Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Newswire

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Newswire

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  1. Plane passengers sprayed with bizarre mist, start vomitingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SFGate

    In this May 9, 2014 photo, an AirAsia A320-200 plane takes off from Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 in Sepang, Malaysia. In this May 9, 2014 photo, an AirAsia A320-200 plane takes off from Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 in Sepang, Malaysia.

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  2. Sexual abuse must be tackled head on, says Raja ZarithRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    All for a good cause: Raja Zarith , Liza and other members of Jewel with the mock cheques of the donations. KUALA LUMPUR: Sexual abuse is an issue Malaysia needs to tackle head on to ensure all children are protected, says Johor Permaisuri Raja Zarith Sofiah Almarhum Sultan Idris Shah.

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  3. Countdown to IIFA Awards 2018 beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Central Chronicle

    New Delhi, The countdown to the biggest celebration of Indian Cinema has begun as preparations are well underway for the 19th edition of International Indian Film Academy Weekend and Awards, to be held at the grandiose Siam Niramit Theatre on June 22 to 24. IIFA celebrations in Bangkok will indeed be a special affair with a stellar line-up of megastars, 10 remarkable performers, spectacular sub-events, seven musical artists, two pairs of charismatic hosts culminating in one magnificent extravaganza.

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  4. Worry about global headwinds, not Govt disclosures, investors toldRead the original story

    Thursday | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Tengku Noor Shamsiah Tengku Abdullah KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 -- Investors should brace themselves as the local bourse will be impacted by a correction in the global equity markets, far more than by the government's disclosures of scandals and federal debt level, says an economist. IQI Global Chief Economist Shan Saeed said the equity and bond markets were heading towards a substantial correction and investors needed to be cautious as the local market might become very volatile and rocky.

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  5. Petronas committed to helping Sarawak become major oil industry playerRead the original story

    Thursday | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Azman Ujang KUALA LUMPUR, June 21 -- Petronas is committed to support Sarawak's aspiration to become a major player in the petroleum industry and has so far invested RM183 billion in the upstream sector in the state alone via production sharing contracts . According to infographics released to Bernama, the national oil company, since 1976 and up to last year, made cash payments worth RM33 billion to Sarawak.

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  6. Police to refer probe on Altantuya's murder to dpp office againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Malaysian National News Agency

    The police are to again refer to the Office of the Deputy Public Prosecutor their investigation into the murder of Mongolian model Altantuya Shaariibuu in Malaysia 12 years ago. Kuala Lumpur Police deputy chief Datuk Zainuddin Yaacob said this was being done following a fresh police report lodged by Altantuya's father, Dr Shaariibuu Setev, here yesterday.

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  7. Malaysia to go ahead with skyscraper despite stolen fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, the The Exchange 106 rises from the Tun Razak Exchange, TRX, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia says it will not cancel a skyscraper project billed as the tallest in the region even though $747 million from the ...

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  8. IIFA 2018: Bollywood stars to dazzle in Bangkok; Rekha to perform live after 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Peninsula

    Bangkok: Back to the Thai capital after a decade, the International Indian Film Academy Weekend and Awards, commencing here Thursday, will not just feature power-packed performances by celebrities including the evergreen Rekha -- performing live on stage after 20 years -- but will seek to raise awareness about women's empowerment, gender equality and plastic pollution. Ever since its debut in 2000, the IIFA gala has been annually exhibiting the prowess of Bollywood, celebrating the magic of Hindi cinema on foreign shores.

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  9. Pacquiao-Matthysse fight will not last 12 rounds - " either wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Manila Bulletin

    Argentine world champion Lucas Matthysse flexes his muscles during training Monday in Indio, CA. Matthysse faces Manny Pacquiao on July 15 in Malaysia.

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  10. Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, cash and valuablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | The Star Online

    LANGKAWI: Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak says he shouldn't be blamed for the multi-billion-dollar 1MDB scandal, and declares he knows nothing about money from the state fund appearing in his personal account. He does, though, have explanations for the vast sums of cash, luxury handbags and jewellery recently seized from his homes by the Malaysian authorities.

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  11. Exclusive: Malaysia's Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, lots of cash, jewelryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Reuters

    Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak says he shouldn't be blamed for the multi-billion-dollar 1MDB scandal, and declares he knows nothing about money from the state fund appearing in his personal account. FILE PHOTO: Malaysia's former prime minister Najib Razak arrives to give a statement to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission in Putrajaya, Malaysia May 24, 2018.

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  12. Malaysia to reopen investigations into death of political aide Teoh Beng HockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Relatives of deceased Malaysian political aide Teoh Beng Hock arrive at Shah Alam Criminal court while holding Teoh's portrait in the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur on Jan 5, 2011. KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's Cabinet has agreed to reopen investigations into the death of political aide Teoh Beng Hock, who was found dead in 2009 after giving a statement at the office of the Selangor Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission .

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  13. Mongolian model Altantuya's murder case can be reopened 'if there's new evidence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad meets with Mr Setev Shaariibuu, the father of murdered Mongolian model Altantuya. KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has apparently agreed that Altantuya Shaariibuu's murder case can be reopened if there is new evidence, according to the lawyer for the Mongolian model's father.

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  14. IIFA 2018: Bollywood stars to dazzle in BangkokRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Newkerala.com

    Bangkok, June 20 : Back to the Thai capital after a decade, the International Indian Film Academy Weekend and Awards, commencing here Thursday, will not just feature power-packed performances by celebrities including the evergreen Rekha -- performing live on stage after 20 years -- but will seek to raise awareness about women's empowerment, gender equality and plastic pollution. Ever since its debut in 2000, the IIFA gala has been annually exhibiting the prowess of Bollywood, celebrating the magic of Hindi cinema on foreign shores.

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  15. Malaysians must dare to "reach for the sky" to achieve big...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Lim Kit Siang

    Malaysians must dare to "reach for the sky" to achieve big dreams to fulfill Tunku Abdul Rahman's Malaysia Dream for Malaysia to be a "beacon of light in a difficult and distractred world" It is a special occasion to be here to receive the DAP membership application of award-winning activist Heidy Quah, 24 who received the prestigious Young Leaders Award from Queen Elizabeth II last year. Heidy had been involved in advocacy work from a young age, having set up an NGO at age 18 to help the refugees from Myanmar, forming the NGO Refuge for The Refugees , which she founded with her friend Andrea Prisha.

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  16. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Bangkok Post

    US President Donald Trump delivers remarks to the National Federation of Independent Businesses in Washington on Tuesday. Business confidence among Asian companies slipped due to worries about his protectionist policies.

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  17. SE Asia Stocks-Indonesia slumps 2.5 pct as trade resumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Reuters

    Global equity markets saw a selloff during the Eid holiday and Indonesia is expected to play catch-up, driven by stocks with high foreign ownership such as Bank Central Asia and Bank Mandiri, according to a Trimegah Securities note. Indonesian financial markets were closed from June 11 to 19. Financials were the biggest losers with Bank Central Asia declining 3.8 percent and Bank Mandiri shedding 6.5 percent.

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  18. Malaysia to review stationing of troops in Saudi Arabia - Mat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 -- The new Pakatan Harapan government is to review the stationing of Malaysian troops by the previous Barisan Nasional government in Saudi Arabia purportedly on standby to evacuate Malaysians in war-torn Yemen. Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu said the presence of the troops in Saudi Arabia caused Malaysia to be indirectly dragged into the conflict in the Middle East.

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  19. Perak draw 1-1 with Selangor, maintain second spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Perak have maintained the second place in the Super League despite 1-1 draw with Selangor at Kuala Lumpur Football Stadium, Cheras tonight. The draw enabled The Bos Gaurus to collect 28 points after 16 matches so far.

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  20. RPT-Malaysia could extend tax breaks for key foreign investors - MahathirRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Reuters

    Malaysia could extend new tax incentives for foreign investment in areas such as technology if companies promise to create better-paid jobs for Malaysians, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Tuesday. His comments could reassure investors in Southeast Asia's third biggest economy after Mahathir started a review of major projects sanctioned by former premier Najib Razak, especially the ones involving Chinese firms, following an unexpected election victory last month.

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