Fun operators appeal for leeway

SIBU: It looks like the Association of Entertainment Centres Sarawak (AECS) have a lot to say when it comes to matters pertaining to shift of business premises, limitation of areas designated for entertainment outlets, business hours and permit for guest … Continue reading

Association members visit famed temple

SIBU: Members of the Sibu Night Market Traders Association recently paid a visit to the famed Yu Lung San Tien En Si Buddhist Temple at KM26 Sibu-Bintulu Road. The group, led by chairman Wong Doh Sing, also visited the various … Continue reading

Partial lunar eclipse expected tomorrow

PUTRAJAYA: A partial lunar eclipse is expected to happen tomorrow from 1.17am to 5.28am. According to a statement from the Islamic Development Department of Malaysia yesterday, the eclipse will start at 1.17am and reach its maximum phase at 3.24am. ai???It … Continue reading

ICT industry poised for positive outlook next year

KUALA LUMPUR: The outlook for Malaysiaai??i??s information and communications technology (ICT) industry next year remains positive in line with the recovery in the global economy, say analysts. They say the economic recovery would spur interest in technology among business corporations … Continue reading

Hills Shopping Mall to hold new year countdown

KUCHING: The newlyopened Hills Shopping Mall will hold a new year countdown today. In a press statement yesterday, the shopping mall said the event will start at 9pm. Shoppers can expect various activities such as performances by artistes, fashion show, … Continue reading

Two new drama series on RTM

KUALA LUMPUR: Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM) is confident it will attract a million viewers when it airs two new drama series produced by Eurofine (M) Sdn Bhd next year on its RTM2 channel. ai???With their engaging storylines and strong cast, … Continue reading

Body of newborn baby girl found

IPOH: An Ipoh City Council (MBI) worker found the body of a newborn baby girl in a trash bin of the flats along Jalan Ashby here today, police said. Ipoh police chief ACP Azisman Alias said the body was found … Continue reading

LRT presents new year gift for commuters

PETALING JAYA: Commuters yesterday received a New Year gift from Syarikat Prasarana Negara Berhad (Prasarana) which rolled out its new four-car trains for the Light Rail Transit (LRT) system. The new coaches can carry 800 passengers, twice the number of … Continue reading

Proton discontinues car-scrapping programme

KUALA LUMPUR: Proton Holdings Bhd has confirmed that its carscrapping programme ai??i?? Proton Xchange Programme ai??i?? has been discontinued as the funding has been fully used up. In a statement here yesterday, Proton said only applications that reached its regional … Continue reading

Traps set for prowling panther

KANGAR: Two traps have been set for a panther on the prowl in undergrowth at the edge of Kampung Pelangi in Kuala Perlis following complaints from villagers fearful for their safety. Perlis Wildlife and National Parks Department assistant officer Rizal … Continue reading