Topic: Local Government Ministry
Uproar over ruling on flat-rate charges
PETALING JAYA: Owners of high-rise projects in mixed-use projects will likely have to pay more for their monthly maintenance charges and sinking fund as a result of a...
Allowance for firefighters ‘best news for the year’
JOHOR BARU: Fire and Rescue Department director-general Datuk Mohammad Hamdan Wahid has described the government’s decision under Budget 2020 to give a special RM200 allowance to firemen as the “best news for the year”.
Firefighters’ children want former home preserved
SEREMBAN: The Fire and Rescue Department building in Jalan Rahang that used to be its staff quarters should be preserved as a national heritage site because of its historical value and significance to firefighters who lived there over the years.
Final outcome of Adib’s inquest today
PETALING JAYA: The coroner will deliver her decision this morning after 41 days of inquest into the death of fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim. All attention will be on the Coroner’s Court, presided by Sessions Court judge Rofiah Mohamad.
‘Glitch in smart city progress’
KUALA LUMPUR: There are too many smart city players working in silos, thus hindering the smart city development as a whole, said Prime Minister Tun Dr...
Need to resolve housing issues
At a Housing & Valuation Conference 2019 seminar on Sept 17, the Board of Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers president Ahmad Zailan...
Another 6-month delay for Cypark WTE
PETALING JAYA (Sept 13): Cypark Resources Bhd's waste to energy (WTE) incinerator plant in Ladang Tanah Merah, Port Dickson, Negri Sembilan cannot begin operations due to some technical issues with th...
Orang Asli guardians of our jungles - Xavier
A minister today paid tribute to the Orang Asli community, saying they are the “eyes and ears of the authorities” in keeping away the poachers and plunderers of jungle treasures.
Cabinet reshuffle not raised at Cabinet meeting
Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng (left) and Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin during a press conference after the 2020 Budget Focus Group meeting at Housing and Local Government Mi...
Husni admits lying to media to cover for Najib
KUALA LUMPUR: Former Finance Minister II Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah admitted in the High Court here today that he lied to the media over the reason for his resignation in 2016 because he was cov...
Boost for consumer credit law
THE Federation of Malaysian Consumers Associations (Fomca) fully supports the Prime Minister’s view on the need to expedite the creation of the Consumer Credit Act to protect consumers and encourage...
'My own home, at last!'
PUTRAJAYA (July 24): After waiting for more than 10 years, housewife Hafizah Abdul Rahman and her family now has a home of their own, thanks to the FundMyHome+DepositKu scheme.
Adib’s family files contempt proceedings against AG
SHAH ALAM: The family of firefighter Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim has filed an ex-parte application to initiate committal proceedings against Attorney General Tommy Thomas for contempt in the inquest into the fireman’s death.