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LAST_UPDATEWed, 01 Jun 2016 11am

MTUC Still Awaiting Land To Build Training Centre

SHAH ALAM: The Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC) is still waiting for response from the PKR-led Selangor government on the allocation of a suitable site to build a training centre for private workers.

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Malaysia Stays Among Top 20 Most Competitive Economies

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia maintained its top 20 position among 61 global economies in the World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY) 2016 published by the World Competitiveness Centre of the Institute for Management Development in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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PM's Science Adviser Gets Triple Global Recognition

Prof Tan Sri Zakri received his appointment letter from the Honourable Ms. Deborah L. Wince-Smith, GFCC President on the side lines of the sixth meeting of the Global Science and Innovation Advisory Council (GSIAC), chaired by Prime Minister Dato' Sri Najib Razak in London on May 17. Pic: MIGHT

Malaysia is once again given due recognition in the international arena when Tan Sri Zakri Abdul Hamid, who is the Prime Minister’s Science Adviser and Joint Chairman of the Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT), was appointed to three prestigious global councils.

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"These Are New Year Babies, Valentine Babies, And Merdeka Babies," Welfare Home Highlights Results Of Promiscuity

Pic: Harian Metro"This is a New Year baby, this one was conceived on Valentine's Day while this one is a Merdeka Day baby," a manager of welfare home pointed out to reporters.

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Syariah Bill: Unhappy BN Leaders Should Just Resign - UMNO Youth

He said such leaders did not understand the issue.KUALA LUMPUR: Barisan Nasional (BN) leaders who are unhappy with the Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) (Amendment) Bill 2016 should just resign, said UMNO Youth exco member Armand Azha Abu Hanifah.

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New York-Based Malaysian Entrepreneur To Shoot 26-Episode Film On Malaysian Cooking

Pic: BernamaNEW YORK: A New York-based Malaysian entrepreneur plans to make a 26-episode long film highlighting in fine detail, the intricacies of Malaysia's culinary art.

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Three Civil Servants Charged With Using Fake Medical Certificates

SEREMBAN: Three civil servants of the Negri Sembilan Islamic Religious Affairs Department (JHEAINS) were charged at a magistrate's court here today, to using fake medical certificates (MCs).

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Sabah's Internet Users More Concerned With Content Than Poor Service Coverage - MCMC

FilePic: BernamaKOTA KINABALU: Sabah's internet users are more concerned with the content they see online than moaning over poor or no service coverage.

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Woman Receives Threats Over Sharing Facebook Posts

Pic: SunPixKUALA LUMPUR: A 31-year-old woman who shared the Facebook posts of a friend got more than she bargained for when she started receiving threatening messages from an unknown person.

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Candidate Need Not Be Present On Nomination Day: EC

FilePic: Berita HarianKUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission has clarified allegations that nomination is not valid if the candidate is not present on nomination day is inaccurate.

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