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‘Legalise Bangladeshi workers in Malaysia’

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Daily Star | 6:00 AM

The government of Malaysia should focus on legalising the undocumented Bangladeshi workers who are already here instead of bringing in another 1.5 million, said a top [...]
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Malaysia’s Felda to re-attempt Indonesian deal with unlisted unit -sources

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Malaysian state-owned conglomerate Felda will use an unlisted unit to buy into Indonesian tycoon Peter Sondakh’s debt-burdened Rajawali Group, sources familiar with the [...]
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Aegis plans to open third centre in Malaysia

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Hindu Business Line | 6:00 AM

Aegis, Essar Group’s Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) arm, is planning to set up its third centre in Malaysia with an investment of about $4-5 million, as an [...]
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Felda to re-attempt Indonesian deal with unlisted unit, say sources

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Malaysian state-owned conglomerate Felda will use an unlisted unit to buy into Indonesian tycoon Peter Sondakh’s debt-burdened Rajawali Group, sources familiar with the [...]
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Najib: government to maintain peace, harmony, security in Malaysia

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

The government will continue to do its best to maintain peace, harmony and security in the country, said prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak He said radical, extremist [...]
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Fitch unit: Malaysia’s scandals spooking investors, eroding faith in country’s systems

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

The scale of the controversy surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) and the RM2.6 billion donation to the prime minister will cause investors to be wary of dealing with [...]
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1MDB scandal will deter foreign investors, says unit of rating agency Fitch

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

The sheer scale of the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal will deter foreign investors from coming to Malaysia, says a firm tied to world financial rating agency the [...]
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Najib arrives in Los Angeles for week-long working visit to US

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak arrived here Thursday for a week-long working visit to the United States, including attending the US-Asean Leaders Summit in [...]
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Bakke resigned twice as 1MDB chair, says Seng Giaw

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Former 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) chair Tan Sri Mohd Bakke Salleh told the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that he had resigned from his post twice because he was [...]
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4,000 houses will be built for members of the armed forces

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

A total of RM 1.2 billion will be allocated for the construction of 4,000 Armed Forces Housing (RKAT) units at 11 locations nationwide, said Defence minister Datuk Seri [...]
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PAC to consider more witnesses after getting 1MDB audit report

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) said it would consider calling more witnesses in its hearing on 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), but only after seeing the [...]
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Najib, Obama to address US-Asean Leaders’ Summit

Najib, Obama to address US-Asean Leaders’ Summit

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has been accorded the honour to address the US-Asean Leaders’ Summit in Sunnylands, California, during the opening ceremony on [...]
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Rebel Umno leaders to pressure branches to bolster bid to oust Najib

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

A group of Umno grassroots leaders unhappy with party president Datuk Seri Najib Razak are ramping up efforts to lobby for his resignation by pressuring branches to submit a [...]
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Malaysia’s total trade expected to expand at faster rate

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

The government expects the country’s total trade numbers to expand 2 percent this year, faster than the 1.2 percent growth to RM1.47 trillion registered in 2015. [...]
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Tourism Malaysia, SIA in deal to bring in European tourists

13-Feb-2016 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Tourism Malaysia is banking on a deal with Singapore Airlines to bring in more European tourists to Malaysia this year, says Tourism and Culture minister Datuk Seri Nazri [...]
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