Rsn Murali

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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 Oct 2018 | 8:26 PM

Proposed Melcat would be empowered to summon CM, excos for questioning

MELAKA: The proposed Melaka Competency, Accountability and Transparency (Melcat) committee would have the power to summon the Chief Minister for questioning by the independent panel.

27 Aug 2018 | 11:04 PM

MACC questions senior Melaka govt official, businessman over kickbacks

MELAKA: A senior government official and a businessman are under a graft probe for allegedly attempting to solicit kickbacks from a mega developer in the state.

16 May 2018 | 2:08 PM

Kerk Chee Yee of Melaka is the nation's youngest state exco

MELAKA: Kerk Chee Yee, the assemblyman for Ayer Keroh, is set to be the youngest state exco in the country.

Kerk Chee Yee. -Star filepic
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3 Jul 2017 | 8:29 PM

Suspected WWII mortar shell unearthed in Alor Gajah

MELAKA: Road workers unearthed a mortar shell suspected to be from World War II in Kampung Belimbing Dalam in Alor Gajah on Monday.

The mortar shell that was unearthed during road works in Alor Gajah, Melaka
17 May 2017 | 12:32 PM

Another three senior Melaka cops to be remanded

PETALING JAYA: Three more senior Melaka police officers, including two police district chiefs, are set to be remanded for suspected graft.

28 Sep 2016 | 10:15 PM

Malacca cops seize heroin worth RM150,000

MALACCA: Police have confiscated 14 packets of drugs believed to be heroin worth RM150,000 during raids at two separate locations.

Ramli showing the seized items at a press conference on Wednesday.