Azmin: Kulim airport privately funded as Putrajaya can't afford it

KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 -- The federal government lacks funds and needs the private sector to help finance the needed infrastructure development, Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali ... Read More

Najib's RM42m trial postponed again pending appeal to Federal Court

PUTRAJAYA, March 21 -- Datuk Seri Najib Razak's case over RM42 million funds belonging to former 1MDB unit SRC International Sdn Bhd was postponed again today. Justice Datuk Zabariah Mohd Yusof, who ... Read More

Selangor using bio-warfare against Aedes scourge

SHAH ALAM, March 21 -- The Selangor government has added a new weapon in its war against the dengue outbreak and the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes. Health, Welfare, Women Empowerment and Family executive ... Read More

Loke: PM directly handling Malaysia Airlines proposals

KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 -- Transport Minister Anthony Loke directed questions today on the future of Malaysia Airlines Bhd to Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, saying the prime minister was personally handling ... Read More

Finance minister: RM7.9b paid in GST, IRB refunds

KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 -- The government has returned a total of RM7.9 billion of the outstanding Goods and Services Tax (GST) and Inland Revenue Board (IRB) owed payers, Lim Guan Eng told Parliament ... Read More

PNB expects Bursa revival once market clarity is restored

KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 -- Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) expect the local stock market to improve when the government provides a clear indication of its economic direction. In a Bloomberg report to... Read More

Gene Therapy for Macular Degeneration

Chennai, March 21 -- Highlights: * Scientists have developed a safe gene therapy alternative for retinal blindness. * In people with retinal blindness, medium-wavelength cone opsin (MW-opsin) is not... Read More

Rugby Community to assist towards Cyclone Idai relief

Dakar, March 21 -- HARARE, Zimbabwe, March 21, 2019/APO Group/ -- ZRU to donate 5% of gate revenue towards relief; Kwese Sevens venue converted into donation collection point The Zimbabwe Rugby Union... Read More

Woman arrested for aiding double-murder suspect

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- The special investigation unit of Mirihana Police has arrested a woman for aiding and abetting the main suspect of the double murder in Moratumulla, Piliyandala to hide. The wo... Read More

100 MW floating solar power plant for Maduru Oya Reservoir

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- The Cabinet of Ministers has granted approval for a proposal to build a 100 MW floating solar power plant in the Maduru Oya Reservoir. Previously, the approval has been granted... Read More