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MyGroser joins government’s PENJANA e-Commerce initiatives

KUALA LUMPUR: MyGroser has partnered with Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) to extend its e-commerce offerings to the PENJANA Shop Malaysia Online initiative and the PENJANA micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) e-Commerce Campaign until Sept 30, 2020. In a statement

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Mustapa: Only 48.48 pct of allocation for govt’s development projects utilised

KUALA LUMPUR: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed said only 48.48 per cent or RM33.4 billion of the allocation for government development projects has been spent as at Aug 26, 2020. He noted that the amount spent

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Philippine unemployment rate hits 10 pct in July due to COVID-19 pandemic

MANILA: The number of Filipinos without jobs reached 4.6 million in July 2020 as the country grapples with the economic fallout of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, reported Xinhua news agency, quoting data from the Philippine government’s latest survey on

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Labuan B40 apartment project on schedule despite COVID-19 setback

LABUAN: Despite a slight setback due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the developer of a RM101.6-million project to enable people in the B40 group to own a dwelling is bent on completing it on schedule. The People’s Housing Project (PPR) in Jalan

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Housewife claims trial to trafficking Indonesian woman

IPOH: A housewife pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here today to trafficking in an Indonesian woman since last year. Yew Lee See, 52, made the plea after the charge was read out to her before Judge Mohd Fauzi Mohd

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Ministry to build 500 new communication towers

KUALA LUMPUR: At least 500 new communication towers will be built in 210 mukim throughout the country beginning in the fourth quarter of this year for the provision of broadband 4G services, the Dewan Negara was told today. Deputy Communications

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National Finance under control despite implementing Post Covid-19 Recovery Plan

KUALA LUMPUR: The country’s financial situation is under control even though the government has overspent to address the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the country’s economy. Deputy Finance Minister I Datuk Abd Rahim Bakri (pix) said the Prihatin Rakyat Economic

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Typhoon Maysak rips through S. Korea, killing 1

SEOUL: Typhoon Maysak, the season’s ninth typhoon, stormed through South Korea on Thursday, killing one and disrupting flights and traffic across the country, Yonhap News Agency reported. The tropical storm was travelling northeast after arriving at the East Sea at 6.30

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Amorepacific Publishes Research Paper On Clinical Evaluation Method For Blue Light 456nm Protection Of Skin

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Anti-Pollution Research Center of Amorepacific R&D Center has developed the world’s first clinical evaluation method for blocking blue light from reaching the skin. The research paper, which involves research on the

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HGC appoints Kelvin Yip as General Manager of Carrier Business

HONG KONG, Sept. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC) today announced the appointment of Kelvin Yip to the role of General Manager of Carrier Business, effective immediately. Kelvin will guide HGC towards close cooperation among local mobile

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