KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 22 (Bernama) -- Public Institutes for Skills Training (ILKA) must be more flexible in the short-term skills training courses they offer to youths so that they can fulfill the needs of the industry.

SADAO (South Thailand), Jan 22 (Bernama) -- For the convenience of Malaysians wishing to travel to Thailand, a 2.4-ha car park is currently under construction near the sports field here.

KLUANG, Jan 22 (Bernama) -- The temporary closure period for CEP Renggam sanitary landfill in Simpang Renggam near here, has been extended to Feb 21 as repair works on the embankment and water storage pond at the landfill, are still underway.

JOHOR BAHRU, Jan 22 (Bernama) -- The temporary flood centre in Simpang Renggam near here was closed this afternoon after 61 victims from 13 families were allowed to return home.

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 22 (Bernama) -- Police detained two members of a drug distribution syndicate and seized syabu weighing 90 kg and valued at RM6.3 million in two raids in Penang on Friday and Saturday.

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 22 (Bernama) -- The Social Security Organisation (Socso) has recorded an average of 43 deaths of workers per day last year, involving industrial accidents and non-communicable diseases.

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 22 (Bernama) -- Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today told the High Court here that news reports on the '6,000 mystery letters' carried by Sistem Televisyen Malaysia (TV3) and Utusan Malaysia were precisely based on a press conference by Datuk Dr Mazlan Ismail.