KOTA KINABALU (March 23): Sabah has been allotted a higher quota in the construction of houses under the Hardcore Poor Housing Programme for this year - 700 compared to 400 for last year, the state legislative assembly was told today.
KOTA KINABALU (Jan 26): The Tanjung Aru Community Development Leader Unit (UPPM) has urged the Sabah Housing and Town Development Board (LPPB) to identify a nearby People’s Housing Project (PPR) for the Tanjung Aru Flat residents after the latter had informed them to vacate their homes due to safety reasons, reported by The Borneo Post.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 14): Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pictured) consciously opted to utilise Yayasan Akalbudi (YAB) funds to pay off his personal credit card payments and motor insurance policies and road tax and not use his own personal bank account, the High Court was told on Thursday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 2): Umno, which is seeking to quash a civil suit by SRC International Sdn Bhd, claims there is no cause of reasonable action against the political party.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 22): Former youth and sports minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman (pictured) was charged and pleaded not guilty to misappropriation of over RM1 million belonging to a political party.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 11): Cash transfers from the government shored up the average income of some of the country’s poorest urban households above 2019 levels in March but 71% say they still need financial aid in the coming months and 60% still could not buy enough food for their families, the fourth and final instalment of a study commissioned by two United Nations (UN) agencies showed.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 2): The Drug Control Authority has granted conditional approval for three more Covid-19 vaccines to be used in the country, according to Health director-general (D-G) Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pictured).
GEORGE TOWN: The family here that has been living in their old Proton since their home burned down eight months ago have been given a People's Housing Project (PPR) unit plus monthly financial assistance, Malaysiakini reported today.