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Red Carpet Welcome For Najib

Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak was accorded a grand welcoming ceremony with full police honours as he arrived for talks with Sri Lankan President, Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Palace in Colombo today. The premier was accompanied by a horse battalion and was welcomed by the traditional dance “Kandian”. A 21-gun salute was […]

Housing Along Sg. Pampang Will Be Removed

The government will expedite repair works to revert the Pampang river in Keningau, Sabah, to its original flow. Sabah Deputy Chief Minister, Tan Sri Joseph Pairin Kitingan said the works will begin soon to reduce erosion to the river bank. The decision was made following the latest incident yesterday evening, which saw 12 houses swept […]

33 Below Par Colleges Ordered To Close By Ministry

The Higher Education ministry has ordered 33 colleges to close this year for falling below standards including requirements set by the ministry, which monitors the institutions through its Malaysian Quality Evaluation System for Private Colleges or MyQUEST. Its Minister, Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh said the order was made to ensure the quality of education provided […]

MAHB: KLIA2 Is Not A Low-cost Carrier Airport Terminal

KLIA2 is not a low-cost Airport Terminal, but a second Permanent Terminal for KLIA that was built to accomodate the airport’s future growth. In a statement today, Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB), said the decision to equalise the passenger service charge, PSC rates between the KLIA and KLIA2 is to facilitate fairer competition between the airlines operating […]

MIDF Expects M’sia’s GDP To Grow At 5.5 PCT In 2018

MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Berhad Expects Malaysia’s economy to grow at 5.5% next year. While, the Country’s Gross Domestic product GDP Is expected to grow at 5.8% this year. Its chief economist, Kamaruddin Mohd Nor Said, the projection was due to the high base effect in 2017. (Soundbite of Kamaruddin Mohd Nor / Chief Economist, MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Berhad […]

Johari: Govt To Analyze Gloomy Retail Figures

The government will analyze the figures compiled by retail group Malaysia, RGM on the Malaysian retail industry which reported a slowdown at the third quarter by 1.1 %, despite strong economic performance during the period under review. According to the second Finance Minister, Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani, the report does not comprehensively give the correct picture of the retail […]

U.N .Mulls Call Over U.S. Jerusalem Decision

The United Nations Security Council is considering a draft resolution that would insist any decisions on the status of Jerusalem have no legal effect and must be rescinded after U.S. President Donald Trump recognized the city as Israel’s capital. The council could vote early next week and a resolution needs nine votes in favor and no vetoes […]