RM16.9 juta tunggakan cukai tanah di Perlis lebih 10 tahun

PADANG BESAR: Sebanyak RM16.9 juta tunggakan cukai tanah di Perlis dikesan oleh Jabatan Tanah dan Galian Negeri Perlis gagal dilunaskan oleh pemilik tanah sejak lebih 10 tahun lalu. Pengarah Jabatan Tanah GalianNegeri Perlis, Ismasuhaimi Shariff, berkata pihaknya kini sudah mengenalpasti pemilik tanah di negeri itu yang mempunyai tunggakan cukai tanah yang tinggi. “Tunggakan cukai tanah […]

California says new cars must be zero emission by 2035

LOS ANGELES: California ruled Thursday that all new cars sold in America’s most populous state must be zero emission from 2035, in what was billed as a nation-leading step to slash the pollutants that cause global warming. The widely touted move has been hailed by environmentalists, who hope it will prod other parts of the […]

Axiata Group posts net loss of RM106.38mil in Q2

KUALA LUMPUR: Axiata Group Bhd registered a net loss of RM106.38 million in the second quarter (Q2) ended June 30, 2022, from the net profit of RM277.76 million recorded in the same quarter a year ago. In a statement today, the telco company said this was mainly due to unrealised foreign exchange losses from Dialog […]

Daily Covid-19 cases push past 3,000 mark

KUALA LUMPUR: The country’s new daily Covid-19 cases rose to 3,206 as of yesterday (Aug 25), compared to 2,636 cases the day before. The fresh infections bring the total cumulative cases in the country to 4,768,394. Of the new cases, four were imported and 3,202 were local transmissions. Data from the Health Ministry’s CovidNow portal […]

Trump social media platform faces money woes, modest following

NEW YORK: Signs are growing that Donald Trump’s social media platform Truth Social is in financial trouble, with just a modest following six months after launching. Fox Business Network reported on Aug 25 that the platform has halted payments to the company that hosts it, RightForge, and owes US$1.6mil (RM7.15mil). The platform’s parent company, Trump Media […]

1,200 Pelajar Dari 20 Sekolah Terima Sumbangan Alat Bantuan Pembelajaran

SEREMBAN, NEGERI SEMBILAN –  Seramai 1,200 pelajar sekolah termasuk pelajar pendidikan khas daripada 20 buah sekolah sekitar tanah air telah menerima sumbangan alat bantuan pembelajaran yang keseluruhannya berjumlah RM125,000 di bawah inisiatif tanggungjawab korporat (CR) Malaysia Airports, MYAirportCARES. Majlis penyerahan sumbangan telah diadakan di salah sebuah sekolah terlibat yang mana 63 pelajar daripada SK Labu […]

Suspended Thai PM Prayuth says to continue as defence minister

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Suspended Thai leader Prayuth Chan-ocha said on social media he will continue in his role as defence minister, in his first direct address to the public since a court ordered him to cease his duties as prime minister while it reviews his term limit. Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan is serving as […]

Mat Sabu’s son freed from drug abuse charges after Appeals Court upholds acquittal

PETALING JAYA: The son of former defence minister Mohamad Sabu has been released and acquitted of drug abuse charges. The decision was made by a panel of three Court of Appeal judges chaired by Kamaludin Md Said after rejecting the prosecution’s appeal against Ahmad Saiful Islam, 34, on Friday (Aug 26). In the decision, Kamaludin […]