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Entrepreneurs should borrow from Tekun National, not Ah Longs :Wan Junaidi

KUCHING: The Ministry of Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives (MEDAC) called on micro-enterprises to reach out to its agency Tekun Nasional for hassle-free financing assistance and not go to loan sharks or Ah Longs. Its Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi

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Food aid distributed to interior areas to ensure no one gets left behind

KAMPAR: Having to climb hills, go through challenging roads and enter remote areas to get to the houses of food basket recipients is not an excuse for the National Prihatin Squad in Perak to let the people run out of

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46.7 pct adults in Malaysia have received at least one dose of Covid vaccine: PM

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 46.7 per cent of the adult population in Malaysia has received at least one dose of Covid-19 vaccine while 21.8 per cent have completed both doses, says Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin(pix). The Prime Minister said

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Malaysia’s economy faces challenges in recovery momentum – DOSM

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian economy is anticipated to face challenges in preserving the recovery momentum as the Leading Index (LI) which acts as an indicator of the future movement of the overall economy eased to 6.9 per cent in May 2021 year-on-year

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Man found burned in house fire in Kampar

IPOH: A charred body of a man was found in a fire involving three houses in Kampung Padang Tembak in Kampar, 40 kilometres (km) from here, late yesterday. A state Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) spokesman, in a statement, identified

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Teachers, students, parents adapting to PdPR

KUALA LUMPUR: With the country hit by the Covid-19 pandemic since a year ago, causing drastic changes in Teaching and Learning (PdP) methods from face to face to online through home-based learning and teaching (PdPR), teachers and students, as well

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Don’t be deceived by cheap sale gimmick on internet: MCMC

KUALA LUMPUR: The public has been advised to not be deceived by cheap sale gimmicks on the internet as most of the products on sale are from unregistered websites or applications, according to the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC).

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Is fatigue setting in for Malaysia’s healthcare workers?

KUALA LUMPUR: Nearly 18 months have passed since the first three Covid-19 cases were reported in Malaysia on Jan 25, 2020, and people still are wondering with exasperation how much longer they would have to put up with the pandemic.

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Masri appointed new MBS mayor

SEREMBAN: Negeri Sembilan deputy state secretary (management) Datuk Masri Razali has been appointed as the new mayor of Seremban City Council (MBS), effective today. Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Aminuddin Harun, in a statement today, said Masri took over from Datuk

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1,142 construction sites in operation since June 1, 209 violate SOP – Fadillah

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 933 of the 1,142 construction sites that are in operation nationwide since the implementation of the movement control under the National Recovery Plan last June 1 complied with the stipulated standard operating procedures (SOP), said Works

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