MY mum has never been fond of the city’s traffic. She used to always say that if she had to drive and brave the jam every day, her life would probably be shortened by 10 years!
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is using more wood from oil palm and rubber trees as raw materials given their versatility and durability.
SUBANG JAYA: The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) approved 179 projects involving research and development (R&D) with a total investment of RM2.84 billion up to June this year.
JEMPOL: Umno has been instrumental in upgrading the Felda settlers' life quality, of which a majority of them have enjoyed comfortable and decent lives over the past several decades.
KUALA LUMPUR: The strong 18.8 per cent export growth in October points to a healthy economy in the fourth quarter, said economists.
KOTA KINABALU: SABAH recorded a 16 per cent increase in the number of criminal cases reported, the highest spike in the country, state police commissioner Datuk Ramli Din said.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Wildlife and National Parks Department (Perhilitan) wants the government to put in place stiffer punishment on the illegal possession of tiger carcasses.
KUALA LUMPUR: Although export growth may moderate next year due to base effects, it will continue to be led by electrical and electronic (E&E) products and commodities such as crude petroleum and palm oil says International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah recorded a 16 percent increase in the number of ccriminal cases reported, the highest spike in the country, State police commissioner Datuk Ramli Din said.
PUTRAJAYA: The Kelantan Immigration Department has foiled an illegal firearms workshop’s operation, which was found set up at an oil palm plantation in Kemahang 2, Tanah Merah last night.
KUANTAN: The state government is prepared to put the brakes on all land clearing activities at Mukim Batu Yon in Merapoh, Kuala Lipis, if such activities were found to harm the ecosystem and water catchment areas.
KUALA LUMPUR: Ten companies from 17 finalists won RM500,000 each in grants in the “Superb Series 3” programme organised by Teraju, the government’s Bumiputera Agenda Steering Unit.
EATING durian is a luxury these days with the high price it fetches due to the strong demand from tourists willing to pay top dollar to savour it.
KAMPAR: Police have detained a married couple in connection with the murder of a woman whose body was found at an oil palm plantation in Mambang Di Awan here on Friday.