KUALA LUMPUR, March 7 (Bernama) -- The government is prepared to consider increasing the quantum of the 1Malaysia People's Aid (BR1M) for the urban poor, said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Othman Aziz.

SANDAKAN, March 7 (Bernama) -- The Marine Police Force (PPM) detained a woman and seized medicinal and cosmetic products that are not registered with the Health Ministry, worth RM49,762, in Kampung Bokara here yesterday.

KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 (Bernama) -- The water supply restoration period following the repair works on the critical equipment at the Sungai Selangor Phase 3 Water Treatment Plant (SSP3) has been extended after the surge vessel system at the plant burst today.

KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 (Bernama) -- Shopee, the e-commerce platform is collaborating with Honor Malaysia to enable consumers to purchase the Honor 9 Lite smart phone at RM699 on March 9.

MIRI, March 6 (Bernama) -- The RM900,000 upgrading works on the Saberkas Night Market, one of Miri City's popular destinations, is expected to be completed by month-end.

KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 (Bernama) -- Portal Sebenarnya.my, a one-stop centre developed to curb the spread of online fake news will be expanded through the smart phone application and on social media channels like Facebook and Youtube starting this year.

KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 (Bernama) --The Association of Banks in Malaysia (ABM) has reiterated that its members, which comprise the commercial banks operating in Malaysia, have remained supportive towards providing housing loans to eligible house buyers, including the first-time house buyers and affordable segments.