Wed01242018

LAST_UPDATEWed, 24 Jan 2018 8am

Counter-Terrorism Financing Working Groups Expand Membership

KUALA LUMPUR – The working groups of the 3rd Counter-Terrorism Financing (CTF) Summit are committed to expanding membership to all ASEAN member countries and New Zealand as well as broaden the scope of the summit to include other high-risk financial crimes.

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Over 50,000 Pupils To Sit For SBP Entry Test This Year - Mahdzir

Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid.

PENDANG -- More than 50,000 Standard Six pupils will sit for a special online test introduced by the Education Ministry for the first time for entry into Form One at fully-residential schools (SBP) next year.

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Another Suspect In Molotov Cocktail Attack On Surau Remanded

PETALING JAYA -- One more suspect in the Molotov cocktail attack on a surau in Damandara Damai here last Sunday, has been remanded for six days from today to assist investigations.

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No Reports Of Terrorism Financing Using Digital Currency In Malaysia - Bank Negara

KUALA LUMPUR -- No cases have been detected in Malaysia of the use of digital currencies for terrorism financing, said Director of Financial Intelligence and Enforcement of Bank Negara Malaysia, Abd Rahman Abu Bakar.

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Johor Committed To Build 100,000 RMMJ Units By 2023

Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin.

ISKANDAR PUTERI -- The Johor government is committed to build 100,000 units of Johor Affordable Homes (RMMJ) by the year 2023.

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Minimal Opening Of Galing Permanent Forest Reserve For ECRL Project - MB

KUANTAN -- The Pahang state government is committed to ensure only minimal opening of the Galing permanent forest reserve (HSK) here will be allowed for the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project.

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Younger Generation Concerned, Aware About Unstable Income After Retirement

SEREMBAN -- A stable income after retirement is one of the major issues and concern of employees from the private sector.

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Singapore & Malaysian Armies Conclude Bilateral Military Exercise

SINGAPORE -- The Singapore Army and the Malaysian Army today conclude Exercise Semangat Bersatu (XSB), which saw the participation of around 750 troopers from the Third Battalion Singapore Guards and the Fifth Royal Malay Regiment.

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Kelantan UMNO Youth Demands Resignation Of State Assembly Speaker, Deputy Speaker

Datuk Abdullah Ya’kub.

KOTA BHARU -- Kelantan UMNO Youth today called for the immediate resignation of the speaker and deputy speaker of the Kelantan State Legislative Assembly for having allegedly tarnished the sanctity of the house.

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Azalina Explains Proposal To Abolish Mandatory Death Sentence For Drug Offences

Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said.

KUALA LUMPUR – The government proposal to abolish the mandatory death sentence under Section 39B of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952 is aimed at giving the courts the discretion to determine the appropriate penalty for the offenders, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said.

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