Archive for September 4th, 2019

Syed Saddiq opposes raising retirement age, says priority should be for youths

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Youth and Sports minister Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman today rejected the suggestion by Malaysian Trade Unions Congress’ (MTUC) to raise the mandatory retirement age from [...]
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From Jakarta to East Kalimantan: Will Malaysia benefit from Indonesia’s new capital?

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Indonesia’s president Joko Widodo or Jokowi, has proposed for East Kalimantan, the richest and most bustling of the five provinces, to replace Jakarta as the [...]
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Yeo: Malaysia aiming for 20pct renewable energy use by 2025

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The government is seeking to increase the country’s target of renewable energy generation to 20 per cent in the next six years, said Energy, Science, Technology, [...]
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Big moments for Malaysia: Historic occasions to remember

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

As we celebrated our Malaysia’s 62nd year of independence over the weekend, it’s important for us to look back on our journey as a nation since our independence [...]
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Minister: Trade groups yet to see signs of non-Muslim business boycott

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution said there has not been any reported effect of the call to boycott halal products sold by [...]
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Reconcile with Anwar at central leadership meetings, not elsewhere, says PKR sec-gen

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

PKR secretary-general Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail today said party members who wish to reconcile with their president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim should attend the [...]
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Jho Low could have doctored support letters for PetroSaudi, Najib’s ex-aide tells 1MDB trial

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Letters of support for PetroSaudi International (PSI) that aimed to clear the company of suspicion in 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) could have been forgeries created by [...]
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Ramkarpal: PAS’ defence of ‘buy Muslim products first’ campaign contrary to Constitution

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

DAP National Legal Bureau chair Ramkarpal Singh has condemned PAS secretary-general Datuk Takiyuddin Hassan for defending the “buy Muslim products first” campaign [...]
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Azmin knows attending PKR meetings a ‘must’, says Anwar

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today said he does not know if his PKR deputy Datuk Seri Azmin Ali is deliberately playing truant on party leadership meetings. The PKR president [...]
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Boycotting non-Muslim businesses bad for Malaysian economy, says Perlis mufti

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

While supportive of a campaign to buy Muslim-made products first, Perlis Mufti Datuk Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin has panned calls to boycott non-Muslim businesses. The religious [...]
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Tok Mat: Nation needs new ‘Malaysia Narrative’, but with Malay-Muslims as priority

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Umno deputy president Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan today said the nation is in need of a new ‘Malaysia Narrative’, but stressed that it should prioritise and [...]
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Finance Ministry says has paid RM1.7b of SRC International’s debt to KWAP

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has paid nearly RM1.7 billion of scandal-plagued SRC International Sdn Bhd’s debts to the Retirement Fund (Incorporated) (KWAP), with the [...]
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Malaysia urges citizens to obey Australian immigration law after report of 33,000 asylum claims

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | ABC | 6:02 AM

Australia’s High Commissioner to Malaysia has welcomed a statement from the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs acknowledging Canberra’s concern about [...]
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HR minister says will consider calls for higher retirement age, cost of living allowance

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The government will study the Malaysian Trade Unions Congress’ (MTUC) proposal to raise the mandatory retirement age from 60 to 65, said Human Resources minister M. [...]
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Vietnam ex-minister took $3m in bribes in MobiFone case: police

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Police in Vietnam have accused a former information minister of taking $3 million in bribes in connection with a controversial deal at state telecoms firm MobiFone, state [...]
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