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December 02

TERAJU’s SUPERB winners show what they have in “Disruptive Technology”

A total of 10 winners from among 17 finalists today won RM500,000 each in grants in the Bumiputera Entrepreneurs Startup Scheme “SUPERB Series 3” organised by TERAJU, the Government’s Bumiputera Agenda Steering Unit. The winners of SUPERB Series 3 (please see below) were determined on the basis of the best disruptive technology idea with the […]

November 20

Bad attitude, not lack of skill, is jobless graduates’ biggest hurdle

Skim Latihan 1Malaysia organiser Norashikin Ismail calls the current stock of young graduates the ‘strawberry generation’, who will up and quit when they are told off for doing their jobs badly. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Seth Akmal, November 20, 2017.   FOR many out-of-work graduates, a spoilt attitude and unrealistic expectations are the main impediments […]

November 19

Cabinet orders DBKL to halt approvals for four types of developments

The Cabinet has directed Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) to freeze approvals for four types of developments following a study by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) that raised the alarm on a glut in these buildings. In a document sighted by EdgeProp.my, DBKL was instructed to cease considering and approving the development of shopping complexes, offices, […]

November 11

EPF confirms woman’s account secure after share scare

“EPF’s investigation found Tan’s EPF savings secured and updated to the latest contribution month and the nominations made in 2012 are still valid and in effect,” according to an EPF statement yesterday. An allegation that a Malay man from Kelantan had been registered as Tan’s EPF savings nominee is not true,” said EPF. The statement […]

November 02

‘Why clamp my car but not the VIP one?’

A WOMAN took to Twitter to vent her frustration after her car was clamped by Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) while the Mercedes-Benz in front of hers was spared. The viral tweet posted on Oct 19 under the handle@WinnieKepala got DBKL into action and caught the attention of former Inspector General of Police Tan Sri […]

October 29

Transformasi Kesejahteraan Bumiputera high on the national agenda, says TERAJU

TERAJU, the Government’s Bumiputera Agenda Steering Unit welcomes the multitude of initiatives underlined in Budget 2018 that will provide a more holistic, inclusive, focused and viable approach towards promoting the national, economic and social development and well being of Malaysia. In the overall pursuit of the Bumiputera agenda, Budget 2018 strengthens the Transformasi Kesejahteraan Bumiputera […]

October 19

MACC arrests Shafie Apdal

Parti Warisan Sabah president Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal (pic) has been arrested over a probe into the alleged skimming of RM1.5bil meant for rural development projects. Shafie was detained at 9pm Thursday (Oct 19) by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) after five hours of questioning. Shortly after the arrest, Warisan deputy president Darell Leiking […]