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Mukhriz Accepts Challenge For Debate On "Multi-Billion Ringgit Wealth" Claims

ALOR STAR: Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir has accepted the challenge from his former special officer Haris Che Mat to an open debate over allegations that the former Kedah Menteri Besar has amassed multi-billion ringgit wealth within a short period.

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Rosmah Says Permata Programme Is Solely For The Children

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SERDANG: Prime Minister’s wife and Permata programme patron Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor reiterated her initiative on developing the Permata programme solely for the future of the Malaysian children.

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Security Measures In Parliament At Optimum Level - IGP

KUALA LUMPUR -- Security at the Parliament building is assured and is always at an optimum level, says Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar.

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Govt Allocates RM202,500 In Living Allowance For 735 Fishermen In Semporna

SEMPORNA -- A total of 735 fishermen in Semporna received living allowance totalling RM202,500 from the government today to help ease their burden, said Senallang Assemblyman Datuk Nasir Tun Sakaran.

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DFTZ Will Be A Business Run By Malaysians, Says Ma

KUALA LUMPUR –- Alibaba Group Founder/Executive Chairman, Jack Ma, wants the newly-launched digital free-trade zone (DFTZ) to be a Malaysian business run by Malaysians, instead of the group.

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PTPTN Holds Campiagn For Borrowers To Discuss Repayment Problems

KUALA LUMPUR -- The National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) today launched a campaign, '#BolehBincang', for its borrowers to come forward to discuss their repayment problems.

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Government Set To Implement Employment Insurance System - PM Najib

KUALA LUMPUR -- The government has agreed to implement the Employment Insurance System (EIS), which will affect some 6.5 million local workers in the private sector, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

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Fire Destroys Two Long Houses Near Sri Aman Leaving 100 People Homeless

SRI AMAN -- Twenty-three families lost their houses and belongings when two long houses were razed by in a pre-dawn fire near Jalan Jungkong Bukit Bakong, Lingga, about 32km from here today.

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Kuala Lumpur Aims To Be Like 'Davos', Hold Largest Conference, Bring In Most Iconic Speakers

KUALA LUMPUR -- Kuala Lumpur aims to be like 'Davos' in Switzerland, and hold the largest conference with the most iconic speakers to share their thoughts and business stories to companies worldwide.

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TN50 To Be Honoured Even If The Ruling Govt Changes -- Khairy

Khairy Jamaluddin.

KUALA LUMPUR -- The aspirations 2050 National Transformation's (TN50) roadmap will still be honoured until the end of 2050 regardless which political side holds the seat of the government by then as it is a people's vision.

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