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The Borneo Post
Malaysian ports remain efficient, says LiowPUTRAJAYA: Malaysian ports are among the most efficient in the world with the c
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 hours ago
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysian ports are among the most efficient in the world with the capability to meet the requirements of shipping lines at very competitive charges, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. The country’s competitiveness,... Read more
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The Star
Bandar Puteri Puchong Interchange to close until December 2018on Friday. It said the closure will affect the existing ramp from the Damansar
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
on Friday. It said the closure will affect the existing ramp from the Damansara-Puchong Highway (LDP) to Bandar Puteri (Putrajaya/Shah Alam/Putra Heights/USJ to BPP Interchange), the existing left-in junction into LDP from Jalan TPP 1/1, and the... Read more
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The Star
Former EC secretary Kamaruddin Mohamed Baria diesPUTRAJAYA: Former Election Commission (EC) secretary Datuk Seri Kamaruddin Moha
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
PUTRAJAYA: Former Election Commission (EC) secretary Datuk Seri Kamaruddin Mohamed Baria(pic), 62, died of an asthma attack at his home in Precinct 10 here early Friday. His wife Datin Seri Noor Azman Ahmad, 61, said her husband passed away at... Read more
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Anil Netto
Has Pakatan done enough to persuade rural voters to ditch Umno?Most people realise that the only way Pakatan Harapan can reach Putrajaya is if
Anil Netto / Posted 16 hours ago
Most people realise that the only way Pakatan Harapan can reach Putrajaya is if there is a swing among rural voters – and voters in Sabah and Sarawak – from Umno-BN-Pas to the opposition. But have the opposition parties done enough to reach out and... Read more
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The Star
Datuk, two others in RM40mil graft case released on bailPUTRAJAYA: Three people, including a corporation chief executive with a "Datuk"
The Star / Posted 22 hours ago
PUTRAJAYA: Three people, including a corporation chief executive with a "Datuk" title, who were remanded in a graft probe over the misappropriation of government funds amounting to RM40mil have been released on bail. Magistrate Mohd Dinie Shazwan Ab... Read more
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The Borneo Post
M’sian ports remain efficient – LiowPort Klang. — Bernama file photo PUTRAJAYA: Malaysian ports are among the most
The Borneo Post / Posted 23 hours ago
Port Klang. — Bernama file photo PUTRAJAYA: Malaysian ports are among the most efficient in the world with the capability to meet the requirements of shipping lines at very competitive charges, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. The... Read more
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The Star
Ocean Alliance relocating to S’pore will not affect efficiencyPUTRAJAYA: Malaysian ports efficiency will not be affected by Ocean Alliance’s
The Star / Posted yesterday
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysian ports efficiency will not be affected by Ocean Alliance’s move to relocate operations to the Port of Singapore, says Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai (pic). “Our competitiveness, particularly Port Klang, remains... Read more
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The Star
‘Death penalty not an option’and these samples were found to contain a flammable liquid residue, which is pe
The Star / Posted yesterday
and these samples were found to contain a flammable liquid residue, which is petrol,” he told a press conference in Putrajaya yesterday. Wan Mohd Nor said the official cause of the incident is classified as incendiary fire. One of the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Arson cause of fire at religious school — Fire DeptMohd Nor shows the press statement on the tahfiz fire after the press conferenc
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
Mohd Nor shows the press statement on the tahfiz fire after the press conference at the tahfiz centre. — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: The Fire and Rescue Department has ascertained arson as the cause of the fire at a Islamic residential religious... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Adeline keeps hot Team Phl on golden rollTordecilla added a bronze to her javelin silver by heaving 13.59m in the women’
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Tordecilla added a bronze to her javelin silver by heaving 13.59m in the women’s discus throw for F55. Over at the Dataran Putrajaya track, Arthus Bucay (C5) and Godfrey Taberna (C4) settled for silver medals each. Bucay, a 36-year-old Paralympian... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsin the men's C5 Individual Time Trial (ITT) event of the 9th ASEAN Para Games c
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
in the men's C5 Individual Time Trial (ITT) event of the 9th ASEAN Para Games cycling road competition yesterday in Dataran Putrajaya, Malaysia. Bucay finished the 12.3 kilometer race in 17 minutes and 44.186 seconds to collect his third... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Find best solution to improve Islamic educational institutions — Ahmad ZahidAhmad Zahid when chairing the High Level Committee (HLC) meeting of the Tahfiz
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
Ahmad Zahid when chairing the High Level Committee (HLC) meeting of the Tahfiz Schools Special Task Force in Putrajaya, said the Education Act 1996 (Act 550) should be amended to allow the registrations of private Islamic education... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cielo queen of tracks; chessers add 3 golds400m free for S9 in 5:15.66 behind winner Jendi Pangabean of Indonesia, who had
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
400m free for S9 in 5:15.66 behind winner Jendi Pangabean of Indonesia, who had a 4:58.35 clocking. Over at the Dataran Putrajaya track, Arthus Bucay finally secured the gold after two silver medal finishes, topping the men’s individual time... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH’s Para Games gold medal haul reaches 8in the 400m free for S9 in 5:15.66 behind winner Jendi Pangabean of Indonesia,
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
in the 400m free for S9 in 5:15.66 behind winner Jendi Pangabean of Indonesia, who submitted 4:58.35. Over at the Dataran Putrajaya track, Arthus Bucay copped cycling’s first gold by topping the men’s individual time trial for C5 with a time of... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Nor quits Khazanah deputy head postfund, particularly his work on the 10-year transformation programme for governm
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
fund, particularly his work on the 10-year transformation programme for government-linked companies (GLC), led by the Putrajaya Committee on GLC High Performance. "The board of directors accepts his decision and we wish him well," Najib was... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
ASNB aims to register 6,000 new investors at Fiesta Labur PNBPermodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB), has targeted to register 5,000 to 6,000 new acco
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB), has targeted to register 5,000 to 6,000 new account holders during the Fiesta Labur PNB in Putrajaya from Sept 28 to Oct 1. Its Chief Executive Officer/ Executive Director, Mohammad Hussin said this is based on the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsevent in the 2014 Incheon Asian Para Games, is also entered in the road race ev
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
event in the 2014 Incheon Asian Para Games, is also entered in the road race event which will be held today and tomorrow in Putrajaya. The other Filipinos entered in the road race are veterans Godfrey Tabuena and newcomer Joel Tacu Taco. The... Read more
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The Star
King attends Trooping the Colour ceremonyPUTRAJAYA: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V attended the Trooping th
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V attended the Trooping the Colour ceremony held with pomp and pageantry at Dataran Pahlawan Negara here. The ceremony, which marks the pledge of loyalty by the Malaysian Armed Forces to the King... Read more
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The Star
Stricter regulations for private religious schoolsPUTRAJAYA: Stricter regulations, including compulsory fire safety plans, will b
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Stricter regulations, including compulsory fire safety plans, will be imposed on religious schools and childcare centres before they are allowed to take in students, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. Such... Read more
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The Borneo Post
RCI into BNM forex losses in the 1990’s concludesPUTRAJAYA: The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) proceedings into Bank Negara M
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) proceedings into Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) foreign exchange losses in the 1990’s concluded yesterday, earlier than scheduled. Chairman of the five-man tribunal, Tan Sri Mohd Sidek Hassan, instructed... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Former auditor-general’s son tells RCI his father has short-term memoryIshak (third left) at the proceeding on the forex losses incurred by Bank Negar
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Ishak (third left) at the proceeding on the forex losses incurred by Bank Negara Malaysia. — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: The son of former auditor-general Tan Sri Ishak Tadin who is the last witness, told the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) that his... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Joint effort needed to tackle illegal immigrant colonies’take follow-up action on the premises raided by the Immigration Department,” he
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
take follow-up action on the premises raided by the Immigration Department,” he told reporters after leading the Selangor-Putrajaya Immigration Department’s pledged operations at three illegal settlements in the Kampung Baru Subang area, near... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Royal inquiry into Malaysia central bank's forex scandal concludesPUTRAJAYA: The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) proceedings into Bank Negara M
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) proceedings into Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) foreign exchange losses in the 1990's concluded on Tuesday (Sep 19), earlier than scheduled. The chairman of the five-man tribunal, Mohd Sidek Hassan,... Read more
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Aliran Online
Pembaharuan politik yang luas diperlukan untuk membina demokrasi yang disepakati di Malaysiamengganti sebuah kerajaan yang tidak bertanggungjawab di London dengan seorang
Aliran Online / Posted 3 days ago
mengganti sebuah kerajaan yang tidak bertanggungjawab di London dengan seorang pemerintah yang tidak bertanggungjawab di Putrajaya. Kami menyeru agar dilaksanakan pembaharuan dalam dua aspek utama: (1) Pengagihan kuasa dengan mengiktiraf... Read more
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The Star
Nor Mohamed Yakcop quits Khazanahin particular for his work on the 10-year Government-Linked Companies Transform
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
in particular for his work on the 10-year Government-Linked Companies Transformation Programme which was led by the Putrajaya Committee on GLC High Performance,” said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. “The Board of Directors... Read more
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The Star
DPM: Amend Education Act to protect religious schoolsPUTRAJAYA: The task force on tahfiz will recommend an amendment to the Educatio
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The task force on tahfiz will recommend an amendment to the Education Act 1996 (Act 550) to allow the registration of private religious schools including tahfiz, said Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. He said the Act currently does not... Read more
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The Star
Former AG’s son last witness to take the stand at RCIPUTRAJAYA: The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) is expected to close its proce
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) is expected to close its proceedings Tuesday after calling its 25th witness here. The inquiry into the losses suffered by Bank Negara Malaysia due to foreign exchange (forex) trading in the 1990s was... Read more
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The Star
Man claims trial to raping 15-old girl he met via WeChatPUTRAJAYA: A maintenance company worker has been charged with raping a 15-year-
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: A maintenance company worker has been charged with raping a 15-year-old-girl whom he got to know via the WeChat messaging app. Muhammad Ajid Nasiruddin, 19, was accused of raping the girl at an abandoned house in Wangsa Maju at 9pm on Aug... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Employers’ commitment to workers’ welfare, safety, long-term investment — DPM(right) arriving at the 20th Conference and Exhibition on Occupational Safety a
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
(right) arriving at the 20th Conference and Exhibition on Occupational Safety and Health (COSH) yesterday. — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: Although profits are the main focus of every organisation, the commitment of employers to the safety, health and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
NIOSH to join special task force on safety at schoolswhile opening the 20th Conference and Exhibition on Occupational Safety and Hea
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
while opening the 20th Conference and Exhibition on Occupational Safety and Health. Lee is at second left.— Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has been invited to be part of a special task... Read more
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The Star
Daim Zainuddin unaware of BNM's forex profit or lossesPUTRAJAYA: Tun Daim Zainuddin told the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) that h
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Tun Daim Zainuddin told the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) that he was unaware of losses of RM772.3mil in 1988 and RM2.259bil in 1989 suffered by the central bank due to forex trading. Apart from the losses, Daim, who was finance... Read more
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The Star
I had no right to interfere, Dr M tells RCIPUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he was not informed about Bank Negara's
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said he was not informed about Bank Negara's detailed daily foreign exchange (forex) transactions as the central bank did not have a legal obligation to report to him. Nor did he have any right to interfere in its... Read more
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The Star
Dr M takes the stand at RCIPUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has sworn in to testify before the Royal Com
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has sworn in to testify before the Royal Commission of Inquiry into foreign exchange losses suffered by Bank Negara Malaysia in the 1990s. Wearing light brown attire, the former prime minister read out his... Read more
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New Kerala
Promoting and Developing the Arts for the Future of Malaysia - newkerala news #272559PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia, Sept. 17, 2017 : The Honourable Prime Minister of Malaysia
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia, Sept. 17, 2017 : The Honourable Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato' Sri Najib Razak announced the inception of the Cultural Economy Development Agency (CENDANA) to lead the development of a vibrant cultural economy for Malaysia, at... Read more
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The Star
SportNizam Mohd Ali and Khairul Azwan Wa­hab have been cleared to compete in the Ase
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
Nizam Mohd Ali and Khairul Azwan Wa­hab have been cleared to compete in the Asean Para Games road cycling competition in Putrajaya next week. LIMA (Reuters) - A first batch of athletes suspected of having been part of a Russian doping ring at... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ministry awaits ‘lab’ results on SKMenrolment of students (SKM). Education director-general Tan Sri Dr Khair Moham
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
enrolment of students (SKM). Education director-general Tan Sri Dr Khair Mohamad Yusof said a recent meeting resolved that Putrajaya would wait for the final report from Sarawak prior to any implementation. “I think from that meeting, they want to... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
21 kids died in a school fire in Malaysia. Here’s what you should knowfrom the Royal Commission of Inquiry on the decades-old tragedy, local academic
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
from the Royal Commission of Inquiry on the decades-old tragedy, local academics claimed. 5. Will there be justice? Putrajaya has announced that it will set up a panel to investigate the tragedy as well and standards and guidelines for... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
5 things you should know about the catastrophic fire that killed 21 kids in Malaysiafrom the Royal Commission of Inquiry on the decades-old tragedy, local academic
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
from the Royal Commission of Inquiry on the decades-old tragedy, local academics claimed. 5. Will there be justice? Putrajaya has announced that it will set up a panel to investigate the tragedy as well and standards and guidelines for... Read more
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The Star
Top two finish enough for us, says KhairyMiTEC, the National Tennis Centre at Jalan Duta, Sunway Mega Lanes at Sunway Py
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
MiTEC, the National Tennis Centre at Jalan Duta, Sunway Mega Lanes at Sunway Pyramid, the National Velodrome in Nilai and Putrajaya. They will be involved in 16 sports – archery, athletics, badminton, boccia, chess, cycling, football five-a-side,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Increase efforts to push for devolution of powers – Seeurged Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg and the state govern
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
urged Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg and the state government to step up the efforts in the talk with Putrajaya on the devolution of powers for the 13 key subject matters which had been promised to Sarawakians and said to be... Read more
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The Star
Six day remand for Datuk CEO, three others in RM40mil bribery casePUTRAJAYA: Four people, including the chief executive officer of the Skills Dev
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Four people, including the chief executive officer of the Skills Development Fund Corp, have been remanded for six days over a RM40mil bribery case. Magistrate Nik Isfahanie Tasnim Wan Ab Rahman allowed the remand order after hearing the... Read more
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The Star
It is not wrong to give cash to whistleblowers, says MACC chiefsee this as a positive sign. We will continue with new arrests, probes and char
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
see this as a positive sign. We will continue with new arrests, probes and charges every week,” he said. Later in Putrajaya, Dzulkifli said they would wage a war against illegal gambling den operators and put a stop to their illegal... Read more
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The Star
Boeing purchases to boost MAS growth plansPUTRAJAYA: Malaysia Airlines’ purchases of new Boeing aircraft will boost the c
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia Airlines’ purchases of new Boeing aircraft will boost the country’s aviation industry and strengthen the airline’s transformation plan, said Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. The Transport Minister heaped praise on the deal, which was... Read more
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The Borneo Post
12-year-old shuttler shortlisted for Bukit Jalil trialto go further in the sport,” said coach Johnny Ng. The other selected players
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
to go further in the sport,” said coach Johnny Ng. The other selected players are from Selangor (2), Sabah (3), Johor (3), Putrajaya (1), Kedah (1), Penang (1) Kuala Lumpur (5) Perak (3), Negeri Sembilan (3) Malacca (1) Kelantan (1) and Pahang... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rohingyas won’t be sent to SarawakBau and Serian were unfounded. Riot, who is also Serian MP, said he had brough
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
Bau and Serian were unfounded. Riot, who is also Serian MP, said he had brought up the issue during the cabinet meeting in Putrajaya yesterday and was assured by Zahid that the news was not true. “The federal cabinet has given its commitment and... Read more
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The Star
‘Graft is public enemy No. 1’Agency (ACA) – the MACC’s forerunner – on Oct 1. He added that MACC’s new comp
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
Agency (ACA) – the MACC’s forerunner – on Oct 1. He added that MACC’s new complex would also be unveiled in Precinct 7, Putrajaya, on that day. Meanwhile, nine suspects were remanded in Pahang and Terengganu over graft allegations following an... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr Mahathir to testify in RCI on Sept 18waves to reporters after making the announcement at his office, the Perdana Lea
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
waves to reporters after making the announcement at his office, the Perdana Leadership Foundation. — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: Former premier Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will testify on Monday in the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on Bank... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Tycoon, ex-cabinet ministers are party in PKA lawsuitPUTRAJAYA: A tycoon and two former cabinet ministers are among 23 individuals w
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: A tycoon and two former cabinet ministers are among 23 individuals who will be a party in Port Klang Authority (PKA)’s lawsuit against its former general manager Datin Paduka Phang Oi Choo or OC Phang. This followed the Federal Court’s... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Disaster preparedness, management top priorities for Malaysia – ShahidanPUTRAJAYA: Disaster preparedness and management will continue to be top priorit
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Disaster preparedness and management will continue to be top priorities of the Malaysian Government, says Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Dr Shahidan Kassim. He said the government was upgrading its capability in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Nur Jazlan: MACC can help mitigate fear of investigationsPUTRAJAYA: Companies and the public must remove the culture of fear over invest
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Companies and the public must remove the culture of fear over investigations or audits by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) and other enforcement agencies in ensuring the country is free from the scourge of corruption and... Read more
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