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Topic: Women

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PUTRAJAYA, March 26 — Parents, schools and daycare centres are strongly encouraged to use a new registry for perpetrators of child sexual crimes to screen people who could care for their children.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 25 — Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad’s claim that cancelling a property project at Taman Rimba Kiara would cost over RM150 million is a “mythical” allegatio...
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Malaysians Against Pornography (MAP) should clarify the methodology of its study which found that about 80 percent of children aged between 10 to 17 intentionally had watched pornography last year.
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SERDANG, March 24 — Malaysians Against Pornography (MAP) should clarify the methodology of its study which found about 80 per cent of children aged between 10 and 17 intentionally watched pornograph...
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The robots are coming for our jobs – especially for women's jobs, at least according to a new report on how automation will affect the workforce.
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“Women hold up half the sky,” Mao Zedong once said.
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WOMEN who lead showed us exactly what they are made of this past week.
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Inclusion and accessibility were the big topics this week at the Women in Gaming Rally, held in coordination with the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sexual dysfunction, jealousy, forced sex and seeking divorce are among the many causes of domestic abuse in Malaysia.
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Sexual dysfunction, jealousy and asking for a divorce were among the factors that led to cases of domestic violence recorded by the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry.Its Deputy Minister...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 — The Social Welfare Department has recorded 56 men as victims of domestic violence from June 2017 to June last year.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Sexual dysfunction, jealousy and asking for a divorce were among the factors that led to cases of domestic violence recorded by the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry.
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PARIS: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail ended her working-visit to France Wednesday during which she expressed Malaysia’s commitment to continue to support programmes by the...
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PARIS, March 21 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail ended her working-visit to France yesterday during which she expressed Malaysia’s commitment to continue to support prog...
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PETALING JAYA: Women and refugee groups are calling on Putrajaya to give more rights to refugees in the country, saying refugees have become a source of labour exploitation and human trafficking.
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KUCHING: Sarawak plans to set up a one-stop centre for children with special needs this year in collaboration with Petronas.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 18 ― At the DAP National Leadership Retreat that concluded yesterday, the party stressed that Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) main priority is to manage the country’s debt.
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KUCHING: The immigration autonomy of Sarawak has shielded the people from various undesirable elements from outside, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg (pix).
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Aspiring doctor Kiren Raj (above) has apologised for making sexist and racist remarks online which has triggered widespread condemnation and a police report.
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KUCHING, March 18 — Sarawak’s autonomy on immigration should be credited for the state’s religious and racial harmony, Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg said today.
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PETALING JAYA: International Medical University (IMU) student Kiren Raj has publicly apologised for his comments on a social media page on the death of local actress and singer Emily Kong.
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WOMEN across the economic spectrum are more vulnerable than men to losing their jobs to technology, according to a study released last week by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR).
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PARIS: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail arrived here Sunday for a four-day working visit to France.
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PARIS, March 17 ― Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail arrived here Sunday for a four-day working visit to France.
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PARIS: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail will be making a three-day working visit to France from March 17-20 during which she will be chairing two UNESCO Management of Social T...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (pix) will begin her five-day working visit to Paris, France today to attend the Intergovernmental Council of the Management of ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 17 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail will begin her five-day working visit to Paris, France today to attend the Intergovernmental Council of the Mana...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 17 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail will begin her five-day working visit to Paris, France today to attend the Intergovernmental Council of the Mana...
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AGGRESSION and alertness are a woman’s best defensive tools, stressed former Malaysian mixed martial arts queen Ann “Athena” Osman when conducting a self-­defence workshop at the WOW! Fiesta yesterday. She taught 40 participants ­different tactics to ward off attacks such as “bend, weave and run” and “swing, catch wrist and pull down”.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — With 40 Muslims confirmed dead and the number of injured at 20 and rising following shootings at mosques in Christchurch, some Muslims in New Zealand have resorted to taking...
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KUANTAN: Lynas Malaysia Sdn Bhd is optimistic that their operating licence will be extended before the due date this Sept.
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KUANTAN (March 15): Lynas Malaysia Sdn Bhd is optimistic that their operating licence will be extended before the due date this September.
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MARCH 15 – Just slightly more than 100 years ago, women in Britain could not vote.
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Kelantan recorded the most number of underage marriage applications made through the syariah court, with 140 submissions received from Jan 1, 2016 to Dec 31, 2018.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The government has decided not to proceed with its plan to impose a curfew on those below 18 years of age, Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail announced today.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): The government is evaluating the seriousness of the air pollution caused by disposal of chemical waste into Sungai Kim Kim before deciding on whether to declare a state of eme...
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PARLIAMENT | The government has provided an additional allocation of RM45 million to the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry for implementation of the Suri Incentive Scheme (i-Suri) this ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — The government has provided an additional allocation of RM45 million to the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry for implementation of the Suri Incentive Scheme ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The government has provided an additional allocation of RM45 million to the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry for implementation of the Suri Incentive Scheme (i-Suri) this year, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The country’s good weather has been identified as a reason why teenagers stay out late at night, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.
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Sisters in Islam (SIS) is hoping to use part of its RM20,000 grant from the government to help formulate better Muslim family policies.
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KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 13 — Women and men must work together to promote women’s rights, said Rohingya activist Sharifah Shakirah Husain who was nominated as Malaysia’s candidate for the US Department...
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LETTER | The Women’s March 2019 was held on Saturday in Kuala Lumpur.
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The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry has received flak over perceptions that it was not doing enough to deal with child marriages, but the issue is complex and not as straightforward a...
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MARCH 11 — Kuala Lumpur saw hundreds of people gathering for the annual International Women’s Day March over the weekend and, predictably enough, this led to some blowback due to certain perceived...
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MARCH 11 — What we really need in Malaysia is a radical transformation of the society based on equality and justice.
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PETALING JAYA: Selangor PAS has condemned the government for channelling public funds to Sisters in Islam (SIS), as the religious authorities had issued a fatwa (edict), declaring it as a deviant group.
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Women are rising with a vengeance like never before.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry (KKM) has to amend the existing law before the proposal to make two vaccinations compulsory for children is implemented.
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Vaccinations for diphtheria and measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) will be made compulsory for children.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 ― The Health Ministry (KKM) has to amend the existing law before the proposal to make two vaccinations compulsory for children is implemented.
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PUTRAJAYA: Government and private agencies need to create a balanced environment in all spheres for the wellbeing of women, says the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry.
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PUTRAJAYA, March 8 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail hopes the mystery of the disappearance of MH370 five years ago can be resolved so that all the victims could be laid to...
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PUTRAJAYA: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has reminded parents that they should get advice from valid health experts and vaccinate their children so as to protect them (from...
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In celebration of Women’s day, HR information platform Swingvy organised an event called “21st Century Women”. The event had a storytelling exhibition and a panel discussion with some of Malaysi...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry (KPWKM) has called on all government and private agencies to create a balanced environment in all spheres for the well-being of women.
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Women have long relied on dating apps to find romantic partners, but many now are going online to seek another special someone: a friend.
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COMMENT | Children are beaten, abused and killed on a daily basis in Malaysia.
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The death and body dumping of a three-year-old child in Langkawi raises many questions on good parenting, said Women, Family and Community Development Deputy Minister Hannah Yeoh.A couple detained in...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The participation of women at leadership and policy-making levels in Malaysia is still low despite seeing an increase compared to before, according to Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (pix) said a comprehensive support system should be drawn up to help empower women in the economic, social and political spheres...
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COMMENT | A women’s work is never done it is said.
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COMMENT | Austerity. From the left to the right, governments have only that one word on their lips.
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LETTER | This year, Malaysia is celebrating its first International Women’s Day (IWD) under the new Malaysia Baru government.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 7): Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said a comprehensive support system should be drawn up to help empower women in the economic, social and and political...
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NEW YORK, March 7 — Women have long relied on dating apps to find romantic partners, but many now are going online to seek another special someone: A friend.
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PETALING JAYA: More women are joining the workforce, and they are beginning to play a bigger role in the technical and corporate world.
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PUTRAJAYA: The government is figuring out how to encourage parents to give the necessary vaccinations to their children.
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NEW YORK, March 7 — A fresh round in the battle for equal pay will be fought at upcoming US corporate annual meetings, where investors will demand that firms reveal how much less women earn than men...
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PUTRAJAYA, March 7 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said today that parents cannot be forced to vaccinate their children as it is their choice.
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PETALING JAYA: Small, safe and cheap: single-occupant capsule rooms are becoming increasingly popular among college students, travellers and even women looking to avoid trouble at home.
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KULAI, March 5 — The government today warned that parents who are careless with their children or neglect them can land themselves in trouble with the law.
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KUCHING: Sarawak is concerned about the rising trend of sexually transmitted infections (STD) like syphilis, gonorrhea and HIV/AIDS, especially among married women, in the state.
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DENGKIL: An increase in women’s participation in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) will bring significant growth in the economy, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Ismail said today.
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PUTRAJAYA: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail today reminded civil servants with different political affiliations not to sabotage the government.
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Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail today reminded civil servants with different political affiliations not to sabotage the government.
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PUTRAJAYA, March 4 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail today urged civil servants to uphold their duty to the government of the day and not be agents of discord.
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Carousell, one of the world’s largest classifieds marketplaces, saw a significant rise in the number of listings on its platform during the recent Chinese New Year period.
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GEORGE TOWN, March 3 — The National Welfare Foundation (YKN)’s Anjung Kasih or temporary shelter project which began in 2006 for patients’ family undergoing treatment at government hospitals has...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail says the government is studying the possibility of allowing only children who have received immunisation to enrol for school.
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 1 ― Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail says the government is studying the possibility of allowing only children who have received immunisation to enrol fo...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 27): Sunway Putra Mall has become the first autism-friendly mall to facilitate the people who have autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by providing public spaces that meet the needs ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 — Women, Family and Community Development Deputy Minister Hannah Yeoh said parents and anti-vaccine groups should not wait for a death to occur before allowing their children t...
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Deputy Minister of Women, Family and Community Development Hannah Yeoh said the Health Ministry will have the final say on the anti-vaccination issue.
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KUCHING: The masterminds behind the job scam involving 47 Malaysians detained in Cambodia recently must be brought to justice, said Sarawak Minister of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family, and...
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IPOH: The Perak government through its Women’s Development Department (JPW) plans to implement various programmes this year to advocate women’s economic empowerment.
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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN: Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail arrived here Tuesday for a two-day maiden official visit to Brunei Darussalam as the Malaysian deputy prime minister.
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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Feb 26 — Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail arrived here today for a two-day maiden official visit to Brunei Darussalam as the Malaysian deputy prime minister.
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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN [Brunei] (Feb 25): Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail’s two-day official visit to Brunei beginning tomorrow is an important platform in enhancing existing ...
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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Feb 25 — Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail’s two-day official visit to Brunei beginning tomorrow is an important platform in enhancing existing bila...
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KUCHING, Feb 23 — The police have arrested A 35-year old Sarawakian suspected to have been involved in scamming 47 Malaysians to work in Cambodia,only to arrested and detained for illegal online gam...
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SEMENYIH: The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government is always striving to fulfil all their promises despite the constraints they have been facing since they took over the administration of the country, said...
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SEMENYIH, Feb 23 ― The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government is always striving to fulfil all their promises despite the constraints they have been facing since they took over the administration of the co...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry is studying the best mechanism to address the issue of child sex trafficking that targets Malaysia for such activities.
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KUALA LUMPUR, 22 Feb — The Women, Family and Community Development Ministry is studying the best mechanism to address the issue of child sex trafficking that targets Malaysia for such activities.
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GEORGE TOWN: The Ministry of Education (MOE) has urged schools not to take sex education lightly, in an effort to tackle sexual crimes against children.
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GEORGE TOWN, Feb 22 — The Ministry of Education (MOE) has urged schools not to take sex education lightly in efforts to tackle sexual crime against children.
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MELAKA (Feb 22): The Melaka government is allocating RM3 million a year for its “Rumah Peduli” housing programme for the hardcore poor with land in the state.
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Women founders are a rare sight in tech globally.
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GEORGE TOWN, Feb 22 ― Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching told teachers not to treat physical and health education (PJPK) classes as unimportant or to replace it with English and mathematics cla...