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Dane finds there is so much to see and do in Malaysia

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Thestar | 6:00 AM

A WORD that Fredrik B. Gumpel will never forget is tunai (cash). Gumpel’s funny encounter at a toll booth led him to learn his first Bahasa Malaysia word. “It was [...]
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Malaysia arrests 3 ‘fresh’ ISIS militants recruited via Facebook

Malaysia arrests 3 ‘fresh’ ISIS militants recruited via Facebook

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

They were “fresh” but eager to be militants after being recruited via Facebook just three months ago. Three would-be Malaysian militants, arrested at the Kuala [...]
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ISIS fighters from Malaysia, Indonesia form military unit

ISIS fighters from Malaysia, Indonesia form military unit

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Thestar | 6:00 AM

Militants from Indonesia and Malaysia fighting in Syria have formed a military unit for Malay-speaking ISIS fighters, and analysts fear this could expand their reach in [...]
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Malaysian producer held in UK over terrorism suspicions

29-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Themalaymailonline | 6:00 AM

A self-employed Malaysian TV producer was arrested in the UK yesterday after being suspected as a terrorist, amid the growing spotlight on Malaysia over the participation of [...]
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Indonesia, Malaysia drawing up haze agreement

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 9:00 AM

Indonesia and Malaysia are working on a bilateral pact to better tackle the annual transboundary haze, according to officials from both countries who said the tie-up would [...]
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Nieminen Beats Mayer to Advance at Malaysia Open

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 9:00 AM

Jarkko Nieminen of Finland upset third-seeded Leonardo Mayer of Argentina 7-6 (5), 6-4 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Malaysian Open on Thursday. The 33-year-old [...]
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Malaysia proves to be Taiwanese doctors’ El Dorado

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Rakyat Post | 9:00 AM

Many trained Taiwanese doctors are flocking to Malaysia, attracted by better-paid positions, lower taxes and lesser workload compared with their home country, a business and [...]
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Malaysia’s Petronas threatens to cancel its $10 billion LNG project in B.C.

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Edmonton Journal | 9:00 AM

Petronas, Malaysia’s state-owned oil and gas giant, says it may pull the plug on its massive liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in British Columbia, Britain’s [...]
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Analysts: PAS will continue losing middle Malaysia if it continues to lean right

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Malaymail Online | 9:00 AM

PAS is already losing ground among middle Malaysia as the Islamist party grows more religiously conservative but it can reverse the decline if its leaders correct its course, [...]
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PM: Malaysia stands on its own principles, no need to choose between US and China

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Malaymail Online | 9:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said today Malaysia did not choose between the United States and China in developing its relationship with the two superpowers. The Malaysian prime [...]
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Malay-speaking Isis fighters come together under new unit, report says

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 9:00 AM

Militants from Indonesia and Malaysia fighting in Syria have come together on common language and culture, forming their own military unit and prompting fears of the Islamic [...]
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Islamic State ‘brand’ gains ground among Asian militants

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:00 AM

A threat by Philippine militants to kill a German hostage in a show of solidarity with Islamic State is the latest sign that the Middle East group’s brand of radicalism [...]
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Sedition Act: the one law to rule them all?

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 9:00 AM

In his own words, Senator Datuk Paul Low went to the lion’s den yesterday and bravely defended the government line about the necessity of the Sedition Act to prevent [...]
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Microsoft Malaysia sponsors the Malaysia Open Source Conference 2014

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Hardware Zone | 9:00 AM

More than 300 participants took part in the Malaysia Open Source Conference 2014 held in Menara Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur recently. The two day event [...]
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Three on way to Turkey detained for suspected Isis links, says report

27-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 9:00 AM

Police have detained an architect, a technician and a shopkeeper who are suspected jihadists, The Star reports, coming on the heels of Malaysia’s move to designate [...]
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