KUALA LUMPUR, July 23 (Bernama) -- Malaysia will host a three-day International Construction Law Conference beginning Sept 8 at Grand Hyatt Hotel here, in September. Themed 'Constructing a Better World', the annual conference, organised by the Society of Construction Law (SCL) Malaysia, would focus on the importance of construction projects in achieving developments and economic growth globally. SCL Malaysia Deputy President Lam Wai Loon said the 5th edition of the conference would bring inspiring speakers including Chief Justice of Malaysia Tun Ariffin Zakaria and Peter Coulson, Presiding Judge of the North Eastern Circuit, Royal Courts of J
Monday, 21 July 2014 - Eight directors as well as three gold-trading companies were convicted at Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court today for committing 76 counts of offences under the Companies Act 1965. They were from Genneva Sdn Bhd, Genneva Malaysia Sdn Bhd and Samudra-GV Sdn Bhd which had a common registered address at Suite D23, 2nd Floor, Plaza Pekeliling, No.2, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala L
The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) took enforcement action today against seven individuals at the Kuala Lumpur High Court for the manipulation of DVM Technology Bhd (DVM) shares. In the action taken, the SC alleges that the defendants had, over a one week period from 14 March 2006 to 21 March 2006, actively transacted in DVM shares among themselves, causing the price of the shares to art
GEORGE TOWN: A Casanova who admitted cheating a senior citizen of RM60,000 worth of jewellery has been ordered by a magistrate’s court here to be jailed five years and whipped once. Magistrate Sri Pracha Nanthini Balabedha ordered computer technician K. K. Prabaharan (pic), 45, to serve his jail sentence from the date of his arrest on Jan 2. Prabaharan had earlier pleaded guilty to dece
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The Royal malaysian Customs has released a GST Guide on Transitional Rules.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd has introduced a set of best practices to enable independent advisers to discharge their duties and to improve the quality and practicality of the advice when preparing advisory letters for investors.
KUANTAN: A woman, who gained notoriety after she was filmed hammering an elderly man's vehicle with a steering lock, was fined RM5,000 or in default three months' jail.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 22 (Bernama) -- Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is likely to maintain the current overnight policy rate (OPR) for the rest of the year, says the Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER).
KUALA LUMPUR, July 21 (Bernama) -- Malaysian exporters are advised to keep an eye on the new halal guideline in Canada, said Malaysia External Trade Development Corp (Matrade).
PUTRAJAYA, July 21 (Bernama) -- Former national junior athlete Nor Azleen Mohammad Mustafa has won her medical negligence suit in the Court of Appeal here Monday over a spinal surgery she underwent in 2005.
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Monday, 21 July 2014 - Eight directors as well as three gold-trading companies were convicted at Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court today for committing 76 counts of offences under the Companies Act 1965. They were from Genneva Sdn Bhd, Genneva Malaysia Sdn Bhd and Samudra-GV Sdn Bhd which had a common registered address at Suite D23, 2nd Floor, Plaza Pek
KUALA LUMPUR: The conditional Block Exemption Order (BEO) granted by Malaysia Competition Commission (MyCC) for liner shipping agreements last December took effect yesterday and will be in force for three years. The BEO shall continue in force for three years from its gazetted date or until the same is cancelled by the MyCC. A review of the BEO wil
PUTRAJAYA, July 4 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on Friday announced four high impact programmes (HIPs) under the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Masterplan to accelerate the annual growth of SMEs from 6.3 per cent to 9.3 per cent. Najib, who is also Finance Minister, said the four HIPs -- creating a single window to integ
GEORGE TOWN: A Casanova who admitted cheating a senior citizen of RM60,000 worth of jewellery has been ordered by a magistrate’s court here to be jailed five years and whipped once. Magistrate Sri Pracha Nanthini Balabedha ordered computer technician K. K. Prabaharan (pic), 45, to serve his jail sentence from the date of his arrest on Jan 2.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara has been ordered by the High Court to file its defence in a suit brought by 1,065 gold investors against it and Genneva Malaysia Sdn Bhd for breach of contract. Deputy Registrar Norfauzani Mohd Nordin ordered Bank Negara to file its statement of defence by July 23. Norfauzani fixed the date after meeting counsel James Josh
KUALA LUMPUR, June 27 (Bernama) -- Local designers and entrepreneurs now have the opportunity to list their intellectual property rights for business purposes at the international level. Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Minister Datuk Seri Hasan Malek said this can be done through the IPR Marketplace portal which is a new initiative und
KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 (Bernama) -- The government will issue a new guideline on relief for the property industry under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) after taking into consideration requests from the Real Estate and Housing Developers Association (Rehda) and the public. The Deputy Director of the Royal Malaysian Customs Department from the GST Di
KUALA LUMPUR, July 1 (Bernama) -- Industry players have been urged to equip themselves with the knowledge and capability to comply with the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on April 1, 2015.
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