1995, an independent Malay weekly paper, Media Permata
was launched, focusing on local news and features for the Malay
literate. Media Permata was relaunched as a daily newspaper on
30 July 1998. An average of 10,000 copies of Media Permata are
is available from Monday to Saturday. The Saturday edition features
a special 16-page pull out segment entitled Suasana.
Targeted at more leisure reading, this section contains poetic
contributions, letters, counselling, entertainment news &