Category Archives: News

August 22

High court orders interior design firm Tatum to return RM2.3 million immediately

The Kuala Lumpur High Court had yesterday Wednesday ordered a Bangsar interior decorator firm to refund a sum of RM2,313,452.07 to its client for breach of services and deliverables. Judge Datuk Lee Swee Seng ordered that the sum be paid immediately. Interior decorator firm Tatum (KL) Sdn Bhd had in their original claim sued Ivy […]

August 15

Nora Anne autopsy: No sign of kidnapping, no evidence of rape

The Star reports authorities have ruled out foul play in the mysterious death of Nora Anne Quoirin, whose remains were found in a stream 10 days after she disappeared from a resort in Pantai Hills near here. Medical experts who conducted a nine-hour autopsy on her remains ruled that her death was caused due to […]

July 29

Court throws out NFCorp case against Public Bank

NATIONAL Feedlot Corporation Sdn Bhd (NFCorp), executive chairman Dr Mohamad Salleh Ismail and three subsidiaries today failed in their bid to sue Public Bank Berhad for breach of contract to protect their bank account confidentiality. This followed High Court judge Su Geok Yiam’s decision in dismissing the suit filed by NFCorp, Salleh, National Meat & […]

July 13

Minister fails to see e-hailing ‘nightmares’, says Umno Youth

The implementation of the e-hailing policy has not been well thought out and is bound to cause nightmares for those involved, Umno Youth said today. Free Malaysia Today reports: Its strategic director, Wan Agyl Wan Hassan, said what the government was doing appeared to go against the original spirit of the policy – to allow […]

June 02

EPF 1Q income falls 25% on equity rout

Employees Provident Fund’s (EPF) total income fell 25% year-on-year (YoY) for the first quarter ended March 31 this year (1Q19) on the continued rout of domestic equities and challenging external picture, reports The Malaysian Reserve. Malaysia’s largest pension fund recorded RM9.66 billion in income for the quarter, significantly lower than the RM12.88 billion managed in […]

June 01

TNB blames technical glitch

Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) has admitted that a recent technical glitch is among the reasons for the sudden surge in utility bills. The Star reports: TNB president and chief executive officer Amir Hamzah Azizan, who held a press conference yesterday, was apologetic and promised to investigate and resolve the issue as soon as possible. Amir […]

May 27

‘Mountains’ of UK plastic waste found in Ipoh dump site

PLASTIC waste from British supermarkets and council recycling departments has made its way to a dump site in Ipoh, revealed a BBC documentary team. The Malaysian Insight reports: Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and his co-host, Anita Rani, discovered that “mountains” of plastics from Britain were simply dumped or burned in Malaysia, reported The Mirror. The duo host […]