Category Archives: General

Federal Government Will Restore Sabah, Sarawak’s Status – PM Mahathir

KUCHING, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government is endeavouring to restore the status of Sabah and Sarawak as partners in the Federation, as provided for in the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63).To facilitate the effort, the Prime… Read More

Thai Government May Beat Legal Threats, But Flagging Economy Looms

BANGKOK – Less than two months into its term, Thailand’s post-junta government is fending off a series of challenges to its very existence, including a brewing political storm over the Cabinet’s failure to recite the full oath of office.A general… Read More

Marine Park Off Southern Thailand Likely To Be Named ASEAN Heritage Park

BANGKOK, A marine national park on Angthong islands, off southern Thailand, will likely be named an ASEAN heritage park later this year, a government official said.Angthong marine park, off Surat Thani province, is an offshore tourist spot which has biological… Read More

22 Arrested In Multi-Agency Operation

A total of 22 men, aged between 19 and 70, were arrested in Geylang for various offences during a four-day multi-agency operation that ended on 9 September 2019.The operation was led by Bedok Police Division and involved enforcement officers from… Read More

Police Advisory – Beware Of Scammers Impersonating As Your Friend On Facebook And Instagram

Between January and August 2019, the Police have received at least 90 reports of scams involving fake Lazada and Shopee lucky draws. The victims were contacted by the scammers on social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram. The total… Read More

Central Beijing Off Limits as Army Rehearses for Anniversary Parade

BEIJING – The center of Beijing was under lockdown early Sunday for a nighttime parade rehearsal by the Chinese military, which is preparing for Oct. 1 ceremonies to mark Communist China’s 70th anniversary.The enormous Avenue of Eternal Peace, which leads… Read More

Central Beijing Off Limits as Army Rehearses for Anniversary Parade

BEIJING – The center of Beijing was under lockdown early Sunday for a nighttime parade rehearsal by the Chinese military, which is preparing for Oct. 1 ceremonies to mark Communist China’s 70th anniversary.The enormous Avenue of Eternal Peace, which leads… Read More