News Malaysian Digest was started by a group of writers and editors who believed that Malaysia should be given more choice in what they read. http://malaysiandigest.com/news.feed 2017-11-18T00:47:25+08:00 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management Malaysia, UAE Ink MoU To Promote Cooperation, Consultation 2017-11-17T13:49:50+08:00 2017-11-17T13:49:50+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708465-malaysia-uae-ink-mou-to-promote-cooperation-consultation.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_9.jpg" alt="Pic: Bernama" width="307" height="219" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>PUTRAJAYA:</strong> Malaysia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) today inked two memorandums of understanding to promote bilateral cooperation and political consultation.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_9.jpg" alt="Pic: Bernama" width="307" height="219" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>PUTRAJAYA:</strong> Malaysia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) today inked two memorandums of understanding to promote bilateral cooperation and political consultation.</p> </div> Najib Visits Anwar Recuperating After Surgery In Hospital 2017-11-17T13:46:55+08:00 2017-11-17T13:46:55+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708463-najib-visits-anwar-recuperating-after-surgery-in-hospital.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_BM_23.jpg" alt="Pic: Bernama" width="560" height="414" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KUALA LUMPUR:</strong> Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today visited PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim who is recuperating at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital after undergoing surgery last Sunday.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_BM_23.jpg" alt="Pic: Bernama" width="560" height="414" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KUALA LUMPUR:</strong> Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today visited PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim who is recuperating at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital after undergoing surgery last Sunday.</p> </div> Moderation A Necessity For Malaysia, Says Najib 2017-11-17T13:44:49+08:00 2017-11-17T13:44:49+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708462-moderation-a-necessity-for-malaysia-says-najib.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_8.JPG" alt="Pic: Bernama" width="560" height="380" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>PUTRAJAYA:</strong> 'Wasatiyyah' or moderation is not only a part of Malaysia's tradition but a necessity for Malaysians in a country with a diversity of faiths and ethnicities, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said today.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_8.JPG" alt="Pic: Bernama" width="560" height="380" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>PUTRAJAYA:</strong> 'Wasatiyyah' or moderation is not only a part of Malaysia's tradition but a necessity for Malaysians in a country with a diversity of faiths and ethnicities, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said today.</p> </div> Sarawak Wants DPM To Represent Fed Govt In A High-Level Task Force On State Natural Resources 2017-11-17T11:48:15+08:00 2017-11-17T11:48:15+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708445-sarawak-wants-dpm-to-represent-fed-govt-in-a-high-level-task-force-on-state-natural-resources.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_7.jpg" alt="Pic: NST" width="560" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>PETRA JAYA:</strong> Sarawak has proposed for Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to lead the Federal Government in a joint high-level task force which looks into rights on state’s natural resources.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_7.jpg" alt="Pic: NST" width="560" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>PETRA JAYA:</strong> Sarawak has proposed for Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to lead the Federal Government in a joint high-level task force which looks into rights on state’s natural resources.</p> </div> Surplus Budget For Sabah In 2018 - For The Fourth Consecutive Year 2017-11-17T11:45:13+08:00 2017-11-17T11:45:13+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708444-surplus-budget-for-sabah-in-2018-for-the-fourth-consecutive-year.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_6.jpg" alt="Pic: NST" width="560" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KOTA KINABALU:</strong> Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman tabled a RM4.104 billion budget for 2018, with a surplus of RM64.89 million here. This is the fourth consecutive surplus budget tabled by the state.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_6.jpg" alt="Pic: NST" width="560" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KOTA KINABALU:</strong> Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman tabled a RM4.104 billion budget for 2018, with a surplus of RM64.89 million here. This is the fourth consecutive surplus budget tabled by the state.</p> </div> Issue Of Uncontrolled Hillslope Developments In Penang Raised In Cabinet: Gerakan President 2017-11-17T11:40:43+08:00 2017-11-17T11:40:43+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708443-issue-of-uncontrolled-hillslope-developments-in-penang-raised-in-cabinet-gerakan-president.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_5.jpg" alt="Pic: NST" width="560" height="360" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>GEORGE TOWN:</strong> The issue of uncontrolled hillslope developments in Penang was raised by Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong during the Cabinet meeting today.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_5.jpg" alt="Pic: NST" width="560" height="360" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>GEORGE TOWN:</strong> The issue of uncontrolled hillslope developments in Penang was raised by Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong during the Cabinet meeting today.</p> </div> OUG Shooting: Seven Accused In Datin's Murder Acquitted 2017-11-17T11:37:12+08:00 2017-11-17T11:37:12+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708442-oug-shooting-seven-accused-in-datin-s-murder-acquitted.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_4.jpg" alt="Pic: theSun" width="560" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KUALA LUMPUR:</strong> The High Court here today discharged and acquitted six men and a woman of the charge of murdering and conspiring to murder a female real estate agent at Overseas Union Garden (OUG) last year.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_4.jpg" alt="Pic: theSun" width="560" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KUALA LUMPUR:</strong> The High Court here today discharged and acquitted six men and a woman of the charge of murdering and conspiring to murder a female real estate agent at Overseas Union Garden (OUG) last year.</p> </div> Postal Voting For Firefighters On Duty During GE14 2017-11-17T11:17:51+08:00 2017-11-17T11:17:51+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708436-postal-voting-for-firefighters-on-duty-during-ge14.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: justify;"><strong><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/Logo/Bomba_1.jpg" alt="" style="margin-bottom: 15px; margin-right: 15px; float: left;" />PUTRAJAYA:</strong> Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) personnel who will be on duty during the 14th General Election (GE14) are allowed to cast their votes by post.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: justify;"><strong><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/Logo/Bomba_1.jpg" alt="" style="margin-bottom: 15px; margin-right: 15px; float: left;" />PUTRAJAYA:</strong> Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) personnel who will be on duty during the 14th General Election (GE14) are allowed to cast their votes by post.</p> </div> NGOs Want Gov't To Create Anti-Discrimination Law 2017-11-17T11:14:09+08:00 2017-11-17T11:14:09+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708435-ngos-want-gov-t-to-create-anti-discrimination-law.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_3.jpg" alt="Pic: NST" width="560" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KUALA LUMPUR:</strong> Some 16 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are urging the government to introduce an anti-discrimination law to protect the rights of employees at the workplace.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_3.jpg" alt="Pic: NST" width="560" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>KUALA LUMPUR:</strong> Some 16 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are urging the government to introduce an anti-discrimination law to protect the rights of employees at the workplace.</p> </div> Johor Sultan Grants Consent For RTS Bridge Over Johor Strait 2017-11-17T11:10:56+08:00 2017-11-17T11:10:56+08:00 http://malaysiandigest.com/news/708434-johor-sultan-grants-consent-for-rts-bridge-over-johor-strait.html Hana hanamaher@malaysiandigest.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_2.jpg" alt="" width="560" height="373" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>JOHOR BARU:</strong> The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, has consented to the construction of a 25-metre-high Rapid Transit System (RTS) bridge straight across the Strait of Johor.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;"><img src="images/stories/new3/hana/06/1711_Local_2.jpg" alt="" width="560" height="373" /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>JOHOR BARU:</strong> The Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, has consented to the construction of a 25-metre-high Rapid Transit System (RTS) bridge straight across the Strait of Johor.</p> </div>