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The global market for halal food is expected to grow from US$698bn in 2012 to reach US$830bn in 2016, according to Malaysia's department of Islamic development, and manufacturers in its country and neighbouring Thailand are competing to service this demand.
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Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has recorded a 24% jump in sales for the first six months of 2014 compared to the same period last year, registering a total of 4,536 units from January to June.
All Economy Class passengers - with two notable exceptions - will have to use self-service check-in facilities at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
In Malaysia, reactions to the Indonesian election were mixed as to who will be a better candidate when it comes to bilateral and ASEAN relations.
Malaysian police said Thursday they had arrested seven people in connection with the murder of an Estonian model whose body was found on a resort island.
Myo Pai, a leader of a Kuala Lumpur-based free funeral services group, standing right in a white shirt, beside the coffin of Ko Tony on Wednesday, before he was killed.
Two men have been remanded by the Kota Tinggi court in connection with the death of Estonian model Regina Soosalu on Pulau Rawa off Mersing on July 1. -- PHOTO: THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK Two men have been remanded by the Kota Tinggi court in connection with the death of Estonian model Regina Soosalu on Pulau Rawa off Mersing on July 1. -- PHOTO: ... (more)
A Chinese citizen kidnapped in the eastern Malaysian state of Sabah a month ago has been freed, the official Xinhua News Agency and a Malaysian newspaper reported Thursday.
A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 aircraft parks on tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport outside Kuala Lumpur June 14, 2014.
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu does not think that racial riots can recur because Malaysians are more civilised and united and live in peace.
It is both ironic and tragic that the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Razak could point to Brazil's 1-7 massacre by Germany in the World Cup as the fate of absence of leadership when he himself has set Malaysia on auto-pilot without any leadership from him in the past year.
The state of dengue in Malaysia has reached an endemic level as the number of cases continued to rise, the Health Ministry said.
Her signature crusade was for the rights of the poorest and most marginalised people in her relatively rich country: the migrant workers, observes Douglas Martin Irene Fernandez, a champion of the oppressed in Malaysia whose indefatigable advocacy for better treatment of foreign migrant workers prompted her government to denounce her as a traitor ... (more)
A Malaysian shopkeeper was sentenced to death on Wednesday after a court found him guilty of murdering a French tourist on a popular resort island.
Hundreds of American women are being ensnared by Internet scammers based in Malaysia, with some losing over a quarter of a million dollars, as the country becomes an epicenter for online crime perpetrated by Africans, U.S. officials say.
A Perth man accused of drug trafficking in Malaysia will find out today whether he faces the death penalty, or is finally free to come home.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 05:37 am
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