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PAC Calls For Review Of University Financial Regulations, Procedures

Datuk Seri Hasan Ariffin.

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Higher Education Ministry has been urged to review the university financial regulations and procedures to streamline the financial affairs of the tertiary institutions, said Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chairman Datuk Seri Hasan Ariffin.

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More Entrepreneurs Urged To Leverage Opportunities Via Alibaba

KOTA BHARU -- The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) is targeting 10,000 entrepreneurs to register with Alibaba Group through the Digital Free Trade Zone in the next one year.

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Savings Trend Among Malaysians Not Promising

PUTRAJAYA — The saving trend among Malaysians currently is not very promising with only RM6 billion, or 0.9 per cent of household savings recorded in 2014, based on Social Accounting Matrix (MPS).

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Govt Sets Up Cyber Crime Special Committee

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: A special committee has been set up by the government to combat cyber crime in the country.

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Public Projects Worth RM100 Mln And More Must Use BIM System From 2019

Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 -- Beginning 2019, public projects worth  RM100 million and above would be required to use the Building Information Modelling (BIM) system, said Works Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof. 

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Extend Paternity Leave From Seven Days To 30 Days For Fathers - Azizah

Datuk Azizah Mohd Dun.KUALA LUMPUR – The Ministry Of Women, Family And Community Development will be advocating to the government to extend paternity leave from seven days to 30 days for fathers in Malaysia, said its deputy minister Datuk Azizah Mohd Dun.

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Kelantan Tables Deficit Budget For 2018

KOTA BHARU -- The Kelantan State Government has tabled its Budget 2018 with an estimated deficit of RM41.74 million compared to RM42.65 million for 2017.

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Young Muslims Must Come Out With Road Map For Next 30 Years - Khairy

KUALA LUMPUR – Young Muslims around the world should prepare a road map for the next three decades to face the various challenges in the future, especially to create job for the future, said Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.

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1 In 10 Johoreans Identify Themselves As 'Bangsa Johor' First Before Malaysians

Everyone knows that Johoreans are very proud of their heritage and identity as someone who comes from Johor, which is why they are very famous for the 'Bangsa Johor' identity.

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Change HR Policies To Adapt To Demands Of Employees -- Talentcorp

Datuk Seri Idris Jala

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 -- There is a crucial need for organisations to look into their human resource policies and quickly adapt to the demands of their employees for flexibility in the workplaces, said a member of TalentCorp’s Board of Trustees, Datuk Seri Idris Jala.

Read more: Change HR Policies To Adapt To Demands Of Employees -- Talentcorp