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GENERAL News List

Rural Development ministry targets zero poverty in Perlis by year end

The Rural Development Ministry is targeting the hardcore poor in Perlis to be zero later this year when there are currently only three heads of households recorded in the hardcore poor category compared to 72 heads of households last February.

5,128 communications tower upgraded to 3G, 4G

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14 -- The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has upgraded 5,128 existing communications tower locations to 3G and 4G services, including in rural areas nationwide, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.

13 storm victims in Seremban allowed to return home

Thirteen people from four families who were evacuated to the Kampung Linsum community hall temporary relief centre (PPS) following a storm on Saturday were allowed to return home at 9.08 am today.

Former 1MBD CEO denies he foolishly believes Jho Low

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14  -- Former 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MBD) chief executive officer (CEO) Datuk Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi today denied that he foolishly believed fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low.

June 8 next year hearing of Waytha Moorthy's defamation suit against Ibrahim Ali

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14  --  The High Court today fixed three days, from June 8 to 10 next year, to hear the defamation suit filed by Minister in the Prime Minister's Department P. Waytha Moorthy against Perkasa President Datuk Ibrahim Ali.

LTTE arrests: i am satisfied with reasons given by police - Dr Mahathir

The police have their own reasons as to why they arrested the individuals suspected of having links to the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) terrorist group, Tun Dr Mahathir said. 

Govt to be more conservative in managing public finance - Kenanga Research

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 14 – The government is expected to be more conservative in managing public finance, more inclined towards promoting fiscal discipline, optimisation and maintaining budget predictability, said Kenanga Research.