MCMC temporarily blocked access to Sarawak Report19 July 2015 @ 10:21 PM
CYBERJAYA: The Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has temporarily blocked access to Sarawak Report.
The commission said today this was because the news blog had published content which could threaten national security.
The content, MCMC said in a statement, was unverified and touched on ongoing investigations, adding that the decision was made after it had received several complaints from the public.
LIMA’15 CRASH UPDATE: Pilots of Indonesia’s Jupiter aerobatics team found safe15 March 2015 @ 3:14 PM
LANGKAWI: Four pilots from two KT-1B aircraft of Indonesia's Jupiter aerobatics team, which crashed about 2pm today when they grazed each other during practice for the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace 2015 exhibition, are safe but with varying injuries.
They have been sent to hospital for treatment and possible observation.
One of the aircraft crashed outside the perimeter of the Langkawi International Airport but the other crashed near Kampung Gelam, which lies just outside the airport.
BREAKING NEWS: Two aircraft of Indonesia’s Jupiter aerobatics team crashed during practice at Lima’1515 March 2015 @ 2:23 PM
LANGKAWI: Two KT-1B aircraft of Indonesia's Jupiter aerobatics team crashed about 2pm today when they grazed each other during practice for the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) 2015 exhibition.
The fate of the four pilots aboard the aircraft is still unknown though witnesses reported that they were able to eject.
One of the aircraft crashed outside the perimeter of the Langkawi International Airport but the other was said to have crashed near or in a village on the outskirts of the airport.
LIMA 2015 begins with 9th Asean Defence Ministers’ meeting in Langkawi15 March 2015 @ 12:42 PM
LANGKAWI: The defence ministers of all Asean member nations will arrive here later today for a two-day meeting, which will see several key issues discussed.
Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein will host his counterparts at the Langkawi International Convention Centre, with an informal meeting this afternoon and an official dinner tonight, at the Ninth Asean Defence Ministers Meeting (ADMM).
Asean secretary-general Le Luong Minh is also expected to attend ADMM
Getting a clearer picture19 February 2017 @ 10:38 AM
Malaysia is in the spotlight again. The whole world is talking about the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, outcast half-brother of North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-un.
As with any high profile case, whether it is an assassination or anything else, the media is in a frenzy. It’s not just local media, but foreign ones as well. Day after day, we see all sorts of speculation in newspapers and news websites.
Change needed to end road carnage22 January 2017 @ 11:58 AM
JUST a few days ago, Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai confirmed what most of us knew, or at least suspected — Malaysian roads are becoming deadlier.
Last year, a total of 7,152 people died in road accidents in Malaysia, an alarming jump from 6,706 deaths the year before. Work it out yourself. This means that on a daily average, just under 20 people died on Malaysian roads.
Zahid envisions integrated CCTV system to help fight crimes in Malaysia15 January 2017 @ 1:16 PM
KUNMING: Malaysia needs to have an integrated closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera system linked to police stations to tackle the country's crime problem.
Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said at present, there was an argument of sorts between owners of private business premises and local authorities such as city and municipal councils as to who should own the rights to manage the CCTV systems and recordings.
Yunnan principally agrees to work with M'sia on trade, halal products, rail connectivity: Zahid14 January 2017 @ 5:00 PM
KUNMING: Yunnan has agreed in principle to work with Malaysia on several issues related to increasing trade, including certification for halal products and connectivity.
Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said today the matters were discussed in meetings with Yunnan governor Ruan Chengfa and Communist Party of China secretary for the province, Chen Hao.
Border control: China agrees to transfer tech, shares Yunnan's experiences, says Zahid14 January 2017 @ 1:06 PM
KUNMING: Malaysia intends to strengthen border control as a matter of priority and has discussed getting help from China in this aspect.
Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said today China had agreed to the possibility of a transfer of technology of advanced border control systems.
He said the matter was raised with Public Security Minister Guo Shengkun and Communist Party of China Political and Legal Affairs Secretary Meng Jianzhu during his meetings with them earlier this week in Beijing and they had agreed to the idea.
Foreign investments will spur economic growth, not rob locals of business prospects, Zahid tells Muhyiddin12 January 2017 @ 3:16 PM
BEIJING: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi took a swipe at Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin for claiming investments from China would rob Malaysians of business opportunities.
"Before, when Japan invested in Malaysia, nobody said the Japanese were robbing (economic) opportunities from domestic investors. What about when the Koreans were one of the biggest investors in Malaysia? What about the Singaporeans...are they not robbing domestic investors of opportunities?