KKMM agrees to improve FIMI incentives

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia (KKMM) has agreed to improve the implementation of the Film In Malaysia Incentive (FIMI), which came into effect on April 9, as proposed by the National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (Finas). Finas, in

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Murder Case: Injured suspect is in stable condition

IPOH: An injured suspect in the murder of a single mother at the victim’s residence in Taman Perpaduan, here, recently, is currently in stable condition. The suspect had been inflicted with several stab wounds in the incident. Ipoh district police chief

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Emergency: Those facing three years jail may now get community service

KUALA LUMPUR: Beginning tomorrow, those facing up to three years imprisonment may qualify for community service, according to the Emergency (Offenders Compulsory Attendance) (Amendment) Ordinance 2021. Previously, only those facing up to three months imprisonment were eligible for community service. The

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Malaysia and Japan reaffirm commitment to further enhance defence relations

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia and Japan have reaffirmed their commitment to further enhance bilateral defence cooperation. A statement issued by the Ministry of Defence today said Senior Minister of Defence Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob and his counterpart Nobuo Kishi had discussed

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Saravanan: Bangladesh High Commission launched job portal without consulting KSM

KUALA LUMPUR: The Bangladesh High Commission here launched its employment portal ‘Chakrir Khoj’ without prior consultation or notification to the Ministry of Human Resources (KSM), said its minister Datuk Seri M. Saravanan.  The minister, who was shocked and appalled with the

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Get services, advice on electricity from authorised parties

KUALA LUMPUR: The Energy Commission (ST) has urged all parties to seek services and advice on safety, maintenance, repair, and electrical installation only from those authorised by the commission. In a statement today, the ST said this was to ensure the

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Gambling items, contraband seized in warehouse raid

KUALA LUMPUR: The Special Operations Force raided a warehouse in Pulau Indah Industrial Park (PIIP) in Klang and seized various smuggled items in “Op Kontraban” on April 10. Bukit Aman Internal Security and Public Order Department (Operations) deputy director Datuk Azri

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Heavy rain: Food delivery man killed by falling tree

KUALA LUMPUR: A food delivery man was killed after he was believed to have been hit by a fallen tree branch following heavy rain yesterday afternoon near a petrol station in Alam Damai, Cheras, here. The GrabFood rider identified as Syed

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1MDB: Bukit Aman confirms Dr Tawfiq, son gave statements

KUALA LUMPUR: Police today confirmed that Datuk Dr Tawfiq Ayman, the husband of former Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz had given his statement to facilitate investigations into allegations that he received 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB)

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CCID detects fraud syndicate using fake banking website

KUALA LUMPUR: The Commercial Crime Investigation Department (CCID) has detected a form of online fraud involving several cases where a fake ‘Maybank2U’ website was used to obtain users’ information before the syndicate withdraws money from their accounts. Bukit Aman CCID director

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