Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Asean Law Alert

Asean Law Alert




Asean Law Alert by Asean LIP

12 Feb 2018
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENEWS
Government approves Loans of RM107 Million to 588 Chinese SMEs
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 9 (Bernama) - The government has approved loans of RM107 million through Koperasi Jayadiri Malaysia Bhd (Kojadi) to 588 Chinese Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country since 2016, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department, Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Si ...
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENEWS
Policymakers Need to remain Agile in approach to Policies: BNM
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 9 (Bernama) - Policymakers need to remain agile in their approach to policies and not be too rigid in their own ways in neglecting changes in the environment, said Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM).
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENEWS
Concept Paper on Cryptocurrency to be finalized this Month - BNM Governor
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 10 (Bernama) - A concept paper on cryptocurrency will be finalised this month and made available for the public to decide on the future of this form of currency, said Bank Negara Malaysia Governor, Tan Sri Muhammad Ibrahim.
MALAYSIAGENERALNEWS
Cabinet agrees with Proposed Structure of National Cost of Living Action Council
LARUT, Feb 10 (Bernama) - The Cabinet has agreed with the proposed structure of the National Cost of Living Action Council submitted by the Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry.
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWNEWS
No Special Leave for Government Doctors, Nurses to serve Abroad - Hilmi
KANGAR, Feb 11 (Bernama) - Government doctors or nurses should resign if they intend to serve overseas as no special leave is allocated to them for this purpose, says Health Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya.
MALAYSIACORPORATE & COMMERCIALNEWS
'Notification of Change in The Register Of Directors, Managers, And Secretaries' under Section 58 Of The Companies Act 2016 Through Mycoid2016 Portal
The Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) today announced the implementation of the lodgement of the 'Notification of Change Particulars of Officers' ("CPO") under section 58 of the Companies Act 2016 through the MyCoID2016 Portal.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
28 Years, 18 Whippings for Rape, Sodomy
TEMERLOH, Feb 9 (Bernama) - A part-time worker at an ecotourism centre was sentenced to 28 years in jail and 18 strokes of the cane after pleading guilty to raping and sodomising a teenager, last December.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Man jailed, fined RM2,000 for Theft of Shirts worth RM142
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 9 ( Bernama) - An unemployed man was sentenced to seven days' jail and fined RM2,000, in default three months' jail, by the Magistrate's Court here today for stealing seven shirts worth RM142 from a supermarket here.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Lorry Attendant sentenced to death for Drug Trafficking
IPOH, Feb 9 (Bernama) - A lorry attendant was sentenced to death by hanging by the High Court here today after he was found guilty of trafficking in drugs two years ago.
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWJUDGMENTS
Multimedia Development Corporation Sdn Bhd v Clarence Augustine Tee Teck Huo
Date: 23 Jan 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-02(A)-1880-10/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIACORPORATE & COMMERCIALJUDGMENTS
Tan Ah Moai and 2 Others v Li Chee Loong
Date: 19 Jan 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. J-02(NCVC)(W)-2010-11/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWJUDGMENTS
Pendakwa Raya v Kamran Ilyas Bin Muhammad Ilyas (Malay)
Date: 22 Jan 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. B-05(LB)-307-11/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWJUDGMENTS
Kalaiselvan A/L Somasundaram v Silterra Malaysia Sdn Bhd
Date: 13 Dec 2017; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1781 of 2017; Source: Industrial Court
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWJUDGMENTS
Surendran A/L K Ayappan v Public Prosecutor
Date: 11 Dec 2017; Court: High Court of Malaya; Citation: Criminal Appeal No. 42S-23-10/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIACORPORATE & COMMERCIALJUDGMENTS
Persatuan Peniaga Kecil Dalam Pasar Pasir Puteh Kelantan (Pembekal) v Majlis Daerah Pasir Puteh (Malay)
Date: 30 Nov 2017; Court: High Court of Malaya; Citation: Guaman Sivil No. DA-21NCVC-2-02/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry
MALAYSIABANKING & FINANCENOTICES
Principles for a Fair and Effective Financial Market for the Malaysian Financial Market
The Principles provides a broad guidance such that it can be universally internalised and applied by all market participants in the form of their own Internal Codes of Conduct, Guidelines, Organisational and Governance Structures, as well as in their Financial Market activities.
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