GEORGE TOWN, Oct 1 – Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng asked Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak, who reportedly claiming that Malaysians prefer slower broadband speeds. He said he had failed to understand the rationale of the minister claiming that Malaysians prefer “snail-pace” broadband to “cheetah-pace” with describing that the statement was
KOTA BAHARU, Sept 30 – The PAS vice-president Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah who is also Kelantan Deputy Menteri Besar claimed that there were not all voters from the Chinese community support DAP. He said this was based on a research by PAS after the party confirmed severing ties with DAP at its annual assembly in June.
PUTRAJAYA, Sept 30 – Housing and Local Government Ministry Secretary-General Datuk Mohammad Mentek said there were around 54,000kg of recyclable materials have been collected in seven states over the past three weeks after implementation of the solid waste separation at source, which took effect on Sept 1. Urban Wellbeing, He said in Pahang, the
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 30 – The new retail price for petrol and diesel for October will increased by 10 sen per litre in October effective at midnight tonight. The new price after Goods and Services Tax (GST), the retail price of petrol and diesel for the month of October 2015 is as follows: RON95
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 30 – Thirty-four major roads including three highways around Kuala Lumpur will be completely closed in stages for the Standard Chartered KL Marathon 2015 this Sunday (Oct 4). Kuala Lumpur Traffic Investigation and Legal staff officer DSP S. Markandan said the closure of roads would start as early as
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 30 – The Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak on Tuesday said that Malaysian government is focusing on speed, coverage and affordability on the nation’s Internet development and will ensure that by 2020, at least 95 per cent of Malaysians will have Internet access.
CYBERJAYA, Sept 30 – Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) Head of Division for Market Regulation Laila Hassan said that Malaysia is on the track in expanding of the communication capacity and coverage towards becoming a smart nation by 2020. “This was based on the Industry Performance Report 2014, Malaysia’s mobile
GEORGE TOWN, Sept 29 – Animal welfare NGO Worldwide Veterinary Service (WVS) is able to rapidly deploy 40,000 doses of rabies vaccination once their usage in a mass vaccination program was approval by Putrajaya. WVS CEO Dr Luke Gamble said that the vaccines will be sponsored and estimated the cost to be about
KUALA TERENGGANU, Sept 29 – The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) should be included as one of the law enforcement agencies regulated by the Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC). EAIC chairman Datuk Yaacob Md Sam said under the Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission Act 2009 (Act 700), EAIC’s role was to accept complaints from
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 29 – The Health Ministry has refuted news portal articles which claimed that there was no magnetic resonance imaging for former opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim while he was detained in the Sungai Buloh prison. Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said two MRI were done on
SINGAPORE, Sept 29 – The complete list of Singapore New Cabinet appointments by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Monday as follows: PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE Lee Hsien Loong – Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean – Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Tharman Shanmugaratnam – Deputy Prime Minister and
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 29 – Six men have been charged with the murder of Deputy Public Prosecutor Anthony Kevin Morais while two others, including a military doctor, were accused of abetting the offence. Seven of them were charged at the Magistrate’s Court here while another was charged at Petaling Jaya Magistrate’s Court.
PUTRAJAYA, Sept 28 – Education Ministry in a statement ordered all schools in Melaka and Johor to be closed tomorrow following a deterioration in the Air Pollutant Index (API) reading recorded in both states. The Education Ministry in a statement Monday informed that the decision was based on the monitoring throughout the country found that
PUTRAJAYA, Sept 28 – The Education Ministry in a statement on Monday said that several schools in several states and areas to be closed today due to the haze will open as usual tomorrow following the improvement in air quality with a drop in the Air Pollutant Index (API). However,
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28 – The Malaysian Meteorological Department is preparing to conduct cloud seeding if the Air Pollutant Index (API) remains at an unhealthy level, between 101 and 200 after 72 hours, beginning on Saturday evening. Senior Meteorological Officer Dr Mohd Hisham Mohd Anip said the survey which began at 5 pm
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28 – Youth and Sports Minister Khairy called on all Malaysians to practise a healthy lifestyle by making sports to become their culture which it will be with in the coming National Sports Day celebration on Oct 10, 2015. He said by practising a healthy lifestyle, they could help the government
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28 – Kuala Lumpur Crimes Investigation Department chief Datuk Zainuddin Ahmad said that the eight suspects were involved in the murder case of Anthony Kevin Morais will be charged in the Petaling Jaya Magistrate’s Court and Jalan Duta Magistrate’s Court on today. He said one of the suspects involved
BELAGA, Sept 28 – Barisan Nasional (BN) Youth leader Khairy Jamaluddin said they will discuss with the Sarawak BN Youth on their strategy for the Sarawak state election expected to be held early next year. He said he would meet Sarawak BN Youth leader Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof soon to discuss the matter.
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 28 – The Coalition of Malay NGOs chairman Datuk Jamal Md Yunus was freed by police on Saturday night 8.30 pm at the Dang Wangi District Police Headquarters. Kuala Lumpur CID chief Datuk Zainuddin Ahmad had also been confirmed the matter on Saturday night. When Jamal meet by reporters
KEMAMAN, Sept 27 – The Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek has directed its agencies to make early preparations to ensure adequate food supply is available in the event of flood in this coming November. He told reporters when attending a bird (zebra dove) trapping competition at Felda