PUTRAJAYA, Feb 19 – The government Friday cleared up the misconception over the reported recruitment of 1.5 million Bangladeshi workers, stating the figure represented the total number of Bangladeshis registered for jobs in 139 countries. Human Resource Minister Datuk Seri Richard Riot said 1.5 million Bangladeshis had registered with the Ministry
SAMARAHAN, Feb 19 – The government Friday announced it has put on hold the recruitment of workers from all source countries until it ascertains the actual manpower needs of industries. Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said the suspension would also enable the government to review the revised
GEORGE TOWN, Feb 19 – The Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) today urged smartphone users who plan to buy a new power bank to be more careful as many power bank was filled with sand. CAP discovered that cheap batteries were used for power storage and also sand-filled battery casings to make up
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 – Pos Malaysia Bhd will be issuing a Johor definitive stamp series themed ‘Garden Flowers’ on Feb 25. Pos Malaysia group chief executive officer Datuk Mohd Shukrie Mohd Salleh said the initiative was to celebrate the Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar’s coronation anniversary on March 23.
GEORGE TOWN, Feb 19 – Several city roads will be closed to traffic in stages on Feb 25 for the second phase of 2016 Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL). Penang Traffic Police chief Supt Roslan Ali said the road closures from 10.30 am will be from Jalan Pengkalan Weld to the city