Tuesday, September 21, 2021

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Applicants who failed to get a place in public universities may send in appeal

KUALA LUMPUR: Applicants who failed to get a place in Public Universities (UA) may submit an appeal, 11 days after the announcement to check the results of admissions to UAs for the 2021/2022 session on Wednesday (Sept 15). The Higher...

8,077 candidates to resit SPM from Sept 21

PUTRAJAYA: The Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia Ulangan (SPMU) 2021 will be conducted from Sept 21 to 23 with 8,077 candidates registered to sit for the examination. The Examination Board (LP) in a statement today said 1,568 examination personnel have been appointed...

Gov’t agrees to Covid-19 vaccine booster shots, high-risk groups given priority

KUALA LUMPUR: The government has agreed to administer Covid-19 vaccine booster shots as part of efforts to increase protection among vulnerable groups against the deadly virus. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said priority will be given to high-risk...

Govt-Opposition MOU will end come next election

By Petronella Felix KUCHING: An academician believed that the ‘Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Political Stability and Transformation’ between the federal government and Opposition was a temporary agreement that would dissolve once the next general election comes. Senior lecturer with Universiti...

1,665 vacancies in fire and rescue dept need to be filled soon

JOHOR BAHRU: A total of 1,665 posts in the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba), involving various ranks, will be filled soon to further enhance the department’s preparedness in rescue operations. Deputy Housing and Local Government Minister Datuk Seri Dr...

No entry of foreign workers, including maids, until Dec 31

PUTRAJAYA: Private employment agencies that are registered with the Ministry of Human Resources are advised not to make any statements or advertisements that mislead employers on entry of foreign maids into the country. Human Resources Minister Datuk Seri M. Saravanan...

All MOE registered private kindergartens can resume operations

KUALA LUMPUR: The relaxation to allow operations of kindergartens from last Friday includes all private kindergartens and kindergartens at private schools, international schools and expatriate schools that are registered with the Ministry of Education (MOE). As announced by Prime Minister...

New Covid cases dip to 18,815; Sarawak still top with 3,660

KUALA LUMPUR: New Covid-19 cases in Malaysia dropped slightly to 18,815 today from 19,495 yesterday, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. In infographics shared on his Twitter and Facebook accounts, he said this brought the cumulative number...

Malaysia Covid-19 memorial website created in remembrance of victims

KUALA LUMPUR: A website known as ‘Malaysia COVID-19 Memorial’ to remember and honour the individuals who died from the viral infection has been developed by a multiracial and multireligious group of volunteers. The volunteer team said in a statement today...

1,520 passengers on eight flights flew to Langkawi under travel bubble project

PUTRAJAYA: A total of 1,520 travellers flew to Langkawi on eight flights under the Langkawi Domestic Tourism Bubble pilot project today. Transport Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong said they travelled via Malaysia Airlines (four flights), Air Asia (three...

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Gifts of hand sanitisers for departments

MIRI: The Malaysian Red Crescent (MRC) Miri District distributed 380 bottles of one-litre liquid hand sanitisers to the Community...