a new Integrated Immigration System (IIS) to replace the Malaysian Immigration System (MyIMMs) which has been found to have been manipulated for fraudulent approvals of foreign labour quota.
Immigration developing new system to replace MyIMMs
KUALA LUMPUR: The immigration department is developing a new Integrated Immigration System (IIS) to replace the Malaysian Immigration System (MyIMMs) which was found to have been manipulated for fraud...
MCMC prepared to cooperate with MACC
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) will not tolerate any malpractices by its officers and is prepared to cooperate with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commissio...
49 NGOs not qualified to receive RM18.91mil
KUALA LUMPUR: A total of RM18.91mil has been distributed to 49 non-governmental organisations despite them not fulfilling the criteria set by the Socioeconomic Development of the Indian Community (Sedic) unit, said the 2018 Auditor-General’s Report.
No ‘escape clause’ for Sarawak , says MP
KUCHING: There is no ‘escape clause’ whatsoever for Sarawak as far as the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) is concerned, says Santubong MP Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar.
‘Finance ministry reps must see PAC personally’
REPRESENTATIVES from the Finance Ministry must now personally come before the Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to answer to weaknesses in projects identified in the Auditor-General’s Report.
New driving force for bike industry profits
THE bicycle industry in China has found a driving force for new profits in producing electric bicycles, exploring niche markets, and improving intelligent and network connecting levels.