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Malaysia makes face masks mandatory at crowded places as COVID-19 cases rise

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Malaysians will have to use face masks in crowded public areas including on public transportation from August, Defense Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said on...
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Malaysia’s central bank cuts rate to record low

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Malaysian Central Bank on Tuesday cut its Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) by 25 basis points to record low of 1.75 percent to mitigate the...
[Reuters]AirAsia planes are seen on the tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) in Sepang

AirAsia grounds fleet over COVID-19 restrictions

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Malaysia's low-cost carrier AirAsia announced on Thursday it will ground most of its fleet across the network after the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation led to...
The joint opening ceremony of the eighth round of U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogues and the seventh round of U.S.-China High-Level Consultation on People-to-People Exchange is held in Beijing, capital of China, June 6, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

Close U.S.-China ties serve interests of both sides – scholar

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It's in the interest of the United States and China to work closely, as demonstrated by the China-U.S. phase-one economic and trade agreement and...
. Map showing route of missing Malaysian Airlines flight carrying 239 on board.

Malaysian PM Mahathir hands in resignation letter

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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad announced his resignation on Monday, said his office. "Mahathir Mohamad had sent a letter of resignation as Prime Minister of...

Malaysia confirms 3 cases of novel coronavirus

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Malaysian authorities said on Saturday that first three cases of the novel coronavirus were confirmed in the southern Johor state bordering Singapore. ...
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Malaysian PM Visit to Senegal Aims at Smoothing Bilateral Ties

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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad will make a two-day working visit to Senegal, the Malaysian Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. In a statement, the ministry...
The installation of Sultan Abdullah Ibni Sultan Ahmad Shah puts him in line to become the next Malaysian constitutional ruler under the rotation system practised by the nine Malay royal houses.PHOTO: NSTP ONLINE

Sultan Abdullah Takes His Oath of Office for Pahang State

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Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah ascended the throne of Malaysia's Pahang state on Tuesday, ahead of the country choosing its new head of state. Sultan...

Sultan Muhammad V steps down

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Malaysia's King Sultan Muhammad V resigned on Sunday, after over two years serving as the country's ceremonial supreme head of state. The resignation was announced...

Peter Welch Appointed As President Of CGIAI

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The leading and recognized professional body providing approved designation for the finance and investment management industry,Chartered Global Investment Analyst Institute (CGIAI), has appointed Peter...

Ex-Malaysian PM Anwar Sheriff Set Free

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Anwar Ibrahim, former Malaysian deputy prime minister who was jailed for a sodomy verdict, was released on Wednesday after receiving pardon. Witnessed by a large...
foreign investors

Malaysian elections provided a harvest moment for global investors

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In the penultimate week before the 14th General Elections (GE14) of Malaysia, global investors turned net sellers on the country's equities for the first...
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Malaysian PM asks for parliaments closure whilst calling for elections

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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Friday that the parliament will be dissolved on Saturday, paving way for the next general election to...

Malaysia confirms Kim’s identity through child’s DNA sample

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Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said Wednesday that the man murdered in Malaysia last month had been confirmed as Kim Jong Nam...
A Malaysian maritime rescuer searches for the missing Chinese tourists on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, after a boat accident off the Sabah state on North Borneo on Saturday. [Photo: Xinhua]A Malaysian maritime rescuer searches for the missing Chinese tourists on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, after a boat accident off the Sabah state on North Borneo on Saturday. [Photo: Xinhua]

Malaysia bars DPRK citizens from leaving following Pyongyang’s similar ban

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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Tuesday that he had instructed the police to ban all citizens from the Democratic People's Republic of...

DPRK delegation arrives in Malaysia amid row over airport killing

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A high-level delegation of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), arrived in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday to seek the return of the body...

Two female suspects in DPRK man’s death to be charged

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Malaysia's attorney general confirmed on Tuesday that the two women suspected of killing a Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) man in Malaysia will...

DPRK man dies minutes after being swabbed with VX nerve agent

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The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) man died a painful death minutes after being swabbed with a high dosage of lethal VX nerve...
Kim Jong Nam

DPRK man killed by chemical weapon substance – police

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Malaysian police said Friday that a Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) man died in the country was killed by chemical weapon substance found...
Kim Jong Nam

Malaysia urges DPRK to cooperate in investigation on DPRK man’s death

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Malaysian police have sent a formal request to the embassy of the Democratic Peoples's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to interview a second secretary believed...
Kim Jong Nam

DPRK embassy demands release of suspects in connection with its citizen’s death

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The embassy of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday demanded Malaysian authorities to release three suspects still held...
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Malaysian police reiterate DNA test needed before DPRK man’s body release

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Malaysia police Wednesday reiterated that a DNA test would be needed to identify the dead man from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK),...
Kim Jong Nam

Malaysian doctors still waiting for lab results to determine cause of DPRK man’s death

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Doctors found no sign of puncture on the body of a Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) man, who died at the Kuala...
Kim Jong Nam

Malaysia summons DPRK ambassador over police probe into Kim’s death

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Malaysia's Foreign Ministry on Monday summoned Ambassador of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kang Chol to seek an explanation over a statement...
North Korea Jong-nam

Malaysia arrests second suspect in DPRK man’s death

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Malaysian police said Thursday a second female suspect, who bears an Indonesian passport, has been arrested early in the morning in connection with the...
Kim Jong Nam

South Korea Issues Threat To North Korea If They Played A Rolling In Kim...

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Kim Jong-nam died after an apparent poison attack in the airport in the capital, Kuala Lumpur, on Monday. No motive has been confirmed and the...
North Korea Jong-nam

Malaysian police say dead man from DPRK with passport under name Kim Chol

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Malaysian police said Tuesday the man from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) who had died Monday at a Kuala Lumpur airport...
North Korea Jong-nam

North Korean Leader’s Brother Kim Jong-nam Poisoned Dead In Malaysia’

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The half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Kim Jong-nam, has been killed with poison in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur, reports say. Malaysian police...
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Malaysia exports surge 10.7 percent in December

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Malaysia's exports expanded by 10.7 percent to 75.55 billion ringgit (17.01 billion U.S. dollars) in December, recording the highest value in 2016, said the...
AFP/File / Manan Vatsyayana Singapore's central bank has ordered the closure of the local branch of Swiss bank BSI, which has been linked to a scandal at Malaysia's troubled state fund 1MDB

Malaysia pushes for regional integration, RCEP following U.S. withdrawal from TPP

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Malaysia would focus on regional economic integration and the conclusion of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) could not...