KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 17 (Bernama) – Malaysia is the first country in Asia to start clinical study of ovarian cancer diagnostic blood test in early 2019, said chief executive officer (CEO) of Clinical Research Malaysia (CRM), Dr. Akhmal Yusof.
MELAKA, Dec 17 (Bernama) -- The Melaka state government will be focusing on the issue of bureaucracy in its administration and management systems, especially when involving investments, says Chief Minister Adly Zahari.
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 17 (Bernama) -- Further studies are to be conducted to reduce rates and abolish tolls in the country, the result of which will be presented to the Cabinet in May, next year.
SEREMBAN, Dec 17 (Bernama) -- The opposition walked out of the Negeri Sembilan state legislative assembly today after Speaker Zulkefly Omar did not allow the tabling of a motion to discuss the state government stand on the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD).
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 17 (Bernama) -- An assistant manager in the editorial department of an English daily, The Star, was sentenced to 30 months' jail and fined RM100,000, in default 10 months' jail, by the Sessions Court here today after he was found guilty of receiving RM20,000 bribe in May last year.
KUCHING, Dec 17 (Bernama) – Melaka State Legislative Assembly Speaker Datuk Wira Omar Jaafar and 17 state assemblymen paid a courtesy call today on acting Sarawak Yang Dipertua Negeri Datuk Amar Haji Mohamad Asfia Awang Nassar at Astana Negeri, Petra Jaya, here.
PETALING JAYA, DEc 17 (Bernama) -- The Magistrate’s Court here today issued a a remand order for seven days against a pair of lovebirds and three bouncers to facilitate police investigation on the death of a pub manager who was stabbed during a fight in front of an entertainment centre at 8 Avenue, Section 8 here yesterday.