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M’sia, Myanmar waive visa requirement for gov’t officials – Najib

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 14: Malaysia and Myanmar have agreed in principle to waive the visa requirement for government officials and business travellers, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. “In the Malaysia-Myanmar delegation meeting earlier today, we agreed in principle to waive the visa requirement for government officials and business travellers,” he said in his latest tweet on ...Full Article

Revocation of water deal pushes S’gor to up water tariff by 52pct: Ex-MB

SHAH ALAM, Mar 13: The move by the Selangor government to revoke the water industry structural agreement with Putrajaya will result in the water concessionaire having to raise the ...Full Article

PAC wants thorough audit of ATM’s procurement procedures

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 13: The National Audit Department needs to carry out a thorough audit of the procurement procedures of the Armed Forces (ATM) and its three branches of ...Full Article

RM100mil civil suit filed by Altantuya’s family likely amended

SHAH ALAM, Mar 13: The RM100 million civil suit filed by the family of Altantuya Shaariibuu in connection with the death of the Mongolian woman is likely to be ...Full Article

Kelantan wants to include 14 questions in oil royalty suit trial

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 13: The Kelantan Government has sought the High Court to include 14 questions and issues of law in the hearing of its suit against Petroliam Nasional ...Full Article

Immigration monitors border exit points to thwart IS supporters

MELAKA, Mar 13:The state immigration department is closely monitoring the country’s border exit points to track down those involved with the so-called IS militant group, says director-general Datuk Mustafa ...Full Article

Parents must have confidence in national education system

SHAH ALAM, Mar 13: Improvements in the national education system require a lead time of several years before they can show results, said deputy prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin. ...Full Article

Najib holds talks with Myanmar President

PUTRAJAYA, Mar 13: Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and visiting Myanmar President U Thein Sein held talks Friday in this administrative capital. The two leaders held ...Full Article

Gov’t committed to build affordable homes for rakyat – Najib

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 12: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the government is committed to the agenda of building affordable homes for the rakyat. He said that ...Full Article

MH17: 164 families receive advance compensation payment

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 12: A total of 164 next-of-kin of the downed Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 have received advance compensation payment from the government as at March 6, according to ...Full Article