Kampar, Malaysia Newswire

Kampar, Malaysia Newswire

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  1. Universities from Taiwan, Malaysia sign agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 18 | The China Post

    Ten universities from Taiwan and Malaysia signed a total of nine cooperative agreements during the second Taiwan-Malaysia higher education forum held over the weekend, Taiwan's representative office in Malaysia said. The forum, which took place Oct. 15 in Kampar in the northern Malaysian state of Perak, drew 87 participants from 47 universities from either side, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Malaysia said in a statement.


  2. Sneak Preview: November Classes At COOKRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 5 | Phillymag.com

    And here we are again-another month gone by, another round of COOK classes to talk about. In November, they've got special nights planned with Sate Kampar, Stargazy, Mission Taqueria , plus pierogies, prosciutto from DiBruno Bros., lots of Thanksgiving events and an extra-special, all-booze edition of Foobooz Open Stove which will pit two teams of bartenders against each other in a battle for alcoholic supremacy.


  3. Couple's wheels of romanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 3 | The Star Online

    Totally in love: Sheng Lian and Pui Wah in the trishaw at the bridegroom's house in Kampung Baru Malim Nawar near Kampar. IPOH: Reminiscent of the olden days, a 30-year-old cook Chai Sheng Lian cycled 1km in a trishaw in Kampung Baru Malim Nawar near Kampar to fetch his bride, Chai Pui Wah, for their wedding.


  4. Gang leader among four killed in shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | Daily Express

    Ipoh: The most notorious gang in Perak, the 'Don Tiger' gang, was busted after its leader and three underlings were shot dead by police Thursday night. Perak police deputy chief Datuk Hasnan Hassan said the four, aged between 20 and 30, were killed in a shootout at Jalan Ampang Baru, Tambun here.


  5. Don Tiger' leader killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | The Star Online

    Tiger declawed:i Hasnani showing the two pistols that were used by the 'Don Tiger' gang at the shoot-out during the press conference at the Perak Police Contingent Headquarters. IPOH: The leader of the notoA rious "Don Tiger" gang and three of its members met with a bloody end in a shootout with the police while trying to evade arrest near Jalan Tambun here.


  6. Malaysia refutes Harvard study that haze killed 6,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Star Online

    Health hazard: Filepic of Indonesian police personnel spraying water to extinguish a peat fire in Kampar, Riau province, Sumatra. - Antara Foto KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has refuted a Harvard and Columbia University study claiming that the 2015 South-East Asian haze caused 6,500 deaths in the country.


  7. Southeast Asian haze crisis killed more than 100,000: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Researchers from Harvard and Columbia universities in the US estimated there were more than 90,000 early deaths in Indonesia in areas closest to haze-belching fires, and several thousand more in neighbouring Singapore and Malaysia. A helicopter operated by Indonesia's National Disaster Mitigation Agency sprays water on a fire in Kampar, Riau province.


  8. Victims Killed In Gopeng Accident Were SiblingsRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The two victims who perished in an accident at KM294.8 of the North-South Highway near the Simpang Pulai lay-by last night have been identified as Ibrahim Abu, 44, and his sister Siti Aishah Abu, 22. Kampar district police chief Supt Ng Kong Soon said Ibrahim, Siti Aishah and three other passengers in the vehicle they were in were from Taman Bandar Baru, Pokok Sena, Kedah.


  9. Perak Transit To Use RM20 Mln From IPO Proceeds For ExpansionRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Ipoh-based bus company, Perak Transit Bhd, is allocating RM20 million out of its initial public offering proceeds totalling RM36.75 million for expansion. Chief Finance Officer, John Loh Kwang Yean, said part of the allocation would be used for the construction of a new integrated public transportation terminal in Kampar and the acquisition of 25 new express buses.


  10. Indonesian council issues fatwa against forest firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Times of Oman

    A water bomber drops its payload as a police officer tries to extinguish a peat fire in Kampar, Riau province, Sumatra, Indonesia on August 29, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Photo - Antara Foto/Rony Muharrman/ via Reuters File A water bomber drops its payload as a police officer tries to extinguish a peat fire in Kampar, Riau province, Sumatra, Indonesia on August 29, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto.


  11. Indonesia: Air quality improves as all hotspots in Riau province 'extinguished'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Asian Correspondent

    INDONESIA'S National Disaster Mitigation Agency on Wednesday said firefighters have doused all hotspots in the fire-prone province of Riau, raising the air quality to a "good level", local media reported. According to Today Online , the agency's spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said the hotspots in the Riau province were no longer visible on satellite images.


  12. Less haze this year, Indonesia promisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Reuters

    A water bomber drops its payload as a police officer tries to extinguish a peat fire in Kampar, Riau province, Sumatra, Indonesia August 29, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Rony Muharrman/via Police and a fire fighter from a local forestry company try to extinguish a forest fire in the village in Rokan Hulu regency, Riau province, Sumatra, Indonesia August 28, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto.


  13. Winds likely to continue blowing haze towards Singapore and Malaysia, says IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    An Indonesian soldier tries to extinguish a peatland fire in Kampar, Riau, Sumatra island, Indonesia on Aug 23, 2016. JAKARTA: Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency on Saturday warned that prevailing winds will likely continue to blow smoke from forest fires in the western Riau province in Sumatra eastwards, towards Singapore and Malaysia.


  14. Indonesia: Climate experts warn regional haze may reoccur, as hotspots riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Asian Correspondent

    SMOKE from land fires in Indonesia will soon blanket the region again if stakeholders fail to implement tougher measures to put out flames currently spreading in the Riau province, climate experts have warned. According to the Jakarta Post , the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency's Pekanbaru head Sugarin said the number of hotspots detected in the province in Sumatra's central eastern coast have been rising steadily from 66 on Sunday to 92 on Monday.


  15. he Will Make 'History': Zambry to Name New Perak Speaker TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Malaysia Chronicle

    The identity of the new speaker of the State Assembly will only be known when elected representative convene this morning with the person's name cloaked in secrecy. Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Zambry Abd Kadir, declining to identify the candidate, said the new speaker would make "history" in the state.


  16. Neighborhood Guide: East Passyunk, PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Fodor's

    When you talk to Philadelphians about hot neighborhoods, two names will be on their lips. One is Fishtown .


  17. Utar achieves new accoladeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | The Star Online

    KAMPAR: Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman has added another mark of recognition to its list of academic achievements by being named one of the "top three Malaysian universities in terms of number of citations per paper" in 2015. The ranking focuses on the performance of the papers an institution produces that are indexed in journal database Scopus, and was released by global higher education analysts QS Quacquarelli Symonds' Intelligence Unit.


  18. Better Don't Be So Arrogant, Dap! 'Chinese Swing May Lose Opposition 13 Parliament Seats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Malaysia Chronicle

    A swing in Chinese votes in the next general election, as seen during last Saturday's twin polls, could see the effects of 2013's Chinese tsunami recede with negative consequences for the opposition. In Sungai Besar, a swing of about 10 percent of Chinese voters had cost the opposition around 1,300 ballots.


  19. Charged for allowing terrorist to use his bank accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Daily Express

    KAMPAR: A 22-year-old kayak instructor was charged in the Magistrate's Court here Wednesday for allowing his bank account to be used by a terrorist. Mohamad Jazrin Mohamad Azhar, who was unrepresented, nodded his head to indicate he understood the charge, which was read to him in front of magistrate Mohd Azrul Hasyimi Mohammad.


  20. Attorney-general Heads Agong's Award ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali heads a list of 1,546 recipients of 2016 Federal Orders, Decorations and Medals in conjunction with the birthday of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah. Mohamed Apandi was the sole recipient of Darjah Panglima Mangku Negara which carries the title Tan Sri.