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50th Anniversary Malaysia in IMO

50th Anniversary Malaysia in IMO

The Honorable Minister of Transport Dato Seri Ir. Wee Kah Siong, accompanied by the Chairman of MASA in a ceremony to commemorate Malaysia’s 50th Anniversary as an IMO member. The event took place at the High Commision of Malaysia in London. In the picture from the...

MACC task force to probe failed ‘uCustoms’ fiasco

MACC task force to probe failed ‘uCustoms’ fiasco

PUTRAJAYA: The anti-graft agency has assigned its number two in command to lead a task force to investigate the Customs Department’s failed project fiasco. The team is to start work immediately to probe the millions of ringgit that have been paid by the department for...

Regulatory uncertainties clogging up economic arteries

Regulatory uncertainties clogging up economic arteries

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 9): Malaysia's logistics performance has been declining, according to the World Bank, and this has more to do with the country’s inability to update the regulatory environment in the sector to international best practices. According to the World...

RM273mil down the drain with failed uCustoms system

RM273mil down the drain with failed uCustoms system

PETALING JAYA: After eight years, an ambitious RM397.43 million computerised Customs information system scheduled for completion in 2015 has yet to get going, although RM272.99 million has been paid out to suppliers and project managers. The “uCustoms” system was one...