KPDNKK To Impose Price Adjustments On Vape

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 9 – The Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry (KPDNKK) will impose price adjustments on e-cigarette or vape according to specific standards to ensure the safety of users. Its Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah said the ministry was in discussion with various agencies, including the Health

All Baling Flood Evacuees Return Home

BALING, Nov 9 – According to the Baling Welfare Department, all the flood evacuees in Baling have returned to their homes as the floodwaters have receded. Its officer, Syamsul Izrin Isahak said the six relief centres were closed at 5 pm after the evacuees had left. However, he said the department is prepared

Gerakan Wishes ‘Happy Deepavali’ To Malaysian Hindus

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 – Gerakan had been extended their greetings to Malaysian Hindus on the occasion of Deepavali, which falls on Tuesday, and called on Malaysians to “reinforce our commitment to face future uncertainties and challenges”. The Party president Datuk Mah Siew Keong said Malaysians should take inspiration and courage from “this

Myanmar’s General Election Ends Peacefully

YANGON, Nov 8 – Myanmar’s general election ended peacefully in the whole country Sunday, China’s Xinhua news agency reported. Polling stations closed at 4pm local times (5.30pm Malaysian time) and was followed by open counting of votes in the presence of contesting candidates, local and international observers and the public. The Union

Health Ministry Sets Up Special Committee On Vape

PETALING JAYA, Nov 8 – The Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said that they had been set up a special committee to resolve the issues associated with e-cigarette or vape. He said it will be chaired by the Director-General of Health Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah and has representatives from, among

MEVTA Proposes Guidelines On Sales Of Vape Liquid

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 8 – The Malaysian E-Vaporizers and Alternative Tobacco Association (MEVTA) has proposed that the government formulate guidelines on the sale of flavoured liquid products for electronic cigarettes to prevent entrepreneurs from suffering undue losses. “The guidelines were required before any operation against the sale of e-cigarette or vape

IP On Dr Mahathir To Be Referred To AGC In Two Weeks’ Time

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 8 – The investigation on former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad for making allegedly defamatory statements is almost completed. Deputy Inspector General of Police Datuk Seri Noor Rashid Ibrahim said the investigation paper (IP) would be referred to the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) for further action in two weeks’

1MDB Debate Dominates In Dewan Rakyat This Week

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 8 – The proposed of the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) open debate between its president and group executive director Arul Kanda Kandasamy and Public Accounts Committee (PAC) member Tony Pua dominated the Dewan Rakyat this week. When Arul Kanda agreed to Pua’s challenge last Saturday to have the debate,

Singapore, China Launch Of CSFTA Upgrade Negotiations

SINGAPORE, Nov 7 – Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and People’s Republic of China President Xi Jinping witnessed the launch of the China-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (CSFTA) upgrade negotiations. They also witnessed the signing of three Agreements to launch the third Government-to-Government (G-to-G) project based in Chongqing Municipality in Western

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