Malaysia is part of the Coral Triangle, the area of the world’s oceans recognised as having the highest biodiversity, but unless steps are taken to preserve that, critical problems will continue to plague us and eventually cause irreversible damage. Julian Hyde, general manager for Reef Check Malaysia, tells us what needs to be done.
He plays in Gospel, blues, jazz, r&b, soul, hip-hop. Ezra and his horn has something to say. The vehicle in which he chooses to convey this message is in the form of his Debut album "The Journey".
The buoyant property market in the last few years has set a fertile scene for online property search engines. Property Guru seeks to retain dominance in this space which currently comprises only a few major players. However, they will have to deal with the threat of rising competition, which is why the website is in spending and not profit-making mode.
Defending his deficit budget, the newly-minted Mentri Besar Azmin Ali, notes that his predecessor’s balanced budget was often followed by supplementary ones. He has promised not to follow that footsteps, barring a disaster. This morning we look at how political this Pakatan Rakyat budget is, changes in target groups especially the rural sector, the politically curious decision to increase the poverty line (and its consequences), its emphasis on education (especially its large allocation to Universiti Selangor) as well as its commitment to protect permanent forest reserves.Aziff Azuddin contributed to this report.
Just how much do our youths know about public policy? And what does it take for them to get engaged in public policy making, especially when those policies affect them directly? Two students gave public policy a go in the Malaysia Public Policy Competition, an annual-based competition that gives students a taste of the public policy process, and they emerged winners. They joined us on the show today to share what the process taught them.
A Sunday Kinda Love celebrates Universal Children's Day with events to bond with and enjoy life with the kiddies. Our Couch Potatoes, Christina Orow and Edwin Sumun reminisce over the movies they've loved from their formative years and give away the Signature Edition Hardcover Harry Potter Boxed Set courtesy of BookXcess. To round things off, Tasha Fusil collects some gems in the form of parenting advice from the smartmouth generation of tomorrow.