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Covid-19: Sabah tightens SOPs as cases increase

Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal – File photo KOTA KINABALU (Aug 6): Sabah has decided to tighten standard operating procedures (SOPs) under the Recovery Movement...

Police arrest man after he threatens to harm 8-year-old son with screwdriver after argument...

KOTA KINABALU: It took more than two hours for police to calm down an estranged husband who threatened to injure his eight-year-old son with...

Covid-19: Six-in-a-row for Sarawak as zero positive cases recorded today, with 4 recoveries

File photo for illustration purposes KUCHING: Sarawak recorded its sixth consecutive day of having zero positive Covid-19 cases today, bringing the total number of positive...

SDMC: Entertainment centres with karaoke rooms allowed to reopen on Aug 15

The Ministry of Local Government and Housing has presented the SOPs for the opening of entertainment centres (karaoke rooms only), which are now allowed...

Penang tightens Covid-19 rules for six sectors

Penang state exco Jagdeep Singh Deo speaks during a press conference at Komtar, George Town August 6, 2020. — Picture by Sayuti Zainudin GEORGE TOWN,...

Former deputy health minister tells Putrajaya to be crystal clear on face mask ruling

Dr Lee said the government decision to leave the enforcement of the law on face masks to the discretion of the police was 'fundamentally...

Minister: RM1.20 face mask price ceiling to be lowered

Passengers wear masks at a bus station in Kuala Lumpur January 31, 2020. — Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 6 — The government will lower...

Petronas commits to RM1.3b in sales tax arrears to Sarawak

Workers work on a signage bearing a Petronas logo in Kuala Lumpur March 12, 2017. — Picture by Yusof Mat Isa KUCHING, Aug 6 —...

Rocky road to GE15 for Perikatan as Umno’s Nur Jazlan slams the door on...

Nur Jazlan opined that Bersatu was likely to share the fate of defunct Umno offshoot, Semangat 46. — Picture by Shafwan Zaidon KUALA LUMPUR, Aug...

Sabah MCA hopes for bigger share of seats in state polls

Chong said MCA was in talks to ensure there will be mostly one-on-one fights against political rivals Warisan Plus. — Picture via Facebook KOTA KINABALU,...

Chow: Penang may not dissolve state assembly if a snap election is called

Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow speaks to the press on the closure of Pg Care Apps during the press conference at Komtar, Penang...

Sabah governor denies taking sides in dissolution of state assembly

Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal, Tun Juhar Mahiruddin, Toh Puan Norlidah Jasni and Datin Seri Shuryani Shuaib pose for pictures following the Sabah governor’s...

Ex-CEO tells Najib’s 1MDB trial how Jho Low introduced successor Hazem to sovereign wealth...

Former 1MDB CEO Datuk Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi is pictured at the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex on August 6, 2020. ― Picture by Shafwan...

Putrajaya tables Covid-19 Bill, seeks to raise debt ceiling until 2023

Deputy Finance Minister Mohd Shahar Abdullah tabled the Temporary Measures for Government Financing (Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19)) Bill 2020. — Picture by Shafwan Zaidon KUALA...

Ismail Sabri: 121 arrested for RMCO violations, including three for breaching home quarantine

Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob speaks to the media in Kuala Lumpur August 3, 2020. — Bernama pic KUALA LUMPUR, Aug...

Four fraud suspects wanted by police

Adward Saatah, Henry Chin Su Fook, Wong Tze Yuen, Hasmah Tarudin. KOTA KINABALU: Police are looking for four people, including a woman, who were allegedly...

Preschool ordered to close class

PENAMPANG: A pre-school class in SK Penampang has been ordered to close following report of a Covid-19 infection among its pupils. The Penampang Health Office...

Petronas to settle SST owed to Sarawak through seven subsidiaries

KUCHING: Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas) has identified seven subsidiaries through which it will pay up the State Sales Tax (SST) owed to Sarawak, the...

Petronas’ Jan-June 2019 SST bill adds up to RM1.3 bln, says Sharifah Hasidah

Datuk Sharifah Hasidah Sayeed Aman Ghazali. – File picture KUCHING (Aug 6): Sarawak’s State Sales Tax (SST) bill for Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas) for January...

Rosmah Mansor’s corruption trial vacated as lawyer falls sick

Rosmah attends trial at Kuala Lumpur High Court. — Bernama file photo KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): The High Court here today vacated Datin Seri Rosmah...

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