Malaysia Travel Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Sabah UMNO Youth Lodges Police Report Over Allegations Party Registering Foreigners For GE14Read the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KOTA KINABALU, Feb 17 -- Sabah UMNO Youth today lodged a police report against a Facebook user and a blog site which posted an article alleging that UMNO was registering foreigners with the National Registration Department in preparing for the 14th general election . Its secretary Mohd Bahrin Abd Karim said he was saw the article on the blog site while surfing the Internet at about 7.30 pm last night.

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  2. M'sians ready to adopt mobile paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Express

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysians are ready to adopt mobile payments with seven in 10 expressing a willingness to use mobile wallets such as Samsung Pay, according to the Visa Consumer Payment Attitudes Study 2016. In a statement Thursday, Visa said the study was conducted by Toluna on 500 Malaysians to gain insights and assess their payment attitudes towards cash usage, contactless payments, online shopping and others.

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  3. Malaysian police working on DNA profiling of Kim Jong NamRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Xinhuanet

    Malaysian police are working on a DNA profiling of Kim Jong Nam, the elder half-brother of the top leader of Democratic People's Republic of Korea , a senior police officer said on Friday. Abdul Samah Mat, the police chief of Selangor state told Xinhua that they will ask the DPRK embassy in Malaysia to provide the DNA samples from Kim Jong Nam's next-of-kin, which will be used for a positive identification to prove the relationship.

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  4. A Chat With... Kamala Lakhdhir, the United States ambassador toRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Westport News

    Malaysian staff from the U.S. Embassy brought Ambassador Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir to several important cultural sites in Kuala Lumpur during her first week in the country. The sites included Merdeka Square, Masjid Wilayah, Guan Di Temple, and Batu Caves.

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  5. North Korean officials seeking to claim remains of Jong-namRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR: Two cars bearing embassy number plates were seen leaving the North Korean Embassy here and are believed to be heading to the mortuary of Hospital Kuala Lumpur to claim the body of Kim Jong-nam, the half brother of North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un. North Korean ambassador to Malaysia Kang Chol was seen driving away with an unidentified person from the embassy at Jalan Batai in Bukit Damansara at 9.35am Friday.

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  6. What is the outlook for hotel investors in 2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | 4 Hoteliers

    A report released by JLL reveals the flurry of mergers and acquisitions seen in 2016, with high-profile deals such as Marriott International's acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts and HNA Tourism Group Co. Ltd's purchase of Carlson Hotels, is likely to continue this year.

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  7. 'Descendants' star pays respects to late KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bangkok Post

    A picture of Korean superstar Song Joong-ki at the Grand Palace is seen on a mobile phone on Thursday. A South Korean actor who won over hordes of Thai fans with his role in the "Descendants of the Sun" series has made himself even more popular after pictures showed him going to the Grand Palace to pay respect to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

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  8. Online cross-border shopping set to surge 84%Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bangkok Post

    Thailand's online cross-border shopping is expected to grow by 84% this year from 60 billion baht in 2016 as users gain confidence in the online channel and seek certain products unavailable domestically, says PayPal, the US-based digital payments giant. Somwang Luangphaiboonsri, country lead of PayPal Thailand, said online cross-border shopping by Thai users purchasing products from overseas websites has been found to have grown much more than the country's overall e-commerce market, which combines the business-to-business and business-to-consumer segments.

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  9. New market study, 'Processed Fruit and Vegetables in Kenya', has been publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | PR-inside.com

    The processed fruit and vegetables category remains relatively small in Kenya as local consumers are not in the habit of shopping for these types of products, as they tend to prefer fresh produce. Moreover, the category is characterised by relatively high unit prices in comparison with fresh fruit and vegetables.

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  10. Ever Rich, Lion Travel woo travel bloggersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The China Post

    Ever Rich D.F.S. Corp. is teaming up with Lion Travel to promote Taiwan as a destination for Southeast Asian tourists by launching a campaign in which famous travel bloggers from the region will be invited to visit the country. Announcing the "Ever Rich and Lion Travel - Southbound Tourism Promotion" campaign at a press conference in Taipei on Wednesday, Samuel Wu , vice chairman of Ever Rich, Taiwan's largest duty-free shopping brand, noted that the local tourism industry was changing.

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  11. Hotter days and thunderstorms predictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: Malaysians must brace for weather extremes in the next few months - it's going to be hotter than usual and there will be thunderstorms in the afternoons. However, that's not good news for many commuters who know that the rain always means traffic snarls and travel delays, especially if it comes down during rush hour.

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  12. Jong-nam feared for his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: The murdered Kim Jong-nam used to enjoy coming to Malaysia but always had bodyguards with him as he feared for his life, says a restaurant owner who knew him. "I suspect he had a device to jam the CCTVs.

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  13. In-line baggage screening at KKIA in NovRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: The in-line baggage screening system at the Kota Kinabalu International Airport is expected to be implemented in November. Malaysia Aiports Holdings Bhd Chairman Tan Sri Dr Wan Abdul Aziz Wan Abdullah said efforts in preparing the system would be carried out in the near future.

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  14. Tourists pumped in RM7.25bRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: The State's tourism industry has recorded its best year ever in 2016, said Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun. He said Sabah recorded 3.43 million tourist arrivals which surpassed its best record in 2013 with 3.38 million tourist arrivals.

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  15. Share This on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Hotel Online

    London, UK While hoteliers anticipate highly-sophisticated and 'digital native' hotel guests in 2020, their plans for industry technology remain stuck in the early 2000s. This is the startling research finding from ' The Hotel Industry in 2020 ' carried out by Peter O'Connor, IDeaS Revenue Solutions, Revinate and SiteMinder.

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  16. Vitruvian Partners acquires flight information company OAGRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | PE Hub

    LUTON, United Kingdom- -OAG, the world's leading provider of flight information , today announces that it has been acquired by Vitruvian Partners. OAG serves a wide range of customers across the travel sector including airlines, airports, airport service providers, travel distribution players, government agencies, aircraft manufacturers, consultancies and corporate customers.

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  17. New Study Reveals Hoteliers Envision Similar Industry Technology in 2020 As Ten Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Hotel News Resource

    While hoteliers anticipate highly-sophisticated and 'digital native' hotel guests in 2020, their plans for industry technology remain stuck in the early 2000s. This is the startling research finding from ' The Hotel Industry in 2020 ' carried out by Peter O'Connor, IDeaS Revenue Solutions, Revinate and SiteMinder.

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  18. Japan Discuss Space Security Following First Satellite LaunchedRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | PR.com

    SMi Reports: Japanese Cabinet Office will discuss future plans for Japan's space diplomacy and space security at MilSatCom Asia Pacific, taking place on 15-16 May in Singapore. London, United Kingdom, February 16, 2017 -- -- Following their first military satellite launched on January 24th, Japan is ready to share their upcoming plans regarding space diplomacy and security.

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  19. NYU Tandon professors build AI to help autonomous vehicles locate themselves on mapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | EurekAlert!

    Self-driving cars could account for 21 million new vehicles sold every year by 2035. Over the next decade alone such vehicles -- and vehicles with assisted-driving technology --could deliver $1 trillion in societal and consumer benefits due to their improved safety.

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  20. Jet Airways launches pre-paid coupons for its domestic and international flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Times of India

    Jet Airways has launched travel coupon booklets which can be used across its network for both domestic and international flights. Called "global Jet pass", the booklet of four coupons or tickets can be bought for Rs 50,000 for economy class and for over Rs 1 lakh for business class travel.

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