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Struggling to make ends meet

Struggling to make ends meet

BY: NINA AMIRAH Malaysians of all walks of life are once again struggling to make ends meet and, while there was some pick up and signs of life to the economy last year, these past six months have been a time of great concern for people. Trying to butter their bread...
A RM200 million allocation for TVET

A RM200 million allocation for TVET

The National Association of Private Educational Institutions declared that a RM200 million allocation by the government to the newly launched National Technical and Vocational Education and Training Policy 2030 or TVET is a welcome move. They stated that the funds...

Cruelty towards farmed livestock appalling

Malaysia has been given an ‘E’ grade in the animal husbandry practices sector for its appalling cruel treatment of farmed livestock in the country by the Australian based Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index or VACI. VACI is an authority on animal welfare in...
Combine efforts to explore space

Combine efforts to explore space

BY: LYNDY NG Space exploration is probably the next frontier for mankind as resources on earth are beginning to deplete but there needs to be a combined effort by nations in the bid to find out if space can be of any use to us. Currently, the pace of exploration is...
Preparing for retirement while a youth

Preparing for retirement while a youth

BY: KEN WATANABE There is no inkling or idea how long a person will live in this world. But whatever it is, there is a critical need for preparing for retirement and youth is perhaps the best stage in life to think of the day when working life ends and retirement...