Two missing fishermen found safe in Miri waters

MIRI, Jan 17 (Bernama) --The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has said that two fishermen who went missing in the waters of Miri two days ago were found safe at 11am this morning.

100 illegal plastic waste recycling plants to be closed down - Yeo

KLANG, Jan 17 (Bernama) -- A total of 100 illegal plastic waste recycling plants across the country will be shut down within the first three months of the year, Minister of Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Yeo Bee Yin said today.

Government will look into Suhakam's suggestions on Orang Asli betterment

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17 (Bernama) -- The views and suggestions of the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM) will be taken seriously by the government in formulating policies for the betterment of the Orang Asli community.

Melaka target another 100 schools for Eco-Schools Programme

MELAKA, Jan 17 (Bernama) – The Melaka state government through the Melaka Green Technology Corporation (PTHM) is targeting the participation of about 100 schools in the Eco-Schools Programme within the next four years.

Bernama pixman takes second spot with RM3,000, trophy in photo competition

KUCHING, Jan 17 (Bernama) -- It pays to be patient and Malaysian National News Agency (Bernama) photographer Ahmad Rushdan Abdul Manan had to wait for a long time before capturing a splendid shot of the Sarawak State Legislative building against flashes of lightning.

Business not as usual for coconut supplier during Thaipusam season

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 17 (Bernama) --- It is quite typical for traders to grab the chance and raise the prices of goods when there is a sudden demand from consumers.

No more cigarette sales at Pelita restaurants nationwide

BUTTERWORTH, Jan 17 (Bernama) --  Pelita Nasi Kandar restaurants nationwide have stopped selling cigarettes at its premises from yesterday.