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Manjit Kaur

manjit@thestar.com.my

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17 Apr 2019 | 8:29 PM

Motion to get state govt to help MAPS to be tabled

IPOH: A motion proposing the state government step in to help the Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) rebuild its financial status is expected to be tabled on the last day of the Perak state legislative assembly sitting on Tuesday (April 23).

16 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Residents worried about dengue

THE spike in dengue cases in the Kinta district has got residents there worried.




A dengue awareness campaign being carried out in a neighbourhood to ensure the public are aware of the dos and don’ts.
13 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Audit panel queries odd payment

IPOH: A state-controlled company forked out RM14.86mil to pay the salaries of sub-contractors hired by the main contractor in what was billed as Asia’s first animation theme park.

13 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Up in arms over proposal to end their golf club membership

MEMBERS of a golf club in Taiping have been given until April 15 to use their membership, after which the scheme will cease.

12 Apr 2019 | 2:27 PM

Perak state investment arm paid subcontractors' salaries

IPOH: State-owned Perak Corporation Berhad Development (PCBD) paid the salaries of sub-contractors hired by the main contractor of the Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) here, a total of RM14.86mil.

9 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Committee for airport expansion set up

IPOH: A steering committee to look into the expansion of the Sultan Azlan Shah Airport has been set up by the state government.

8 Apr 2019 | 6:43 PM

Steering committee to handle airport expansion in Perak

IPOH: A steering committee has been set up by the state government to look into the expansion of the Sultan Azlan Shah Airport here.

8 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Brit bhangra bands heading to Ipoh

BRITAIN’s earliest bhangra bands, Apna Sangeet and Heera, are set to perform in Ipoh in conjunction with the state-level Vasakhi Open House next month.




Baldip says about 10 NGOs will set up booths explaining the cultural, religious and historical aspects of Sikhism.
7 Apr 2019 | 3:58 PM

DPM: Govt willing to help Camerons farmers affected by demolition ops

IPOH: The government is willing to help farmers affected by the demolition operation at Kuala Terla in Cameron Highlands with the people’s interest at heart, says Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.

6 Apr 2019 | 2:24 PM

Kula: UEC holders can enrol in TVET institutions

IPOH: Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) holders can now enrol in the government's Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) institutions, says M. Kulasegaran.