NEARLY 25 PCT OF UMK UNDERGRADS INVOLVED IN ENTREPRENEURIAL VENTURES – VC

KOTA BHARU, About 24.8 per cent of Universiti Malaysia Kelantan’s (UMK) 13,490 students have established their entrepreneurial ventures, making UMK the first public university in the country to produce student entrepreneurs, said Vice-Chancellor Prof …

MOF CONDUCTING STUDY TO DEVELOP VOP IMPLEMENTATION INITIATIVE FOR GOVT CONTRACTS

KUALA LUMPUR, The Ministry of Finance (MoF) is conducting a study to develop an initiative for the implementation of the Variation of Price (VOP) clause for items or construction materials in government contracts which are significantly impacted by th…

“FLYING PASSPORT”: THREE ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL ON REMAND FOR SIX DAYS

KOTA KINABALU, Three enforcement personnel of a department here are ordered to be in remand for six days from tomorrow to assist in investigations over ‘flying passports’.

The remand order was issued by Magistrate Wan Farrah Farriza Wan Ghazali at th…

ISSUE OF CYBERBULLYING TO BE BROUGHT TO CABINET MEETING TOMORROW

KUALA LUMPUR, The issue of cyberbullying will be brought up at the Cabinet meeting tomorrow, and an announcement on the matter will be made soon.

Home Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail said this was following the discussion between the mi…

BURSA MALAYSIA EASIER AT MIDDAY IN LINE WITH MOST REGIONAL MARKETS

KUALA LUMPUR, Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session lower in tandem with most Asian markets amid selling pressure in technology and semiconductor sectors on Wall Street.

At 12.30 pm, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) eased 1.61 points to 1,6…

COPS NAB MAN FOR SUSPECTED ABUSE OF SIX-YEAR-OLD BOY

KUALA LUMPUR, Police have arrested a man in connection with the suspected abuse of a six-year-old boy.

Petaling Jaya District police chief ACP Shahrulnizam Ja’afar said the 36-year-old man, who is also a teacher, was arrested in Ampang, Selangor at 1…

TOSHIBA LAUNCHES NEW SERIES OF EFUSE ICS, ELECTRONIC FUSES THAT CAN BE USED REPEATEDLY

KAWASAKI, Japan, Toshiba Electronic Devices and Storage Corporation (‘Toshiba’) has launched a lineup of eight compact, high-voltage electronic fuses (eFuse ICs), the TCKE9 Series, that support multiple functions for the protection of power supply lin…