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Kedah customs seize smuggled cigarettes worth RM4 million

ALOR SETAR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- The Royal Malaysian Customs Department in Kedah has seized 4.7 million sticks of white cigarettes worth about RM4 million including taxes after stopping three lorries at the North-South Expressway’s Sungai Buluh Rest and Service Area (Southbound) parking lot, on Saturday.

 

Large enterprises have training budgets

While more than two-thirds of the large enterprises which reported that they provide training, less than a third of the micro enterprises do so.

 

Many young workers over educated for their current jobs - Khazanah Report

They should not be considered 'choosy' if  they are doing jobs below what they are educated and trained for.

 

Youth job seekers eager for more places in public sector

KUALA LUMPUR,12 Dec (Bernama) -- Bumiputra women and job seekers in rural areas show the strongest preference to work as civil servants in the public sector which offers job security, good promotion prospects and sufficient pay which attract them, according to a report.

 

Boy drowns while fishing with baby brother

JERTEH, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- A 13-year-old boy who went out fishing with his 10-year-old brother on Sunday (Dec 9) at Sungai Besut near Jajar Dam, Kampung Gong Duek, was swept away by currents when he tried to retrieve his fishing rod which had dropped in the water.

 

Tertiary students being less choosy, more realistic - Khazanah

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) -- Tertiary students seem less choosy and perhaps more realistic with a slightly higher proportion than upper secondary students saying that they are prepared to take any job they are offered.

 

2,241 Melaka pupils receive RM150 schooling voucher each

We hope the assistance would help to lighten the burden of less fortunate parents to meet their children’s schooling requirements.