Monday, April 19, 2021

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MAS allows passenger to postpone flight

KUALA LUMPUR: In view of the recent earthquake in Osaka, Japan, Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will allow passengers travelling from June 19 to 30 to postpone their travel between Kuala Lumpur and Kansai. “Passengers travelling from June 19 until 30,...

Malaysia’s supply of rice sufficient

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia faces no problems in terms of sufficient supply of rice in the country, the Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Ministry said yesterday. The secretary of the ministry’s Paddy and Rice Industry Division, Shamsuddin Ismail, said the country produced...

Eight BN reps sworn in as Perlis Executive Councillors Development

ARAU: Eight Barisan Nasional (BN) State Assemblymen took their oath of office as Perlis state Executive Councillors yesterday in what is seen as an end to the political crisis that had erupted over the choice of Menteri Besar. Only...

260 simulator machines found in Sungai Buloh

SUNGAI BULOH : Police have  found 260 simulator machines believed to  be used for gambling in a raid at a store in Sungai Buloh  Kampung Baru, Selangor. Selangor police chief, Datuk Mazlan Mansor said the raid  at 8.30am was...

22 controlled items for Aidilfitri announced

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday announced the list of 22 controlled items listed under the Price Control Scheme for Aidilfitri 2018. In a statement yesterday, Dr Mahathir said the implementation of the scheme will take effect from June 8 to...

Dr M to appear in road safety campaign video – Loke

SEREMBAN: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will appear in a road safety campaign in conjunction with the Aidilfitri celebration. Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook said the short video, which was part of the Road Safety Department campaign, would...

M’sia-Thai police raid in Penang cripples ‘Macau Scam’ syndicate

BANGKOK: A joint Malaysian-Thai police operation   in   Penang Wednesday night delivered a ‘double whammy’ for the underworld when it not only crippled a Taiwanese-led ‘Macau Scam’ syndicate but also uncovered name lists of high-ranking Thai officials. In the raid on...

Loke: M’sia will not rest until it secures justice for MH17

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is unwavering in its resolve to hold the perpetrators responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (MH17) in July 2014, accountable for their actions. Transport Minister Anthony Loke said that Malaysia and the other Dutch-led...

Warisan state gov’t moves towards restoring Sabah’s rights

SANDAKAN: Warisan has initiated a number of changes in less than 100 days after taking over the state government towards restoring Sabah’s rights. One of the measures is the ban on export of timber, which would create job opportunities...

Dr M: 10 per cent cut in entertainment allowance

PUTRAJAYA: The entertainment allowance of high-ranking government officials in Jusa A category and above will be reduced by 10 per cent effective July, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “This is a government cost-saving drive,” he said when...

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