Wednesday, June 2, 2021

2020

10 of the Deadliest Natural Disasters in 2020

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Top Glove’s R&D arm ranks second highest among Malaysian patent applicants in 2020

KUALA LUMPUR: Top Glove Corporation Bhd’s research and development (R&D) arm, Top Glove International Sdn Bhd, has been ranked the second-highest Malaysian patent applicant for 2020 by the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO). It said although patent filings had...

Malaysia’s 2020 GDP growth is better than expected

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth for 2020 is better than expected and the country's economy has shown various signs of recovery, said Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz. Malaysia’s GDP contracted 3.4 per cent...

Customs Dept collects RM38.67 bln revenue in 2020

PUTRAJAYA: The Royal Malaysian Customs Department (Customs) collected a total of RM38.67 billion in revenue in 2020, exceeding the initial projection of RM36.30 billion, said Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz. Speaking at the virtually-held 39th World...

11,442 arrests for drug and substance abuse last year

KUCHING: For the whole of last year, Sarawak recorded 11,442 arrests related to drug and substance abuse activities, revealed Assistant Minister of Community Wellbeing Datuk Francis Harden Hollis. He said these arrests resulted from 6,892 operations carried out by the...

War against pandemic far from over

KUCHING: Although 2020 has finally ended, the war against the Covid-19 pandemic is far from over. Sarawak Health Department director Dr Chin Zin Hing opined that 2021 will be just as challenging as 2020. He said that the distribution of the...

Farewell brutal 2020; Welcome, 2021?

Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right. – Oprah Winfrey Oh! The visions, resolutions, high expectations, goals and dreams we had entering the year 2020. Several nations and many organisations had set grand targets...

Muhyiddin saved Malaysia

KUCHING: One good thing to come of this year was the appointment of Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin as prime minister, said political analyst Datuk Peter Minos. He said that despite being harassed and castigated at every turn by his political...
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Housewife, tutor first to be charged under Emergency Ordinance

KUALA LUMPUR: A housewife and a tutor are the first individuals in the country to be charged in court...
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