Women must play critical role in enhancing digital economy
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Women must play critical role in enhancing digital economy

Digital Minister Gobind Singh Deo urged women to play a critical role in enhancing the digital economy in conjunction with International Women’s Day celebration. “In the digital technology realm, women’s participation is critical for our progress in the digital economy. “As women are often marginalised, they must be empowered in order for them to contribute…

Increase in fish landings leads to LKIM increasing its goal
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Increase in fish landings leads to LKIM increasing its goal

There is an increase in fish landings nationwide of 1.89 million metric tonnes last year, compared with 1.75 million metric tonnes reported in 2022. In view of that, Fisheries Development Authority of Malaysia (LKIM) chairman Muhammad Faiz Fadzil said that the agency aims to increase the number this year, to achieve the goals set by…

Rashid Ansari’s move to support Selangor Menteri Besar hailed
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Rashid Ansari’s move to support Selangor Menteri Besar hailed

A Bersatu federal lawmaker who is among the six who supports Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim at the federal level has hailed Selat Kelang assemblyman Datuk Abdul Rashid Ansari’s move. “The support from the Selat Klang assemblyman (Datuk Abdul Rashid Asari) towards the Selangor Menteri Besar (Datuk Seri Amiruddin Shari (PH-Gombak) (shows) Bersatu’s amended…

Anwar: Containing China isn’t the way forward
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Anwar: Containing China isn’t the way forward

Containing China’s rise in view of growing competition with the US is not the way forward, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. “In their eyes, the adverse reactions to China’s rise – militarily, economically and technologically – represent nothing less than an attempt to deny their legitimate place in history. “The obstacles being placed…

China appreciates Anwar’s stance against China-phobia
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China appreciates Anwar’s stance against China-phobia

China appreciates the stance taken by Prime Minsiter Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim in view of the China-phobia among US and its allies. Minister at the Chinese Embassy in Malaysia Zheng Xuefang said Anwar’s remarks reflected the wish of developing world in pursuing independence and development. “We note with appreciation the remarks by Prime Minister Anwar…

Negotiations to continue – Hamas
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Negotiations to continue – Hamas

Hamas will continue negotiating through mediators until they reach a ceasefire agreement with the Israelis. “We are showing the required flexibility in order to reach a comprehensive cessation of aggression against our people, but the occupation is still evading the entitlements of this agreement,” the group said in a statement, Reuters reported. Negotiators from Hamas,…

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Govt will review police salary scheme, alongside civil service

The government would review salary scheme for the police, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Seri Dr Shamsul Anuar Nasarah along with salary structure of the civil service. He admitted that the salary and allowances given to police personnel are still low and insufficient, especially for those in urban cities. “The government alongside the ministry are…