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Malaysians eat less fruits than WHO's recommendations - FAMA Chairman

BUTTERWORTH, July 5 (Bernama) – A study conducted by The Federal Agricultural Marketing Authority (FAMA) had shown that an average Malaysian’s fruit consumption is eight times lower than the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) recommendation.

FAMA chairman Ishak Ismail today said that the study had concluded  that a Malaysian, on average took five kilogramme (kg) of fruit per month against 40 kg recommended by the World Health Organisation (WHO). 

“The latest statistics issued by WHO last year stated that Malaysians fruit consumption rate only reached 63 kg per person annually as compared to 146 kg per person per year in other developed countries,” he told reporters here. 

Earlier, he joined Penang Health, Agriculture, Agro-based Industry, Rural Development Committee chairman Dr Afif Bahardin to launch a campaign to promote fruit consumption in conjunction with the annual Penang Durian Festival in Seberang Jaya expo site.....

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KPDNHEP seizes 12,450 unlabelled optical discs in Perak


IPOH, July 5 (Bernama) -- A total of 12,450 pieces of unlabelled optical discs worth RM81,250 were seized by the state Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) in an operation yesterday.

 
 

University of Wollongong to open branch campus in Penang


GEORGE TOWN, July 5 (Bernama) -- The University of Wollongong (UOW) will set up a branch campus in Batu Kawan, Penang next year in collaboration with Paramount Corporation Berhad.  

 
 

Kedah Health Dept gets 11 safety awards from Safety First Group


ALOR SETAR, July 5 (Bernama) -- The Kedah Health Department has received 11 safety awards from the pro-safety group Safety First in recognition of the outstanding performance of the staff in all aspects of healthcare.

 
 

DOE okays Penang's 'three islands' reclamation project


GEORGE TOWN, July 5 (Bernama) -- The Penang government has obtained the green light from the Department of Environment (DOE) to implement the Penang South Reclamation (PSR) project, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.

 
 

Sidewalk mechanic helping people by the roadside in Ipoh


By Shahrizan Jefri Aziz

IPOH, July 5 (Bernama) -- Its 3.30am and raining. While many are sleeping, Rahmat Azahari Sufian Tan, a sidewalk mechanic, is working hard to repair his customer's motorcycle at the roadsides of the city.

 
 

Manjung APM officer bitten by cobra


LUMUT, July 4 (Bernama) -- A Malaysian Civil Defence Force (APM) officer was injured after a snake bit him while he was asleep in his office at Jalan Tok Perdana in Sitiawan here early this morning.

 
 

Plastic processing factory shut down for non-compliance


SUNGKAI, July 4 (Bernama) -- A plastic processing factory here was ordered to close with immediate effect today, following an inspection by authorities who found that terms of the conditional approval granted by the Tapah District Council had not been complied with.

 
 

Lumut factory ordered to suspend works after fatal accident


LUMUT, July 4 (Bernama) -- An oil and gas company in Kampung Acheh here has been ordered to suspend works after a worker was killed in an accident at its premises yesterday.

 
 

MAMPU welcoming more and more people to MyGovUC serviceĀ 


IPOH, July 4 (Bernama) -- Since the Malaysian Administrative Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (MAMPU) introduced MyGovUC in 2012, the integrated communication and collaboration service which facilitates contact between civil servants while improving workflow, has recorded 320,344 users up till May 31, 2019.

 
 

'Gunung Bintang' in Kedah has ecotourism potential'


KULIM, July 4 (Bernama) -- Kedah’s highest mountain Gunung Bintang, a popular attraction among mountaineers and hikers, has the potential to become an ecotourism destination.

 
 
 

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Parties urged to keep emotions in check ahead of Tanjung Piai polls

 
     

Walkabout campaign must be clear, permit needed for house-to-house campaigning

 
     

Edra sponsors Melaka Sports School for football training

 
     

Sultan Muhammad V wants implementation of five federal projects in Kelantan to be expedited

 
     
 
     
 

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