Fri10202017

LAST_UPDATEFri, 27 Oct 2017 9am

Sarawak To Resolve Shortage Of Tourist Guides

Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah.KUCHING -- Sarawak Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture, Youth and Sports will try to resolve the shortage of trained and registered tourist guides in Sarawak.

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241,595 Affordable Homes Built From 2009 To April 2017

Tan Sri Noh Omar.

KUALA LUMPUR -- As many as 241,595 affordable homes were built nationwide from 2009 until April this year, said Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Tan Sri Noh Omar.

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Licences Of 14 Tourism Companies And Umrah Operators Cancelled Since 2009

Datuk Mas Ermieyati Samsuddin.

KUALA LUMPUR – The licences of 14 tourism companies and umrah operators have been cancelled under the Tourism Industry Act 1992 (Act 482) since 2009 till this year.

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Claims Lotte Chemical Suffered Huge Losses Untrue - Johor Exco

Datuk Hasni Mohammad.JOHOR BAHRU – The state government today denied claims that Lotte Chemical Titan Holding Bhd (LCT) suffered huge losses due to water supply disruption in Pasir Gudang last April.

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FIC: MACC Probe Will Speed Up Cleansing Of Felda - Shahrir

Tan Sri Shahrir Abdul Samad.

BANGI -- The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission’s (MACC) action of investigating the purchase of a hotel in London and another in Kuching, Sarawak by Felda Investment Corporation (FIC) would help hasten Felda’s cleansing and renewal process in enhancing integrity and governance, said its chairman Tan Sri Shahrir Abdul Samad. 

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Man Tests Positive For Drugs In Police Constable Interview

SIBU – A 22-year-old man was detained when he tested positive for drugs during an interview for the post of police constable.

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Ministry Intensifies Effort To Combat Rabies Outbreak - Subramaniam

Datuk Seri Dr S.Subramaniam.

GEORGE TOWN -- The Ministry of Health has intensified its effort to curb the rabies outbreak in Sarawak which recorded the sixth case yesterday in Samarahan, involving a seven-year-old boy.

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4,564 Kedah Pilgrims To Get One-Off Contribution Of RM500

ALOR SETAR -- A total of 4,564 haj pilgrims from Kedah who are registered with Tabung Haji (TH) will get a one-off contribution of RM500 each from the state government.

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MRT To Reduce 34,000 Tonnes Of Carbon Dioxide Emissions Per Year

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) which began operations last December is expected to reduce 34,400 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions per year.

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Private Dialysis Centres : MOH To Investigate Bureaucratic Red Tape

Dr Hilmi Yahaya.

KUALA LUMPUR --The Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) views seriously the claims that bureaucratic corruption exists in the issuance of licences to privately-run dialysis centres as this has become a 'gold mine’ for officials involved in the licence approval.

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