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Council says management consultant’s subsidiary bid for school building project

21 August 2014

THE Malaysian Tamil School Governors Board of Council (MAST) is calling for Syarikat ECL Management Sdn Bhd, which has been appointed as the project management consultant (PMC) overseeing the upgrading and rebuilding of Tamil schools under the RM100mil government allocation, to be disqualified from bidding for Tamil school contracts.

High five!: 
(From left) Eu, Goh, SJK(C) Union chairman Ang Chai Soon, Eu Yan Sang 
managing director Eric Chiu, Ng Yau Hoe and Noodle Shack founder Joseph Sun 
coming together 
to mark the project's 10th year milestone and the launch of the 
SJK (C) Union 
relocation project.

One Year One School project kicks off to relocate historic school

21 August 2014

ON THE 10th anniversary of its One Year One School project, Eu Yan Sang is embarking on a mission to relocate a primary school.

All smiles: Some of the students with their examiners after the exam.

Trinity young performer certificates

20 August 2014

SIBU: Trinity College London has recently conducted a Young Performers Certificate assessment and communication skills examination at Mrs Dong Kindergarten and A+ Tuition Centre.

The Research Centre for Sustainable Technologies at Swinburne Sarawak. - ZULAZHAR SHEBLEE / THE STAR

Swinburne University, Sains set on joint research

19 August 2014

KUCHING: Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus has joined forces with Sarawak Information Systems Sdn Bhd (Sains) to conduct research on two projects costing about RM600,000.

SJK (T) Bukit Darah in Sungai Buloh students study inside a hot steel contena which has become their classroom due to lack of space.

School to be built this year

19 August 2014

THE Government has assured the residents of Serendah, Hulu Selangor, that their new school — SJK (T) Ladang Minyak, Bestari Jaya — will be built this year.

Giving way: SJK(T) St Joseph in Sentul, Kuala Lumpur was built in 1924 on wooden stilts. Today, the school still stands on the same wooden stilts. - filepic

Upgrading starts at two schools

19 August 2014

SINCE Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak approved RM100mil under the 2012 Budget, for the maintenance and upgrading of 223 Tamil schools nationwide, upgrading work has only started in two schools.

Together we learn: SK Keratong Empat students reading the Book of Convention of the Young Doctors Club with the 
mascots at the 
closing ceremony of the symposium. 
- Bernamapic

Raising health awareness among students

19 August 2014

KUANTAN: Guidance teachers play a crucial role in ensuring that the objectives of the Young Doctors Programme in schools are met.

Ministry to aid Pugsom students

19 August 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: The Education Ministry will work with Perdana University to resolve problems faced by its students at the Perdana University Graduate School of Medicine (Pugsom).

Brief Caption:Author of 'Pentalements',Tey Feng Nian from Penang Free School (PFS) at the Book Worms event at PHT in Penang on 16/08/14/ The Star/Lim Beng Tatt.

Authors in their own write

18 August 2014

TWO students from Penang Free School (PFS), not content with just being bookworms, have tried their hand at producing their own stories.

Creative thinking: The winning SMK Sultan Abu Bakar team showing their creation, the Dreamgazer, to Shaharuddin during the competition.

SMK Sultan Abu Bakar team crowned state champions

18 August 2014

KUANTAN: It is said that third time’s the charm. But for the SMK Sultan Abu Bakar team, participating for the second time in the RHB-The Star Mighty Minds National Challenge is good enough for them to become state champions.

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