Malaysia Malay Mail Thu, 22 Apr 2021 16:44:05 +0800Finance minister: Govt approved RM1.38b for Penjana SME programme as of April 9
KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — The government has approved 7,387 applications for financing totalling RM1.38 billion under the Penjana Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Financing programme as of April 9, 2021. In the 50th Inter-Agencies Economic...Thu, 22 Apr 2021 16:42:05 +0800Ambiga on street advocacy, leading Bersih 2.0 and meeting ‘the bully boys in authority’ head on
KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Datuk Ambiga Sreenevasan today shared how she incorporated her experience as a lawyer into her advocacy for clean and fair elections as the leader of the Bersih 2.0 movement, and how she pressed on amid her family’s...Thu, 22 Apr 2021 16:33:44 +0800Setback in Anwar’s legal challenge against PM’s Emergency advice: Court refuses leave to hear lawsuit
KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — The High Court today dismissed PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s application for leave to proceed with his lawsuit against the prime minister and the Malaysian government over their alleged unlawful advice to the.....Thu, 22 Apr 2021 16:29:23 +0800Man in Kuching fined RM1,500 for punching girlfriend in the face
KUCHING. April 22 — A Magistrates’ Court here today fined a self-employed man RM1,500 in default five months in prison for punching his 21-year-old girlfriend in the face. Magistrate Zaitom Anuar convicted Asfarizan Jeffrin Zaini, 28, on his own....Thu, 22 Apr 2021 16:23:08 +0800Rohingya activist in Malaysia urges UNHCR to expedite resettlement after enduring death threats for one year
KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Rohingya Muslim refugee and activist Zafar Ahmad Abdul Ghani has urged the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to reconsider his application for resettlement after living in Malaysia for almost 30 years......