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  • Metro News
  • Tuesday, 07 Nov 2017


• There will be a short-term night lane closure at the intersection of Jalan Bukit Bintang and Jalan Sultan Ismail until Nov 27, from 11pm to 5am, excluding Friday and Saturday nights. At least one lane in each direction will remain accessible to traffic at any one time.

• There will be intermittent two-lane closure of a 150m stretch along Jalan Metro Perdana heading to Bukit Maluri until Feb 27, from 11pm to 6am daily. One lane will remain open to motorists.

• There will be intermittent lane closure on the left-most lane along Jalan Putra Permai, Serdang-bound until Dec 1. Two lanes will remain open to motorists. All closures are for MRT construction works. For details, call 1-800-82-6868.


There will be a temporary disruption of water supply in Sabak Bernam on Nov 15, from 9am to 7pm, due to water treatment system equipment replacement works at Bernam River Headworks Water Treatment Plant. Affected areas include Taman Setia Jaya, Taman Padu Permai, Taman Nirwana, Taman Makmur, Taman Cahaya, Taman Seri Indah, Taman Suria, Taman Berkat, Bagan Sungai Besar, Taman Gembira, Taman Seri, Taman Melati and Taman Raya. For details, refer to or “mySyabas” smart phone application.


The Sudoku Society will be holding the 8th Malaysia Sudoku Championship on Nov 19 at Summit USJ, Subang Jaya. There will be several categories for the sudoku challenge, as well as cash and lucky draw prizes. Register early as seats are limited. For details, sms 012-234 1492 (Lee) or visit


Centre for Environment, Technology and Development, Malaysia is organising a day trip to an organic farm on Nov 12, from 7am onwards. There will be activities such as vegetable seed sowing, transplanting and harvesting, animal feeding and understanding how vermin composting is made. For non-members, the fees are RM30 per adult and RM25 per child. Participants are required to have their own transport. Registration deadline is today. For details, call 016-219 5826 or visit


In conjunction with World Sight Day, EyeMedic Vision Centre is offering free eye examinations for the public until Nov 30. The eye check includes refraction, screening for cataract, glaucoma, dry eye and diabetic eye diseases using advanced retinal imaging technology. EyeMedic Vision Centre is located at No.4, Level 1, Consultant Block, KPJ Selangor Specialist Centre, Section 20, Shah Alam. For details, call 03-5548 6688.


National Cancer Society Malaysia is organising a lung cancer seminar on Nov 18, from 9am to 1pm, at St Giles The Gardens Hotel & Residences, Mid Valley City, Kuala Lumpur. Topics include ways to prevent the disease, standard care for lung cancer, and how smokers can manage their withdrawal symptoms. Registration is free on a first-come-first-served basis. For details, call 03-2698 7300 or email


Start your home-searching journey and win great prizes at Fair 2017. It will be held on Nov 11 and 12, from 11am to 7pm, at Hall 2, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. There will be a lot of fun activities and a serviced suite worth more than RM550,000 to be given away (subject to terms and conditions). For details, visit

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