US grants more time to wind down business with Rusal
Americans engaged with United Company Rusal PLC have until Oct. 23 to wind down their business with the aluminum giant amid U.S. sanctions, the U.S. Treasury Department said on Monday in a statement extending the time period.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 18): The government will explore a healthcare scheme that aims to create a national health financing scheme, according to the Mid-term Review of the 11th Malaysia Plan 2016-2020.
"This scheme will provide assistance for primary care treatment for the B40 households to ensure comprehensive health coverage," said the review, without providing a timeline.
This is part of the Malaysia National Health Policy (MNHP) which will be introduced to set the direction of the Malaysian healthcare sector, the review said.
This Day In Deals is our new section where we share a historical fact and the day’s best deal – and try to connect them. The aim? To enrich ourselves financially, and you spiritually. Meet Félicette. In France on October 18 1963, Félicette became the first cat launched into space. Even more impressively, she was the only cat to actually survive space flight. God bless you, Félicette. She was one of a group of cats who, as Space.com reported, “went through the same intensive training as human astronauts.” Which I somehow doubt, but hey. It wasn’t all plain sailing for her though, as the animals also… This story continues at The Next Web