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Potential teen voters want more exposure on election process, nation-building

By Nur Adila Abdul Wahab

GEORGE TOWN, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- The new voting age of 18 as passed by Dewan Rakyat through an amendment in the Federal Constitution has got 14-year-olds thinking since they would potentially be first-time voters if the 15th general election (GE15) were to be held in four years.

Some teenagers as Bernama found in a random survey, saw the Dewan Rakyat decision as an opportunity to voice their opinion and play a role in choosing the government.....

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Malaysia to focus on economic integration, inclusivity & sustainability  at APEC 2020


By Nurul Hanis Izmir

 

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- Malaysia's focus on three priority areas - regional economic integration, inclusivity and technology, and innovation and sustainability - when it hosts the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) 2020 next year will be timely given the immense challenges confronting the global economy.

 
 

Storm disaster: Dr Mahathir checks on destruction in Pantai Tengah


LANGKAWI, Aug 12 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad took time check on the destruction along Pantai Tengah here, which was severely affected in the Typhoon Lekima storm disaster on Friday.

 
 

ATMs blown up, robbers escape with RM300, 000


TANJUNG MALIM,  Aug 12 (Bernama) -- Robbers blew up three Auto-Teller Machines (ATM) at a bank in Jalan Haji Mustafa Raja Kamala here today but only managed to  escape with RM300,000 from one of them.

 
 

Targeted fuel subsidy under fine tuning process - Saifuddin Nasution


GEORGE TOWN, Aug 12  (Bernama) -- The government’s targeted fuel subsidy meant  for the B40 (lower income) group is in the fine tuning process , said Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister  Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail.

 
 

171 schools in Kedah damaged by Friday's storm


ALOR SETAR, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- A total of 171 schools in several districts in Kedah were reported to have been damaged by last Friday’s storm, said state Education and Human Resource Committee chairman Dr Salmee Said.

 
 

Immediate repairs for 11 nurseries hit by storm in Kedah, Perlis


ALOR SETAR, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- Eleven nurseries of the Community Development Department (Tabika Kemas) which were damaged by storm in Kedah and Perlis last Friday will be repaired before classes resume after the Hari Raya Aidiladha break.

 
 

Penang storm victims urged to lodge police report for aid


GEORGE TOWN, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- Families in Penang whose houses were damaged in the powerful storm on Friday night have been urged to lodge a police report immediately to receive aid from the state government.

 
 

Langkawi confident of maintaining UNESCO Global Geopark status


LANGKAWI, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- The re-evaluation of Langkawi’s status as a UNESCO Global Geopark ended today on a positive note, giving hope that the island will be able to retain this honour for the third time.  

 
 

Over 1,000 homes damaged in Kedah storm - Mukhriz


JITRA, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- The storm on Friday which swept through the northern region damaged 1,358 houses in Kedah, said Menteri Besar  Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir.

 
 

Repair work done at Penang Airport after storm - MAHB


KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 11 (Bernama) -- Cleaning and repair work were carried out at Penang International Airport following a storm that hit the island on Friday night, says Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB).

 
 
 

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Throwing caution to the wind over cockles

 
     

12 packages of Pan Borneo Highway in Sabah to be completed by June 2022

 
     

Port Dickson MP holds Deepavali Open House on Friday

 
     

Shafie aims for Sabah's oil royalty claims to be settled by next year

 
     
 
     
 

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