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News Malaysia: Philippines accepts Malaysia's rejection of ASEAN statement

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/09/25/philippines-accepts-malaysias-rejection-asean-statement.html
Publication date: Sunday 24 September 2017

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines says it respects Malaysia's decision to dissociate itself from a statement on Myanmar's Rakhine state issued by the Filipino chairman of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. Malaysia said Sunday the statement ...

News Malaysia: Suhakam visits KLIA as cops confirm Akyol detention - Free Malaysia Today

News channel or source: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2017/09/26/suhakam-visits-klia-as-cops-confirm-akyol-detention/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Free Malaysia TodaySuhakam visits KLIA as cops confirm Akyol detentionFree Malaysia TodayThe reason for Akyol's detention is not known, but Malaysian police have in the past worked together with their counterparts in Turkey to deport critics of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, whose government has arrested tens of thousands of people ...and more »

News Malaysia: Malaysia's dissent on Myanmar statement reveals cracks in ASEAN facade

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-rohingya-malaysia/malaysias-dissent-on-myanmar-statement-reveals-cracks-in-asean-facade-idUSKCN1C0124
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Dissent surfaced again in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) after Malaysia disavowed a statement issued by the bloc’s chairman, the Philippines, as misrepresenting “the reality” of an exodus of 430,000 ethnic ...

News Malaysia: Regional MPs praise Malaysia's strong stance on Rohingya crisis, call for further ASEAN action - Reliefweb

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/myanmar/regional-mps-praise-malaysia-s-strong-stance-rohingya-crisis-call-further-asean
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Regional MPs praise Malaysia's strong stance on Rohingya crisis, call for further ASEAN actionReliefwebKUALA LUMPUR — Lawmakers from across Southeast Asia today applauded Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman's decision to “disassociate” himself from a recent ASEAN Chairman's Statement on the situation in Rakhine State, calling the move an ...ASEANCHAIRMAN'SSTATEMENTON THEHUMANITARIANSITUATIONINRAKHINESTATEaseanall 137 news articles »

News Malaysia: What’s next for the winners of the 29th Malaysia Film Festival

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-sg/entertainment/story/what%e2%80%99s-next-for-the-winners-of-the-29th-malaysia-film-festival/ar-AAssBDW
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

For the past two weeks, Adiwiraku writer Jason Chong said he had trouble sleeping. He blamed it on the secrecy surrounding the 29th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM29) nominations list. The organising committee announced in late August it would not be revealing ...

News Malaysia: Malaysia Imposes Travel Ban for a Gay Party That Doesn't Exist - Advocate.com

News channel or source: https://www.advocate.com/world/2017/9/25/malaysia-imposes-travel-ban-gay-party-doesnt-exist
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Advocate.comMalaysia Imposes Travel Ban for a Gay Party That Doesn't ExistAdvocate.comIn response to the press conference, a representative of Cloud 9 Inc., which produces White Party Bangkok, claimed that reports of an event this week in Malaysia were false. The company issued a statement to New Strait Times in order to stem the spread ...and more »

News Malaysia: SMRT, Prasarana Malaysia sign MOU to form joint venture for JB-Woodlands rail link

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/smrt-prasarana-malaysia-sign-mou-to-form-joint-venture-for-jb-woodlands-rail-transport
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

KUALA LUMPUR - Rail operators SMRT and Prasarana Malaysia signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Monday (Sept 25) to form a joint venture company for the Woodlands-Johor Bahru link. This will pave the way for both sides to work on a joint venture ...

News Malaysia: Malaysia charges 4 men with ties to Abu Sayyaf group - The Straits Times

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/malaysia-charges-4-men-with-ties-to-abu-sayyaf-group
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Malaysia charges 4 men with ties to Abu Sayyaf groupThe Straits TimesKAJANG (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Four men arrested just before the 29th SEA Games closing ceremony were charged with having ties with the militant Abu Sayyaf group. Hajar Abdul Mubin, 25, is accused of being a member of the group since ...and more »

News Malaysia: Malaysia disputes Cayetano on Rohingya

News channel or source: http://globalnation.inquirer.net/160484/malaysia-disputes-cayetano-rohingya
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Malaysia on Monday opposed the statement on the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar issued by Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Chair and Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, calling it a “misrepresentation of reality.” In the statement issued by ...

News Malaysia: Malaysians near Gunung Agung in Bali urged to be alert (VIDEO) - Malay Mail Online

News channel or source: http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/malaysians-near-gunung-agung-in-bali-urged-to-be-alert
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Malay Mail OnlineMalaysians near Gunung Agung in Bali urged to be alert (VIDEO)Malay Mail OnlineA view of Mount Agung, a volcano on the highest alert level, as the sun rises from Amed on the resort island of Bali September 26, 2017. — Reuters picKUALA LUMPUR, Sept 26 — The Foreign Ministry yesterday advised Malaysians in the vicinity of Gunung ...and more »

News Malaysia: Malaysia GP Preview

News channel or source: http://www.mclaren.com/formula1/2017/malaysian-grand-prix/malaysia-gp-preview/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

McLaren Honda heads back to Asia for the next round of F1 racing at Sepang. Get the latest from Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne as we prepare to say goodbye for now to the Malaysia Grand Prix. “After Singapore, I’m already eager to get back ...

News Malaysia: Saudi Arabia, Malaysia eye closer economic ties - Kuwait News Agency

News channel or source: http://www.kuna.net.kw/ArticleDetails.aspx?id=2643783&Language=en
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Saudi Arabia, Malaysia eye closer economic tiesKuwait News AgencyRIYADH, Sept 25 (KUNA) -- Saudi Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Eng. Khaled bin Abdulaziz Al-Falih received Malaysian Minister of International Trade and Industry Mustafa Mohammad and his party here on Monday. During the meeting ...and more »

News Malaysia: Malaysia Airlines Accused of Firing 20+ Career FAs Because of Their Looks

News channel or source: http://www.flyertalk.com/articles/malaysia-airlines-accused-of-firing-overweight-fas.html
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The National Union of Flight Attendants Malaysia claims that Malaysia Airlines has begun firing flight attendants, both male and female, for being overweight. “This is a classic case of discrimination which needs to be stopped. It is unfair and cruel to ...

News Malaysia: Kim Jong-nam's brutal death was meant to 'horrify the rest of the world' - NEWS.com.au

News channel or source: http://www.news.com.au/finance/work/leaders/kim-jongnams-brutal-death-was-meant-to-horrify-the-rest-of-the-world/news-story/1697504c3ed8eb95d14eeb2566016bba
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

NEWS.com.auKim Jong-nam's brutal death was meant to 'horrify the rest of the world'NEWS.com.auFox News reports the daring assassination of Kim Jong-nam in February undertaken by two prostitutes in Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur airport has mostly been shrouded in mystery, with few reports from South Korean media speculating why the estranged ...and more »

News Malaysia: Succor for expats as Malaysia aims to legalize Bitcoin

News channel or source: https://www.whatech.com/cryptocurrency/news/384007-malaysian-govt-ready-to-legalize-bitcoin-succor-for-expats-succor-for-expats-as-malaysia-readies-to-legalize-bitcoin
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The Malaysian government has stated that it is looking into legalizing Bitcoin by the end of the year, making it easier for expatriates to send money to their loved ones at home. Just as China decided to clamp down and ban Bitcoin trades, the Malaysian ...

News Malaysia: What a Johor win in GE14 means for PPBM - Malay Mail Online

News channel or source: http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/what-a-johor-win-in-ge14-means-for-ppbm
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Malay Mail OnlineWhat a Johor win in GE14 means for PPBMMalay Mail OnlineFresh from celebrating its one-year anniversary, Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PBBM) have been doing just that, and are trying their best to penetrate the rural Malay vote base in Johor through small-scale ceramahs featuring top leaders like Tun Dr ...and more »

News Malaysia: Kuching, Malaysia Will Host 2019 World Para Swimming Championships

News channel or source: https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/malaysia-will-host-2019/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Amidst a full week of news, World Para Swimming has announced that Kuching, Malaysia will host the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships. The meet will run from July 29-August 4, much earlier than this year’s games were expected to take place.

News Malaysia: Malaysia disputes Cayetano on Rohingya - Inquirer.net

News channel or source: http://globalnation.inquirer.net/160484/malaysia-disputes-cayetano-rohingya
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

Inquirer.netMalaysia disputes Cayetano on RohingyaInquirer.netMalaysia on Monday opposed the statement on the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar issued by Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Chair and Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, calling it a “misrepresentation of reality.” In the statement issued by ...and more »

News Malaysia: Singapore, Malaysia stocks fall on North Korea tensions, German elections

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Markets/Nikkei-Markets/Singapore-Malaysia-stocks-fall-on-North-Korea-tensions-German-elections
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

KUALA LUMPUR (Nikkei Markets) -- Singapore and Malaysia shares edged lower on Monday, amid persisting geopolitical tensions over North Korea and concerns that German election results may fuel political uncertainty in the euro zone. Investors are also ...

News Malaysia: Malaysian palm oil price hits more than one-month low on softer demand - The Star Online

News channel or source: http://www.thestar.com.my/business/business-news/2017/09/26/palm-hits-more-than-one-month-low-on-softer-demand/
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The Star OnlineMalaysian palm oil price hits more than one-month low on softer demandThe Star OnlineThe benchmark palm oil contract for December delivery on the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Exchange was down 1.7 percent at 2,691 ringgit ($640.41) a tonne at the close of trade. It earlier declined to 2,685 ringgit, its lowest since Aug. 21. The contract ...and more »