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Letters 02 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Ensuring ‘halal’ compliance

By Mazilan Musa, Senior Fellow Director, Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia.

AseanPlus News 22 Oct 2004 | 12:00 AM

Hong Kong bans smoking in public places

Hong Kong has decided to outlaw smoking in bars and restaurants, joining cities like New York and countries such as Ireland in leading the charge against tobacco, officials said yesterday.

Lifestyle 21 Oct 2004 | 12:00 AM

Crucial support for the family unit

I>The Asia Pacific Family Dialogue: Towards the Doha International Conference/II>for the Family/Iheld in Kuala Lumpur last week revealed that people around the world want the family institution to be strengthened, reports LOH FOON FONG.

Lifestyle 29 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

The poison in smoke

Smokers exhale high levels of a poison linked to asthma and bronchitis that can seriously affect the breathing of those around them, research by a team of scientists in Sweden has found.

Nation 26 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

Dream comes true for two pals

Two good friends had always wanted to be neighbours since they got to know each other well seven years ago.

Nation 24 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

MEF: Bar sacked workers from appealing to Industrial Court

Local employers have urged the Government to stop workers who have been dismissed for sexual harassment from referring their claims to the Industrial Court.

Nation 15 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

Support ‘caring club’ plan, Endon urges private colleges

Datin Paduka Seri Endon Mahmood has called on private institutions of higher learning to give their fullest support to the setting up of Kelab Penyayang, an affiliate of the Yayasan Budi Penyayang Malaysia (Penyayang).

Nation 10 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

Wanita MCA all for creches in workplaces

Wanita MCA is urging companies to set up creches in workplaces.

Nation 09 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

Government may offer perks for workplace childcare centres

The Human Resources Ministry will propose to the Government that employers be given double tax deductions when they set up childcare centres at their premises.

Nation 30 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Concern over rise in service sector mishaps

The rising rate of accidents in workplaces in the service sectors is causing concern among the authorities. Deputy Human Resources Minister Datuk Abdul Rahman Bakar said 31,941 accident cases in the service sectors were reported to Socso last year, contributing to 43% of all cases reported.