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Roshidi Abu Samah

malacca@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Roshidi Abu Samah

14 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Cybernic centre offers hope

MELAKA: After he suffered a fall in August last year, young Mohd Mizan Nazran Mohd Razlan became paraplegic and felt really down.

19 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

19,000 cops yet to receive medals due to constraints

MELAKA: Police will speed up the Pingat Jasa Pahlawan Negara (PJPN) medal delivery process to eligible serving members and retirees.

16 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Tourism target achieved

MELAKA: The state has achieved its target of recording 17 million tourist arrivals last year.

15 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

State achieves its target of 17 million tourists

MELAKA has achieved its target of recording 17 million tourist arrivals in 2018.

14 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Delayed industrial training courses to start next week in KL and Ipoh

SHORT-term courses for Indian youths that were supposed to begin at two government-run Industrial Training Institutes (ILP) on Monday (March 11) have been postponed to next week.




Muhd Khair (right) talking to Indian youths pursuing their studies at Advanced Technology Training Centre in Alor Gajah, Melaka.
14 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Smoother traffic flow into city centre with new flyovers

MELAKA: Motorists entering the state via the Ayer Keroh toll can now reach the city centre in 20 minutes, thanks to two new flyovers that opened last month.




Mohd Anuar (left) and Adly (middle) at the opening of the MITC interchange. — Bernama
19 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Errant motorcyclists to face the music

MELAKA: A group of motorcyclists who tried to outsmart Road Transport Department (JPJ) personnel who were conducting a roadblock near the Ayer Keroh toll plaza were the ones left with egg on their faces in the end.




Muhammad Firdaus (centre) and his officers showing pictures of motorcyclists trying to evade a roadblock near the Ayer Keroh toll plaza.
15 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Melaka’s entry point uninviting to tourists

THIS year is Visit Melaka Year but the Immigration, Customs, Quaran­tine and Security (ICQS) Complex in Taman Kota Laksamana is in a shabby state.

15 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Melaka’s entry point uninviting

MELAKA: It is Visit Melaka Year 2019, but the Immigration, Customs, Quarantine and Security (ICQS) Complex in Taman Kota Laksamana here is in a shabby state.

4 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Melaka Harmony Week to enhance unity

MELAKA: The second Melaka Harmony Week is set to take place at several locations here until Feb 7.




(From right) Sim, Lindbeck and other guests after a press conference to announce the 2nd Melaka Harmony Week at Mamee Jonker House.