• PETRA Lifestyle To Launch Roberto’s Pronto and Central Kitchen
    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 7 – Italian cuisine lovers here will soon be able to source Roberto’s homemade pastas, sauces and a number of authentic Italian food items and ingredients to cook in their own homes from Roberto’s Pronto, an Italian deli store under PETRA Lifestyle which is set to be operational from early next year.…
  • Anwar Has Got Environment Ministry Structure Right For Optimum Governance – Yeo Bee Yin
    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 7 – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has got the environment ministerial structure right by combining Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) and Environment and Water Ministry (KASA), says former Environment Minister and Member Parliament of Puchong, Yeo Bee Yin. Congratulating the prime minister on bringing together the relevant departments together, Yeo…
  • Probe into alleged wrong use of billions of ringgit by PN govt must be transparent, thorough – C4 Center
    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 6 – The Center to Combat Corruption & Cronyism (C4 Center) has called for a thorough and transparent investigation into the alleged misappropriation of billions of ringgit during the administration of the previous Perikatan Nasional government. Responding to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s announcement today that the PN administration had allegedly…
  • There have been breaches in use of public funds, so don’t dispute it, Anwar cautions Muhyiddin
    PUTRAJAYA, Dec 6 – There had been breaches of regulations in the way public funds had been used during the Perikatan Nasional’s administration of the government, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim reiterated today, disputing former prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s statement that there had been no such misuse of government funds. At a…
  • MACC should disclose findings of probe into quarrying in Bukit Lagong Forest Reserve – PHM
    SHAH ALAM, Dec 5 – Parti Hijau Malaysia (PHM) or The Green Party has urged the Selangor State Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to reveal the findings of its investigations into the provision of 27 licenses to carry out quarry operations in the Bukit Lagong Forest Reserve in Gombak. In a statement here today, PHM pro-tem…
  • A Cabinet for Political and Economic Stability for the next Five Years – Ong Kian Ming
    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 5 – The new unity government, with Pakatan Harapan (PH) working with UMNO and other parties is not really a new idea, as this is not the first time PH is working with UMNO leaders to ensure political stability and institutional reforms, said former Member of Parliament for Bangi, Dr. Ong Kian…
  • Support Anwar’s Unity Govt – DAP Leaders Continue Their Calls
    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 4 – Leaders from the Democratic Action Party (DAP), which won 40 seats in the 15th General Election, have continued their calls to the people to support the unity government of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. In a statement today, Ipoh Barat Member of Parliament and former Human Resources Minister, Kula…
  • (Updated) Anwar Names His Cabinet Members, Takes On Finance Portfolio
    Updated with list of Cabinet Ministers. PUTRAJAYA, Dec 2 – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today announced the long-awaited list of men and women who will be in his downsized Cabinet following his appointment as head of the government by the King, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah, on Nov 24 following the general election.…
  • News in Brief: Nov 28 – Dec 2
    PUTRAJAYA: Civil servants were urged by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to work with the government leadership to bring about change to bring back the country to its glorious days. In his first meeting with the staff of the Prime Minister’s Department on Nov 29, Anwar said civil servants need to bring the spirit…
  • TFA’s Shantanand Festival of Arts is back this Dec 9-11
    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 1 – The Temple of Fine Arts’ annual arts extravaganza, Shantanand Festival Arts is set for a comeback after two years of no-show. This year’s offerings, from Dec 9 to 11, will be packed with artistic and cultural activities, workshops as well as two feature productions, TFA Music Director Kumar Karthigesu said…
  • Anwar capable of resetting Malaysia for new heights – Economist
    By Tengku Noor Shamsiah Tengku Abdullah KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 1 – Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will bring Malaysia back to its glory days and set it to become the region’s economic powerhouse based on his experience and a good network internationally, according to an economist. Academician and economic analyst, Emeritus Professor, Graduate…
  • School in Kg Pandan in dire straits last two years, made worse now with flood, says a parent
    By Manjin Kaur KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 1 – A school in Kampung Pandan here has been facing a lot of structural problems with its classrooms and many parents have raised the issue but no solutions have been forthcoming, said a parent former of one of the students. Speaking to Weekly Echo, the parent said problems…
  • Knaus Tabbert AG awarded VTA certificate to sell two of its caravan models in Malaysia
    By Tengku Noor Shamsiah Tengku Abdullah KUALA LUMPUR: Dec 1 – The East Coast Economic Regional Development Council (ECERDC) has taken a step forward in expanding the development of the recreational vehicle (RV) industry in Malaysia by awarding the first Vehicle Type Approval (VTA) certificate to Europe’s leading recreational vehicle (RV) leader from Germany, Knaus…
  • PH likely to have two thirds majority, not necessary for a vote of confidence – Ramkarpal
    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 – It is likely that Pakatan Harapan now has a two thirds majority in Parliament, and it will be unnecessary for Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to table a motion for a vote of confidence when Parliament commences on Dec 19th, says Member of Parliament for Bukit Gelugor, Ramkarpal Singh.…
  • Pannisai Paadasaalai students to present “A Journey in Tamizhisai” concert Dec 3
    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 – Pannisai Paadasaalai, a traditional music school that focuses on the teaching of Thevaram and Thiruvasagam (Tamil devotional hymns/music), is organising its student concert entitled “A Journey in Tamizhisai” at the TSR Conference Hall in Shah Alam this coming Saturday, Dec 3. Established in 2019, the music school has trained hundreds…