September 21

Judges reminded of basic principles of law in ‘bin abdullah’ forum

Judges should always take into consideration basic principles of law in making their decisions, a former Federal Court judge has reminded, in light of the “bin Abdullah” case. In a forum organised by the Bar Council on the issue tonight, retired judge Gopal Sri Ram pointed out that the word “fatwa” is not mentioned anywhere […]

September 16

Keramat tahfiz fire: Investigations now focused on possibility of foul play as new lead emerges

Investigations into Thursday’s tahfiz school fire is now focused on the possibility of foul play. NST’s Hariz Mohd, Tasnim Lokman and Teoh Pei Ying report: This follows a new lead which officials discovered yesterday during the course of investigations into the 5am blaze at Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah school which saw 23 souls perish. Sources close […]

September 15

TERAJU warns of illegal scams offering financial aid

TERAJU today cautioned members of the public of false messages and scams that have been circulating via the social media, short messaging service (SMS), WhatsApp application, face-to-face encounters as well as through unsolicited correspondence. In a statement issued today, TERAJU said it had identified the scams calling for the general public to apply for government […]

September 10

Yahoo News Singapore journalist Safhras Khan, 39, dies

Yahoo News Singapore journalist Safhras Khan Abdul Rahman, known for his crime stories and close ties to the Malay community, has died. He was 39. His father Abdul Rahman Khan, 66, told Yahoo News Singapore that he received a call at about 3am on Sunday morning (10 September) from a petrol kiosk attendant who informed […]

August 30

Only 2% of employers willing to pay fresh grads RM3,000

Only two per cent of employers are willing to pay fresh graduates a starting salary of RM3,000, according to online employment company JobStreet Malaysia. Free Malaysia Today has the report: Speaking to FMT, senior marketing communication executive Jessica Heng said this was based on a survey conducted in March across 405 companies representing the manufacturing, […]

August 24

TERAJU and HDC exchange MOU to strengthen Bumiputera Halal initiatives

Government’s continuous efforts in empowering Bumiputera businesses particularly in the Halal industry marked a major milestone today with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC) and Unit Peneraju Agenda Bumiputera (TERAJU). The MoU was signed by HDC represented by Chief Executive Officer Datuk Seri Jamil Bidin and TERAJU […]

August 21

TERAJU’s SUPERB in collaboration with Motonation 2017 to help shape young talents for automotive entrepreneurial development

Unit Peneraju Agenda Bumiputera (TERAJU) has entered into an agreement with Procara Entertainment Sdn Bhd, the main organizer of the upcoming Motonation 2017 for the staging of the SUPERB Walk-In Bizpitch @Motonation 2017 competition. In the agreement signed between the parties today, TERAJU has entered into a collaboration with the organizer to unearth young Bumiputera […]