PUTRAJAYA: Employers looking to directly hiring foreign maids will need only pay RM1,635 instead of RM18,000 to agents, beginning next year.
KUALA LUMPUR: The government will not bail out property developers, particularly those building high-end projects, who failed to sell their units and faced financial difficulties, said Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani.
KUALA SELANGOR: An argument over money is believed to have driven a 38-year-old man to set a home in Jalan Tepi Laut, Tanjung Sepat on fire which killed Chia Tee Nang, 73; his wife, Lim Mai Shak, 68; and their two grandchildren Wednesday morning.
IPOH: A housewife was sentenced to six months prison and RM15,000 fine by the Magistrate’s Court here today after being found guilty of three accounts of insulting Prophet Muhammad in May last year.
KUALA SELANGOR: Police believe they have cracked the case involving the murder of a family of four in Tanjung Sepat, with the arrest of a man this morning.