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Nation News

Gov’t seeking at alternative to MyEG

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 8: Putrajaya will look at other companies to oversee the renewal of working permits for foreign workers, Deputy Home Minister Datuk Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said. “The Government is looking at alternatives to MyEG under the Malaysian Administrative Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (Mampu) but it is not implemented yet,” he told reporters at Parliament ...Full Article

New pipes will help reduce water rationing in NS

SEREMBAN, April 8: Water rationing in the Tampin and Rembau districts is expected to be drastically reduced after a pipe-laying job from the Sawah Raja treatment plant to Bukit ...Full Article

Two RMAF planes to evacuate more M’sians from Yemen

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 8: Two Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) aircraft are standing by in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to evacuate more Malaysians from strife-torn Yemen, Chief of ...Full Article

Building construction should be disabled-friendly – Jainab

KOTA KINABALU, Apr 8: Sabah Community Development and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Jainab Ahmad Ayid urged those involved in design and building plans in the state to consider the ...Full Article

M’sia’s call for greater efforts to end wildlife trafficking lauded

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 8: Malaysia’s initiative to push for a more concerted effort among ASEAN member countries to combat wildlife trafficking in the region, has been welcomed by conservation ...Full Article

Gov’t not converting BR1M to vouchers

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 8: The government does not intend to convert the 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) of cash to coupons or vouchers as practised in the United States under the ...Full Article

POTA not the same as ISA – Muhyiddin

JAKARTA, Apr 8: Deputy prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said the government had proposed the Pota because there was a need for a specific law to check against terrorist ...Full Article

M’sian students’ unforgettable experience in Yemen

SEPANG, Apr 7: Syed Asyraf Al Qhadri Syed Zain, 19, a student majoring in Arabic in Sana’a, Yemen, said he will never forget the sight and sound of bombs ...Full Article

14 more M’sians evacuated from Yemen return home

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 8: Fourteen more Malaysians who were evacuated from strife-torn Yemen arrived at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport on board Qatar Airways Flight QR852 from Doha at ...Full Article

Helicopter engines brought out of crash site

SEMENYIH, Apr 7: The Air Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) retrieved another engine of the helicopter that crashed here on Saturday, at midday today.         Yesterday, the ...Full Article