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GEORGE TOWN: The Education Ministry has defended the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) over its statement to re-introduce a travel ban.
GEORGE TOWN: The statement by National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) chairman Wan Saiful Wan Jan to re-introduce a travel ban for PTPTN loan defaulters was a misunderstanding, says the Education Ministry.
PETALING JAYA: An event organiser caught in a controversy over its tourism awards slammed as a sham has apologised, claiming it was an “oversight.”
IT was 14 years ago when Ong Kah Phaik made a decision to give up her Malaysian citizenship for the British Overseas Citizen (BOC) passport.
THE tsunami of 2004 still lingers in the mind of Penang Island City Council (MBPP) officer Jayarajan Chelliah.
GEORGE TOWN: Former Penang Chinese Clan Council (PCCC) chairman Dr Anthony Chang is crying foul over his ban from travelling overseas by the Inland Revenue Board (IRB).
BUKIT MERTAJAM: A developer in Kampung Besar Berapit near here has been slapped with a stop-work order by the authorities after failing to mitigate soil erosion on the cliffs at its project site, about 600m from the Mengkuang Dam.
GEORGE TOWN: Lace and colour-coordinated family fashion are always “in” for Hari Raya, says a longtime trader here.
GEORGE TOWN: The Department of Environment (DOE) and Fisheries Department have been tasked with investigating reports of a high level of metal poisoning in Penang seas.
THE public can still use the existing Penang Island City Council (MBPP) and Seberang Prai Municipal Council (MPSP) parking coupons at areas not designated for the Smart Parking System.