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ADB projects modest economic recovery for Malaysia

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth is projected to improve to 4.4 percent this year and 4.6 percent in 2018, lifted by firmer growth in the major industrial [...]
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73pct of Msians die of hypertension, diabetes, heart disease: MOH

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Health (MOH) estimates that 73 per cent of deaths among Malaysians are caused by non-communicable diseases. MOH Disease Control Division deputy director Dr [...]
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What Was Left Unsaid During Malaysian PM Najib Razak’s Visit to India

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Wire | 6:00 AM

A tense neighbourhood and China’s growing security presence in the Indian Ocean have given India and Malaysia much to discuss. On March 30, Malaysian prime minister [...]
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Malaysia, Thailand to improve banks’ supervision, coordination

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

The central banks of Malaysia and Thailand signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance the supervision of banks operating in both countries as well as to improve [...]
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Rulers’ nod unnecessary for Shariah Bill, says Speaker

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang’s private member’s Bill to increase Shariah punishments does not need approval from the Conference of Rulers, Parliament [...]
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UK, Malaysia to further enhance bilateral ties post Brexit

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

The United Kingdom and Malaysia will continue to expand bilateral economic relationship beyond Brexit after the former triggered article 50 for the secession from the [...]
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Lotte plans to list Malaysian petrochemical unit

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean conglomerate Lotte Group plans to list its Malaysian petrochemical unit in the third quarter, company filings show, in an initial public offering (IPO) that [...]
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Swiss making progress in 1MDB case despite Malaysia’s silence: top prosecutor

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Swiss Attorney general Michael Lauber said on Wednesday (April 5) that his money laundering investigation into Malaysian fund 1MDB was making progress despite Malaysian [...]
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Malaysia condemns N Korea missile launch

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The government today condemned the launch of the medium-range ballistic missile by the North Korea into the Sea of Japan. In a statement earlier, Foreign Ministry said the [...]
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Malaysia, Philippines allow greater access for their banks in both countries

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Banks in Malaysia and the Philippines will now have better access to operate in each other’s countries and have improved flexibility in terms of banking activities, [...]
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Chinese patrol ships keep presence around Malaysian reefs

Chinese patrol ships keep presence around Malaysian reefs

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Exclusive: Ship-tracking data shows Chinese coastguard vessels at Luconia Shoals, 1,000 miles from mainland Chinese coastguard vessels maintain a near-constant presence [...]
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China ships patrol Malaysian territory despite better ties

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | FMT | 6:00 AM

Three China coastguard vessels patrolled the Luconia Shoals that belong to Malaysia in January and February, says report. Despite the great relations between China and [...]
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Outrage after Malaysian MP condones rapists marrying their victims

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A member of Malaysia’s ruling coalition has sparked outrage in his majority Muslim nation by saying girls as young as nine are “physically and spiritually” [...]
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Seventeen Cambodians Repatriated From Malaysia

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Cambodia Daily | 6:00 AM

Thirteen Cambodians trafficked to Malaysia in 2015 and last year were to be repatriated on Wednesday, the Foreign Affairs Ministry announced, and another four were returned [...]
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Malaysia disappointed over EU resolution targeting palm oil

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Malaysia is disappointed with the European Parliament which has adopted a resolution that only environmentally sustainable palm oil can be imported into the European Union [...]
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