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PLUS committed to prevent congestion at toll plazas
KUALA LUMPUR: PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PLUS) has identified areas of improvement in response to the recent inconvenience of congestion during the initial implementation of the second public pilot Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) along the North-South Expressway (NSE) from Juru to Skudai on Jan 15.
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To be world’s best, you must be able to handle pressure: Chong Wei
KUALA LUMPUR: National badminton legend Datuk Lee Chong Wei has this to say to men’s singles ace Lee Zii Jia: “To be the country and world’s number one shuttler, you must be ready to handle immese pressure”.Chong Wei revealed that Zii Jia had met him first to get his view and advice before t
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Pulau Burung landfill operator fails to adhere to concession deal
GEORGE TOWN: The operator of the Pulau Burung landfill in Nibong Tebal has failed to adhere to several conditions in the concession agreement made in 2012, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.He said the state executive council meeting yesterday had received a report from the Local Government Division
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Govt considers grants for SMEs affected by floods - Tengku Zafrul
KUALA LUMPUR: The Finance Ministry is considering providing grants to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and micro-entrepreneurs affected by the 2021/2022 Northeast Monsoon floods.Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz said the ministry was waiting for the list of entrepreneurs involv
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Indonesia to push for new global health agency - Jokowi
JAKARTA: Indonesia will push for the creation of a new global health agency while the country holds the presidency of the G20, President Joko Widodo said Thursday at the virtual Davos forum.Widodo said the agency would strengthen the world’s “health resilience” and help make the global health
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Exelsen supports Zii Jia’s decision to quit BAM
KUALA LUMPUR: The 2020 Tokyo Olympic gold medallist and world number one shuttler, Viktor Axelsen has expressed his support for national men’s singles ace, Lee Zii Jia’s decision to quit the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM).Axelsen said if the decision was good for Zii Jia, then that was
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S’wak needs new mechanism to tackle entry of foreign nationals
KUCHING: The National Task Force (NTF) wants the Sarawak government to find a suitable mechanism to ensure the legal entry of foreign nationals into the state following reopening of the country’s economic sector under Phase Four of the National Recovery Plan (PPN).NTF commander, Vice Admiral Datuk
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LSARO-EXE 2022: Labuan MMEA sharpens role with rescue teams
LABUAN: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) in the Labuan Maritime Zone successfully carried out the three-day maritime CARILAMAT search and rescue exercise involving 10 agencies here from Jan 18.The Sabah and Labuan MMEA director, First Admiral Maritime Datuk Mohd Rosli Abdullah said t
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896 AEFI reports linked to booster shots received, 42 serious
KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 896 of 24,286 reports received on adverse events following immunisation (AEFI) cases up to Jan 15 is related to COVID-19 booster shots, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said.He said of the 896 cases, 42 involved severe side effects while the rest exper
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More calls for scrutiny on Azam after SC’s statement
PETALING JAYA: Contradictory statements by the Securities Commission (SC) and Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Tan Sri Azam Baki on the latter’s central depository system (CDS) account give more grounds to initiate further scrutiny of the case.Prominent lawyer Mohamed
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MOH to remove thermal scanning from mandatory SOPs - Khairy
KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry (MOH) has agreed to remove the mandatory use of thermal scanners to scan body temperatures from the standard operating procedures (SOPs) of COVID-19 risk control nationwide, soon, said its Minister Khairy Jamaluddin.Therefore, he said, only the MySejahtera QR code s
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Cops looking for four over investment scam in Nilai
SEREMBAN: Polis are tracking down four individuals, including a woman, to assist in the investigation into an investment fraud case using the names ‘Vantage FX Investment’ and ‘Vanguard Investment’ involving over RM950,000 in Nilai last year.Negri Sembilan Commercial Crime Investigation Depa
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Spain leads calls for Covid-19 to be treated like flu
MADRID: Spain is spearheading calls for governments to start tackling Covid-19 as any other endemic respiratory virus like seasonal flu, despite WHO opposition and warnings that the approach is premature.With governments and populations worldwide desperate for an end to the pandemic, discussion abou
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Athlete surveillance warnings cloud China’s Winter Olympics
BEIJING: A growing number of Western nations and cybersecurity groups have issued digital surveillance warnings for next month's Winter Olympics in Beijing, with some advising foreign athletes to leave personal phones and laptops at home.China hopes to pull off a successful, coronavirus-free Games
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At least two dead, 22 injured by bomb in Pakistan’s Lahore
PAKISTAN: At least two people were killed and 22 wounded on Thursday by a bomb blast in a busy shopping district of the Pakistani megacity of Lahore, police and officials said.“Initial investigations show that it was a time-controlled device on a motorbike which was the cause of the blast,“ Rana
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Friday prayers new ruling made on advice from S’gor Health Director
SHAH ALAM: The new ruling on the implementation of Friday Prayer in Selangor, which received the consent of the Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah, was made after obtaining the advice and views from Selangor State Health director Datuk Dr Sha’ari Ngadiman.In a post on the Selangor R
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Pressure from rising cost of building materials and labour
KUALA LUMPUR: Last year the high-cost pressure on the real estate and property development industry in terms of the increase in building materials and labour costs have affected project cashflow planning, and interim unplanned stop work measures due to Covid-19 related issues, have disrupted project
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Education clusters: Not necessary to close boarding schools
KUALA LUMPUR: There is no necessity to close boarding schools despite an increase in COVID-19 clusters as many of the cases there involve mild symptoms or were asymptomatic, Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said. He said closing them would be a step backward as the teenage vaccination rate was over
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Ministry: Zuraida’s orangutan remark taken out of context
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Zuraida Kamaruddin today said her “orangutan will kill you” remark was taken out of context, saying it was edited in a way to cast aspersions on her and her Ministry.In a statement, the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC) said Zuraida was merely relating
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