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Asean Law Alert by Asean LIP
 15 Nov 2018
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENEWS
Time for BNM to reimpose Financing Quota - HBA
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 13 (Bernama) - It is time for Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to reimpose financing quota that the banks need to adhere to in order to assist first-time home buyers, said the National House Buyers Association (HBA).
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
UM bags 13th LAWASIA International Moot Competition
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 13 (Bernama) - A group of University of Malaya (UM) Bachelor of Law (LLB) students emerged as International Champion at the 13th LAWASIA International Moot Competition held early this month.
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Sarawak Rep fined for Contempt of State Assembly
KUCHING, Nov 14 (Bernama) - The Sarawak Legislative Assembly today imposed the maximum fine of RM2,000 on DAP assemblyman Violet Yong for incurring the contempt of the House.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
IPTA Student gets Jail, Whipping for raping Underage Girlfriend
SEPANG, Nov 14 (Bernama) - The Sessions Court here today sentenced a student of a public institution of higher learning (IPTA) in Selangor to seven years' jail and three strokes of the cane for raping his underage girlfriend until she became pregnant and gave birth to a baby ear ...
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Former KKLW Sec-Gen gets jail, fined RM3 Million for aiding Son in taking Bribes
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 14 (Bernama) - Former secretary-general of Rural and Regional Development Ministry (KKLW) Datuk Mohd Arif Ab Rahman was sentenced to three years' jail and fined RM3 million by the Sessions Court here today for abetting his son to take SGD$200,000 (RM627,636) in ...
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCNEWS
Smoking Ban at all Eateries stays - Dr Dzulkefly
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 14 (Bernama) - The government will not compromise with the smoking ban in all restaurants, food outlets and hawker stalls as it involves public interest, says Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad. He said the government's directive to ban smoking at al ...
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENEWS
Ministers' Pay Cut to remain in Force - Guan Eng
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 14 (Bernama) - The 10 per cent salary cut for all Cabinet ministers will remain in force, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said today.
MALAYSIAARBITRATION & ADRJUDGMENTS
Tan Sri Dato' Seri Vincent Tan Chee Yioun and Another v Jan De Nul (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd and Another, and Another Appeal
Arbitration - Application of the Arbitration Act 2005 - Whether section 42 of the Arbitration Act 2005 automatically applies to an arbitration governed by the laws of Malaysia notwithstanding that one or more parties to the arbitration may be foreign
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWJUDGMENTS
Joseph Ifeanyi Oba v Pendakwa Raya (Malay)
Date: 24 Sep 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 309; Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWJUDGMENTS
Ng Kian Seng v Pendakwa Raya (Malay)
Date: 01 Oct 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 310; Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Abdul Halim Bin Mohamed Shariff v Teleflex Medical Sdn Bhd
Date: 29 Oct 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2749 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
K Indhira Raja A/L Kalandasamy v Khas Cergas Sdn Bhd
Date: 30 Oct 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2761 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Mulikin Bin Lamsah v Merit Technologies Sdn Bhd
Date: 29 Oct 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2727 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIAGENERAL & MISCLEGISLATION
Solid Waste and Public Cleansing Management (Scheme for Construction Solid Waste) Regulations 2018
These Regulations come into operation on 1 November 2018.
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAWJUDGMENTS
Moiden Bin Hanifa v Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad (Malay)
Date: 23 Oct 2018; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 2670 of 2018; Source: Industrial Court
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