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Malaysia’s economy expanded 5.8pct in Q4, 2014 and 6pct for 2014

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s economy expanded 5.8 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014 supported largely by strong domestic demand while for the year, the country’s GDP grew 6 [...]
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Malaysia Growth Quickens in Pick-Up That May Already Be Waning

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Amid a sliding currency and a flirtation with default by its state investment company, Malaysia got some good news Thursday: its economy unexpectedly accelerated last [...]
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MH370 Chinese families plan sit-in at MAS office

MH370 Chinese families plan sit-in at MAS office

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Family members of several Chinese passengers on board missing flight MH370 arrived in Kuala Lumpur early today threatening a sit-in protest at the Malaysia Airlines office, [...]
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How did your family become so rich, DAP lawmaker asks Najib

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak should explain his family’s unexplained wealth following a The New York Times expose of high-end property purchases linked to his movie producer [...]
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Malaysia in international doghouse after sodomy verdict, says DAP

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Malaysia is once again in the international doghouse, following the Federal Court’s decision yesterday to sentence Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to prison, DAP said today. [...]
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Family of Malaysia’s Anwar launches freedom campaign

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The family of jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim on Wednesday described his five-year incarceration as an “outrage” and vowed an international [...]
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Malaysia in international doghouse after sodomy verdict, says DAP

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Malaysia is once again in the international doghouse, following the Federal Court’s decision yesterday to sentence Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to prison, DAP said today. [...]
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Analysis: Anwar conviction complicates US-Malaysia ties

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The sodomy conviction of Malaysia’s opposition leader has set back, but not unraveled, Washington’s improved ties with a country that is becoming increasingly [...]
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Malaysia arrests cartoonist for criticising Anwar verdict judges

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Malaysia has arrested a cartoonist for sedition over a Twitter post that criticised the judiciary for upholding a five-year jail term for opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, who [...]
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Australian lawmaker calls Anwar’s verdict ‘a travesty of justice’

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

The Federal Court’s decision to uphold the guilty verdict in opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s sodomy case drew ire from Australian lawmakers. Foreign [...]
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Malaysia’s Anwar jailed for 5 years after losing appeal in sodomy trial

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s highest court rejected on Tuesday an appeal by opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim against a sodomy conviction, sending the politician who poses the greatest [...]
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Is Anwar Ibrahim’s political career over?

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Al Jazeera | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s highest court has upheld opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim’s conviction on sodomy charges, losing his last chance at an appeal. Anwar was once considered [...]
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US ‘deeply disappointed’ by jailing of Malaysia’s Anwar

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States said Tuesday it was “deeply disappointed and concerned” over the decision by Malaysia’s highest court to send opposition leader Anwar [...]
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Anwar’s verdict demeans democracy, judiciary, says human rights group

Anwar’s verdict demeans democracy, judiciary, says human rights group

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s conviction in a “preposterous trial” that has been universally condemned proves Malaysia’s criminal justice system is frail [...]
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EU, Canada remind Putrajaya the importance of a free judiciary

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

The European Union (EU) and Canada have expressed concern over the Federal Court’s decision to uphold de facto PKR leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s conviction [...]
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