PUTRAJAYA: Plastic straws will be banned in all the Federal Territories of Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya and Labuan from Jan 1 next year.
WITH the deadline to get house renovations or extensions legalised extended until end of the year, residents in Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) areas are making use of the extra time to do the necessary.
RESIDENTS of Desa Putra Condominium in Wangsa Maju, Kuala Lumpur are protesting against the development of a brand-new serviced apartment in an already highly populated area.
THE need for more community halls and upkeep of playgrounds in the Ampang Jaya municipality were the top issues discussed during Ampang Jaya Municipal Council’s (MPAJ) Townhall Budget 2019.
IT WAS a gathering of kinfolk from all over Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, Holland, the US and the UK, and the camaraderie and joy was evident among them.
MOTORISTS who seemed startled at first were smiling soon after when they reached out to accept the national flag and special T-shirts given out in conjunction with Malaysia Day along Jalan Ampang in Kuala Lumpur.
ALLIANZ Malaysia gave employees a real treat when they were taken on a hop-on hop-off tour of historical sites in the city as part of its Malaysia Day celebrations.
IN CONJUNCTION with Malaysia Day, Berjaya Hotels & Resorts (BHR) organised BHR Family Day 2018, themed “Sayangi Malaysiaku Bersama BHR” to celebrate the special day in support of unity and patriotism.
MUTIARA Indah 1 Resident Association (RA) in Puchong organised a Malaysia Day gathering to foster the spirit of unity and patriotism among the children.
MALAYSIAN Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) will continue with efforts to develop the tourism industry to spur growth.
THE Malayalee community in Klang gathered to show their solidarity with their kinfolk for a night of fellowship.
ABOUT 50 volunteers set a good example early Saturday morning by clearing up rubbish along the hiking trails on Bukit Gasing.
THE Under-10 singles finalists Arshdip Singh and Tiew Yi Cheng stole the show during the 10th Rawang Open Badminton Tournament with a tantalising battle for top honours.
IT IS truly a remarkable comeback story by former national athlete N. Sanmuganathan, who suffered a nasty motorcycle accident
MELAKA: The usual long journey from Bukit Katil to Ayer Keroh will be shortened once work to upgrade and pave an alternative route is completed, thanks to an initiative taken by a local developer.
MELAKA: The state government will monitor the irresponsible dumping of waste and take measures to overcome it as it was clogging the drainage system and causing problems, including marring the state’s image as a tourism destination, said Chief Minister Adly Zahari.
HEAVY rain fell during the closing ceremony of the Asia Pacific Masters Games 2018 (APMG) and caused a last-minute change in venue from the rooftop garden to the ballroom of the SPICE Convention Centre in Penang.
CARS parked up to almost one kilometre outside the Sri Muniswarar Temple in Jalan Baru, Prai on the Penang mainland may soon be a thing of the past.
MOST of the older-generation Malaysians will remember Aug 31, 1957, as one of the most memorable days in their lives. For S. Subramaniam, 85, and wife, R. Perumayee, 77, the date means so much more.
PENANG is confident that it will achieve its 14th General Election pledge to build 75,000 affordable homes in the state by 2022.