Topic: Johor Baru
Perak man infected with Zika
PUTRAJAYA: A man in Perak has been infected with Zika, a viral disease transmitted by the Aedes mosquito. There has been no reported case for two years.
Loke: RTS Link status to be announced soon
JOHOR BARU: Malaysia will announce its position on the Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link by the end of this month, in keeping with the timeline agreed upon with Singapore.
Loke: Govt supports PTP’s expansion plan
JOHOR BARU: The port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) would be able to take in 30 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) by 2030 following its expansion, which has...
Decision on RTS to be annouced by next month: Loke
JOHOR BARU: The decision to continue construction of the Johor Bahru-Singapore Rapid Transit System (RTS) project will be announced by the end of this month, said Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew ...
Decision on Johor-Singapore RTS link by end-October
The transport ministry says that a decision on whether Malaysia will continue with the Johor Bahru-Singapore Rapid Transit System Link (RTS Link) project will be made by the end of October, as per the...
Groups want more details on RTS project
JOHOR BARU: Various groups here are hoping for more details about the Rapid Transit System (RTS) project, which has finally received the green light under Budget 2020 after months of suspense.
Education ministry gets biggest chunk at RM64.1b
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 11): The government’s Budget 2020 continues to allocate the largest amount to the Ministry of Education — increasing its allocation by 6.5% to RM64.1 billlion from RM60.2 billion...
JB's two customs complexes need health clinics, says Cuepacs
JOHOR BARU: The Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Service (Cuepacs) wants the government to build a health clinic at the Customs, Immigration, and Quarantine Complex (CIQ) Sultan Iskandar Building (BSI) and Sultan Abu Bakar Complex...
No more rooms in Tanjung Piai
JOHOR BARU: Rooms at homestays and hotels around Tanjung Piai and Pontian are being snapped up ahead of next month’s by-election.
Woman conned by online ‘boyfriends’
JOHOR BARU: A businesswoman who was two-timing her online boyfriend with another man she met on Facebook ended up being conned of RM800,000 within a...
PH unperturbed by Merdeka Centre popularity study
JOHOR BARU, Oct 8 — Pakatan Harapan (PH) is not disturbed by the popularity study conducted by a research body and will instead work hard to ensure the victory of PH in the Tanjung Piai by-election.
Let market forces determine the outcome
I WORKED briefly as a rider for Foodpanda in Johor Baru and have friends who work for GrabFood. Please allow me to weigh in on the unhappiness of Foodpanda riders who have been in the news of late.In ...
RM150,000 lost to ‘angpow’ scammer
JOHOR BARU: A woman who went shopping in a supermarket here ended up losing her life savings of about RM150,000 in a scratch and win scam.
MP: I never received any money from 1MDB
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan maintained that he had never received any form of money from 1MDB but acknowledged that he was investigated by the authorities over the matter.
Polls will be a civilised affair, says IGP
JOHOR BARU: Police have assured the public that there will be enough personnel for the Tanjung Piai by-election, warning that they will also be monitoring social media...
MIC to go all out for Barisan
JOHOR BARU: MIC will go all out to campaign for Barisan Nasional in the coming Tanjung Piai by-election, says R. Vidyanathan.
Tanjung Piai poll seen as a Johor BN test
JOHOR BARU, Oct 5 — The coming Tanjung Piai by-election will serve as a test for Barisan Nasional (BN) as it prepares for the 15th general election (GE15), Johor Umno chairman Datuk Hasni Mohammad s...