Malaysia Malay Mail

Fri, 20 May 2022 17:00:00 +0800
Transport Ministry to turn Labuan into Regional Maritime Hub
LABUAN, May 20 — The Ministry of Transport (MOT) has seen the potential of Labuan to be turned into a regional maritime...

Fri, 20 May 2022 16:32:00 +0800
Stats Dept: Malaysia’s labour market momentum escalated in Q1 2022
PUTRAJAYA, May 20 — Malaysia’s labour market momentum escalated in the first quarter of 2022 (Q1 2022) as both demand an...

Fri, 20 May 2022 16:00:00 +0800
DAP MP questions govt on delay in installing lockers for students to solve issue of heavy school bags
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — A former deputy minister asked the Ministry of Education (MoE) to provide a clear timeline on whe...

Fri, 20 May 2022 14:25:00 +0800
Sabah says tightening livestock restrictions to prevent FMD infections
KOTA KINABALU, May 20 — The Sabah Agriculture and Fisheries Ministry said today it is taking every precaution to prevent...

Fri, 20 May 2022 14:11:00 +0800
Home minister: Recovery programmes for drug users may solve over-crowding in prisons, addresses allegations by activists
KAJANG, May 18 — The launch of Mobile Recovery Treatment (MRT) Services for the National Anti Drug Agency (AADK) Drug Ad...

Fri, 20 May 2022 14:02:00 +0800
Hamzah calls for thorough discussion of newly-announced political funding Bill
KAJANG, May 20 — Bersatu secretary-general Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainudin has today said the Political Funding Bill must be...

Fri, 20 May 2022 13:55:00 +0800
Deputy minister: Tajuddin’s appointment as ambassador justified by role as BN backbenchers’ chairman
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Deputy Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin today said Datuk Seri Ta...

Fri, 20 May 2022 13:54:00 +0800
Foreign visa system trial: ‘KJ’ among several names appearing in UKSB’s cash payment records ledger, court hears
SHAH ALAM, May 20 — The initials "KJ" appeared in a ledger owned by Ultra Kirana Sdn Bhd (UKSB) for numerous cash paymen...

Fri, 20 May 2022 13:50:00 +0800
Sarawak govt says still waiting for federal feedback on its IRB director candidate
KUCHING, May 20 ― The Sarawak government has yet to receive any response from the Federal government regarding the ca...

Fri, 20 May 2022 13:41:00 +0800
Report: Court acquits first-ever case charged under Whistleblower Protection Act
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 —The first person ever to be charged under the Whistleblower Protection Act 2010 has reportedly bee...

Fri, 20 May 2022 13:33:00 +0800
DAP says confident in defending Penang seats in next general election, state remains as stronghold
GEORGE TOWN, May 20 — DAP is confident in defending its 19 state seats in Penang which it has defended for the last thre...

Fri, 20 May 2022 13:26:00 +0800
PM Ismail Sabri vows Sabah will catch up with rest of country under 'Keluarga Malaysia'
KOTA KINABALU, May 20 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaacob said today he wishes to close the development g...

Fri, 20 May 2022 12:47:00 +0800
Beruas MP urges action against heads of govt departments for setting 'dress code' to customers
IPOH, May 20 — Beruas MP Datuk Ngeh Koo Ham today said action should be taken against government heads of departments...

Fri, 20 May 2022 12:40:00 +0800
Removal of AP requirement for imported foodstuffs will not resolve spike in food prices, says Anthony Loke
GEORGE TOWN, May 20 — The removal of approved permit (AP) requirement to import foodstuffs will not resolve increasing p...

Fri, 20 May 2022 12:25:00 +0800
UKM becomes first Malaysian public university to open overseas with new branch in Qatar
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia said it (UKM) has become the first public university in Malaysia t...

Fri, 20 May 2022 11:58:00 +0800
Azmin Ali: US companies show confidence in Malaysia as investment destination of choice
LOS ANGELES, May 20 ― Companies in the United States (US) are confident that Malaysia is still an investment destinat...

Fri, 20 May 2022 11:48:00 +0800
Putrajaya committed to eradicating gap in development between Peninsular Malaysia and Sabah, says PM
KOTA KINABALU, May 20 — The federal government is making efforts to eradicate the development gap between Peninsular Mal...

Fri, 20 May 2022 11:46:00 +0800
Prosecution seeks to get Arul Kanda to testify against Najib in 1MDB audit report tampering trial
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — The prosecution today applied to have former 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) CEO Arul Kanda K...

Fri, 20 May 2022 10:55:00 +0800
Man dies in horror crocodile attack while crossing river in Sabah
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — A man was killed by a crocodile as he was crossing a river in Kinabatangan, Sabah yesterday. Ber...

Fri, 20 May 2022 10:53:00 +0800
Melaka Health director: Childcare centres recording more than four HFMD cases will be closed
MELAKA, May 20 ― Nurseries, kindergartens and childcare centres in Melaka recording more than four cases of hand, foo...

Fri, 20 May 2022 10:36:00 +0800
Minister: Authorities probing beef abattoirs in Australia for breaching halal requirements
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (Religious Affairs) Datuk Idris Ahmad said au...

Fri, 20 May 2022 10:25:00 +0800
Six months on, controversial ex-academic Kamarul Zaman confirms he is PM's aide
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Former Universiti Utara Malaysia lecturer Kamarul Zaman Yusoff, who was previously accused of sto...

Fri, 20 May 2022 09:52:00 +0800
CovidNow: 30.6pc of children in Malaysia fully vaxxed
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — A total of 1,085,977 or 30.6 per cent of children aged five to 11 in the country have completed...

Fri, 20 May 2022 09:39:00 +0800
Umno info chief: Abolishment of import APs not a hasty decision, needed to fight food inflation
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Umno information chief Shahril Sufian Hamdan today said that the abolishment of approved permits...

Fri, 20 May 2022 09:19:00 +0800
Rebutting Indonesian rep, transport minister denies trade restrictions with Malaysia involving small vessels
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Transport Minister Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong has reportedly denied a claim by the Indonesian Consul...

Fri, 20 May 2022 08:28:00 +0800
Sarawak rep calls for elevation of Daro into division
KUCHING, May 20 — The district of Daro should be elevated into a division to strengthen the administration and managemen...

Fri, 20 May 2022 08:23:00 +0800
Terms of settlement between Petronas, Sarawak state govt to be revealed at legislative assembly today
BINTULU, May 20 — The terms of the commercial settlement agreement signed between the Sarawak government and Petronas in...

Fri, 20 May 2022 07:10:00 +0800
Pakatan needs change by bringing in new blood and narrative for GE15, forum told
KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) must provide voters with a change of political narrative in addition to inje...

Fri, 20 May 2022 07:00:00 +0800
Dropping AP for food imports could jeopardise Malaysia’s production, stakeholders warn 
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — The government’s move to abolish approved permits (APs) for food imports was a short-term solutio...

Fri, 20 May 2022 07:00:00 +0800
Be the change you want to see, Young Syefura tells those criticising DAP as Chinese chauvinists
KUALA LUMPUR, May 20 — Malays who believe DAP to be Chinese-dominant can and should join the party to correct this direc...

Thu, 19 May 2022 22:44:00 +0800
HFMD: Cases rise in Sabah, Terengganu and Perak
KUALA LUMPUR, May 19 — Cases of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) continue to rise in Sabah, Terengganu and Perak but...

Thu, 19 May 2022 22:34:00 +0800
E-hailing driver arrested for allegedly outraging modesty of woman
JOHOR BARU, May 19 — An e-hailing driver was arrested after he was believed to have outraged the modesty of a female pas...

Thu, 19 May 2022 22:31:00 +0800
EC: April supplementary electoral roll open for review
KUALA LUMPUR, May 19 — The Supplementary Electoral Roll for April 2022 (DPT BLN4/2022), which was verified and gazetted...

Thu, 19 May 2022 22:19:00 +0800
Ten Kedah exco members sworn in, will assume existing portfolios
ALOR SETAR, May 19 — All 10 Kedah State Executive Councillors who have served for a period of two years since the change...

Thu, 19 May 2022 21:08:00 +0800
Selangor sets five policies for operation of recycled plastic waste to prevent pollution
SHAH ALAM, May 19 — The Selangor government has set five policies with regard to the operation of factories and premises...

Thu, 19 May 2022 21:03:00 +0800
Johor MCA’s Jason Teoh hopeful about BN’s comeback in Iskandar Puteri for coming polls
JOHOR BARU, May 19 — Iskandar Puteri MCA is optimistic that there will be a swing in its favour in the parliamentary ele...

Thu, 19 May 2022 20:43:00 +0800
Malaysia’s biggest telcos seek majority stake in 5G agency, according to document
KUALA LUMPUR, May 19 — Malaysia’s four largest telecommunications firms are seeking a majority stake in a state 5G agenc...

Thu, 19 May 2022 20:37:00 +0800
Bullying also happening in Sarawak hospitals, Satok rep says
KUCHING, May 19 — Satok assemblyman Datuk Ibrahim Baki today alleged that the bullying of housemen was also happening in...

Thu, 19 May 2022 20:21:00 +0800
Stats Dept: Malaysia’s labour productivity up by 2.7pc in Q1 2022
PUTRAJAYA, May 19 — Malaysia’s labour productivity as measured by value-added per employment picked up in the first quar...

Thu, 19 May 2022 19:59:00 +0800
Sindumin rep who quit Warisan set to join Umno 
KOTA KINABALU, May 19 — Sindumin assemblyman Datuk Yusof Yaacob said he has applied to join a Barisan Nasional party, be...

Thu, 19 May 2022 19:56:00 +0800
Civil suit by family of murdered Altantuya Shaariibuu: No orders from senior officers for Sirul Azhar to remove firearm, court told
SHAH ALAM, May 19 — The High Court here, which is hearing a civil suit by the family of murdered Mongolian national, Alt...

Thu, 19 May 2022 19:45:00 +0800
Musa Aman sets comeback talk going with appearance at Sabah BN Aidilfitri do
KOTA KINABALU, May 19 — Former chief minister Tan Sri Musa Aman’s appearance at the Sabah Barisan Nasional Hari Raya ope...

Thu, 19 May 2022 19:30:00 +0800
In Johor Baru, food rider pleads guilty to improper use of network service by sending obscene communication
JOHOR BARU, May 19 — A e-hailing food rider pleaded guilty in the Sessions Court here today to two counts of improper us...

Thu, 19 May 2022 19:18:00 +0800
Cops foil drugs smuggling attempt worth RM1 million at KLIA cargo
SEPANG, May 19 — The police foiled attempts to smuggle syabu from the Klang Valley to Sabah and Sarawak through courier...

Thu, 19 May 2022 18:57:00 +0800
Health Ministry studying proposal not to allow tobacco product display
KUALA LUMPUR, May 19 — The Ministry of Health (MOH) is studying a proposal to not allow the display of tobacco product b...

Thu, 19 May 2022 18:39:00 +0800
PM Ismail Sabri: Political funding bill's policy scope to be tabled to Cabinet
KUALA LUMPUR, May 19 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said the government has agreed in principle to the...

Thu, 19 May 2022 18:29:00 +0800
Remains of senior citizen who died at Gunung Yong brought down by helicopter
IPOH, May 19 — The body of a senior citizen who died on Tuesday while hiking at Gunung Yong Belar in Ulu Kinta near here...

Thu, 19 May 2022 17:49:00 +0800
Tanjung City Marina project developer insists footprint of heritage godowns still intact
GEORGE TOWN, May 19 — The Tanjung City Marina redevelopment project developer, MPDT Capital Berhad, has said the main st...

Thu, 19 May 2022 17:25:00 +0800
DBKL to set up task force to address strata property issues
KUALA LUMPUR, May 19 — Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will set up a task force immediately to address the problems faced...

Thu, 19 May 2022 17:18:00 +0800
Decision on Cradle Fund CEO’s murder case postponed to June 21
SHAH ALAM, May 19 — The decision on Cradle Fund chief executive Officer (CEO) Nazrin Hassan’s murder case, whether Samir...

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