Topic: Public Service Department
PDRM proposes allowance for PPM staff
GEORGE TOWN: The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) has proposed that the government consider giving a RM500 monthly marine allowance to 2,270 officers and members of its Marine Police Force (PPM).
‘Genetic counsellors needed’
KUALA LUMPUR: More genetic counsellors are needed to address preventable genetic-related health issues but there is a lack of government recognition of such a post, said Genetic Counselling Society Malaysia (GCSM) special adviser Prof Dr Thong Meow Keong.
PSD, PSC merger in the works: DG
PUTRAJAYA: There is a plan to merge the Public Service Department (PSD) and the Public Service Commission (PSC) as one organisation, according to PSD director-general Datuk Seri Borhan Dolah.
No decision yet on state Syariah Chief Judge
KOTA KINABALU: A new state Syariah Chief Judge has been proposed but the appointment would be decided by Federal authorities, says Sabah Law and Native Affairs Minister Datuk Aidi Moktar.
PAC report on GST claims to be tabled Tuesday
KUALA LUMPUR: The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report on claims for refund on Goods and Services Tax (GST) amounting to RM19.4 billion will be tabled in the Dewan Rakyat on Tuesday (July 16).
‘Improve your performance’
PUTRAJAYA: The Prime Minister wants civil servants to improve their performance to counter the perception that their efficiency has dipped.
Govt studying police pay hike, says Muhyiddin
PUTRAJAYA, June 25 — The government has to study in detail the proposal to increase the salaries and allowances for low-ranked police staff as it would have a multiplier effect, said Home Minister T...
Raise salaries of lower-ranked police, says IGP
KUALA LUMPUR: The salaries of lower-ranked members of the police – sergeants and below – are low and not enough to cover the cost of living, especially those stationed in cities, says Inspector-Ge...
IGP: Needs of lower-ranked policemen to be prioritised
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Lower-ranked police personnel's salaries, logistics and requirements will be given priority in efforts to enhance the integrity of the police force, says Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador.
Blame the system, not the nurses
I WOULD like to enlighten the writer of the letter “Family members doing the nurse’s job” (The Star, May 25) in my capacity as a former nurse and now as a customer of the nursing service.
SPMC to be upgraded to city after Aidilfitri
GEORGE TOWN (19 May): The upgrading of the status of the Seberang Perai Municipal Council (SPMC) to Seberang Perai City Council (SPCC) will be announced after Hari Raya Aidilfitri, said Housing and Lo...
Seberang Prai attains city status
GEORGE TOWN: The Seberang Prai Municipal Council (MPSP) will be upgraded to a city council status after Hari Raya Aidilfitri, says Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
Cover for teachers on outings
GEORGE TOWN: Insurance coverage will be provided to teachers who accompany school children for co-curricular activities held outside schools, said Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik.
Customs: No new posts created for smuggling unit
PUTRAJAYA: The Customs Department has clarified that the setting up of its Special Internal Investigation Unit did not involve the creation of any posts and was instead done administratively by way of a task force.
Putrajaya looking to restructure Orang Asli Dept
KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 — The government is studying a proposal to restructure the Orang Asli Development Department (Jakoa) to ensure the welfare of the community is safeguarded more effectively.
Acap still enjoys civil servants’ facilities
IPOH: Facilities, including the salary received by Mohamad Ashraf Hassan, who went missing while participating in the Gopeng Ultra Trail (GUT) Run 2019 in March, continues to be paid even though he is...
Refer to JPA portal for help
REFERENCE is made to the issue raised in the letter “Real struggle to get mum’s aid money” (The Star, April 11).
Real struggle to get mum’s aid money
MY 86-year-old mother gets my father’s monthly pension of RM380.69. She is therefore entitled to the RM500 one-off payout which the government is giving to retired civil servants receiving a monthly...