Thursday, October 28, 2021

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MPT launches e-payment service

TAWAU: The Tawau Municipal Council (MPT) yesterday launched an electronic payment system, MPTPay, to make it easier for the locals to pay assessment rates and land tax via mobile phones and computers. MPT President, Alijus Sipil said the application, which...

KPKT to coordinate all housing-related entities

PUTRAJAYA: A Cabinet paper on the proposal to coordinate all housing-related entities under the Housing and Local Government Ministry will be tabled in a month’s time, says Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin. She said the paper was aimed at enabling all...

British High Commissioner calls on Muhyiddin

PUTRAJAYA: British High Commissioner to Malaysia Vicki Treadell yesterday called on Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin at his office here. She reportedly discussed matters pertaining to bilateral, regional and international issues with Muhyiddin. Treadell is the first head of a...

New minimum wage to be announced in August

PUTRAJAYA: The government will make an announcement on the new minimum salary for the private sector by August. Human Resources Minister M.Kulasegaran said the National Wage Consultative Council (MPGN) would hold a meeting on June 13 to deliberate on the...

RTD to open bidding for “Malaysia” plate numbers

PUTRAJAYA: The Road Transport Department (RTD) will open the bidding for the special “Malaysia” series of vehicle registration numbers from July 2 to 16, in conjunction with the 61st Merdeka Day celebrations, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook. He...

Three killed in collision involving two lorries, bus in Pagoh

MUAR: Three people were killed in a collision involving two lorries and an express bus at KM142.4 of the North-South Highway (south-bound) near the Pagoh exit here yesterday. Muar Fire and Rescue Department Chief, Marzuki Ismail said the dead were...

Muhyiddin denies being approached by individual over foreign workers

KUALA LUMPUR: Home Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Mohd Yassin has denied claims on social media that he had met with an individual allegedly involved in a syndicate to bring in foreign workers from Bangladesh. “I wish to clarify that I...

Negeri Sembilan Pekerti’s constitution to be amended

SEREMBAN: The proposal to amend the constitution of Welfare Association of Wives of Senior Government Servants and Elected Representatives of Negeri Sembilan (Pekerti) was among the issues discussed at the association’s special meeting yesterday. State Women’s Affairs, Family and Welfare...

Call for public to donate blood to stock supply for Aidilfitri

KUALA TERENGGANU: Terengganu Health director Dr Mohammad Omar today called on the public, especially in Kuala Terengganu, to donate blood to ensure that the blood supply at the Sultanah Nur Zahirah Hospital (HSNZ) Blood Bank Unit is sufficient throughout...

Mercy distributes food assistance to Penampang flood victims

PENAMPANG: Mercy Malaysia Sabah Chapter yesterday began distributing food assistance to villagers affected by flood since May 29 (Thursday) in Penampang here. Its chairman, Dr Anbarasu Ramalingam said the effort was part of Mercy Malaysia’s objective to fulfil the needs...

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NGO adds another family under its care

KUCHING: Hope Place Kuching has recently taken five-year-old Teo You Feng and his family under its care.  The non-governmental organisation...