SEREMBAN, March 2 (Bernama) -- Several areas in Seremban will experience a 24-hour disruption in water supply from 10am on March 8 due to relocation of mains between the Jalan Sungai Ujong and Jalan Labu intersections and at the Arab-Malaysian industrial area in Nilai.

KUALA LUMPUR, March 1 (Bernama) -- The revocation of subsidy for the all- purpose 25kg-bag wheat flour, announced by the government today, will not affect the small traders who sell wheat flour-based foods.

By Azeman Ariffin

JAKARTA, March 1 (Bernama) -- The retail prices of shallot in Indonesian market have spiked to 35,000 rupiah (about RM12) per kilogramme today.

KLANG, March 1 (Bernama) -- Angkatan Koperasi Kebangsaan Malaysia Bhd (ANGKASA) is proposing to expand the involvement of cooperatives into the country's tourism and hospitality industry.

PUTRAJAYA, March 1 (Bernama) -- The government continues giving subsidy for all-purpose wheat flour in 1kg packs with its retail price remains at RM1.35.

KUALA LUMPUR, March 1 (Bernama) -- Jalan Tun H.S. Lee, stretching between Jalan Sultan and Jalan Bandar Polis Station will be reopened to traffic beginning March 4.

PETALING JAYA, March 1 (Bernama) -- The Real Estate and Housing Development Association Malaysia (REHDA) is encouraging banks to be more flexible in providing loans to first-time house buyers.