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Shortage of social workers among challenges in addressing social problems - Wan Azizah

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9 -- Shortage of social workers is one of the factors attributing to inefficient management of efforts to address social problems in the country, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.

Government suggested to introduce petrol discount card

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9  --  The Government is urged to review the Petrol Subsidy Programme (PSP), by taking into account more alternative mechanisms such as creating a special petrol discount card.

Retain forest cover at critical wildlife routes - Christina

KOTA KINABALU, Oct 9 -- Areas that are not protected but critical for the movement of wildlife in the fragmented Lower Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary must be retained under forest cover.

Two flood evacuation centres opened in Baling

ALOR SETAR, Oct 9 --  A total of 145 people from 49 families were evacuated to two temporary relief centers in Baling after their homes were flooded last night.

New incentives needed to encourage development of digital economy

An exclusive report by Mohd Faizal Hassan

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9 -- Telecommunications industry players believe that there is a need for new incentives to promote the digital economy in the Budget 2020 presentation this Friday.

Stern action against elephant killers - Sabah CM

KOTA KINABALU, Oct 9  — Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal wants stern action taken against individuals or groups proven to have killed elephants in the state.

He said this would serve as a warning to the public to not take their own action against elephants entering their area and destroying crops.

Free breakfast programme, corruption, MyKad sale, among issues to be discussed in Parliament today

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 9 --  The mechanism for the Free Breakfast Program (PSP) for all primary school children planned to begin next year, is one of the main focus of the Dewan Rakyat meeting on Wednesday.