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Malaysian Set To Become Grand Slam Explorer

PUTRAJAYA -- Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today launched an expedition to the South Pole that will see national extreme sports icon Muhammad Muqharabbin Mokhtaruddin attempt to achieve the internationally acclaimed Grand Slam explorer status.

President Jokowi Invited To Celebrate Indonesia-Japan 60th Anniversary Celebration

JAKARTA -- Indonesia's President Joko Widodo has been invited by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to celebrate the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries which will fall in 2018, reports Indonesia's Antara news agency.

Pernama Partners With BCA Digital To Expand Business

KUALA LUMPUR -- Perbadanan Perwira Niaga Malaysia (Pernama) has signed a memorandum of understanding with BCA Digital Sdn Bhd to expand its business activities by providing the best retail services to members of Malaysian Armed Forces and ex-servicemen.

Water Supply Disruption In Sepang, Kuala Langat - Syabas

KUALA LUMPUR -- Several areas in the Sepang and Kuala Langat districts will experience a two-day water supply disruption from 8 pm on Nov 28 (Tuesday) to 5pm the next day. Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas), in a statement today,  said the water supply disruption would be due to was to facilitate replacement work of the equipment for water distribution system at the Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) pond.

Not All Drones Require DCA Approval, Saya DG

PUTRAJAYA -- Drone operators can heave a sigh of relief. The Department of Civil Aviation says not all operators of drones or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) are required to obtain approval from the department. DCA director-general Datuk Seri Azharuddin Abd Rahman said any person in charge of a small unmanned aircraft with a mass of not more than 20 kg might fly the aircraft without an approval from the DCA as long as "he is satisfied that the flight can safely be made".