Amcham fears cabotage exemption repeal will lead to investors losing confidence in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 -- The recent repeal of the cabotage exemption for submarine cable repair vessels is a worrying sign for the American-Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (Amcham), which said regulator... Read More

Guan Eng urges Tuan Ibrahim to convene Malaysia's own climate conference after US snub

KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 -- Former finance minister Lim Guan Eng has urged Environment and Water Minister Datuk Seri Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man to convene a National Climate Change Conference for ideas to res... Read More

Guan Eng says Cabinet ministers should be 'ashamed' of minimum wage remarks

KUALA LUMPUR, April 7 -- Former finance minister Lim Guan Eng has blasted two Cabinet ministers for their apparent lack of compassion over the recent minimum wage issue. He said Malaysia does not nee... Read More

Small-time traders in Kajang see red over abrupt demolition of shops, demand answers from Selangor

BANGI, April 7 -- Already struggling to make ends meet, a group of traders in Sungai Ramal, Selangor have now lost their stalls and shops to bulldozers when the local council went ahead with a demolit... Read More

Social media users face action over Covid-19 vaccine misinformation under fake news law, warns health minister

KUALA LUMPUR, April 6 -- Social media users who intentionally spread rumours about the alleged negative effects of Covid-19 vaccines online could be charged under the anti-fake news law, said Health M... Read More

Kit Siang: PM has no excuse left not to convene Parliament

KUALA LUMPUR, April 6 -- DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang has again criticised Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyddin Yassin for not convening Parliament, saying this prevented lawmakers from evaluating the country... Read More

Observations on 'Cheng Beng' in the time of Covid-19

KUALA LUMPUR, April 4 -- Tradition is a funny thing. Despite the passage of time, changing values and norms, some traditional practices are honoured as they were in the centuries and millennia past. ... Read More

Report: All Umno ministers, deputy ministers and GLC chairmen to quit posts by August, says Tajuddin

KUALA LUMPUR, April 3 -- Pasir Salak MP Datuk Seri Tajuddin Abdul Rahman has said all Umno members currently serving in the Perikatan Nasional (PN) government will vacate their posts by this August. ... Read More

Anwar: Hishammuddin's 'big brother' remark makes Malaysia look servile to China

KUALA LUMPUR, April 3 -- PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has criticised Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein for using what he termed as inappropriate terminology during a working v... Read More

Muda veep rebuts Rais Yatim's claim on Undi18, says Elections Act doesn't need amending

KUALA LUMPUR, April 2 -- Malaysian United Democratic Alliance (Muda) vice-president Lim Wei Jiet has explained that there is no legal requirement for a statute to be amended first before a constitutio... Read More