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Govt's commitment to provide quality healthcare not empty promises - Najib


PUTRAJAYA -- The government's commitment in providing quality healthcare, which is one of the best globally for Malaysians, is not merely empty promises, said Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. The Prime Minister said this was evident when the International Medical Tourism Journal recognised Malaysia as a health and medical tourism destination for three consecutive years since 2015.

BAE Systems ready to assist Malaysian government in acquiring defence products

KL -- British defence solutions provider giant, BAE Systems Plc is ready to provide financial assistance to the Malaysian government in acquiring defence products. BAE Systems (International) Ltd South East Asia Managing Director, John Brosnan said though such  assistance may not be required in view of the country's robust economic backdrop and good predicted growth this year.

UTC\'s nationwide closed on May 9 for General Elections


KL -- Urban Transformation Centres (UTC) nationwide will be closed on May 9 due to the 14th General Elections. The Finance Ministry in a statement today said the UTC's will operate as usual on May 10.

Malaysia In Need Of Efficient Technology To Develop Biofuel: Academic

KL -- Malaysia's research and development into biofuels may have started way back in the 1980s but it has not made much headway in developing viable alternative energy sources. Biofuel researcher Prof Dr Masjuki Hassan said to date Malaysia has not succeeded in developing a technology that can be widely applied to produce biodiesel as an effective replacement for petroleum-based products.

Malaysian foundation receives US$136,000 in recognition of refugee support


KL -- A Malaysian foundation - The Dignity for Children Foundation - has been gifted the second edition of Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support (SIARA) worth US$ 136,000 (RM 520,800) for their efforts in Asia, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.