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08 Oct 2018
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Appointment of SC Executive Chairman takes effect on November 1 - Lim
PUTRAJAYA, Oct 5 (Bernama) - Datuk Syed Zaid Albar's appointment as the new Securities Commission (SC) Executive Chairman will take effect on Nov 1 instead of on Oct 15 as announced by the Prime Minister's Department earlier, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Ex-Lawyer jailed Five Years, fined RM10,000 for CBT
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 4 (Bernama) - A former lawyer was sentenced to five years' jail and fined RM10,000 after pleading guilty to a charge of criminal breach of trust at the Sessions Court here today involving RM40,000 in deposit belonging to a real estate agent regarding a debt pay ...
MALAYSIACONTRACTS & COMMERCIALNEWS
Court grants Appointment of Central Broker, Appraiser to sell Equanimity
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 5 (Bernama) - The Admiralty Court here today granted an application by the government to appoint a central broker and an international appraiser to handle the sale of the luxury superyacht 'Equanimity', which purportedly belongs to fugitive businessman Low Taek ...
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Court rejects Farid Kamil's Bid for Passport Return
PETALING JAYA, Oct 5 (Bernama) - The Magistrate Court today has rejected the application filed by actor-director Datuk Farid Kamil Zahari for the return of his passport on the grounds of travelling abroad for work.
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Rider jailed 12 months, fined RM10,000 for CBT
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 5 (Bernama) - A rider was sentenced to 12 months imprisonment and a RM10,000 fine by the Sessions Court here today on charges of criminal breach of trust involving a logistics company last March.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Factory Owner gets jail, fined RM10,000 for bribing Environment Department Staff
SHAH ALAM, Oct 5 (Bernama) - A metal smelting factory owner was sentenced to seven days jail and fined RM10,000 by the Sessions Court here today after he pleaded guilty to bribing staff of the Environment Department.
MALAYSIALITIGATION & COURT PROCEDURENEWS
Rantau Election Petition: Court sets October 10 for Decision on Contempt of Court Proceedings
SEREMBAN, Oct 5 (Bernama) - The Special Election Court here today set Oct 10 for the decision whether to continue with the contempt of court proceedings involving one of the witnesses in the election petition hearing filed by Dr S. Streram to nullify the Election Commission's de ...
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak heads List of 1,158 Sabah Award Recipients
KOTA KINABALU, Oct 5 (Bernama) - The Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak Datuk David Wong Dak Wah heads a list of 1,158 recipients of awards and medals in conjunction with the 65th birthday of the Yang Dipertua Negeri of Sabah, Tun Juhar Mahiruddin, tomorrow.
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Motion for MPs to declare Assets will be tabled in Parliament
KUANTAN, Oct 6 (Bernama) - A motion that requires all MPs to declare their assets as done by those in the Cabinet, will be tabled in the Dewan Rakyat on Oct 15. Chief secretary of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) secretariat, Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said the proposal was discussed at t ...
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWLEGISLATION
Revision of Laws (Rectification of Criminal Procedure Code) Order 2018
This is to notify that the reprint of the Criminal Procedure Code published in the year 2012 incorporating all amendments up to 1 November 2012 is rectified.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWJUDGMENTS
Mohsen Parsei Nabi v Public Prosecutor
Criminal law – Trafficking in dangerous drugs – Conviction – Death sentence – Appeal Criminal law – Defence of innocent carrier – Whether the trial judge erred in not adequately consider the appellant's defence
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Joobi A/L Ragavan v Poh Seng Transport Sdn Bhd (Malay)
Date: 19 Sep 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2227 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Mohd Azlan Bin Ahmad and 6 Others v Masyhur Mutiara Sdn Bhd (Malay)
Date: 20 Sep 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2240 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIACONTRACTS & COMMERCIALJUDGMENTS
Kerajaan Malaysia v Global Globe (M) Sdn Bhd
Contracts and commercial – Contract – Provision for extension of time to complete the contract – Construction of the contractual clause that provides for extension of time – Refusal to grant a third extension of time – Termination of contract – Whether the Certificate of Non-Com ...
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Yusman Bin Zainal Abidin and Another v Tenaga Nasional Berhad
Date: 14 Sep 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2198 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
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