Topic: Aug 15
Socso welcomes i-Suri, SEEIS' expansion
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 14): The Social Security Organisation (Socso) welcomed the government's decision to extend the benefits of the Suri Incentive (i-Suri) voluntary contribution scheme and the Self-Empl...
Socso welcomes initiatives outlined in Budget 2020
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14 — The Social Security Organisation (Socso) welcomed the government’s decision to extend the benefits of the Suri Incentive (i-Suri) voluntary contribution scheme and the Self-...
PM's Office issues FAQ on Lynas
The Prime Minister's Office today released a frequently asked questions
(FAQ) guide (below) on the Lynas rare earth plant in Gebeng, Pahang.
LIAM appoints Loh Guat Lan as president
KUALA LUMPUR: The Life Insurance Association of Malaysia (LIAM) has appointed veteran Loh Guat Lan, CEO of Hong Leong Assurance Bhd, as president of the...
Lai bows out of ‘Sing! China’
DESPITE delivering a performance which earned her the nickname “Super General”, Malaysian singer Nicole Lai (pic) was eliminated from Sing! China 2019 last week, Sin...
Sarawak CM taken to task over school repairs
KUCHING: Sarawak Pakatan Harapan chairman Chong Chieng Jen has taken Chief Minister Abang Johari Openg to task for blaming Putrajaya for the delay in repairing dilapidated schools in the state.
‘It had nothing to do with SRC case’
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) did not conduct a follow-up investigation on a statement by Datuk Seri Najib Razak...
No events involving Zakir, cops told
PETALING JAYA: All state police chiefs nationwide have been ordered not to allow any event involving preacher Dr Zakir Naik, said a leaked circular from the Deputy Inspector-General of Police Datuk Mazlan Mansor.
Islamic preacher apologises for remarks
KUALA LUMPUR • Controversial India-born Islamic preacher Zakir Naik apologised yesterday for making racially sensitive remarks in Malaysia, after police in the country banned him from speaking in pu...
Anwar urges govt to review decision on Lynas
KUALA LUMPUR: PKR president Anwar Ibrahim today appeared to question Putrajaya’s move to renew the licence for the Lynas rare earths plant in Kuantan by six months, and called for a review of the de...
AIA Bhd appoints Ben Ng as new CEO
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 20): AIA Bhd has appointed Ben Ng as its new chief executive officer (CEO) to help the global insurance company optimise its growth in Malaysia.
Ben Ng new CEO of AIA Bhd
KUALA LUMPUR: AIA veteran Ben Ng has been appointed as the new chief executive fficer (CEO) of AIA Bhd where he will be tasked to lead the ongoing development of the company’s insurance and takaful businesses in the country.
Man jailed for breaking
of Najib’s mum
KUALA LUMPUR: A 21-year-old jobless man was jailed a week and fined RM1,500 in default three months’ jail by a Magistrate’s Court here for breaking into the house of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s mother.
Apple iPhone 11 launch expected on Sept 10
Apple released beta 7 of iOS 13 to developers inside which the Brazilian media iHelp BR found an image suggesting that the iPhone 11 series will be launched on Sept 10.
LPA denies RFP exercise merely a formality
LABUAN: The Labuan Port Authority (LPA) has denied that the request for proposals (RFP) or open tender of the Labuan containerised port of the Labuan Liberty Wharf was “merely a formality”.
6 men arrested over Miri businessman’s murder
MIRI: Police have arrested six men in connection with the murder of a businessman here, whose rotting corpse was found floating in Sungai Suai here four days after he was reported missing on June 29.
Sarawak CM yet to decide on Soon Koh’s replacement
KUCHING: Sarawak Chief Minister Abang Johari Openg says he has yet to decide on who would replace Wong Soon Koh as state minister for international trade and e-commerce, and second state finance minis...
Six men arrested over Miri businessman’s murder
MIRI: Police have arrested six men in connection with the murder of a businessman, whose rotting corpse was found floating in Sungai Suai here, four days after he was reported missing on June 29.