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HILMI YAHYA/BOARD OF VISITORS

There is too much fake news, says Deputy Health Minister

MO,1/2/2018, KUCHING: The spread of fake news, if not controlled, will create bad perception towards the country. Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahya said a new legislation to address the problem was necessary since there was too...
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Singapore wants closer ties with Sabah, Sarawak

MO,1/2/2018, SINGAPORE: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has expressed interest in developing closer relation between the island republic and East Malaysia. “A lot of business can be done between Sabah and Singapore,” he said during...
MRT

1 Utama-Bandar Utama MRT station pedestrian bridge opens

MO,1/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR, – A 35-metre pedestrian link directly connecting Bandar Utama Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Station to 1 Utama Shopping Centre was officially opened today. MRT Corporation Sdn Bhd strategic communications and stakeholders...
MARITIN

Opportunities aplenty for Malaysian maritime players

MO,1/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: Despite the challenging operating landscape in the maritime industry, the high number of participation at the Asia Pacific Maritime 2018 exhibition is seen as a positive sign. The exhibition, which will run from...
NSTP

MCMC, police probing fake viral video of foreigner being issued IC

MO,1/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and police are currently investigating the fake viral video on a foreigner being issued with an identification card. MCMC’s chief operating officer...
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Actor Farid Kamil lodges police report over incident that led to arrest

MO,1/2/2018, SHAH ALAM: Actor and director Datuk Farid Kamil has once again appeared on the police’s radar after lodging a new police report. “I can confirm that he made a report on Wednesday (Jan 31) in relation to the incident...
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Nine-year old girl dies from alleged abuse

MO,1/2/2018, A nine-year old girl died from alleged abuse by her own father and step mother at their house in Taman Vista Jaya, Lukut, last night. Port Dickson district police chief Superintendent Zainudin Ahmad said the father discovered his...
IPHONE X

Apple challenged to show iPhone star shines

MO,1/2/2018, SAN FRANCISCO: With Apple set to report quarterly results on Feb 1, investors and others are cautiously watching to see whether its newest iPhone will help fuel momentum for the world’s most valuable company. Despite Apple’s...
MONSOON / ANGIN KENCANG

Strong winds to lash the South China Sea until Monday

MO,1/2/2018, JOHOR BARU: A class three category warning for strong wind and rough sea condition has been issued by the Malaysia Meteorological Department. It is expected to hit several areas in the Condore waters and north-west of Reef North...
DENGUE

11 dengue deaths reported since Jan 1: Health Ministry

MO,1/2/2018, PUTRAJAYA: A total of 4,835 dengue cases have been reported nationwide as of yesterday. According to the Health Ministry’s website, iDengue, Selangor continued to hold the top spot with 2,411 cases, based on the statistics...
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No patrol cars from China, only for the movies

MO,1/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: There are no police vehicles from China used in Malaysia. Police said this in a statement, denying claims that Chinese vehicles were used by the force in the country. A photo of two Malaysian police vehicles emblazoned...
PDIFO

Viral video of molested girl: Labourer pleads guilty, court sets Mac 1 for mention

MO,1/2/2018, SUNGAI PETANI: A labourer, who was captured in a viral video molesting a young girl at a fun fair here, pleaded guilty to a charge of sexual harassment at the Sessions Court today. The 44-year-old labourer, made the guilty...
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Spreading fake news, an act of sabotage

MO,1/2/2018, PETRA JAYA: Spreading fake news about other people or the country is an act of sabotage, Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Awang Tengah Ali Hassan said. In voicing his support for the proposal to introduce a new law to regulate fake...
DYAM

King confident government can help people face uncertain global economy

MO,1/2/2018, KUALA LUMPUR: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V, today expressed confidence that the government will be able to come up with new and innovative ways to help the people face the uncertain global economy. His Majesty said...
PAS

Our Selangor reps will remain loyal to the party: Pas Youth leader

MO,1/2/2018, KOTA BARU: Pas is confident that their five assemblymen in Selangor will remain loyal with the party and not jump to Parti Amanah Negara (PAN) as reported by a local media recently. Its Youth vice-chief Ahmad Fadhli Shaari said...
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Nokia 8 price drops by RM311 for Chinese New Year

MO,1/2/2018, Nokia Mobile has dropped the price of its flagship Nokia 8 model down to RM1,988, in time with the coming Chinese New Year celebration. On Nokia Malaysia’s Facebook,it announced that in addition to the RM311 discount, it...
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Schoolgirl’s suicide: Let police do their job, says Chong

MO,1/2/2018, SEREMBAN: Let the police complete their investigation into the death of the 14-year-old schoolgirl who was accused of stealing her teacher’s handphone, said Datuk Chong Sin Woon. The Deputy Education Minister appealed to...
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Safety first, let’s make it a culture: NIOSH

MO,1/2/2018, SANDAKAN: Employers and employees needs to be committed to workplace safety, said National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye. Speaking at the Niosh appreciation programme here,...
SCAN

Surge in scams forcing consumers to exercise caution when scanning QR codes

MO,1/2/2018, PUTRAJAYA: Quann Malaysia today issued a warning that scammers have started using fake ‘quick response’ (QR) codes to steal data and money from users. Its general manager Ivan Wen said there is a rising number of cases where...
MACC

Court releases two State Railway officers, rejects MACC remand application

MO,1/2/2018, KOTA KINABALU: Two senior officers with the State Railway department were freed after the Magistrate’s court rejected a remand application by the Malaysia Anti-Corruption Commission to detain them further.Magistrate Stephanie...