Aminah Farid

Aminah is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


8 hours ago

1,000 govt officers probed over Auditor-General’s Reports 

255 employees penalised so far.

1,000 govt officers probed over Auditor-General’s Reports 

9 hours ago

Delays in Rent-to-Own housing projects led to poor occupancy, says audit report

The report finds that a housing project was delayed for 866 days in the worst case.

Delays in Rent-to-Own housing projects led to poor occupancy, says audit report

10 hours ago

Audit report finds poor slope maintenance on federal roads

The findings include having only 56 landslide prevention works completed despite a target of 946.

Audit report finds poor slope maintenance on federal roads

11 hours ago

Programmes to raise B40 income failed, says audit report

The lack of data on qualified recipients resulted in a participation rate of only 38%.

Programmes to raise B40 income failed, says audit report

14 hours ago

School meal contracts went to firm with fake documents, audit finds

Education Ministry awards letter of acceptance to tenderer without verifying bank statements’ authenticity.

School meal contracts went to firm with fake documents, audit finds


18 hours ago

Delayed third series of National Audit Report tabled today

It involves RM742.48 billion spent on programmes, activities and projects of 10 ministries.

Delayed third series of National Audit Report tabled today

1 week ago

Empowering women a stitch at a time

Komuniti Tukang Jahit offers women chance to earn more income, gain fulfilment.

Empowering women a stitch at a time

2 weeks ago

Aid on the way for school bus drivers

Zero income during more than 3-month-long MCO, vehicles in state of disrepair.

Aid on the way for school bus drivers

2 weeks ago

Maid agencies, households at a loss after freeze on migrant workers

Many say Malaysians are not keen to take on such work despite Putrajaya wanting to boost employment.

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Maid agencies, households at a loss after freeze on migrant workers

2 weeks ago

TV, studies, reading… quarantine life for student returnees

Those fortunate enough to have own room say they’re passing 14-day isolation by keeping busy.

TV, studies, reading… quarantine life for student returnees

3 weeks ago

MCO a massive blow to single mums

After losing income, they depend on aid from govt, civil groups, which barely covers basic needs.

MCO a massive blow to single mums

3 weeks ago

Indie bookstores move online in age of Covid-19

Brick-and-mortar stores find it hard to survive post-MCO shutdown amid shrinking ringgit, cautious spending.

Indie bookstores move online in age of Covid-19

3 weeks ago

More discounts on electricity during MCO months

7.66 million users to benefit.

More discounts on electricity during MCO months

3 weeks ago

Selangor food aid project matches surplus with need

Friends work out aid system, allowing those with too much to give to those with too little.

Selangor food aid project matches surplus with need

3 weeks ago

[WATCH] How Royal Selangor became the world's largest pewter empire

FOUNDED in 1885, Royal Selangor has come a long way from the day its founder Yoong Koon first arrived in Malaya. The c...