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Manjit Kaur

manjit@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Manjit Kaur

28 Feb 2019 | 5:27 PM

Investigations into alleged mismanagement at Usas completed

IPOH: Investigations into allegations of mismanagement at Universiti Sultan Azlan Shah (Usas) here have been completed.

24 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Oil tanker driver killed in highway fire

IPOH: An oil tanker driver was burnt to death in an accident involving three heavy vehicles near Slim River.

Tragedy on the road: The fiery scene of the accident near Slim River where the fire started between the tanker and the lorry in the middle.
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24 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Industry players welcome the good news

PETALING JAYA: The move by the government to lower the extension levy fees for foreign workers has been lauded as a “win-win” situation for the nation’s economy although there are still some concerns among industry players.

24 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Wee: Govt should standardise levy at RM2,000

PETALING JAYA: The government should standardise the levy fees for the extension of foreign workers who have worked in the country for more than a decade at RM2,000 for all sectors, says MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong.

24 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

A lower extension levy fee

PETALING JAYA: The government will lower the extension levy fees for foreign workers who have worked in the country for more than 10 years starting in March.

Happy lot: Foreign workers giving the thumbs up to the federal government’s move to reduce the visa extension levy.
24 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Levy move will retain flavour of nasi kandar, says owner

GEORGE TOWN: It will be easier for nasi kandar restaurant chains to preserve their flavours and special recipes with the easing of the extension levy for foreign workers who have been working in Malaysia for over 10 years.

23 Feb 2019 | 4:05 PM

Perak Umno says allegations made about Usas baseless

IPOH: The allegations made by a Perak state executive councillor on the mismanagement of land allocated to Universiti Sultan Azlan Shah (Usas) are baseless, says Perak Opposition leader Datuk Saarani Mohamad.

Saarani says the allegations of mismanagement at Usas are baseless.
23 Feb 2019 | 10:55 AM

Oil tanker driver burnt to death after three-vehicle collision on NSE (Updated)

IPOH : An accident involving three heavy vehicles resulted in two of the vehicles bursting into flames, killing the driver of an oil tanker on the spot near Slim River.

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22 Feb 2019 | 5:12 PM

Perak govt to probe claims of mismanagement of varsity land

IPOH: The state government will investigate claims of mismanagement on plots of land given by the previous government to Universiti Sultan Azlan Shah (Usas) in Kuala Kangsar.

21 Feb 2019 | 4:24 PM

Children's home manager in 'chewing gum assault' incident told to go on leave

TAIPING: The staff member of a children's home who allegedly assaulted a boy for pasting chewing gum on his car has been told to go on leave by the management committee.