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Police thwart foreigner’s escape bid from Pudu market area

KUALA LUMPUR: A foreigner’s brazen attempt to escape from the Pudu Market area, which has been placed under tightened administrative control, failed when he was arrested by police today. In the incident at about 2 pm, a Bernama reporter at

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COVID-19: Autogate, E-gate systems at all entry points nationwide suspended

KUALA LUMPUR: The use of the Autogate and E-gate systems at all entry points nationwide has been temporarily suspended today as a measure to address the spread of the COVID-19 infection. Immigration director-general Datuk Khairul Dzaimee Daud, however, said the

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Employer, 102 immigrants nabbed at wholesale markets in January

PUTRAJAYA: Immigration director-general Datuk Khairul Dzaimee Daud said an employer and 102 immigrants were detained in eight operations conducted by the Immigration Department at wholesale markets in the Klang Valley last month. He said that last year, 133 enforcement operations

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131 Chinese nationals plead guilty to overstaying, not having permits

TELUK INTAN:  Some 131 Chinese nationals pleaded guilty in the Sessions Court yesterday to a charge of overstaying and not having a valid pass or permit. The accused comprising 123 men and eight women, aged between 18 and 54 years,

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165,040 illegals repatriated under B4G programme

KUALA LUMPUR: About 165,040 illegal immigrants out of the 195,471 registered under the Back For Good (B4G) amnesty exercise which ended two days ago, have been deported to their respective countries. Immigration director-general Datuk Khairul Dzaimee Daud said while the

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PPM, Immigration joint operation nabs 15 Filipinos

LAHAD DATU: Marine police (PPM) have detained 15 Filipinos in Pulau Sakar near here in an integrated operation with the Sabah Immigration Department yesterday. Sabah Region 4 Marine Police commander ACP Mohamad Pajeri Ali said the suspects aged between three

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65 Chinese nationals arrested over scam

IPOH: The Perak Immigration Department arrested 65 Chinese nationals for alleged involvement in an online scam here yesterday. Its director-general Datuk Khairul Dzaimee Daud said the suspects, aged between 17 and 55, were caught by surprise when a raiding party

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Immigration Dept nabbed 40 Chinese nationals in Ipoh

IPOH: Perak Immigration Department yesterday arrested 40 Chinese nationals, believed to be part of the remaining suspects who had escaped during an operation in Cyberjaya last month. Its director Kamalludin Ismail said the suspects comprising 38 men and two women

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Immigration Department busted ‘flying passport’ syndicate

JOHOR BAHRU: The Johor Immigration Department has smashed a “flying passport” syndicate following the arrest of a man at a hotel. Johor Immigration director Baharuddin Tahir said the 41-year-old suspect was arrested at 11pm during the “Ops Serkap” after two weeks of intelligence

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Sabah MKN deports 4,000 illegal immigrants this month

SANDAKAN: Sabah National Security Council (MKN) in collaboration with the Immigration Department, Royal Malaysia Police and Health Department will be sending home 3,909 illegal immigrants from the Philippines and Indonesia this month. Its deputy security director Muhammad Hafiz Abdul Rahman said 3,800 immigrants from the Philippines

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