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Government prepared to help boost manufacturing sector's role - Wan Azizah

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 1 -- The role of the manufacturing sector must be strengthened against the backdrop of an increasingly protectionist and uncertain global trading landscape, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.

Cops looking for Quran teacher suspected of abusing student

SHAH ALAM, Oct 1  -- Police are looking for a Quran teacher from Jalan Simpang Tiga, Jeram, Kuala Selangor, near here, for allegedly abusing his 13-year-old student who suffered multiple bruises and injuries.

Do not follow culture of disrespecting national anthem - Abdul Karim

KUCHING, Oct 1 -- People in the state must always show respect for the national anthem and not follow the action of a group of individuals who purposely refused to stand up when the 'Negaraku' song was played.

Penang govt ready to reduce assessment rates for certain cases

GEORGE TOWN, Oct 1 -- The Penang government is ready to consider reducing the assessment rates for certain categories of ratepayers after the review exercise, said its Housing, Local Government and Town and Country Planning Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo.

[EXCLUSIVE] Thailand denies link to IS group

BANGKOK, Oct 1 -- Thailand’s Prime Minister, General Prayuth Chan o-cha today denied the allegations that southern Thai Muslims were linked to the Islamic State (IS) group. 

Defence white paper to be tabled in Parliament after Budget 2020 - Mohamad Sabu

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 1 --The National Defence White Paper is expected to be tabled in Parliament after the 2020 Budget is announced on Oct 11.

Sabah mulls join venture with Kalimantan in downstream oil & gas activities

BALIKPAPAN, (Indonesia), Oct 1 -- A joint venture between Sabah and Indonesia in downstream oil and gas activities would benefit Borneo, said Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal.