Archive for August 23rd, 2019

Suhakam urges respect for child’s rights to religion, identity

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) today reiterated that international conventions protect a child’s right to preserve his or her own identity amid [...]
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PKR leader slams Khairuddin for claiming Anwar skipped meeting with Dr M on purpose

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

PKR leader Fahmi Fadzil today shot down Parti Amanah Negara’s Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan’s Facebook accusation that Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim had [...]
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Called for police interview, Dong Zong insists not racist

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The United Chinese School Committees’ Association of Malaysia, better known as Dong Zong, today defended its opinions about education in the country and stridently [...]
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Dr Zakir Naik arrives at Bukit Aman for third round of questioning

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Controversial televangelist Dr Zakir Naik has arrived at the Bukit Aman police headquarters for questioning by the police for the third time, but on this occasion, over his [...]
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Amid talks of Cabinet reshuffle, ex-Umno man Tok Pa set for return?

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Former Umno man Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed is speculated to be appointed as minister again amid reports that a Cabinet reshuffle is on the cards. News reports have cited [...]
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Dong Zong yet to decide whether to join anti-khat rally tomorrow

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The United Chinese School Committees’ Association of Malaysia (Dong Zong) remains undecided if it will participate in tomorrow’s rally protesting the [...]
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KLIA systems down, travellers told to arrive four hours earlier

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Internet connection and flight check-in systems have been disrupted at both terminals of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad [...]
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Guan Eng sees 20pct increase in housing loan approvals with Bank Negara’s new requirements

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Finance minister Lim Guan Eng today predicted that Bank Negara Malaysia’s expanded eligibility criteria for its RM1 billion Affordable Housing Fund will boost [...]
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Protest-hit HK eyes Malaysia’s second-home programme

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A Malaysian programme to attract wealthy foreigners to live in the Southeast Asian nation has drawn 251 applications from Hong Kong residents this year, compared with 193 [...]
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Airport operator says 20 flights delayed at KLIA, mobile app down

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

As many as 20 flights scheduled to depart from the main Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) were delayed this morning due to a massive disruption of its systems, [...]
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Investigations into death of Irish teen Nora Quoirin still ongoing: Malaysian police

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Police have not stopped investigations into the death Franco-Irish teen Nora Anne Quoirin, said Negeri Sembilan deputy police chief Che Zakaria Othman on Wednesday (August [...]
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Penang blames HK protests for delay in installing smart parking sensors

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Penang state government today blamed the unrest in Hong Kong for the stock of smart parking sensors which that was left stranded at the country’s airport. Penang [...]
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After Cabinet’s decision on bike-hailing, Malaysians asked for opinion on GrabBike

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

E-hailing firm Grab today appeared to tease the idea of extending its services in Malaysia to bike-hailing after the Cabinet greenlighted the use of motorcycles to provide [...]
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Cash payments only now, MAHB tells visitors to KLIA main terminal

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The massive outage to systems at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) has also affected all retail and food and beverage stores in the main terminal, cutting off [...]
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Report: Cabinet set to discuss options to cut toll next week

23-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Cabinet is set to discuss three choices to bring down the toll rates for Malaysia’s 29 highways in its meeting next Wednesday, according to a Singapore daily. The [...]
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