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QUEBEC, April 7 /PRNewswire/ - Several long-range surveillance ARGC-2400 cameras from Obzerv Technologies have been installed in Malaysia to improve the Malaysia Maritime Enforcement Agency's (MMEA) capacity for the maritime security in the straits and Malaysian territorial waters. From economic and strategic perspectives, the Strait of Malacca is one of the most important shipping lanes in the world.
MUAR: It is not just Penan girls in Sarawak who are allegedly being abused by foreign workers. It happens in Johor, too.
PUTRAJAYA: Only 10 of the 3,095 petrol stations in the country have run out of supply, Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister Datuk Shahrir Abdul Samad said yesterday. Of the number, four are in Kelantan, two each in Kuala Lumpur and Pahang, and one each in Selangor and Johor.
MALACCA: It's time to shop - not till you drop but until you grab one of the 18 prizes worth a total of RM13,000 at Mahkota Parade.
KLUANG: A Singaporean pilot was forced to make an emergency landing at an oil palm estate after the aircraft he was in flew into bad weather.
SHAH ALAM: Stiffer penalties for water polluters is a must if the country is to have enough clean water said a major water industry group. This is because water companies are finding it more problematic to harvest water as more rivers are being polluted by unscrupulous factories.
By Salleh Buang BEING a visiting professor at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia also gives me an opportunity to observe what is happening in Johor Baru.
MALAYSIA Airlines (MAS) has formed an alliance with Majlis Amanah Rakyat (Mara) to provide financial assistance to aspiring pilots.
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