KUALA LUMPUR: Sepanggar Umno chief Datuk Yakubah Khan is among the five individuals sworn in as senators before Senate president Tan Sri S.A. Vigneswaran at Dewan Negara here today.
The other four were Sarawak’s Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Wanita...
KUCHING: It has been suggested that the coming sitting of Parliament should be done online in order to adhere to the movement control order (MCO) and avoid the cost and problems of resolving the attendant difficulties.
When making this suggestion,...
I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be the one or the other. – Napoleon Bonaparte, French statesman and military leader
We have about a week more to...
JAPAN: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe informed both chambers of parliament of his intention to declare a state of emergency in Tokyo and six other prefectures as the number of cases nears 4,000, reported Sputnik news agency.
“To prevent the...
The Dewan Rakyat sitting initially scheduled to begin on March 9 has
been postponed to Monday, May 18.
Speaker Tan Sri Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof said he has received the letter of
notification calling for the sitting of the House of
Representatives signed by Prime...
CHILD CARE CENTRES
KUALA LUMPUR: Government agencies, particularly
those with shift workers and which are in need of child care centres, were
urged yesterday by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan
Ismail to apply for funding made available through a RM30 million...
The Dewan Negara yesterday approved the Supply Bill (Budget) 2020, which has
allocated RM297 billion for the year’s expenditure.
president of the senate Datuk Halim Abdul Samad announced the decision at
The Bill was
unanimously approved by members of the senate after...
Dewan Negara president Tan Sri S. A. Vigneswaran today announced another
milestone in the Malaysian Parliament history with the formation of the first
Dewan Negara Caucus.
He said the
formation of the caucus was unanimously agreed by the Dewan Negara Select