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September 30, 2020

New Malaysia | New Initiatives | Sep 30 2020 @ 19:00

DBKL introduces cashless payment for street parking from Oct 1

Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will adopt a new method for the payment of street parking in the city from tomorrow (Oct 1).|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | New Initiatives | Sep 30 2020 @ 19:00

Sabah’s basic amenities, infrastructure will be upgraded - Bung Moktar

Sabah Deputy Chief Minister I Datuk Seri Bung Moktar Radin gives his assurance that basic amenities and infrastructure in the state will be upgraded, particularly in rural areas.|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 30 2020 @ 17:00

Penang agrees to handover of dam expansion project from Federal Gov't - PBAPP

Perbadanan Bekalan Air Pulau Pinang Sdn Bhd (PBAPP) has agreed to the handover of the Mengkuang Dam Expansion Project (MDEP) from the Federal Government effective Oct 26.|Read more >|Bernama

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September 30, 2020

New Malaysia | Govt: BNM | Sep 30 2020 @ 17:00

BNM: Banks in Malaysia have approved 98pc of 500,000 applications for repayment assistance

The banking industry has received about 500,000 applications for repayment assistance and approved 98 per cent of them, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) said.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | Viewpoints | Sep 30 2020 @ 11:00

No need for snap polls yet: Analysts

Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (pix) should avoid calling for a snap election just because Perikatan Nasional (PN) and its allies won in the recent polls in Sabah.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 30 2020 @ 10:00

Appointment of three deputy CMs doesn’t contravene Sabah Constitution, says law expert

The appointment of three deputy chief ministers in Sabah does not contravene any provision of the state Constitution, constitutional law expert Associate Prof Dr Shamrahayu Abd Aziz said.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | 2020 Political Crisis | Sep 30 2020 @ 06:00

In olive branch, pundits say Anwar seeking to curb threat and ride on Muyhiddin’s popularity

Political analysts saw Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s popularity as a major obstacle to Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s bid to take over as prime minister and a possible motive for the PKR president to offer the former a place in a potential Pakatan Harapan administration.|Read more >|Malaymail

September 29, 2020

New Malaysia | Govt | Sep 29 2020 @ 19:00

e-Census online pre-registration ends Sept 30

The first phase of pre-registration for the online Population and Housing Census 2020 (e-Census) will end at 11.59 pm tomorrow.|Read more >|Bernama

New Malaysia | 'Le Meridien Move' | Sep 29 2020 @ 14:00

PH Presidential Council backs Anwar on 'Le Meridien Move'

The Pakatan Harapan Presidential Council has agreed with the effort to form a new government after the pact's chairman, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, claimed to have the support of a majority of federal lawmakers.|Read more >NST

New Malaysia | New Initiatives | Sep 29 2020 @ 13:00

Housing and local govt ministry to omit paper submission requirements

The Housing and Local Government Ministry is in the midst of omitting regulations related to the hardcopy submission requirements for development control to encourage a paperless system in the country.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 29 2020 @ 12:00

Hajiji sworn in as new Sabah CM; Bung, Kitingan, Gunsalam all made deputy CMs

Sabah Perikatan Nasional chairman Datuk Hajiji Noor took his oath of office this morning to officially be appointed as the 16th chief minister of Sabah.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | Govt | Sep 29 2020 @ 09:00

Ensure smooth public feedback, agencies told

All ministries and agencies at the national, state and district levels must ensure that feedback from the people will reach the government without any hitches.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 29 2020 @ 00:00

15pc rebate for real estate owners from October, says Johor MB

All property owners in the state will enjoy a 15 per cent quit rent rebate for this year from October 1.|Read more >|Malaymail

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Results at #sabah2020 by Malaysiakini >

Sabah State Elections

Sep 29 2020

  • Hajiji sworn in as Sabah’s 16th chief minister|Read more >|SunDaily

 

Sep 28 2020

  • Zahid on CM Hajiji: Should have been Umno, but I respect the decision|Read more >NST

  • Sabah defeat not death knell for Pakatan’s hopes in east Malaysia, say analysts|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Sabah Governor agrees to Hajiji’s appointment as Chief Minister|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Shafie keeps mum on rumours he is making a bid for CM post|Read more >NST

  • As Sabah governor picks Hajiji to be CM, Shafie thanks Sabahans for support|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Tussle over Sabah CM’s post piles pressure on Perikatan after Anwar’s federal takeover claim|Read more >|Malaymail

 

Sep 27 2020

  • Sabah TYT mulling CM candidates proposed by GRS delegation|Read more >NST

  • PBS denies teaming up with Warisan Plus to form government|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Three key takeaways from Sabah Election 2020|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Candidate of GRS party with most seats to be chief minister - Ahmad Zahid|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Shafie says Warisan is party with most seats, does not concede defeat|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Sabah 2020: Identity of new Chief Minister to be known today|Read more >NST

  • Sabah win strengthens Muhyiddin’s position ahead of GE15, but the national outcome may differ vastly, say analysts|Read more >|Malaymail

 

Sep 26 2020

  • GRS takes over Sabah government with simple majority|Read more >|SunDaily

  • EC: GRS secures 38 seats to form new Sabah govt|Read more >NST

  • EC: Voter turnout for Sabah poll at 66.61pc|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Sabah election: 41 percent voters turnout as at noon - EC|Read more >|SunDaily

  • PM Muhyiddin faces major test in Sabah polls|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Sabah election: polling begins at 7.30an|Read more >|SunDaily

Sep 25 2020

  • As clock ticks down to Sabah election, a laser-focused Shafie Apdal keeps calm and campaigns on for Warisans|Read more >|Malaymail

  • 36 hours left, still no clear potential winner of Sabah polls|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Ceramah perdana GRS creates history with largest gathering of leaders|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Sabah 2020: 1,088,711 eligible voters to cast ballots on Saturday|Read more >NST

  • Muhyiddin: Govt finding ways to reduce price of goods in Sabah, Sarawak|Read more >|Malaymail

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September 28, 2020

 

New Malaysia | New Policies | Sep 28 2020 @ 12:00

‘Two glasses’ rule not accurate to measure alcohol limit, says expert

The proposed amendments of the Road Transport (Amendment) Bill 2020 to enhance harsher penalties for drink-driving has left many uncertain of the limit of alcoholic drinks they can consume and drive without running foul of the law.|Read more >|SunDaily

September 26, 2020

New Malaysia | New Initiatives | Sep 26 2020 @ 20:00

Zuraida defends appointments of 'community mobilisers'

The appointment of community mobilisers in local councils is an extension of the National Community Policy programme, the Housing and Local Government Ministry said today.|Read more >NST

 

New Malaysia | Covid-19: RMCO | Sep 26 2020 @ 20:00

Dr Noor Hisham: Those arriving from Sabah must undergo screening, quarantine

Individuals returning from Sabah must undergo mandatory home quarantine beginning tomorrow as per the Health Ministry's Home Surveillance Order (HSO) rules.|Read more >NST

 

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 26 2020 @ 18:00

Betong PBB Special Convention sign of Sarawak election approaching near?

The Betong zone Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) Special Convention held at the Tan Sri Stephen Kalong Ningkan Sports Hall today could be a sign of the 12th Sarawak State Election approaching near.|Read more >|Bernama

New Malaysia | New Initiatives | Sep 26 2020 @ 17:00

Higher education ministry to empower, enhance social entrepreneurship programme

The Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) is in the midst of empowering and improving the social entrepreneurship programme known as Social Enterprise @ Community (SE@C) in an effort to produce more social entrepreneurs among polytechnic and community college students.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

New Malaysia | Govt: MCMC | Sep 26 2020 @ 09:00

MCMC issues final warning to TM over promotional informationm, advertisements

Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) was given a final warning letter besides being urged to correct all promotional materials and advertisements on all channels, as well as reach out to affected customers on the change in upload speeds on the Unifi 500Mbps package.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

September 25, 2020

New Malaysia | Govt: EPF | Sep 25 2020 @ 22:00

EPF: Over 50pc contributors above 54 have savings of below RM50,000

As many as 54 per cent of Employees Provident Fund (EPF) contributors aged 54 have savings of less than RM50,000 for retirement.|Read more >|Malaymail

 

New Malaysia | Projects: KVDT2 | Sep 25 2020 @ 22:00

Putrajaya issues termination letter to KVDT2 contractor Dhaya Maju LTAT

The Government has issued a letter of termination to Dhaya Maju LTAT Sdn Bhd in relation to the contract  for the Klang Valley Double Tracking Phase 2 (KVDT2) project, the High Court heard today.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | Govt: Tourism | Sep 25 2020 @ 09:00

Putrajaya allocates over RM48m for Sarawak tourism, cultural development projects

The federal Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry has allocated a total of RM48,252,000 to fund the implementation of the proposed 18 tourism and cultural development projects in Sarawak, its minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri said.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | Govt assistance | Sep 24 2020 @ 20:00

RM120.5M for rural electricity supply programme in Sabah

The government has allocated RM120.5 million for the implementation of Rural Electricity Supply Programme with grid connection in three zones in Sabah, said Rural Development Minister Datuk Dr Abd Latiff Ahmad.|Read more >NST

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2020 Political Crisis  

Sep 26 2020

  • Dr Mahathir says will not contest in GE15|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Anwar must prove he has the numbers to form govt - Dr Mahathir|Read more >|SunDaily

 

Sep 24 2020

  • Zahid no-show at Sabah rally amid speculation of fallout with Perikatan|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Analysts split over Gabungan Rakyat Sabah and what it means for national politics|Read more >|Malaymail

  • A history of unsuccessful power grabs|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Formation of new govt must be in accordance with constitution - PM Muhyiddin|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Where can Anwar draw his numbers from for his takeover bid?|Read more >|Malaymail

  • PAS challenges Anwar to name MPs allegedly backing him|Read more >|SunDaily

Sep 23 2020

  • PKR sec-gen: Zahid’s statement admitting Umno MPs’ support for Anwar ‘confirms’ Perikatan’s fall|Read more >|Malaymail

  • PM: Anwar must prove he has the numbers, Perikatan stays the government until then|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Agong confirms postponed audience with Anwar, Dr Wan Azizah due to ill health|Read more >|Malaymail

  • Anwar has support of many PN and Umno MPs, says Ahmad Zahid|Read more >|SunDaily

  • PAS MP mocks Anwar’s takeover claim as ‘comedic relief’ |Read more >|Malaymail

  • Umno MPs refute claims by Anwar that he has majority including government seats|Read more >NST

  • GPS solid as ever with Muhyiddin, PBB reps insist after

  • Mahathir: Not the first time Anwar claiming to have majority support|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Mat Sabu confirms all 11 Amanah MPs backing Anwar |Read more >|Malaymail

  • Anwar claims majority in parliament |Read more >|Malaymail

  • All 42 DAP MPs are behind Anwar|Read more >NST

  • New govt will be Malay-bumi majority with fair representation of all: Anwar|Read more >|SunDaily

  • Govt has fallen, says Anwar|Read more >|SunDaily

 

Govt assistance |

Kita Prihatin BPN 2.0.

additional assistance under the RM10 billion PRIHATIN Supplementary Initiative Package (KITA PRIHATIN)

Bantuan Prihatin Nasional (BPN) 2.0 

  • allocate RM7bil in cash aid under Bantuan Prihatin Nasional (BPN) 2.0

    • RM1,000 each for 3.7 million families in the B40 category 

    • RM500 each for 3.8 million singles in the B40 group 

    • RM600 each for 1.4 million M40 families

    • RM300 each for 1.7 million singles in the M40 group

  • The payments would be made in two batches – one at the end of October this year and another in January next year.

  • The B40 families will receive RM700 each in October and RM300 each in January.

  • no need to apply for the BPN 2.0. The government will channel aid directly to the 10.6 million recipients who have been approved previously.

  • Those who are eligible but never received the BPN, the government will give a chance to appeal and make new applications.

Wage Subsidy Scheme WSP 2.0 

  • the second scheme would be open for companies that were registered with Socso before Aug 31

  • for companies who are experiencing revenue reduction of up to 30% compared to last year 

  • for new applications that have never received assistance under the Wage Subsidy Scheme programme, they will be eligible for subsidies for up to six months

  • wage subsidy of RM600 monthly will be given to a maximum of 200 employees each for three months

  • the applications are open from Oct 1 until Dec 31

Special Prihatin Grant (GKP) 2.0 

  • to help micro businesses that were facing financial difficulties because of the Covid-19 pandemic

  • to ensure more of these micro businesses benefited from the GKP, the government agreed to reopen applications from Oct 1 to 31

  • it would be open to business owners registered with the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM), or with local authorities before Aug 31, with payments to be made from Nov 25

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September 24, 2020

New Malaysia | 2020 Political Crisis | Sep 24 2020 @ 19:00

Dr Mahathir says main issue is Muhyiddin's majority, who becomes next PM is secondary

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said it has become essential for Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin to prove he still commanded the majority support needed to remain the prime minister.|Read more >|Malaymail

 

New Malaysia | New Propositions | Sep 24 2020 @ 14:00

Aspirasi launches election manifesto, promises RM500 monthly income for all adult Sarawakians

Every adult Sarawakian will be guaranteed a basic monthly income of RM500 if the Sarawak People’s Aspiration Party (Aspirasi) and its partners in Gagasan Anak Sarawak (Gasak) can form the state government in the next election that must be called by next year.|Read more >|Malaymail

 

New Malaysia | Govt assistance | Sep 24 2020 @ 13:00

Penjana KPT-CAP helps graduates attune to new job demands

The government has allocated RM100 million for the Career Advancement Programme (CAP) known as PENJANA KPT-CAP to help graduates attune themselves to the new demands in the job market due to the Covid-19 pandemic.|Read more >NST

September 23, 2020

New Malaysia | Govt assistance | Sep 23 2020 @ 22:00

DBKL to build 'start-up' homes for 1,000 young families

City Hall is looking to build three-bedroom council homes for around 1,000 young families in the city.|Read more >NST

 

New Malaysia | Govt assistance | Sep 23 2020 @ 16:00

Kita Prihatin: Imperative for all to work together

It is imperative for all quarters to cooperate and work together during the challenging period brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said.|Read more >NST

New Malaysia | 2020 Political Crisis | Sep 23 2020 @ 16:00

Reject those trying to destabilise govt, Muhyiddin tells Malaysians amid claim Perikatan has fallen

Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin urged Malaysians today to reject politicians whom he said are trying to destabilise the current government, following Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s claim that the former’s administration has fallen.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | 2020 Political Crisis | Sep 23 2020 @ 13:00

Govt has fallen, says Anwar

PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today announced that the government has fallen as he has a strong majority.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

New Malaysia | Govt: Housing | Sep 23 2020 @ 10:00

RM80M allocation for Chinese new villages - Zuraida

The Housing and Local Government Ministry has allocated RM80 million this year for community activities as well as infrastructure development in Chinese New Villages nationwide.|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | Govt: PDRM | Sep 23 2020 @ 09:00

Cycling on highways prohibited, fine awaits offenders -Bukit Aman

Cycling activities are only prohibited on highways and are still allowed on all other roads such as federal, state and city roads, said the Bukit Aman Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department (JSPT) director Datuk Azisman Alias.|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 23 2020 @ 09:00

Part of Petronas’ SST payment to go to international schools within state, clarifies Sarawak CM

Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg has clarified that the RM2.95 billion in state sales tax collected from Petroliam Nasional Berhad will not only be used for the training of Sarawakian students in the state’s international schools.|Read more >|Malaymail

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September 21, 2020

New Malaysia | New Initiatives | Sep 21 2020 @ 14:00

Tourism Ministry lists 548 items as intangible heritage in Malaysia, says minister

The Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry (Motac) through the National Heritage Department (JWN), has gazetted 548 items as ‘Intangible Heritage’ under the National Heritage Act 2005.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | New Policies | Sep 21 2020 @ 6:00

Dewan Negara approves appointment of select committee members

The Dewan Negara today approved a motion to appoint five Select Committee members for the Third Session of the 14th Parliament.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

New Malaysia | Opposition: PKR | Sep 21 2020 @ 14:00

Anwar fails to strike out suit over sodomy conviction pardon

PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim failed in his bid to strike out an originating summons filed by lawyer Mohd Khairul Azam Abdul Aziz over the full pardon granted to him over his conviction and imprisonment for sodomising an aide.|Read more >|Malaymail

 

New Malaysia | Sabah State Elections | Sep 21 2020 @ 08:00

Undesired decider

With postal voting off the table, many Sabahans won’t return to vote due to pandemic fears, travelling costs|Read more >|SunDaily

September 20, 2020

New Malaysia | Govt assistance Sep 20 2020 @ 21:00|

Terengganu farmers affected by storm to get aid

As many as 160 farmers can breathe a sigh of relief when the state government promised to provide aid after storms destroyed their paddy fields.|Read more >|Bernama

 

New Malaysia | Govt: Rural Development | Sep 20 2020 @ 20:00

Rural Development Ministry upgrading Internet access in rural areas

The issue of slow internet access in rural areas is being looked into, and efforts to upgrade is being conducted by those involved, says Deputy Rural Development Minister I Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman Mohamad.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

New Malaysia | Sabah State Elections | Sep 20 2020 @ 20:00

Foreigners planning to enter Sabah and cause trouble during polling, says state police chief

Police have received intelligence that certain elements from a neighbouring country are planning to enter Sabah in big numbers to create trouble during polling on Saturday, said Sabah police commissioner Datuk Hazani Ghazali.|Read more >|Malaymail

 

New Malaysia | Govt: MoF | Sep 20 2020 @ 13:00

Sukuk Prihatin subscription hits RM666 mln, exceeding RM500 mln initial target

Sukuk Prihatin, a government initiative under the National Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA), has been oversubscribed, registering a total subscription of more than RM666 million.|Read more >|SunDaily

 

New Malaysia | Projects: KVDT2 | Sep 20 2020 @ 12:00

Wee accuses DAP of not ‘walking the talk’ after KVDT2 direct negotiation deals revealed

Minister of Transport Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong has questioned the action by Pakatan Harapan (PH) to engage in direct negotiations for the Klang Valley Double Tracking Phase Two (KVDT2) project, despite touting they despised of such practices, reports Mingguan Malaysia.|Read more >|Malaymail

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September 22, 2020

New Malaysia | New Policies | Sep 22 2020 @ 22:00

Dewan Negara passes Road Transport (Amendment) Bill 2020

The Dewan Negara today passed the Road Transport (Amendment) Bill 2020 to improve the level of road safety and ensure the welfare and well-being of Malaysians.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | Sabah State Elections | Sep 22 2020 @ 22:00

Sabah 2020: Early voting turnout at 76pct

The Election Commission (EC) recorded a turnout of 76 per cent in early voting for the 16th state election, today.|Read more >NST

New Malaysia | Govt: MCMC | Sep 22 2020 @ 17:00

PIKs can now provide sophisticated training to youths -MCMC

The Community Internet Centres (PIKs) nationwide can now provide sophisticated training to the youth to upgrade their skills and innovation initiatives besides providing basic information and communication technology (ICT) skills.|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | Sabah State Elections | Sep 22 2020 @ 17:00

Those returning from Sabah not required to undergo quarantine

Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said individuals returning from Sabah would not be required to undergo the 14-day mandatory quarantine.|Read more >NST

New Malaysia | Govt | Sep 22 2020 @ 17:00

CVIA industrial park is 10 pct complete - Mustapa

The Chuping Valley Industrial Area (CVIA) project in Perlis is currently 10 per cent complete, the Dewan Negara was told today.|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | Sabah State Elections | Sep 22 2020 @ 17:00

Guan Eng: Axed Sandakan projects ‘a clear act of political vengeance’

The decision to cancel five projects in July valued at RM10.6 million that were planned for Sandakan was an act of political vengeance, DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng has alleged.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | Sabah State Elections | Sep 21 2020 @ 17:00

MyCC to amend two acts, expand scope of jurisdiction in competition law

The Malaysia Competition Commission (MyCC) is working actively on bills proposing amendments to the Competition Act 2010 (AP 2010) and the Competition Commission Act 2010|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | Sabah State Elections | Sep 22 2020 @ 16:00

Covid-19 patients not allowed to vote

Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob reiterated that voters who are Covid-19 positive would not be allowed to leave their hospitals to vote in the upcoming Sabah election.|Read more >NST

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 22 2020 @ 16:00

Sarawak CM: RM50m allocation for VSAT network will extend internet reach to rural areas

Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg today said he has approved a RM50 million allocation to acquire the services of a VSAT (very small aperture terminal) network to provide internet connectivity in the rural areas.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 22 2020 @ 15:00

Penang to set guidelines for aged care facilities in state

The Penang state government will be looking at existing jurisdictions and best practices from other countries to come up with guidelines to regulate aged care facilities here, said exco Jagdeep Singh Deo.|Read more >|Malaymail

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PELAN JANA SEMULA EKONOMI NEGARA (PENJANA) 5 JUN 2020 

September 19, 2020

New Malaysia | Govt: State | Sep 19 2020 @ 17:00

Johor govt to confiscate private land used as illegal dumpsites

The state government will confiscate private land used as illegal dumpsites in the state, effective next year.|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | Opposition: DAP | Sep 19 2020 @ 13:00

Duped by DAP? You advised me to join a decade ago, Zairil Khir Johari tells Tengku Razaleigh

Penang DAP vice-chairman Zairil Khir Johari stood up for his party today amid a persistent campaign to racialise it as anti-Malay, saying he found it to be open to diversity and provided him the platform to fight for social economic justice for all regardless of their ethnicity.|Read more >|Malaymail

New Malaysia | Govt: SSM | Sep 19 2020 @ 12:00

SSM to offer 90 percent compound reduction until Dec 31

The Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) is offering 90 per cent reduction from the original compound value for applications to strike off the name of a company under Section 549/550 of the Companies Act 2016 from Aug 17 to Dec 31.|Read more >|SunDaily

New Malaysia | Bukit Persekutuan | Sep 19 2020 @ 11:00

What is Bukit Persekutuan’s status in Draft KL Structure Plan 2040? Green group asks DBKL

The Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) is alarmed by the exclusion of Bukit Persekutuan in the Draft Kuala Lumpur Structure Plan 2040, released recently for public viewing.|Read more >