High Court decision on Rosmah’s corruption case Today

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — The High Court here today will decide whether Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor has to answer to charges to corruption relating to the RM1.25 billion solar hybrid project for 369 rural schools in Sarawak, or to acquit her. Judge Mohamed Zaini Mazlan is expected to deliver his judgment at 9 am on Rosmah, 69, the wife of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. Rosmah is facing one charge of soliciting RM187.5 million and two counts of receiving bribes totalling RM6.5 million from Jepak Holdings former managing… Read More

KBS to propose flexibility for over 151 types of sports

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 — The Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS) will submit a proposal for 151 other types of sports activities including indoor, outdoor and water sports to be given more flexibility. Its Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican through a Facebook post said a KBS team has done its research and will suggest more sports activities, especially those that do not involve physical contact, to be brought to the National Security Council (MKN) Technical Committee meeting tomorrow. He said the announcement of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO)… Read More

All clear to receive first batch of COVID-19 vaccine this Sunday – MOH

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 18 — Final preparations to receive the first batch of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on Sunday had been going smoothly, said Health deputy director-general (Research and Technical Support) Datuk Dr Hishamshah Mohd Ibrahim. He said detailed preparations carried out earlier which included dry runs on the delivery of the vaccines to storage facilities and to other states went smoothly, and training were also given to health workers who would be administering the vaccine. He said the Ministry of Health (MOH) is fully prepared for the vaccine distribution and MOH… Read More

National Unity Policy timely as country in transition towards digital community

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 16 — The launch of the National Unity Policy has been deemed timely as the country is now in a transition towards a digital community. Minister of Communications and Multimedia Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said the multi-racial society of Malaysia used to live in a physical community, either in a village or residential area, with every problem being addressed easily together. Now, he said the country is transitioning towards digital community and facing different challenges as social media is being used comprehensively to obtain all kinds of information. ‚ÄúDigital community… Read More