Johor Sultan Satisfied With State’s Preparation For Floods

KOTA TINGGI, Jan 24 – The Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar is satisfied with the state government’s preparation in facing the floods this year. He said all the preparations by state flood committee were smoothly organised with elected representatives and heads of departments were seen to have gone to the ground to meet […]

‘Motorcycle Taxi’ Service Illegal – Transport Ministry

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 24 – The Transport Ministry has never issued any permit or licence to offer ‘motorcycle taxi’ services to the public. Deputy Transport Minister Datuk Ab Aziz Kaprawi said the facility, also known as ‘Dego Ride’, was unlawful under the Road Transport Act 1987. “So far, no licences have been issued for motorcycle […]

Sarawak Confident Of Achieving Rural Poverty Eradication Target By 2020

SIBU, Jan 24 – Sarawak is confident of achieving its rural poverty eradication target by 2020. Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas said various economic enhancement programmes for the hardcore poor and needy community would be implemented this year through 31 agencies coordinated by the respective Resident Offices of the 12 divisions in […]

Malaysia Not Surprised With Trump’s TPPA Withdrawal Announcement – Mustapa

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 24 – Malaysia is not surprised with President Donald Trump’s official announcement to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) and will continue to engage with the new administration to strengthen bilateral and economic relations. In a statement today, Minister of International Trade and Industry, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed, said Malaysia will, […]

Sabah Continues To Improve Livelihoods, Maintain Harmony

KOTA KINABALU, Jan 23 – The government strives to ensure the people continue to experience and feel the benefit of living in a country that always worked towards improving livelihoods and maintaining harmony and stability. Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman said this was backed by the state government’s commitment to ensure political stability, […]

Malaysia, Other 10 TPPA Members To Discuss Next Course Of Action

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 23 – Following the announcement by the United States (US) on its withdrawal from the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), Malaysia and the 10-other members will hold a meeting to discuss the next course of action on the world’s largest trade deal. Second Minister of International Trade and Industry Datuk Seri Ong […]

Perak To Dismantle Illegal Telecommunications Towers

IPOH, Jan 23 – The Perak government is to dismantle all illegally erected telecommunications towers and those for which the annual permits are not being paid. Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir said today there were more than 2,800 such towers belonging to various telcos in the state. “So far, we have only […]

M’sian Capital Market To Be Well-Established, Developed By 2050

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 23 – Bursa Malaysia Bhd Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Seri Tajuddin Atan, hopes the Malaysian capital market will be well-established and developed by 2050, with greater financial literacy especially among the youth community. “My aspiration, by 2050, (is for) Malaysia to be a well-established, developed market and a regional marketplace that provides […]

Look Beyond ‘Winners And Losers’ Notions To Resolve South China Sea Disputes – Hishammuddin

SINGAPORE, Jan 23 – Malaysia today called on all parties to “look beyond tired and childish notions of winners and losers” in resolving South China Sea territorial disputes. Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein said Malaysia firmly and unequivocally believed that these disputes can only be resolved through diplomacy and via multilateral institutions such […]

TN50 To Prepare, Complement Nation’s Economic Structure After If Achieves High-Income Status By 2020 – Matrade

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 22 – The National Transformation 2050 (TN50) roadmap will prepare and complement the country’s economic structure after it achieves the high-income and developed nation status by 2020, said Malaysia External Trade Development Corp (MATRADE). Its Chief Executive Officer Datuk Dzulkifli Mahmud, said Malaysia’s agenda after achieving the goals of Vision 2020 would […]



[ Log in ]
Optimization WordPress Plugins & Solutions by W3 EDGE