KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 20 (Bernama) -- The government has yet to make a decision on the implementation of licensing for the distribution of tobacco and tobacco products, including cigarettes.

MELAKA, Jan 20 (Bernama) -- All supermarkets in the state will be required to provide free paper bags for customers in two months, says Chief Minister Datuk Seri Idris Haron.

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 20 (Bernama) -- Keretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad is to provide round the clock KTM Komuter services for four days from Jan 22 in conjunction with Thaipusam on Sunday.

KUCHING, Jan 20 (Bernama) -- Hong Kong Airlines today inked an agreement with the Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) to embark on a Hong Kong-Kuching direct flight service twice weekly beginning late April.

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 20 (Bernama) -- Bank Rakyat is aiming for over 100,000 smartphone downloads for TouchStyle V2, the latest version of a financial management application, introduced today.

By M.Saraswathi

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- It appears that the white cloud puffed out by e-cigarette smokers has clouded the real debate over vaping.

While vapers and vape paraphernalia sellers are adamant that there is nothing wrong with vaping, much of the society begged to differ.

The society views vaping as a more pressing issue as it is not regulated unlike the traditional tobacco and cigarettes.

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 20 (Bernama) -- Immigration Department counters in Negeri Sembilan, Selangor and Penang which usually operate on the weekend will be closed from Saturday Jan 23 to Monday Jan 25 in view of Thaipusam.