KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Malaysia’s labour market is seen growing marginally in 2021 in a Covid-19-driven challenging environment as factors including the pandemic's vaccination programme and government support for businesses are expected to accelerate the revival of the country's labour market, where unemployment rose to 4.
As new norms set in, property managers need to stay agile and be focused on mitigating the Covid-19 pandemic as they manage their properties.
Kit Siang says he did not agree with 2017 Federal Court decision to dismiss appeals over ex-AG's handling of 1MDB
KUALA LUMPUR (April 9): DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang (pictured) told the High Court today that he did not agree with the Federal Court's 2017 decision to dismiss three appeals for leave to challenge then Attorney-General (AG) Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali’s decision to close an investigation related to former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s alleged wrongdoing in the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) issue.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 7): Former attorney-general (AG) Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali (pictured) was moved to tears in the High Court here today while testifying in his defamation suit against veteran politician Lim Kit Siang whose article, Mohamed Apandi claimed, implied that the ex-AG’s abetted the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): New daily Covid-19 cases in Malaysia fell to 1,275 — from 1,360 reported yesterday — bringing cumulative coronavirus infections in the country to 339,443, according to the Ministry of Health (MoH).
KUALA LUMPUR (March 9): New Covid-19 cases in Malaysia dropped to a new 2021 low of 1,280 today, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 8): Malaysia's unemployment rate rose to 4.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 8): Boustead Holdings Bhd and its subsidiaries have made more changes in their boardrooms, with the latest being the redesignation of Boustead's executive director of group business development Izaddeen Daud as its deputy group managing director, effective March 1.
Court of Appeal rejects Shafee's bid to introduce ex-AG's affidavit as evidence to recuse Sri Ram from prosecuting him
KUALA LUMPUR (March 1): Senior lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah today failed in his application to introduce new evidence — an affidavit by former Attorney-General (AG) Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali — in his bid to recuse former Federal Court judge Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram from leading the prosecution in his RM9.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 27): Malaysia reported today 2,364 newly-confirmed Covid-19 cases, which brought the total number of infected individuals in the country to 298,315 so far.