Archive for September 11th, 2018

Anwar’s lawyer tells Shafee to come up with better explanation for RM9.5 mil

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Gurdial Singh Nijar, the lawyer representing PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, says the explanation by Tan Sri Shafee Abdullah on why he received RM9.5 million [...]
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33 years after Dr Mahathir’s first visit to China

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Free Malaysia Today | 6:00 AM

Watching the television coverage of Dr Mahathir Mohamad arriving in Beijing last month on his first official visit to China since returning to office brought back many [...]
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Three months on, Najib says seized foreign currencies leftover from past trips

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has finally come out with an explanation for the RM116.7 million in multiple currencies seized by investigators from properties linked to the former [...]
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Anwar to decide soon where he will contest

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

PKR de-factor leader, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is considering three Parliamentary seats in the north, central, south region for his political comeback. The former deputy [...]
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Expose on 1MDB to be printed in UK despite libel threats, Rewcastle-Brown says

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The launch of the book Sarawak Report by noted journalist Clare Rewcastle-Brown in the UK will continue despite being delayed due to potential libel suits by fugitive [...]
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Dr M: PPBM to ensure no more abuses of Malay benefits

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) chair Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the party intends to ensure that the benefits given to the Malay community will not end up being [...]
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Anwar meets Daim for chat on economy, stronger Bumiputera agencies

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

PKR president-elect Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said today he had met with the federal government’s influential adviser Tun Daim Zainuddin to talk about issues such as the [...]
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Cambodia opposition leader released from jail

Cambodia opposition leader released from jail

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Cambodia’s opposition leader Kem Sokha was released from jail early Monday a year after he was detained on treason charges, as the country’s strongman ruler [...]
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Former opposition party leader freed in Cambodia

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The leader of Cambodia’s now dissolved opposition party was released on bail Monday after being jailed for a year on a treason charge. The Phnom Penh Municipal Court [...]
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Cambodian opposition leader released but put under house arrest

Cambodian opposition leader released but put under house arrest

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of supporters of the leader of Cambodia’s main opposition party Kem Sokha gathered outside his house on Monday after he was released on bail after spending [...]
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Bangladesh calls for pressure on Burma on Rohingya repatriation

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Bangladesh’s prime minister urged the global community, including the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), on Sunday to increase pressure on Myanmar to ensure the [...]
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M&A bundling up companies in local packaging market

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

Mergers and acquisitions transactions in the Vietnamese packaging industry continues strongly, with local companies becoming potential targets for foreign investors. In the [...]
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Vietnam software industry sees robust growth

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s software industry is growing strongly with revenues of existing companies surging and Vingroup announcing its entry into the sector. Quang Trung Software City [...]
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HCM City’s innovation district, a launch pad for 4th industrial revolution

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

By merging districts 2, 9 and Thu Duc into a single innovation district, HCM City wants to create a new driving force for economic prosperity in the era of the fourth [...]
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Vietnamese spend big on pricey tours at ITE

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Local people spent billions of dong buying outbound tours at the International Tourism Expo in HCM City (ITE HCM City 2018). Many travel firms reported their tour sales [...]
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