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DPM washes federal government’s hands of child marriage legislation, says states won’t budge

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts KL | 6:02 AM

Child marriage was a hot topic at today’s Dewan Rakyat Question Time session, with deputy prime minister Dr Wan Azisah Wan Ismail appearing to wash the [...]
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Pakatan to move no-confidence vote against Dr M? Anwar says a bluff, leaders solidly behind PM

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has dismissed rumours that Pakatan Harapan (PH) component leaders are planning to oust Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as prime minister after losing in the [...]
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From bank to co-working space: Penang’s 87-year-old Standard Chartered building reopens

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The grand colonial-style building here that used to house the Standard Chartered Bank for over 87 years has been converted into a co-working space called Spaces Beach Street. [...]
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Report: Putrajaya’s proposed new economic corridor could revive HSR project sooner

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The federal government could resume the postponed high-speed rail (HSR) project with Singapore sooner than expected if a new planned development blueprint is passed by the [...]
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As Malaysia’s voter disenchantment grows, time for Pakatan to get the economy moving

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Yes, it is true the government needs time to fix a lot of structural issues plaguing the country, and yes, it is true that many things cannot change overnight. But if there [...]
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Najib agrees Umno reps who met Azmin, including cousin, should face disciplinary squad

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak is in agreement with Umno leaders to refer party lawmakers in a clandestine meeting with political nemeses last night to their disciplinary committee. [...]
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PM says unsure if Malaysia ready for transition of power

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad explained today that he is not sure if Malaysians are prepared for him to step down as prime minister, even as this was suggested as among the reasons [...]
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Malaysia’s October CPI rises 1.1pct y/y, matches September pace

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Malaysia’s consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.1 percent in October from a year earlier, the same pace as the previous month, government data showed on Wednesday. The [...]
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Najib-Arul Kanda trial: Audio clip reveals Ali Hamsa saying 1MDB audit report changes for national interest, to protect PM’s name

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The voice recording of a February 2016 meeting to discuss changes to the Auditor-General’s (A-G) audit report on 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) that was played in [...]
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Ruckus in Parliament over ‘flying car’

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Datuk Seri Mohd Redzuan Yusof was put on the defensive during Question Time today when Opposition lawmakers besieged him over the “flying car” issue after it was [...]
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PM: US rewarding violence, murder by backing Israel’s settlements in West Bank

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today chided Washington for backing Israel to build Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, slamming the move as absurd and which amounts to [...]
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Ali Hamsa: AGC’s Dzulkifli, who later became MACC chief, advised on removal of Najib’s role in 1MDB audit report

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Tan Sri Dzulkifli Ahmad who had given his legal advice as an Attorney general’s Chambers (AGC) representative on the removal of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s mention [...]
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Malaysia’s window of opportunity is closing fast: Daniel Moss

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

When a nonagenarian political veteran runs a campaign promising change, it’s only a matter of time before that message comes full circle. For Malaysia’s prime [...]
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World Bank: Malaysia’s agricultural productivity less than half that of high-income countries

21-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Malaysia’s agricultural productivity is 45 per cent of the average among high-income countries, says a World Bank report on Agricultural Transformation and Inclusive [...]
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Azmin says not unusual to meet Umno MPs, will go to PKR meeting tomorrow if free

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

PKR deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali has downplayed his meeting with 22 Umno MPs including Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein at his official residence in Putrajaya last [...]
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