TOP Glove Corp Bhd has been removed from three ESG (environmental, social and governance) indexes – namely the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia, ASEAN 5 and Emerging Markets Index – following the June 2021 FTSE4Good Index Semi Annual Review.
American tire manufacturer Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT.O) is facing accusations of unpaid wages, unlawful overtime and threats to foreign workers at its Malaysian factory, according to court documents and complaints filed by workers.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--4PAM would like to take this opportunity to thank Prime Minister YAB Tan Sri Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin for his quick decision and Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz for his equally quick action in terminating the services of Prasarana’s Non-Executive Chairman.
Muhyiddin is not stupid. Anyone who could orchestrate the unprecedented, once-in-a-lifetime, ethically impossible task of the Sheraton Move could not be deemed stupid.
𝐓𝐇𝐄 𝐆𝐎𝐕𝐄𝐑𝐍𝐌𝐄𝐍𝐓 𝐒𝐇𝐎𝐔𝐋𝐃 𝐈𝐌𝐌𝐄𝐃𝐈𝐀𝐓𝐄𝐋𝐘 𝐈𝐌𝐏𝐎𝐒𝐄 𝐅𝐔𝐋𝐋 𝐋𝐎𝐂𝐊𝐃𝐎𝐖𝐍 𝐀𝐍𝐃 𝐒𝐔𝐏𝐏𝐎𝐑𝐓 𝐓𝐇𝐄 𝐁𝐔𝐒𝐈𝐍𝐄𝐒𝐒 𝐂𝐎𝐌𝐌𝐔𝐍𝐈𝐓𝐘 𝐖𝐈𝐓𝐇 𝟓𝐓𝐇 𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐌𝐔𝐋𝐔𝐒 𝐏𝐀𝐂𝐊𝐀𝐆𝐄
The unprecedented high case recorded over the past week is creating a catastrophic situation for Malaysia. It should be mitigated immediately with unprecedented measures and serious action plan.
4PAM is shocked over the reports that have been appearing in the major newspapers on the purported Subang Airport takeover. 4PAM is extremely concerned that the Ministry of Transport (MOT) or the Government has not quashed such a rumour or denied receiving such a proposal.
Ganapathy died soon after an extended encounter (weeks) with the police. Sivabalan died after a short encounter (hours) with the police.
MANILA – Major powers are wading deeper into the South China Sea in a series of moves that promise to rile China while answering US calls for like-minded nations to counter jointly Beijing’s rising assertiveness in the crucial and contested maritime area.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 7)--Armed Forces veterans group Persatuan Patriot Kebangsaan and Plan of Action for Malaysia, a coalition of over 20 civil society groups have appealed to the country rotational monarch to repeal of the Emergency Ordinance effective which he signed into force on Jan. 11.
Global civil society alliance CIVICUS is extremely concerned by the escalation of repression of critical voices by the Malaysian authorities in recent weeks.
On 9 July 2019, Thomas Orhions Ewasinha, a 34-year old Nigerian student with a valid visa, died in custody in the Bukit Jalil Immigration Centre. An inquest into his death has been conducted by a coroner. Hearings have concluded, the decision is pending.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 3)--Malaysia’s Court of Appeal upheld a 9.64 million ringgit (2.35 million U.S. dollars) penalty on e-services provider MyEG for violating competition law and having a dominant position in relation to the sale of mandatory insurance for online applications of temporary employment permits for foreign workers.
Protesters in Myanmar turned out in their thousands on Sunday, marching to oppose military rule more than three months after a coup that brought a halt to democratic reform and economic growth and ushered in turmoil.
World Book and Copyright Day 2021: Government Should Provide Book Tokens to Help Transform Book & Publishing Industry
One of the most often cited excuses by the political conspirators behind the Sheraton coup, including Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and his clique, is that the Pakatan Harapan equation falls short when it comes to the share of Malay support.
BANGKOK (April 27)--The National Union of Journalists Peninsular Malaysia (NUJ) has decried what it described as “leakages” after it emerged that members of a certain media outlet were vaccinated against COVID-19 even while other media personnel have yet to receive their shots.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 25)--Dipping into the 16.9 billion billion ringgit National Trust Fund (KWAN) is the result of poor management of the economy by the Perikatan Nasional (PN) government, a Pejuang central committee member said on Sunday.
Singaporean public listed company loses US 25 million bid sparing local solar energy industry a serious setback
KUALA LUMPUR (April 16)--The Kuala Lumpur High Court dismissed a US 25 million suit by Singapore’s CapAsia Solar One Ltd against several Malaysian defendants on Thursday, in a case that will impact Malaysia’s solar energy industry.
A history teacher was beheaded on Friday in a street in a Paris suburb after he discussed caricatures of Islam's Prophet Muhammad with his class, the Associated Press (AP) reported on Saturday. French President Emmanuel Macron denounced what he called an "Islamist terrorist attack" and urged the nation to stand united against extremism, the AP reported. Some two weeks ago on October 2, Macron announced in a speech plans for tougher laws to tackle "Islamist separatism."
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (Reuters) - A Malaysian court has allowed a temporary stay of deportation of 1,200 Myanmar nationals scheduled to be sent back to their strife-torn homeland on Tuesday, after rights groups petitioned to say deportation could endanger their lives.
JAKARTA: Indonesia’s air accident investigator will brief relatives of the 62 victims of last month’s Sriwijaya Air crash in Jakarta on Wednesday morning ahead of the release of a preliminary report in the afternoon, a family member told Reuters.
YANGON: Protesters returned to the streets of Myanmar’s capital Naypyitaw on Wednesday after the most violent day yet in demonstrations against a coup that halted a tentative transition to democracy under elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
PHNOM PENH: Cambodia launched its coronavirus inoculation drive on Wednesday, using 600,000 vaccine doses donated by China, with the sons of long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen and government ministers among the first recipients.