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MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENEWS
Bursa Malaysia seeks Feedback on Review of Main, ACE Markets' Listing Requirements
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 (Bernama) - Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd has issued a consultation paper on the review of the Main Market and ACE Market Listing Requirements (LR) in relation to corporate governance requirements.
MALAYSIADISPUTE RESOLUTIONNEWS
Court dismisses DAP Reps' Appeal over Re-delineation Exercise
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 14 (Bernama) - Two DAP MPs from Perak lost their appeal in the Court of Appeals today against a High Court decision disallowing their leave to commence a judicial review application over proposed recommendations for an electoral re-delineation exercise in their co ...
MALAYSIADISPUTE RESOLUTIONNEWS
High Court allows Lorry Driver's Appeal over EPF Contribution
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 (Bernama) - The High Court here today allowed an appeal by a lorry driver to challenge the Session Court's decision in dismissing his originating summons against his former employer for not making contributions to the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) account b ...
MALAYSIACORPORATE & COMMERCIALNEWS
Call to review On Trawler Licensing
KUANTAN, Aug 14 (Bernama) - The Pahang government today was urged to review licencing approval for deep sea fishermen. particularly those using trawl nets.
MALAYSIADISPUTE RESOLUTIONNEWS
High Court sets aside Remand Order against Phee
GEORGE TOWN, Aug 14 (Bernama) - The Penang High Court here today allowed an application for revision to set aside the remand order against Penang state executive councilor Phee Boon Poh and a father-and-son duo by the Magistrate's Court here, on Saturday.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Dewan Negara passes Domestic Violence (Amendment) Bill
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 (Bernama) - The Dewan Negara today unanimously approved the Domestic Violence (Amendment) Bill 2017, which aims to provide more protection to victims. Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul Karim said a Social Welfare Depart ...
MALAYSIAGENERALNEWS
Pahang passes Enactment curbing Abuse of Sultan's Awards
KUANTAN, Aug 14 (Bernama) - The Pahang State Assembly today unanimously passed the Emblems, Titles or Awards (Prevention of Improper Use) Enactment 2017 to curb abuse of the awards conferred by the Sultan of Pahang, Sultan Ahmad Shah.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Soldier gets 12-month Jail, whipping for Molest
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 14 (Bernama) - A soldier, who molested a six-year-old girl in 2012, was sent to jail for 12 months and ordered to be given one stroke of the rotan, after the Court of Appeal here upheld his conviction and sentence.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Terrorism: Appeals Court upholds Convictions against Five Men
PUTRAJAYA, Aug 14 (Bernama) - The Appeals Court today reduced a prison sentence of 25 years to 20 imposed on two brothers found guilty of promoting terrorism in the country by planning to test explosives at Gunung Nuang in Hulu Langat, Selangor.
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWNEWS
Senate passes Private Employment Agencies (Amendment) 2017
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 (Bernama) - The Senate today passed the Private Employment Agencies (Amendment) Bill 2017 which, among others, protected local workers who obtained employment overseas through private employment agencies.
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWJUDGMENTS
Raul Fabrizio Casserini v George Fischer (M) Sdn Bhd
Date: 07 Aug 2017; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1066 of 2017; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWJUDGMENTS
Danny Tan Wei Keong v Hanjin Shipping Line (M) Sdn Bhd (Malay)
Date: 11 Aug 2017; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1103 of 2017; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWJUDGMENTS
Maneevanan A/L Subramaniam v Oze Marketing Sdn Bhd
Date: 07 Aug 2017; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1071 of 2017; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWJUDGMENTS
Mohd Nizhar Bin Md Kasir and Another v Malindo Airways Sdn Bhd (Malay)
Date: 07 Aug 2017; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1072 of 2017; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWJUDGMENTS
Truong Thi Hang v Pendakwa Raya
Date: 09 Aug 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. B-05(M)-344-09/2016 (VNM); Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIAGENERALLEGISLATION
Private Healthcare Facilities and Services (Compounding of Offences) Regulations 2017
These Regulations come into operation on 1 August 2017.
MALAYSIAGENERALLEGISLATION
Traditional and Complementary Medicine (Designation of Practitioner Body) Order 2017
This Order has effect for the period from 1 August 2017 to 31 July 2019.
MALAYSIAGENERALJUDGMENTS
A Child and 2 Others v Jabatan Pendaftaran Negara and 2 Others
Date: 25 Jul 2017; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-01(A)-365-09/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry
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