Thursday, 11 January 2018

Asean Law Alert

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Asean Law Alert by Asean LIP

10 Jan 2018
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENEWS
SC issues Cease and Desist Order to CopyCash Foundation
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9 (Bernama) - The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) has directed CopyCash Foundation to immediately cease and desist all its proposed activities, including a purported plan to launch an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) in the country on Jan 10, 2018. In a statemen ...
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWNEWS
Incorrect to claim 50,000 Workers will be retrenched - MITI
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9 (Bernama) - The claims by some quarters that 50,000 workers would be retrenched this year primarily due to the rising cost of doing business is incorrect, said the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI).
MALAYSIACORPORATE & COMMERCIALNEWS
Public Trust Corporation Act 1995 must be amended - Azalina
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 8 (Bernama) - The Public Trust Corporation Act 1995 (Act 532) should be reviewed and improved to further strengthen the inheritance planning industry in the country, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Grass Cutter gets Seven Years' Jail, Caning for assaulting Mother
KUANTAN, Jan 9 (Bernama) - I want to see my mother before I serve my sentence; I want to apologise to her," pleaded a grass cutter after he was sentenced to seven years' jail and three strokes of the cane by the Sessions Court, here, today for injuring his mother by assaulting h ...
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWNEWS
3 Individuals fined For employing Illegal Foreign Workers
KUALA TERENGGANU, Jan 9 (Bernama) - Three individuals pleaded guilty in the Sessions Court here today to employing illegal foreign workers.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
RM1,500 Fine for offering Sex to Policeman
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9 (Bernama) - A 31-year-old woman was imposed a fine of RM1,500 in default two months in prison by the Magistrate's Court here today for prostituting herself to a policeman.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Court of Appeal overturns Conviction of Property Agent for Drug Trafficking
PUTRAJAYA, Jan 9 (Bernama) - A property agent escaped the gallows after the Court of Appeal today allowed his appeal to set aside his conviction and death sentence for trafficking drugs.
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWNEWS
First Batch of Employers to receive Maids via SMO this Week - Mustafar
PUTRAJAYA, Jan 9 (Bernama) - The first batch of 36 employers would receive their foreign maids via the Online Maid System (SMO) this week, said Immigration Department director-general Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Seven Years' Jail, Whipping for robbing and hurting Woman
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9 (Bernama) - A former dispatch rider was sentenced to seven years' jail and three strokes of the cane by the Ampang Sessions Court today for voluntarily causing hurt to a female parking supervisor of Zoo Negara while robbing her of a mobile phone in September ...
MALAYSIADISPUTE RESOLUTIONNEWS
G25 obtains Leave to challenge Book Ban
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9 (Bernama) - G25 (Group of 25) has successfully obtained leave for judicial review of the ban on a book titled 'Breaking The Silence: Voices Of Moderation - Islam In A Constitutional Democracy'.
MALAYSIAGENERALNEWS
NUTP outlines Code of Ethics for Parents and Guardians
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9 (Bernama) - The National Union of the Teaching Profession (NUTP) has outlined a code of ethics for parents/guardians containing 23 elements in dealing with education institutions such as schools, vocational colleges, matriculation centres and Institutes of Te ...
MALAYSIAGENERALLEGISLATION
Period of Application for Planting Grant and Replanting Grant
By this Regulation, the Board appoints 1 October 2017 to 31 March 2018 as the period of application for a planting grant and replanting grant for the year 2018.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWLEGISLATION
Date of Coming into Operation of Prevention of Crime (Amendment) Act 2017
The Minister appoints 15 December 2017 as the date on which the Act comes into operation.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWLEGISLATION
Prevention of Crime (Amendment of Second Schedule) Order 2017
This Order comes into operation on 15 December 2017.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWLEGISLATION
Prevention of Crime (Amendment of Third Schedule) Order 2017
This Order comes into operation on 15 December 2017.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWLEGISLATION
Prevention of Crime (Identity Card) Regulations 2017
These Regulations come into operation on 15 December 2017.
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Malaysia-Talk : 'Admiralty Jurisdiction - The Peculiarities & the Charm'

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Malaysia-Talk : 'Admiralty Jurisdiction - The Peculiarities & the Charm'

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Family Field Guide: 6 Weird Ideas for Your Kids

Family Field Guide: 6 Weird Ideas for Your Kids



Excite children about the world around them with weird-but-true facts, bizarre videos, and kooky recipes. Read on to find out how weirdness can truly inspire children. | 
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National Geographic Kids
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It's a weird world out there.
And that's a good thing! Weirdness can excite kids about the world—and help them understand it. So introduce them to all the world's wackiness with these ideas from Nat Geo Kids.
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NEW ANIMAL #1
READ WEIRD STUFF
What's so weird about Earth? Plenty! Share these weird-but-true facts about our planet with your kids. (For instance, you'll be surprised to learn which two cities don't stay in the same spot.) Don't miss more wacky facts about mammals, astronomy, and food.
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Have everyone in the family complete this Funny Fill-in—then take a vote on whose finished story is the weirdest!
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NEW ANIMAL #2
WATCH WEIRD STUFF
Show your kids these short videos to find out which animal can't jump, which critter is the sleepiest, and more. Are the shorts too, well, short? Check out live-action episodes of the Weird But True! TV show.
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Love Weird But True! hosts Charlie and Kirby? Get more out-there facts from the brother-and-sister team in their Nature Boom Time series.
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MAKE WEIRD STUFF
Who said Kool-Aid and pickles don't go together? Learn how to make your own Koolickles, watermelon drums, and other weird stuff from the book Weird But True! Ripped From the Headlines.
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What's weird, gross, and good for our planet? Compost! Make your own compost bin at home, adapted from the book This Book Stinks!
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MORE TO EXPLORE
Explore our weird world! Weird But True! 9 is full of 300 surprising and amazing facts.
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Kay Boatner is a senior editor and digital producer at Nat Geo Kids. A weird-but-true fact about her is that she has run in three marathons—and wore a tutu for each one.
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