Nabila Ahmad

Recent and archived articles by Nabila Ahmad

24 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Johor to review controversial RM500mil hospital project

JOHOR BARU: Several projects in the state, including the Pasir Gudang Hospital in Bandar Seri Alam here, will be reviewed to reduce the country’s high debt.

Mazlan (third from left), Johor Works Department director Mohamad Salleh Abu Bakar (right), Tebrau MP Steven Chong (second from left) and Permas assemblyman Che Zakaria Mohd Salleh looking at the Pasir Gudang Highway plan.
23 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Illegal trading at Ramadan bazaar in Nusa Perintis

JOHOR BARU: Sixty Ramadan traders have been conducting unlicensed business operations at Nusa Perintis in Gelang Patah.

Shahrulizam (centre) with some of the traders at Nusa Perintis Ramadan bazaar in Gelang Patah.
22 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Final touches being made to revised PIPC master plan

JOHOR BARU: Johor Petroleum Development Corporation (JPDC) is in the process of finalising the revision of the Pengerang Integrated Petroleum Complex (PIPC) master plan in order to present the complex as a good investment location for the oil and gas industry.

21 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ex-mat lajak takes a jump in life

JOHOR BARU: He started off as a Mat Lajak whom no one paid any attention to, but teenager Daniel Shauqy Md Yazid is starting to get noticed after ditching his illegal racing and winning in professional bicycle tournaments.

Riding high: Daniel Shauqy performing a stunt during a training session.
21 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Residents active in neighbourhood farming enjoy closer ties, too

JOHOR BARU: The neighbourhood farming programme under Johor’s Projek Ekonomi Rakyat proves to be a good platform to promote community bonding.

The neighbourhood farming programme has been lauded by participants as a good platform to foster closer ties within the community.
18 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Programmes during Ramadan for Johor folk

JOHOR BARU: In conjunction with Ramadan, mosques and surau in the state have lined up several programmes for Muslims observing the fasting month.

Village residents packing bubur lambuk to be distributed to the public during Ramadan in Johor Baru. — filepic
16 May 2018 | 5:19 PM

Man charged for possession of IS books

JOHOR BARU: A 31-year-old man was charged at a Sessions Court here for possessing three books that contain the elements of terrorist group, Daesh (Islamic State).

The accused being escorted out of court here in Johor Baru on May 16, 2018. - Pix By NABILA AHMAD / THE STAR
16 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Rush to buy bus tickets for Hari Raya begins

JOHOR BARU: Express bus companies are already getting ticket bookings for the balik kampung exodus during Hari Raya next month.

Some express bus companies in Johor have started getting early ticket bookings for the Hari Raya period.
15 May 2018 | 6:46 PM

A Malaysian refugee in Europe? Her claims are not true, say Johor cops

JOHOR BARU: Johor police have shot down a viral video claiming that a Malaysian woman has been unable to return to Malaysia because her passport and documents have been altered.

A screengrab of one of the videos.
14 May 2018 | 10:23 PM

Johor cops arrest man, seize various drugs in two raids

JOHOR BARU: Police have arrested a 43-year-old man and seized various drugs including a processing machine worth RM217,000 here.