KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 22): The hearing of the government’s forfeiture of US$340 million which allegedly belongs to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) from Saudi national Tarek Obaid and others is set to continue in December after UK law firm Clyde & Co LLP, which is named in the suit, declined to respond to and file affidavits on documents it was served.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 21): Getting the government to buy over and convert unsold units into affordable housing is a good idea but such an exercise has to be properly implemented.
PUTRAJAYA (Oct 21): Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak (pictured) and his son Datuk Mohd Nazifuddin were granted an interim stay of execution pending their bid for leave to appeal at the Federal Court against the summary judgment obtained by the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) against them over unpaid income tax arrears at the High Court.
KUCHING (Oct 19): Malaysians who wish to join in the various tourism activities have been urged to undergo Covid-19 screenings before beginning their journey, Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri said.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 18): A three-member Court of Appeal (COA) bench on Monday allowed an application by former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak for the temporary release of his passport to enable him to go to Singapore in order to accompany his daughter who is expecting to give birth to her second child soon.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 14): The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) has proposed to the National Security Council (MKN) to open Langkawi (pictured) to tourists from several selected countries under the ongoing pilot tourism bubble project.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 13): The police’s Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department (JSPT) will be enhancing monitoring and enforcement efforts to ensure smooth traffic flow, following the lifting of restrictions to allow interstate travel beginning Monday (Oct 11).
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 12): Two contractors involved in the Sungai Besi-Ulu Klang Elevated Expressway (SUKE) project have been fined a total of RM300,000 for failing to ensure site safety that resulted in a fatal accident on March 22.
PUTRAJAYA (Oct 11): Interstate travel for tourism activities are subject to individuals who have completed their Covid-19 vaccination, said Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri.
ALOR SETAR (Oct 11): The travel bubble in Langkawi has brought a ray of hope to the island's tourism industry after the pilot project generated an income of RM24.