Click for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Forecast

Category: MalaysiaSubscribe via RSS Feed

Sarawak lawmakers join forces against Isma’s extremism

12-May-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

In a rare show of unity, opposing lawmakers in Sarawak have teamed up against rising extremism and religious bigotry, in an apparent reference to Muslim rights group Ikatan [...]
» More

Car insurances won’t cover these 5 things

12-May-2014 Intellasia | RinggitPlus.com | 6:00 AM

Road accidents are nothing new in Malaysia. In 2012 alone, Malaysia has seen over 400,000 road accidents, and over 6,000 cases that led to road deaths. These numbers would [...]
» More

Timber company Ta Ann secures federal forest funding for new mill

12-May-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Malaysian-based timber company Ta Ann wants to have a plywood mill built and operating in the north-west by the end of the year. Ta Ann has become the fifth recipient of [...]
» More

Hate groups getting louder as long as Putrajaya stays mute

Hate groups getting louder as long as Putrajaya stays mute

12-May-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

In the past week, groups like Isma and others in academia have amplified their hatred for a section of the Malaysian population, going as far as to distort the [...]
» More

Isma now labels Chinese as ‘extremists’ for opposing hudud

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

After the Chinese were told that they are “trespassers”, a preacher is asking if they can be called “extremists” as well for allegedly interfering in [...]
» More

AirAsia bosses greet 1st flight to land at klia2

10-May-2014 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

AIRASIA officially marked its operations at the new klia2 airport yesterday with the arrival of its first international flight, AK 539, from Hi Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Flight [...]
» More

Chinese press slams Isma over ‘trespassers’ remark

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Chinese-language newspapers today trained their guns at Islamist group Ikatan Muslimin Malaysia (Isma), calling it an “extreme rightist group like Perkasa, based on [...]
» More

Isma now attacking MIC for making ‘nonsensical statements’

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

After insulting the Chinese by calling them “trespassers”, Ikatan Muslimin Malaysia (Isma) has now trained its guns on an MIC leader who had earlier criticised [...]
» More

[Updated] Easyuni partners Yahoo in Malaysia to launch higher education channel

10-May-2014 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

Curious netisens in Malaysia can now look forward to learning more about higher educations options on Yahoo News in the Southeast Asian country, with the conglomerate’s [...]
» More

The geopolitics of MH370

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

THERE will be no let-up in the efforts to find the missing Malaysian Airlines jet Najib Razak, Malaysia’s prime minister, vowed on May 5th. Despite his promise, [...]
» More

‘Chinese should be known as Anak Malaysia’

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Borneo Post | 6:00 AM

MEMBERS of the Chinese community are not intruders nor squatters as they have settled in Malaysia since long before the formation of Malaysia and deserve to be known as Anak [...]
» More

Johor refinery project would lower sugar prices in Malaysia

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Plans are underway for the construction of a joint-venture (JV) sugar refinery project in Johor, which is likely to see the price of the commodity fall. While the venture [...]
» More

Malaysia receptive to creation of Msia-Uzbekistan trade council

10-May-2014 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The matter was raised during Wednesday’s roundtable business meeting with captains of industry of Uzbekistan and Malaysia that was chaired by Malaysian deputy prime [...]
» More

Chinese Travel to Malaysia Drops 30pct After Flight 370

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

It’s taken only two months for Chinese citizens’ vows to stop travelling to Malaysia to have a measured effect. Earlier this week, Malaysia’s minister of [...]
» More

Malaysian Police Capture East African Terrorist Suspect on Interpol List

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Police here on Thursday arrested a suspected East African terrorist who they said was on Interpol’s most-wanted list. The news comes one week after Malaysian police [...]
» More