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Sacked airman testifying in MH370 suit bound by OSA, armed forces chief insists

Sacked airman testifying in MH370 suit bound by OSA, armed forces chief insists

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 7:41 AM

Former air force major turned expert witness Zaidi Ahmad may testify in a lawsuit against Putrajaya over Flight MH370 but remains bound by the Official Secrets Act (OSA), [...]
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UN rights expert urges Malaysia to improve efforts against human trafficking

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Jurist | 6:00 AM

UN human rights expert Maria Grazia Giammarinaro on Monday urged the Malaysian government [press release] to make improvements to its efforts to combat human trafficking. At [...]
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Minister tells local authorities to work with telcos on cell towers, help cut consumer prices

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Local governments in all states can help reduce telecommunication companies’ (telcos) charges by facilitating the construction of cellular signal towers, said Datuk [...]
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MH370: Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight Mystery ‘Solved’ By British Boeing 777 Pilot Simon Hardy

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

A senior British pilot claims he may have solved the mystery of what happened to Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Boeing 777 captain Simon Hardy also believes he knows where [...]
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Malaysia: UN expert urges government to boost efforts in helping victims of human trafficking

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | UN | 6:00 AM

The government of Malaysia must increase its efforts in addressing all forms of human trafficking while also protecting the rights of its victims, a United Nations human [...]
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Man sentenced to death in Malaysia facing indefinite detention in Australia

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | SBS | 6:00 AM

A former bodyguard to the Malaysian prime minister was sentenced to death for murder, but came to Australia before the case finished. Now Sirul Azhar Umar is facing [...]
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Malaysia After The Anwar Verdict

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Sim Tze Tzin is the strategy director for Malaysia’s opposition party Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) – one of the three parties that comprise the country’s [...]
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Tourism thrives despite association with tragedy

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Two airplane catastrophes put Malaysia on the map in a bad way in 2014. But they didn’t hurt the country’s tourism, and the higher visibility may even have [...]
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Shipping containers but no MH370 debris found in underwater hunt

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The intensive underwater hunt for missing plane MH370 has so far turned up just a few shipping containers – and no sign of the jet, the head of the Australian agency [...]
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A year on, what’s the latest in the hunt for Flight 370?

A year on, what’s the latest in the hunt for Flight 370?

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Nearly a year has passed since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, sparking one of the most perplexing mysteries of modern times. [...]
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Depreciating ringgit causing price hike, not traders, says Rafizi

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

The depreciating ringgit against the US dollar is contributing to dearer goods despite the plunge in global fuel prices and cheaper locally manufactured products, said PKR, [...]
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Flight path over Penang a ‘last farewell’ for MH370 pilot, reports UK daily

Flight path over Penang a ‘last farewell’ for MH370 pilot, reports UK daily

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Just days before the first anniversary of the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, a senior Boeing 777 captain with a major commercial airline has weighed in on [...]
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Transparency International adds pressure to Putrajaya on 1MDB

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Pressure is mounting on Putrajaya as anti-graft organisation Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) has joined in the calls for an investigation into 1Malaysia [...]
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Ambank Group shakeup in January due to RM2 billion loan to 1MDB, claims PKR

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

PKR has charged today that the departure of Ambank Group Berhad (AMMB)’s group managing director Ashok Ramamurthy in January was related to a deal with controversial [...]
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No giving up search for MAS flight MH370, says Australia

04-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will not be abandoned, Australian deputy prime minister Warren Truss said today. His comments comes in the wake of [...]
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