A-G to look into Legal Aspects A-G's Chambers will look into repercussions, such as compensation and payouts, says Hisham. The government and Malaysia Airlines  are studying the legal repercussions stemming from the MH370 tragedy, including possible compensation and insurance payouts to bereaved families of passengers. Acting Transport Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said the cabinet yesterday had instructed the Attorney-General's Chambers to look into the legal aspects of the tragedy. On the part of the Malaysian government, as per our cabinet meeting, we have decided that the A-G's Office (will) look at all the legal implications apart from other decis
High Court dismisses MPPP-s Appeal for Stiffer Penalty GEORGE TOWN, March 28 (Bernama) -- The High Court here on Friday dismissed the Penang Island Municipal Council's (MPPP) appeal to impose a stiffer penalty on the Bukit Relau landowner found guilty of the much publicised illegal hill clearing. High Court judge Datuk Zamani Abdul Rahim, in dismissing the appeal, said he had no intention of interfering with the lower court judge's ruling against
MyCC handles 25 Cases under Competition Act 2010 so far PETALING JAYA, March 27 -- The Malaysian Competition Commission (MyCC) is currently investigating 25 cases involving companies under the Competition Act 2010. Its Chairman Tan Sri Siti Norma Yaakob said three of the cases involve 26 ice manufacturers, Megasteel Sdn Bhd, and the Malaysia Airlines-AirAsia share swap agreement. "Most of the cases are still at the initial stage or at the stage of
ACCA launches Corporate Governance Consultation KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 (Bernama) -- The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) today launched a detailed consultation to examine whether the existing corporate governance and risk management arrangements are fit for purpose.
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The Competition Commission has imposed a Rs. 1 crore penalty on Google for failing to provide information related to an investigation into the Internet major's alleged unfair trade practices in India.
PUTRAJAYA:  The Federal Court yesterday reserved its judgment in deciding whether the court could interfere with a punishment imposed by Parliament on Puchong Member of Parliament (MP) Gobind Singh Deo for contempt of the House.
GEORGE TOWN: A 28-year-old factory worker escaped the gallows after a High Court here freed him of a drug trafficking charge.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd has reprimanded Eonmetall Group Bhd for breaching one of the Main Market’s listing requirements.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians planning to apply for visas to India will have to go in person to the India Visa Application Centre (IVAC) here from Tuesday.
GEORGE TOWN: Karpal Singh is stepping aside as DAP national chairman, pending his appeal against his recent conviction under the Sedition Act.
KAJANG, March 28 (Bernama) -- An Indonesian maid was sentenced to eight years' jail by the Sessions Court here Friday for infanticide.
PUTRAJAYA, March 28 (Bernama) -- The Attorney-General's Chambers (AGC) will host a two-day seminar from April 10 to further enhance Anti-Money laundering programmes involving all the enforcement agencies and financial institutions.
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PETALING JAYA, March 27 -- The Malaysian Competition Commission (MyCC) is currently investigating 25 cases involving companies under the Competition Act 2010. Its Chairman Tan Sri Siti Norma Yaakob said three of the cases involve 26 ice manufacturers, Megasteel Sdn Bhd, and the Malaysia Airlines-AirAsia share swap agreement. "Most of the cases are
KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 (Bernama) -- The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) today launched a detailed consultation to examine whether the existing corporate governance and risk management arrangements are fit for purpose.
PUTRAJAYA, Feb 20 (Bernama) -- The Appeal Court here today upheld the conviction and sentence of 13 years' jail and six whipping imposed on a man for committing unnatural sex with a woman, including inserting various objects into her vagina, three years ago.In a statement today, it said the concept paper outlined the proposal to support the long-te
GEORGE TOWN, March 28 (Bernama) -- The High Court here on Friday dismissed the Penang Island Municipal Council's (MPPP) appeal to impose a stiffer penalty on the Bukit Relau landowner found guilty of the much publicised illegal hill clearing. High Court judge Datuk Zamani Abdul Rahim, in dismissing the appeal, said he had no intention of interferin
In this article exclusively written for MLTIC, Mr. Indran Shanmuganathan, a partner with Shearn Delamore & Co, briefly examines the long anticipated Personal Data Protection Act 2010 that came into force on 15 November 2013.
PETALING JAYA, March 10 (Bernama) -- The Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association Malaysia (REHDA) has proposed that the goods and services tax (GST) be implemented gradually as it will have an adverse impact on the affordability of housing to the people.
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