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Johor reverses decision, accepts 15-30 as definition of ‘youth’

PUCHONG: In a 180 degrees shift, the Johor state government had decided to follow Putrajaya’s lead in defining youths as those aged between 15 and 30 years of age. This came a day after Johor menteri besar Sahruddin Jamal issuing

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MB: 557,518 hectares of Malay reserve land in Johor

ISKANDAR PUTERI: Malay reserve land in Johor covers a total of 557,518 hectares as of April this year, from 557,287 hectares in December last year, said Menteri Besar Datuk Dr Sahruddin Jamal. He said Kulai recorded the largest area, covering

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Tanker detained for anchoring without permission

JOHOR BAHRU: A foreign tanker was detained in the ‘Ops Khas Pagar’ conducted in the waters of Tanjung Penyusop, Kota Tinggi yesterday for dropping anchor without permission. Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) Tanjung Sedili maritime zone (ZMTS) director Captain Maritime

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Putrajaya – Johor frosty ties surface at Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) meet

BEIJING: Putrajaya – Johor frosty ties surfaced in China today where Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is attending a symposium on the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). In a news conference in Beijing streamed “live” over Facebook to Malaysia,

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Johor DAP, Bersatu excos to be axed

KUALA LUMPUR: Johor’s DAP and Bersatu excos who have fallen out of favor of the state ruler are expected to be axed in the upcoming exco reshuffle, reported Malaysiakini. The two are Mazlan Bujang (Bersatu-Puteri Wangsa) and Tan Hong Pin

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Newly minted Johor MB Dr Sahruddin Jamal confirms exco reshuffle

JOHOR BARU: The newly minted Johor Menteri Besar Dr Sahruddin Jamal confirmed that he would reshuffle the state exco line up within a fortnight. “Despite having 14 days to make changes to the state executive committee line-up, I will personally

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New Johor Menteri Besar to be sworn in tomorrow morning

JOHOR BARU: In the ongoing saga over the Johor Menteri Besar post, Johor state secretary Datuk Azmi Rohani confirmed that Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar has given consent for the swearing in ceremony of a new Menteri Besar to be held tomorrow

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MB saga: Sultan kept my quit letter as souvenir, says Osman Sapian

JOHOR BARU: Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar has opted to maintain the suspence over the question of who is the Johor Menteri Besar as his highness by keeping the quit letter from embattled state chief Datuk Osman Sapian as a

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Osman dancing to the tune of palace led to resignation

PUCHONG: Osman Sapian had to resign as Johor Menteri Besar happened at the insistence of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad who is also Bersatu chairman, reported Singapore Straits Times. Dr Mahathir was unhappy with Osman’s willingness to toe the

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Sultan Ibrahim: Don’t mess with Johor”

PUCHONG: Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar warned unnamed parties against interfering into the affairs of the state. “With regards to Johor, do not interfere with the affairs of this state because this sovereign state still has a Sultan. “I

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