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Sarawak Going All Out To Transform Itself Into Digital Economy Powerhouse: CM At 13th WIEF

Pic: NST (Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Abdul Rahman Zohari Abang Openg (second from left) with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak at the the 13th edition of the World Islamic Economic Forum, Kuching, Sarawak.)

KUCHING: Business opportunities which have brought about disruptive change have levelled playing fields in the global technology and economic sectors.

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Wanita UMNO's Role Important In Moving Party

Pic: Bernama (Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah)

ALOR STAR: Wanita Umno, the women's wing of the United Malays National Organisation has a significant role to play in ensuring that the party and Barisan Nasional (BN) continue to be the people's choice as state government in Kedah.

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PR1MA Not On Track With Objectives

Pic: theSun (National House Buyers Association (HBA) secretary-general Chang Kim Loong)PETALING JAYA: The 1Malaysia People's Housing Programme (PR1MA), which was meant to alleviate the affordability issue in Malaysia, is facing difficulties in achieving its objective due to the way it is implemented.

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Man Too Ashamed To Admit To Doctors How A Giant Eel Ended Up In His Backside

A group of doctors conducted an operation to remove a giant eel that was found trapped in the abdomen of a man.

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Work Ministry Finalises Compensation To EDL Concessionaire - Fadillah

Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 -- The Work Ministry is in midst of finalising the compensation to be paid to the concessionaire of the Eastern Dispersal Link (EDL) in Johor for the loss of revenue when the toll is scrapped from January next year.

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No Breach Of Provisions In Surprise Voting Process In Dewan

KUALA LUMPUR: The Dewan Rakyat was told that there is no provision in its Standing Order that says lawmakers who came in late cannot participate in a voting process.

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Seven Out Of 10 Children In Malaysia Worry A Lot About Bullying — Unicef Survey

KUALA LUMPUR: A new global survey issued by Unicef on #WorldChildrensDay reveals that almost seven out of 10 children in Malaysia worry a lot about bullying, versus only three out of 10 in Japan or close to four out of 10 in the UK.

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Higher Education Ministry Impose Moratorium For Building New Campus

Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh.

PUTRAJAYA -- The Higher Education Ministry has imposed on the opening of new campus by local or foreign universities said Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh. 

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MACC Nabs Project Manager Over Alleged Misappropriation Of Gov't Funds

MELAKA – The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has detained a Melaka Area Farmers' Organisation (PPK) project manager for allegedly misappropriating RM2.54 million from the Federal Government Paddy Fertilisation Scheme since the beginning of last year.

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Perak Mulls Establishing Global Centre For Peace

IPOH – The Perak government is mulling the setting up of the Islamic Centre for Global Peace and Non-Violence in Kuala Kangsar, about 43 kilometres from here.

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