Egg supply expected to stabilise by end-October, says Domestic Trade Ministry

MELAKA: The supply of eggs nationwide is expected to stabilise by the end of October, as the government has provided various incentives to address shortages following soaring demand. Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP) deputy secretary-general (Domestic Trade Development) Datuk Roziah Abudin said the industry players have expressed their commitment to further increase […]

Hong Kong cancels screening of Batman film shot in the city

HONG KONG, Oct 21 (Bloomberg): Hong Kong officials canceled the screening of a Batman film one year after passage of a law that lets them ban movies on national security grounds. The showing of the 2008 movie The Dark Knight set for Oct 27 at an outdoor venue was called off “based on direction from […]

Tesla’s Musk says recession could last until 2024

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk thinks a recession will last until the spring of 2024, he tweeted on Friday, after saying earlier this week that “a recession of sorts” in China and Europe was weighing on demand for its electric cars. “Just guessing, but probably until spring of ’24,” Musk said on Twitter after […]

Wan Junaidi: Covid-19 mediation centre officially closes its doors on Sunday

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 21 — The Covid-19 Mediation Centre (PMC-19), which was set up on November 11, 2020, will officially close its doors on Sunday. Caretaker Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Parliament and Law) Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said following the closure, the link for mediation applications on the website https://www.pmc.19.gov.my will […]

Piala AFC: 30,000 peminat dijangka serbu Bukit Jalil, esok

Kuala Lumpur: Polis menjangkakan kehadiran 30,000 peminat bola sepak sempena perlawanan akhir Piala AFC 2022 di Stadium Bukit Jalil, esok. Ketua Polis Daerah Cheras, Asistem Komisioner Zam Halim Jamaluddin berkata, bagi memastikan keselamatan dan ketenteraman awam, polis menggerakkan pelbagai jabatan dan unit untuk memantau perlawanan berkenaan. Menurutnya, polis juga akan menjalankan pemeriksaan di semua pintu […]

Bomba beku cuti 12,500 pegawai, anggota hadapi banjir

MARANG: Jabatan Bomba dan Penyelamat Malaysia (JBPM) membekukan cuti 12,500 pegawai dan anggotanya bagi menghadapi kemungkinan banjir susulan Monsun Timur Laut (MTL). Ketua Pengarah JBPM, Datuk Seri Mohammad Hamdan Wahid, berkata pembekuan cuti bermula 7 November sehingga tamat musim MTL, yang mengakibatkan banjir. Beliau berkata, arahan sudah dikeluarkan kepada pegawai dan anggota di semua 332 […]

TNB siap siaga hadapi banjir

SHAH ALAM – Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) telah membuat persiapan rapi bagi menghadapi kemungkinan bencana banjir pada musim tengkujuh kali ini. Ketua Pegawai Rangkaian Pembahagian TNB, Wan Nazmy Wan Mahmood berkata, tindakan tersebut sebagai usaha memastikan pengurusan bekalan tenaga elektrik teratur dan berkesan sekali gus meminimumkan kerosakan pepasangan demi keselamatan orang awam. “Seperti biasa setiap […]