Roshidi Abu Samah

Recent and archived articles by Roshidi Abu Samah

16 Jul 2018 | 4:00 PM

MACC to investigate IGP’s daughter’s wedding only if receives concrete proof of corrupt practice

MELAKA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will only initiate an investigation into the Inspector-General of Police’s daughter’s wedding if it receives reliable information about any corrupt practices linked to it.

16 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

No compromise on occupational safety in Melaka, says exco

MELAKA: The state government will take stern actions against those found to have violated the Occupational Safety and Health Act 1994 and Factories and Machinery Act 1967.

10 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Melaka Gateway Dragon Boat Race making waves

MELAKA: A total of 500 participants, involving 40 local and international teams, took part in the 2018 Melaka Gateway Dragon Boat Race at Sungai Melaka here.

Teams competing in preliminary rounds of the Melaka Gateway Cup Dragon Boat Race 2018 near the Melaka River estuary in Banda Hilir. — ROSHIDI ABU SAMAH/ The Star
10 Jul 2018 | 7:00 AM

Hospital with a vision for growth

MELAKA: Mahkota Medical Centre (MMC) here unveiled its new logo with a new vision to reinforce the growth of the 24-year-old establishment.

Lam (second from right) and Dr Ghazali (left) unveiling the centre’s new logo during a ceremony at MMC in Banda Hilir, Melaka.
3 Jul 2018 | 2:05 PM

Self-professed Sultan of Melaka acquitted of cheating four individuals

MELAKA: Self-proclaimed 'Sultan of Melaka' Noor Jan Tuah was discharged and acquitted by the Sessions Court here without his defence being called, relating to a cheating case five years ago.

30 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Melaka CM: Provide proof gangsters and drunkards made councillors

MELAKA: Those who have evidence that gangsters, drunkards and individuals with criminal records have been appointed as local councillors should come forward to assist the state government.

7 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Early Hari Raya cheer for civil servants in Melaka

MELAKA: Good news for Melaka civil servants as they will be getting a special one-off payment of RM1,000 for Hari Raya this year.

The Melaka state government will be banking in RM1,000 in duit raya into civil servants' accounts soon, says Chief Minister Adly Zahari.
5 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

No decision yet on RM40bil Melaka Gateway project

MELAKA: The Melaka Gateway project will be re-examined before a decision is made on its fate, said state Industry, Trade and Investment Committee chairman Mohd Rafiq Naizamohideen.

2 Jun 2018 | 8:17 PM

Melaka Gateway project being reassessed

MELAKA: The Melaka Gateway project is being reassessed before a decision is made on its fate, said State Industry, Trade and Investment Committee chairman Mohd Rafiq Naizamohideen.

1 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Dilapidated school waiting for new building since 2011

MELAKA: Pupils of SJK (T) Jasin Lalang near here will have to wait much longer for a new school building.

The present SJK (T) Jasin Lalang building was built by the British and is located deep within an estate.