Four NGOs Urge Milk Product Manufacturers To Declare Contents

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 15 – Four NGOs urged all milk and milk product manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors on Thursday to specify the ingredients in their products to indicate whether non-vegetarian elements have been used in the production. They are the Penang Hindu Association (PHA), Malaysia Hindhudharmamamndram Penang, Global Integrated Transcendental Association

United States Strongly Condemns Terrorist Attack In Jakarta

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 15 – The United States condemns in the strongest terms the terrorist attack today in Jakarta, Indonesia on Thursday that killed and wounded several including law enforcement officers, NSC Spokesperson said in the statement here today. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of the

Proton To Increase Car Prices After CNY

PETALING JAYA, Jan 14 – National carmaker Proton Holdings Bhd says it may have to increase its car prices after Chinese New Year (CNY) in February with the rising costs of imported parts due to the depreciating ringgit. Chief Executive Officer Datuk Harith Abdullah said the ringgit level now is lower

Najib: “I Have The Right To Defend My Dignity”

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak stressed that he had the right to defend his dignity and reputation by taking legal action against those who slandered him. He said as a Malaysian holding the position of prime minister, Finance minister, member of parliament and as a

IGP: No Compromise For Cops Involved In Crime

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 – Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar denied that police acted to protect their officers and staff involved in criminal activities, as alleged. He stressed that any police personnel involved in crime could not escape legal action. “No one will be given protection regardless of their

Wisma Putra: No Malaysians Affected By Jakarta Blasts

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 14 – No Malaysians were affected by the bomb explosions in Jakarta Thursday, said Wisma Putra. It said in a statement here on Thursday that the Embassy of Malaysia in Jakarta is monitoring the situation closely. Meanwhile, Wisma Putra advised Malaysian citizens residing in and travelling to Jakarta to be

Jakarta Locals Create Hashtag After Facebook Misses Safety Check

JAKARTA, Jan 14 – At least three blasts, followed by a multiple-hour-long gun battle, left seven people dead (including four attackers), spreading horror throughout Indonesia’s capital city of Jakarta today, according to the most recent reports by Associated Press. During the attack and in the immediate hours afterwards, Facebook failed to implement its ‘Safety

Penang Will Not Approve Any 1MDB Land Transactions

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 14 – Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng hold a press conference on Wednesday at his office, Komtar here said that the Penang State Government will not approve the any transaction of land which involving 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) in the state unless strategic sovereign wealth fund clarifies all the

El Nino: Penangites Urged To Reduce Water Consumption

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 14 – The Penang Water Supply Corporation Sdn Bhd (PBAPP) on Wednesday urged Penangites to reduce water consumption following the dry spell brought about by the El Nino phenomenon. Its Chief Executive Officer Datuk Jaseni Maidinsa told reporters here Wednesday that PBAPP had activated its water supply alert status

Malaysia Strongly Condemns Terrorist Attack In Istanbul

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 14 – Malaysia has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Istanbul on Tuesday that claimed at least 10 lives and injured 15 other people. The foreign ministry said Wednesday the Malaysian government expressed its deepest condolences to the government and people of Turkey as well as to the families of

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