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Najib’s ‘bossku’ fame doesn’t guarantee votes, Umno sec-gen concedes

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s newfound fame with the “Malu apa bossku?” (Why the shame, boss?) trend does not automatically translate into popularity at the [...]
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Malaysia politician urged to quit over ‘Cambridge degree’

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s deputy foreign minister was urged to quit Thursday following allegations he lied about having a degree from Cambridge University, with an opposition lawmaker [...]
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Bersatu leaders defend Malaysian deputy foreign minister accused of having ‘fake Cambridge’ degree

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Senior figures from the Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) on Thursday (February 7) defended deputy Foreign minister Marzuki Yahya, after a police report was filed against [...]
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Malaysia January palm oil stockpiles forecast to fall from record high

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s palm oil stockpiles at the end of January are forecast to fall from the previous month’s record high as production eases and exports increase, [...]
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Malaysian healthcare takes top gong in global retirement survey

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts KL | 6:00 AM

Gather round, Malaysians, retirees, and everyone in between with adequate health insurance: Malaysia has just ranked first in the Best Healthcare in the World category of the [...]
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193 Bangladeshis locked up in shop house enroute to Malaysia for jobs

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police found 193 Bangladeshis locked up in a shop house after human traffickers had lured them with the promise of getting them to Malaysia for jobs, an [...]
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Umno acting president admits hazy about 1MDB scandal

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Umno acting president Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan today admitted that he did not know how to explain the issues surrounding 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), as he too did [...]
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Dutch confident Russia will agree to talks about downed flight MH17

Dutch confident Russia will agree to talks about downed flight MH17

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Dutch government said on Thursday it was “increasingly confident” that Russian officials will be willing to meet soon for private talks on who was responsible [...]
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Julau MP: 47 Malaysians believed to be human trafficking victims held in Cambodian jail

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Julau Member of Parliament Larry Sng today claimed that there are 47 Malaysians believed to be victims of a human trafficking syndicate being detained by Cambodian [...]
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Tabung Harapan’s final count: RM202m

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Tabung Harapan’s final count as of its closing date on January 14 is RM202,716,775.10, Finance minister Lim Guan Eng said today. The fund was launched in May last year [...]
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Malaysia police detain 68 Bangladeshis in a drive against illegal immigrants

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Bdnews24 | 6:00 AM

Many expatriates were detained earlier in the year while visiting the Malaysian capital during the New Year holidays. The immigration department examined the documents of 535 [...]
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Court of Appeal allows adjournment of Najib’s three appeals

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The Court of Appeal today allowed for an adjournment to hear three appeals by former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak involving interlocutory matters in connection with [...]
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Malaysia condemns flag-burning incident in Philippines

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Malaysia strongly condemns the burning of her flag in an incident in the Philippines last month. In a statement, the Foreign Ministry expressed concern over a controversial [...]
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Da Nang, Vietnam: the ‘decadent refuge’ expected to host Trump-Kim summit

Da Nang, Vietnam: the ‘decadent refuge’ expected to host Trump-Kim summit

08-Feb-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump has confirmed his second meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will take place in Vietnam from February 27 to 28. Experts say they are most [...]
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Why Vietnam for the second Trump-Kim summit?

08-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Communist-run but with capitalist leanings, and a friend to both the United States and North Korea, Vietnam will host the next summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jung Un [...]
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