KUALA LUMPUR, June 5 (Bernama) -- The Customs Department has received 20,000 entries with 100,000 goods and services tax (GST) receipts for the 'Jom Minta Resit GST' (Let's ask for GST receipts) contest launched on April 1.

LUMUT, June 5 (Bernama) -- Traders at the MyFarm Outlet were today told to exercise discipline and ensure their goods are at reasonable prices to ensure consumers benefit from the establishment of the outlet.

SHAH ALAM, June 5 (Bernama) -- The Federal Agriculture Marketing Authority (Fama) is stepping up checks during Ramadan at the 580 farmers' markets nationwide to ensure traders comply with the regulations on grading, packaging and labeling (GPL).

SINGAPORE, June 3 (Bernama) -- The Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) found 6,500 cartons of duty unpaid cigarettes hidden in a Malaysian-registered truck at Tuas Checkpoint, Thursday.

KUALA LUMPUR, June 3 (Bernama) -- Come Jan 1 next year, all traders and hawkers in the Federal Territories (FT) must use biodegradable materials to replace plastic and polystyrene packaging

BUTTERWORTH, June 3 (Bernama) -- With Package 12 of the Sungai Dua Water Treatment Plant (here, the reserve capacity of treated water in Penang is now at 36.3 per cent, said Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBA) chairman Lim Guan Eng.

By Hamdan Ismail

KUAH (Langkawi), June 3 (Bernama) -- It will take another two months for coral reefs at the Pulau Payar Marine Park to recover from the El Nino phenomenon that struck in March, said Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar.