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Maxwell Accent JV Sdn Bhd v Kuala Lumpur Aviation Fuelling System Sdn Bhd

Date: 04 April 2019; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-02(C)(A)-827-04/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

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Wong Chong Hui and Another v Lim Siong Hoe Lawrence

Contract - Mistake - Unilateral mistake

Date: 29 March 2019; Court: High Court; Citation: [2019] SGHC 85; Source: Singapore Law Watch

The Enterprise Fund II Ltd v Jong Hee Sen

Contract - Contractual terms - Express terms; Contract - Contractual terms - Admissibility of evidence; Contract - Remedies - Mitigation of damage; Contract - Illegality and public policy - Statutory illegality; Financial and Securities Markets - Regulatory requirements - Licensing

Date: 29 March 2019; Court: High Court; Citation: [2019] SGHC 87; Source: Singapore Law Watch

Price Control and Anti-Profiteering (Determination of Maximum Retail Price for Petrol and Diesel) (No. 8) Order 2019

This is to notify that the maximum retail price for petrol and diesel shall be as specified in the Schedule.
Date: 22 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 83 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Tan Chin Hock and 4 Others v Metro Laksana Properties Sdn Bhd and Another Appeal

Date: 15 March 2019; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Rayuan Sivil Nos. B-02(NCVC)(W)-2218-10/2017 & B-02(NCVC)(W)-2219-10/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Operating without Licence: Mawar Medical Centre fined RM100,000

SEREMBAN, Mar 20 (Bernama) - The Mawar Medical Centre (MMC) was today fined RM100,000 by the Sessions Court here for operating a private hospital without a licence.
Date: 20 March 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

SK M&E Bersekutu Sdn Bhd v Pembinaan Legenda Unggul Sdn Bhd and Another Appeal

Date: 12 March 2019; Court: Federal Court; Citation: Civil Appeal Nos. 02(f)-130-11/2017(W) & 02(f)-131-11/2017(W); Source: Federal Court Registry

B2C2 Ltd v Quoine Pte Ltd

Contract - Breach; Contract - Mistake - Mistake of fact; Trusts - Breach of trust

Date: 14 March 2019; Court: High Court; Citation: [2019] SGHC(I) 3; Source: Singapore Law Watch

SC reinstates raps vs Parojinog over Anomalous Building Contract

MANILA, Mar 18 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) reinstated the graft case against embattled Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Princess E. Parojinog-Echavez in connection with irregularities in the contract for the renovation of the city’s multi-purpose building 10 years ago.
Date: 18 March 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippines News Agency

Price Control and Anti-Profiteering (Determination of Maximum Retail Price for Petrol and Diesel) (No. 7) Order 2019

This is to notify that the maximum retail price for petrol and diesel shall be as specified in the Schedule.
Date: 15 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 80 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Kosbina Konsult (K) Sdn Bhd v Madu Jaya Development Sdn Bhd

Date: 15 March 2019; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-02(C)(W)-1200-06/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Jumaiah bte Amir and Another v Salim bin Abdul Rashid

Contract - Breach - Settlement agreement

Date: 12 March 2019; Court: High Court; Citation: [2019] SGHC 63; Source: Singapore Law Watch

Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) (Amendment) Act 2019

This Act seeks to amend the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act.
Date: 13 March 2019; Type: Federal Amendment Act; Citation: No. 13; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Tan & Au LLP v Seo Puay Guan and Others

Contract - Duress; Contract - Contractual terms - Express terms; Legal Profession - Remuneration - Stakeholding fees

Date: 07 March 2019; Court: High Court; Citation: [2019] SGHC 59; Source: Singapore Law Watch

Wen Wen Food Trading Pte Ltd v Food Republic Pte Ltd

Civil Procedure - Pleadings - Striking out; Contract - Breach; Contract - Misrepresentation - Fraudulent; Contract - Contractual terms - Parol evidence rule; Contract - Contractual terms - Rules of construction

Date: 07 March 2019; Court: High Court; Citation: [2019] SGHC 60; Source: Singapore Law Watch

Four Businesses fined for selling Goods above MRP

Three companies were issued compound fines of BND500 each and one with BND700 by the Department of Economic Planning and Development (JPKE), Ministry of Finance and Economy through the Department of Competition and Consu ...

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Draft Regulation on E-Commerce to prioritize Domestic Products

Jakarta, Feb 20 (ANTARA News) - The draft government regulation on e-commerce will prioritize domestic products, Director General of Domestic Trade of the Trade Ministry Tjahya Widayanti stated.

PT Karya Bangun Mandiri v PT Bumi Mangun’s Karya Government wants Report from Contractors failing to return Tender Document Indonesia signs Four Oil, Gas Contracts under Gross Split Scheme more

Electronic Signature Law will boost E-Commerce, Government tells NA

The government has told the National Assembly (NA) that Laos needs to have an electronic signature law in place to boost E-commerce and facilitate E-governance.

New Law spells out Duties of Billboard Makers Government revokes Import Licence Requirement for Steel, Cement Propose Law to promote Public Private Partnerships, NA instructs more

E-commerce Legislation forthcoming on the Back of Growth Potential

E-commerce in Myanmar is expected to develop fast over the next five years, when legislation governing the industry is targeted to come into force.

New Rule requires Imports to have Myanmar Language Labels Retailers hit with Liquor Import Ban Legislation in the Works to regulate Multi-Level Marketing more

SC reinstates raps vs Parojinog over Anomalous Building Contract

MANILA, Mar 18 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) reinstated the graft case against embattled Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Princess E. Parojinog-Echavez in connection with irregularities in the contract for the renovation of ...

Clear Rules on revoking Franchises of under-performing DUs sought Startups, MSMEs soon to benefit from Twin Bills on Innovation Sps Felix A Chua and Carmen L Chua and 8 Others v United Coconut Planters Bank and 4 Others more

Government endorses Draft Sugarcane and Sugar Act

BANGKOK, Oct 9 (NNT) - The government has endorsed the draft Sugar Cane and Sugar Act to ensure that the Thai sugar industry thrives systematically and benefits the farmers.

Cabinet OKs New Cane and Sugar Bill Cabinet nods to Southern Economic Corridor Project Government to enact New Law to promote Community Enterprises more

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Palace suspends Government Work for Holy Week Exodus

MANILA, Apr 17 (PNA) - Malacañang suspended work on Wednesday (April 17), 12 noon onwards, to allow government employees to travel to their respective regions in time for the observance of Maundy Thursday (April 18) and Good Friday (April 19).

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JBC asks Applicant to comment on Gadon Opposition

MANILA, Apr 16 (PNA) - The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) has asked an applicant for a vacancy in the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) to comment on an opposition to her appointment filed last month by senatorial candidate and lawyer, Lorenzo "Larry" Gadon.

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PCC approves Ayala-PHINMA Energy Deal

MANILA, Apr 15 (PNA) - The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has approved the acquisition of the majority stake in PHINMA Energy by Ayala Corporation’s power branch, AC Energy.

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8,254 Workers Re-employed after getting Assistance from ESO

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 16 (Bernama) - A total of 8,254 unemployed workers have been re-employed after receiving assistance from the employment service officers (ESOs) since the Re-Employment Placement Programme for Employment Insurance System (EIS) commenced in August 2018.

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Two Indonesians fined RM100,000 for Possessing Illicit Cigarettes

KLANG, Apr 16 (Bernama) - Two Indonesian retail shop workers were fined RM100,000 by the Magistrate Court here today after pleading guilty to possessing 854 packs of illegal cigarettes of various brands valued at RM1,668.56.

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"Go to the Mosque, get Closer to God," Judge advises Robber

IPOH, Apr 16 (Bernama) - "Go to the mosque, get closer to God, be a good person and stop taking drugs," Sessions Court judge Azman Abu Hassan told a palm oil fruit collector.

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Fake News Bill: Law Society refutes Online Flak over Alleged Silence

Law Society president Gregory Vijayendran said that the organization will share their views over the draft Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act privately with policymakers, and has refuted online flak about its so-called "deafening silence".

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SC suspends Work in Courts for Holy Week

MANILA, Apr 15 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday announced its modified work schedule for the Holy Week, starting with a half-day work on Wednesday.

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Fourth 'Justice Zone' opens in Pampanga

MANILA, Apr 13 (PNA) - The fourth Justice Zone in the country has been formally opened in Angeles, Pampanga by the Justice Sector Coordinating Council (JSCC).

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Indonesia Industrial Summit to be held on April 15-16

Jakarta, April 13 (ANTARA) - The Industry Ministry will organize the 2019 Indonesia Industrial Summit (IIS) themed "Implementation of Making Indonesia 4.0 Toward Top Ten Global Economies", in ICE BSD, Tangerang, Banten Province, on April 15 and 16.

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200 Lawyers gather in Kuala Lumpur for TerraLex

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 13 (Bernama) - A total of 200 lawyers from 50 countries have gathered here for the TerraLex Global Meeting to discuss a wide variety of legal and economic issues impacting Malaysia.

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Chief Justice pens Touching Farewell to Colleagues

PUTRAJAYA, Apr 13 (Bernama) - "All I ask from you is to protect the judiciary no matter what others may say," said Tan Sri Richard Malanjum in his farewell message to the judges, officers and employees of the judiciary upon his retirement yesterday.

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Chief Justice Richard Malanjum retires

PUTRAJAYA, Apr 12 (Bernama) - Chief Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum retires today after serving 27 years in the judiciary.

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SC launches New Public-Friendly Website

BAGUIO CITY, Apr 11 (PNA) - Supreme Court Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin on Thursday launched the High Court's new and improved website, which includes a court locator directory for lower courts and an e-library of the tribunal's decisions and resolutions.

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Appointment of Suhakam Commissioner for Children to be announced this Month

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 11 (Bernama) - The Legal Affairs Division in the Prime Minister's Department is expected to announce the appointment of a Suhakam (Human Rights Commission of Malaysia) commissioner for the portfolio of children this month.

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Proposed Amendment to Constitution not done in haste - Liew

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 10 (Bernama) - Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong today brushed off claims that the proposed amendment to Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution was done in haste, saying the MPs from Sabah and Sarawak were given ample time to deliberate the matter.

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Re-tabling of Amendment Bill depends on Needs - Dr Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 10 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said re-tabling of the bill to amend the Federal Constitution to give Sabah and Sarawak equal status with Peninsular Malaysia, which failed to get two-thirds majority support in the Dewan Rakyat yesterday, would depend on needs.

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Hearing of Najib's Appeal to disqualify Gopal Sri Ram as Prosecutor Rescheduled to April 23

PUTRAJAYA, Apr 10 (Bernama) - The Court of Appeal has rescheduled to April 23 to hear Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's appeal against a High Court's dismissal of his application to disqualify former Federal Court judge Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram from leading the prosecution team in his 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) cases.

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