Daily Archives: September 1, 2019

Entrepreneurship Week achieves RM30 mln potential sales

KUALA LUMPUR, The inaugural National Entrepreneurship Week (MUN2019), which ends today, has achieved RM30 million in potential sales via 245 business matchmaking sessions under the national One Village, One Product programme as of yesterday evening.…

MTUC proposes RM500 cost of living allowance, higher retirement age

KUALA LUMPUR, The Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC) has proposed an immediate introduction of a RM500 minimum monthly cost of living allowance (COLA) for all workers and increase the mandatory retirement age to 65 in…

Entrepreneur Development Ministry takes over SKWAK scheme management

KUALA LUMPUR, The management for the Contractors Trust Fund Scheme (SKWAK) has been fully transferred from the Works Ministry to the Contractor and Entrepreneur Development Division (BPKU) of the Entrepreneur Development Ministry (MED) starting Sept…

TNB, a 70-year chequered history in electricity supply

KUALA LUMPUR, If one were to delve into the chequered history of Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB), colourful stories of its early beginnings, rivalries between various arms of the colonial administration, what constituted to be of…

TNB, a 70-year chequered history in electricity supply

KUALA LUMPUR, If one were to delve into the chequered history of Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB), colourful stories of its early beginnings, rivalries between various arms of the colonial administration, what constituted to be of…

Proactive measures needed to boost local cocoa production – Rasinin

KENINGAU, Unless proactive measures are taken to tackle the issue of inadequate production of cocoa beans against the rising demand, the development of the commodity’s downstream sector would be adversely affected, said State Assistant Minister…