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Judicial Clerkship stint for University Malaya Law Students

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 (Bernama) - The Malaysian Judiciary will offer a special judicial clerkship programme for University of Malaya (UM) Law Faculty students starting this April.

KBGUM Undergraduates to attend Sessions conducted by Legal Aid Department - Azalina

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 2 (Bernama) - Undergraduates at University of Malaya's (UM) law faculty will be allowed to attend and observe legal aid sessions conducted by the Legal Aid Department at its offices throughout the country.

i-Kad to be Gazetted as Valid Identification for Foreign Students - Mustafar

PUTRAJAYA, July 17 (Bernama) - The Immigration Department is in the process of gazetting the 'i-Kad' as a valid identification for foreign students studying at higher learning institutions registered with the Ministry of Higher Education.

Gap Year Programme: Response from Public University Students encouraging

BESUT, June 18 (Bernama) - The Gap Year programme to be introduced in September has received encouraging response from public university students, said Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh.

Malaysian Bar Constitutional Law Committee

Calling on All Lawyers and Pupils in Chambers: Be a Part of the Constitutional Law Committee! (17 June 2017). Circular No. 106/2017; 29 May 2017

MyIPO allocates RM500,000 for Students to register Intellectual Properties - Hamzah

LARUT, April 29 (Bernama) -- The Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) has allocated some RM500,000 for school and university students in the country to register their intellectual properties (IP) this year, said Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Minister Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainudin.

New Candidates for MIA Qualifying Examination (QE) to register by 30 April 2017

In view of the changes that would take place in the accountancy profession based on the recommendations from the Committee to Strengthen the Accountancy Profession (CSAP), the MIA Council at its meeting dated 15 December 2016 had decided that the registration for the new MIA QE candidates must be done by 30 April 2017.

UUM Students embark on Charity Work in Samut Prakan, Thailand

SAMUT PRAKAN, April 16 (Bernama) - A total of 40 long distance learning programme students from Universiti Utara Malaysia Kuala Lumpur campus have embarked on a charity programme at a Muslim village in Phra Pradaeng, about 11 kilometres from Bangkok.

UiTM Student wins ASEAN Oratory Competition

TANJUNG MALIM, March 26 (Bernama) - A student from Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) Shah Alam was crowned champion of the ASEAN Oratory Competition for the Aminuddin Baki Trophy, organised by Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI).

KLRCA, UM ink MoU to offer Internships for UM Law Students

KUALA LUMPUR, March 18 (Bernama) - The Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA) inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the University of Malaya (UM) today to offer internship placements for UM students at the KLRCA.

Online Application to Public Universities for 2017/2018 Academic Session extended to April 5

GEORGE TOWN, March 4 (Bernama) - The online application for entry into public universities for 2017 is being extended until April 5, said Higher Education Ministry deputy secretary-general (Development), Datuk Nik Ali Mat Yunus.

Saudi Arabia to triple Scholarships for Malaysian Students Next Year

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27 (Bernama) - The Saudi Arabian government will increase the number of scholarships for Malaysian students to study in the Kingdom next year.

200,000 apply to enter IPTA every Year

JITRA, Feb 27 (Bernama) - There are about 200,000 applications for entry into public institutions of higher learning (IPTA) yearly while only 47,000 places are available at the 20 universities nationwide.

No New Sponsorship Offers for Studies in Egypt

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 17 (Bernama) - The Higher Education Ministry is not giving new scholarships for local students intending to further their studies in Egypt as the situation in that country is still not completely stable, said Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh.

UTP celebrates Victory in Debate Competition

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 17 (Bernama) - Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) Malay Junior team emerged as champion in the 20th Intervarsity ASTAR Open Debate competition defeating the International Islamic Universiti Malaysia's team.

USIM allows PTPTN Students to defer Fee Payment

NILAI, Feb 10 (Bernama) - Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) will give due consideration to students under the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) sponsorship to defer their fee payment.

LEAP Programme helps Indian Community Venture into Business

IPOH, Feb 5 (Bernama) - The Lead Entrepreneurship Aspiration Programme (LEAP) organised by the Malaysian Associated Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MAICCI) has helped the Indian community to venture into business.

USM, Nagoya City Board of Education sign MoU on Education

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 24 (Bernama) - Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) and Nagoya City Board of Education today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation in the education field.

TAR University College's New Pahang Campus to begin Student intake by May

KUANTAN, Jan 12 (Bernama) - The new campus of Tunku Abdul Rahman (TAR) University College in Indera Mahkota here is expected to begin its first intake of students at the end of May.

MFPC Programme to provide Grads Opportunities to learn Financial Planning Process

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 10 (Bernama) - The Malaysian Financial Planning Council's (MFPC) Financial Planning Internship Programme will provide opportunities for graduates to learn the financial planning process, office administration and interaction with clients in the capital market.

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Video-recordings of Suspects' Statements to start in Phases

The interviews of those accused of specified rape offences will be the first to be introduced to the video-recording of statements from suspects.

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BNM to launch VBI Scorecard in October

KUALA LUMPUR, March 20 (Bernama) - Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is expected to launch the Value-Based Intermediation (VBI) scorecard in October this year, in conjunction with the Global Islamic Finance Forum.

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SC suspends Work in Courts Monday Afternoon due to Transport Strike

MANILA, Mar 19 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) announced a suspension of work in all courts effective 2 p.m. Monday due to the nationwide transport strike staged by the Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operator Nationwide (PISTON).

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MyIPO works with Education Ministry to ensure Intellectual Property Rights of Schools protected

TUARAN, March 18 (Bernama) - The Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) is always working with the Education Ministry to ensure that the Intellectual Property (IP) rights of schools are protected.

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25 Lawsuits filed against Consumer Rights Violators

BANGKOK, Mar 17 (NNT) - The Consumer Protection Committee has decided to file lawsuits against service providers and real estate companies that are violating consumer rights.

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ASEAN-Australia Partnership mutually beneficial: President

Sydney, Mar 18 (ANTARA News) - President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has said that the partnership between ASEAN and Australia, including in the trade field, is mutually beneficial.

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Bar Council urges Government to set up RCI on Wang Kelian

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 17 (Bernama) - The Malaysian Bar Council today called on the government to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) to investigate the existence of human trafficking camps and graves in the hilly area of Wang Kelian in Perlis, three years ago.

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Thailand PM travels to Australia for ASEAN-Australia Summit

BANGKOK, Mar 16 (NNT) - Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha today traveled to Australia to attend the ASEAN-Australia Summit, promoting ties between the regional bloc and the Australian nation.

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Sabah Syariah Court Complex to be a State Landmark - CM

KOTA KINABALU, Mar 16 (Bernama) - The Sabah Syariah Court Complex once completed would be a state landmark, said Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman.

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Ministries promote Workplace Safety for workers

UDON THANI, Mar 15 (NNT) - The Office of the Occupational Safety and Health Division (OSH) in Udon Thani has set up a network of ministries to promote workplace safety among Thai and migrant workers.

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Andanar: Government continues to uphold Transparency, Free Speech

MANILA, Mar 15 (PNA) - The government remains committed to the policy of transparency and opposed to state-sponsored censorship.

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BNM, SC establish Brokerage Industry DigitiZation Group

KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 (Bernama) - Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) today established the Brokerage Industry Digitisation Group (BRIDGe), a joint working group between the regulators and industry to accelerate digitisation of the stockbroking industry.

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