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01 Nov 2018
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Judge: Najib must be Present in Court for his Case
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 31 (Bernama) - Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, who is facing seven charges involving power abuse, criminal breach of trust (CBT) and money laundering involving SRC International Sdn Bhd fund amounting to RM42 million must be present in court f ...
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Mechanic to serve 27 Years' Jail Time after Appeal denied
PUTRAJAYA, Oct 31 (Bernama) - A mechanic will be behind bars for 27 years after the Court of Appeal denied his request for the jail sentences imposed on him in two separate cases to be served concurrently.
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Najib's 1MDB Case transferred to High Court
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 31 (Bernama) - The case of former prime minister Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak, who was charged with 25 counts of graft and money laundering involving RM2.28 billion linked to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) fund, will be heard at the High Court.
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Temple Relocation on Court Orders - Ganabatirau
SHAH ALAM, Oct 31 (Bernama) - The Selangor government never ordered the demolition of the Seafield Sri Maha Mariamman Temple in USJ 25, Subang Jaya, it was stated here today.
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Jamal Yunos ordered to pay RM300,000 to Maria Chin in Defamation Suit
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 31 (Bernama) - The High Court today ordered Sungai Besar UMNO chief Datuk Seri Jamal Md Yunos to pay RM300,000 to former Bersih 2.0 chairman Maria Chin Abdullah after finding him liable for defaming the woman by linking Bersih or the Coalition for Clean and Fai ...
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENEWS
Bursa Malaysia announces RM172.2 Million Profit after Tax and Minority Interest
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 29 - Bursa Malaysia Berhad ("Bursa Malaysia" or the "Exchange") recorded a Profit After Tax and Minority Interest ("PATAMI") of RM172.2 million for the nine-month financial period ended 30 September 2018 ("9M2018"), a 2.6% increase from the RM167.8 million repo ...
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
MITI proposes Budget Allocation for SME Assessment Programme
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 31 (Bernama) - The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) has proposed for an allocation in the 2019 Budget to have a readiness assessment programme to help spur the growth of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country.
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Shahrir withdraws Application to strike out Suit by Synergy
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 31 (Bernama) - Former Felda chairman Tan Sri Shahrir Abdul Samad today withdrew his application to strike out the defamation suit filed against him by property developer Synergy Promenade Sdn Bhd over Felda land issue.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Insurance Agent fined for disrupting Motorcade Escorting Raja Permaisuri of Perak
TAPAH, Oct 31 (Bernama) - An insurance agent was fined RM5,000, in default five months' jail, by the Magistrate's Court here today for obstructing the police in discharging their public function in a motorcade escorting the Raja Permaisuri of Perak Tuanku Zara Salim last Thursda ...
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Businessman who bought RM900 Worth of Petai with Counterfeit Notes jailed, fined
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 31 (Bernama) - A businessman who paid RM900 for 18 bunches of petai (bitter beans) using nine pieces of counterfeit RM100 note was sentenced to a month's jail and fined RM5,000, in default a month's jail, by the Sessions Court here today.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Father of Three jailed 50 Years, Four Strokes of the Cane for Sexual Assault on Children
MELAKA, Oct 31 (Bernama) - A father of three was sentenced to a total of 50 years' jail and four strokes of the cane by the Sessions Court here today on six charges of committing physical and non-physical assault on two teenage boys. Judge Elesabet Paya Wan handed down the sente ...
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Najib's Appeal against Dismissal of Gag Order set for Case Management on January 8
PUTRAJAYA, Oct 31 (Bernama) - The Court of Appeal has set Jan 8 next year for case management of an appeal by former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak against a High Court's dismissal of his application for a gag order to prohibit the media from publishing statements on ...
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Ministry awaits Sabah Education Departments report over Student's Lawsuit against Teacher
SHAH ALAM, Oct 31 (Bernama) - The Education Ministry (KPM) is still waiting for a detailed report from the Sabah State Education Department (NRD) regarding a lawsuit filed by a former student in Kota Belud against her teacher for allegedly not coming in to teach for seven months ...
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Mohd Zulhilmi Bin Othman v Ranhill Capital Sdn Bhd
Date: 23 Oct 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2667 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Anthony Stiven Sandanasamy v Hannover Rueck Se Malaysian Branch
Date: 25 Oct 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2712 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Wong Choon Moey v Euro-Atlantic Sdn Bhd (Malay)
Date: 24 Oct 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2690 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
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