Malaysia Malay Mail

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:40:58 +0800
Malaysian Media Council Bill to be tabled in Parliament in June, says Fahmi
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 21 — The Malaysian Media Council Bill will be tabled in Parliament in June, according to Communications M...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:35:22 +0800
Fahmi: PM Anwar to chair special meeting on Johor-Singapore Special Economic Zone next week 
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 21 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will be chairing a special meeting on Johor-Singapore Specia...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:24:07 +0800
CelcomDigi: Network integration 35pc completed, up to 26pc improvement in download speed
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — CelcomDigi Berhad (CelcomDigi) has recently announced its Q4 2023 and full-year 2023 results. Acc...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:15:22 +0800
Religious affairs deputy minister: Syariah Prosecution Dept to be established to strengthen Shariah legal ecosystem
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 21 — The Malaysian Syariah Prosecution Department (JPSM) will be established to further strengthen the Sy...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 16:59:11 +0800
King, Queen convey condolences to Taib’s family
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — His Majesty Sultan Ibrahim, King of Malaysia today conveyed his condolences to the family of form...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:05:59 +0800
Home minister says three local NGO leaders flagged by FBI have no extremist links
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 21 — Home Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail said three leaders of local Islamic non-governmen...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 16:29:16 +0800
Sarawak DAP chief: Taib laid strong foundation for present govt to move state towards brighter future
KUCHING, Feb 21 — The late Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud had laid a strong foundation for the present state government...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 16:24:34 +0800
My family lost a friend, says deputy premier of Taib’s death
KUCHING, Feb 21 — Deputy Premier Datuk Amar Dr Sim Kui Hian said today his family lost a friend with the passing of Tun...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 16:18:58 +0800
Tributes pour in for Taib Mahmud 
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — Behind his strict style of leadership, Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud was also a generous leader who cared...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 16:11:02 +0800
Duck farm discharge did not affect treated water quality in Penang, says state water company 
GEORGE TOWN, Feb 21 — The Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBAPP) has confirmed that the recent discharge from a duck fa...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:51:52 +0800
In Miri, ‘Duriankimchi’ content creator fined RM10,000 for insulting Iban costume
MIRI, Feb 21 ― The Sessions Court here today fined content creator Ryzal Ibrahim, who created the ‘Duriankimchi’ YouT...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:48:24 +0800
Home minister says police and state Islamic authorities will investigate man who claims to be Prophet Muhammad’s descendant
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 21 — Home Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail today said the authorities will look into the act...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:32:49 +0800
Home minister to present proposed citizenship revisions to Cabinet next month
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 21 — The much talked about proposed amendments to the Federal Constitution regarding Malaysian citizenshi...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:28:25 +0800
Taib’s body flown to Kuching
SUBANG, Feb 21 — The body of former Sarawak governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud has departed the air force base in Subang...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:09:05 +0800
Taib Mahmud devoted his life to public service, says Sarawak tourism minister
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21— Sarawak Tourism, Creative Industry and Performing Arts Minister Datuk Seri Abdul Karim Rahman Hamz...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 15:02:06 +0800
Former property manager charged in KL with money laundering involving RM40,000
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — A former property manager pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to a charge of tran...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:57:42 +0800
Johor targets reviving one abandoned and five sick projects this year, says exco
JOHOR BARU, Feb 21 — The Johor state government aims to revive one abandoned and five sick projects across four district...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:53:06 +0800
Designated outdoor smoking areas only way to protect non-smokers from second-hand smoke, says consumers group
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — The Federation of Malaysian Consumers Association (Fomca) today said the only way to protect non-...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:12:56 +0800
Taib architect of united and modern Sarawak, says deputy premier
KUCHING, Feb 21 ― The late Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud was the architect of a united and modern Sarawak, said Dep...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:07:46 +0800
We will continue Taib Mahmud's legacy, says Sarawak premier
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― Sarawak Premier Tan Sri Abang Johari Tun Openg pledges to continue the former Governor and Chi...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 13:23:51 +0800
Selangor Sultan chairs 265th meeting of Conference of Rulers
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― The Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah, today chaired the 265th meeting of the...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 13:07:22 +0800
Giant Sarawak flag in Kuching to fly at half-mast
KUCHING, Feb 21 ― Giant Sarawak flag at Dataran Ibu Pertiwi was flown at half-mast as a sign of respect for former Sa...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 12:49:51 +0800
Taib’s remarkable legacy will be cherished by Sarawakians, says Dewan Negara president
KUCHING, Feb 21 ― Former Sarawak governor and chief minister Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud left a remarkable legacy...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 12:33:39 +0800
Hajiji: Sarawak has lost a leader who contributed greatly to state development
KOTA KINABALU, Feb 21 ― Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Hajiji Noor expressed his condolences to the family of the fo...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 12:30:45 +0800
Parti Rakyat Malaysia: Penang’s early publicity exercise for draft local plan not up to law
GEORGE TOWN, Feb 21 — The Penang Island City Council’s (MBPP) early publicity exercise for its draft local plan does not...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 12:03:19 +0800
Funeral prayers held for Taib at National Mosque in KL
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― Funeral prayers were held for former Yang Dipertua Negeri of Sarawak Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud at the...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 11:59:18 +0800
Get Media Council going first before launching new journalism code of ethics, lawyers' group tells Putrajaya
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — Lawyers For Liberty (LFL) has today condemned Putrajaya for launching the revamped code of ethics...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 11:55:57 +0800
Penang water company denies effluents released into Sungai Kulim affected treated water quality
GEORGE TOWN, Feb 21 — Effluents discharged into Sungai Air Merah, which feeds into Sungai Kulim, a few days ago have not...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 11:39:43 +0800
Najib pays tribute to Taib, sends condolences to people of Sarawak
KUCHING, Feb 21 ― Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has paid tribute to the former Head of State Tun Pehin...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 11:23:04 +0800
Bumi group wants Putrajaya to revive National Paddy and Rice Board, says better regulation
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — The Bumiputera Rice Association of Malaysia (Barim) has urged the government to bring back the Na...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 11:01:48 +0800
Taib’s death has left a void in hearts of Sarawakians, says state minister
KUCHING, Feb 21 ― The passing of former governor Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud has left a significant void in the h...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 10:53:40 +0800
PM Anwar: Madani govt extends condolences to Taib Mahmud's family, people of Sarawak
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― The administration of the Madani government today expressed its condolences to the family of f...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 10:41:55 +0800
Cabinet ministers extend condolences to Taib Mahmud’s family
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― Cabinet ministers expressed their condolences to the family of former Yang Dipertua Negeri of...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 10:23:35 +0800
State funeral to be held for Taib, two days mourning starting today
KUCHING, Feb 21 ― A state funeral will be held for the late Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud tomorrow with two days of...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 10:16:33 +0800
Taib Mahmud's remains brought to National Mosque in KL
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― The remains of former Yang di-Pertua Negeri of Sarawak Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud, 87, who died ear...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 10:09:22 +0800
Report: Klang Valley motorists spend RM6.5b on fuel a year due to traffic jams
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — Motorists in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor spend approximately RM6.8 billion annually on petrol while...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 10:02:43 +0800
Taib's passing a great loss to Sarawak and country, says DPM Fadillah
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 ― Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof described the passing of former Yang Dipertua...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 09:41:09 +0800
Doctors back designated smoking areas, but say plan must prioritise public than smokers
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — The Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) has declared its support for the Health Ministry's propos...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 09:21:07 +0800
After Mirzan, Mokhzani Mahathir gets 30 extra days to declare assets to MACC
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — Another son of former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir, Tan Sri Mokhzani Mahathir, has been granted...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 08:59:10 +0800
Mutang Tagal’s journey from Ba Kelalan to Dewan Negara
MIRI, Feb 21 ― Datuk Mutang Tagal’s journey from his childhood days in a far-flung village on the highlands of Ba Kel...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 08:52:15 +0800
Mutang’s appointment as Dewan Negara president affirms inclusivity in unity govt, says Sarawak deputy minister Gerawat
MIRI, Feb 21 ― Datuk Mutang Tagal’s appointment as President of the Dewan Negara affirms the inclusive, progressive a...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 08:39:40 +0800
Heritage association chairman Minos supports suggestion for Gawai Dayak, Pesta Kaamatan made national public holidays
KUCHING, Feb 21 ― The recognition of Gawai Dayak and Pesta Kaamatan as national public holidays will have significant...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 07:43:47 +0800
Study warns of 'brain drain', finds three in four Malaysians living, working in Singapore skilled or semi-skilled
SINGAPORE, Feb 21 — Amid concerns of a “brain drain” of skilled workers leaving Malaysia, an official study into Mala...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 07:14:27 +0800
Former Sarawak governor Taib Mahmud dies aged 87
KUCHING, Feb 21 ― Former Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud has passed away at the age of 87. His daug...

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 07:00:00 +0800
At forum, calls for Pardons Board reforms to remove political appointees
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — The Pardons Board needs massive reforms beginning with the removal political appointees, said Mal...

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 23:45:26 +0800
Chants of ‘Merdeka’ fill the air in Banda Hilir after 68 years
MELAKA, Feb 20 — Sixty-eight years ago, on this day, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, who later became the nation’s firs...

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 23:30:59 +0800
Perak Fire and Rescue Dept: Woman found dead in locked car in front of hospital
IPOH, Feb 20 — A woman was found dead in a locked car in the parking lot in front of the Raja Permaisuri Bainun Hospital...

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 23:24:48 +0800
Police: Four-year-old boy crushed to death by falling tree at recreation park in N. Sembilan
JEMPOL, Feb 20 — What was supposed to be a fun-filled outing for two siblings at a recreation park in Batu Kikir turned...

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 23:15:20 +0800
PM Anwar: Today’s leaders must not be avaricious, arrogant like colonialists
MELAKA, Feb 20 — Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim advised today’s leaders against being avaricious and arrogant l...

Tue, 20 Feb 2024 23:02:38 +0800
Selangor State Development Office: 564 development projects worth RM3.41b to be implemented this year
SHAH ALAM, Feb 20 — A total of 564 balanced and sustainable development projects will be implemented this year in Selang...

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