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LAST_UPDATETue, 19 Jun 2018 9am

Former Terengganu Exco's Son Killed In Accident

KUALA TERENGGANU: The youngest son of former state executive councillor Datuk Mohd Jidin Shafie, Muhammad Izzat Husaini, 17, was killed in an accident involving two vehicles at Jalan Sultan Zainal Abidin, here, today.

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Evening Traffic Slow On Most Major Highways

KUALA LUMPUR -- Traffic flow at all major highways was reported to be slow as of 9pm, as more people returned to the capital after the end of public holidays in conjunction with Aidilfitri.

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Sungai Tua Assemblyman Amiruddin Shari New Selangor MB?

KLANG -- The speculation on who will succeed Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali as Selangor menteri besar was almost answered when Sungai Tua assemblyman, Amiruddin Shari is very likely expected to fill that important post.

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Kelantan Has Many Uniqueness To Draw Tourists - UMK Prof

KOTA  BHARU -- Kelantan has many unique characteristics that can be explored and promoted to potentially draw domestic and foreign tourists to the state.

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Chant Group Against Felling Palm Trees Along Peel Avenue

GEORGE TOWN -- The Penang Citizens Awareness Chant Group is strongly opposed to the idea of felling the palm trees along Peel Avenue, in lieu of an expansion of the Island Hospital project.

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Initiatives Like DFTZ Tools To Prepare Young People For Jobs: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR –  Initiatives like the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) are tools to prepare the young people for jobs that do not even exist yet, said Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

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Final List Of Candidates For UMNO Election Expected On Wednesday

KUALA LUMPUR – The final list of candidates contesting in the UMNO election this June 30 will be known in two days, said UMNO election secretariat chief secretary Datuk Norazuwan Aziz.

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Bersatu To Hold Annual General Assembly On Dec 16

KUALA LUMPUR -- The Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) will convene its annual general assembly on Dec 16.

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PSM Suggests Direct Income Transfer To Housewives

 

Dr Michael Jeyakumar Devaraj.KUALA LUMPUR – Parti  Sosialis Malaysia (PSM) wants the previously termed, direct income transfer 1Malaysia People’s Aid (BR1M) be re-instituted for the 2.5 million B40 families, instead of the proposal to institute Employees Provident Fund (EPF) accounts for housewives.

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Govt Transparency, Accountability Beneficial To Foreign Investors, Says Analyst

KUALA LUMPUR -- Foreign investors should understand that the government’s stance on transparency and accountability will benefit their investments here, says Asian Strategy and Leadership Institute Senior Adviser for International Affairs Dr Oh Ei Sun.

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