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Sabah to expand marine protected areas to 13 per cent by 2025

KOTA KINABALU, Oct 17 -- Sabah Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Environment is planning to expand to 13 per cent the state’s Marine Protected Area (MPAs), equivalent to 2.031 million hectares by 2025.

Bankruptcy, museum of nature and flying car among focus of Dewan Rakyat Thursday

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 17 -- The government's strategy of assisting the bankrupts as well as the latest status of the plan to build the country's first Museum of Nature are expected to capture the attention of lawmakers at the Dewan Rakyat today.

Number of Sungai Siput flood victims up last night

IPOH, Oct 17 -- The number of flash flood victims in Sungai Siput continue to record an increase, namely, to 207 people from 66 families as of tonight at 11 pm compared to 200 victims from 61 families yesterday evening.

Police arrest two over robbery in JB yesterday

JOHOR BAHRU, Oct 16  -- Two local men have been arrested on suspicion of being involved in a robbery at Jalan Wong Ah Fook this evening.

Drug prevention campaign to be held early next year

PUTRAJAYA, Oct 16 -- The Cabinet Committee on the Eradication of Drugs (JKMD) meeting has agreed to launch a drug prevention campaign early next year (2020).

Engineer loses RM24,300 to Macau Scam syndicate

GEORGE TOWN, Oct 16 -- An engineer at a factory in Bayan Lepas, near here suffered losses amounting to RM24,300 after he was duped by the Macau Scam syndicate claiming the victim was involved in money laundering and drugs yesterday.