Archive for January 28th, 2019

Najib’s ‘king of trolls’ claim a bid for sympathy, Dr M says

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The whole fuss about Datuk Seri Najib Razak declaring himself as the so-called “king of trolls” was merely a ploy to seek public sympathy, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad [...]
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Confirming police raid, law firm says some Goldman Sachs documents under attorney-client privilege

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Rahmat Lim & Partners, the law firm raided by police this morning in connection with the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), has said that there were documents that it [...]
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Guan Eng: Auditor-General report proves Pahang owes federal govt RM3.2b

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Finance minister Lim Guan Eng today reiterated that the Pahang state government indeed owes the federal government RM3.178 billion. He said Pahang Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Wan [...]
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Malaysia’s condom manufacturer, Karex faces allegation over harsh labour practices

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The world’s biggest condom manufacturer, Karex Bhd has been implicated by a news report for alleged unfair treatment of its foreign labour. According to UK-based daily [...]
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Over 85,000 barred from entering Malaysia last year

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | NST | 6:00 AM

The Immigration Department barred 85,964 out of 22.6 million foreigners from entering Malaysia last year. Deputy Home minister Datuk Mohd Azis Jamman said they were slapped [...]
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Malaysian police seek parents of fugitive 1MDB financier Jho Low

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Malaysian police are seeking the parents of a financier wanted in connection with a multi billion dollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), in the [...]
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Malaysian who collected more than $1M in China official impersonation scam jailed 4 years 10 months

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:00 AM

Lured by the promise of “easy money”, a Malaysian agreed to act as a money mule by collecting more than a million dollars belonging to Singaporeans who were [...]
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Malaysia Airlines inflight magazine to drop the word ‘pork’ from future issues

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The word ‘pork’ will no longer appear in Malaysia Airlines inflight magazine, Going Places. It is learnt that the move to disallow the word from being used came [...]
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What does new Malaysia mean?

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | NST | 6:00 AM

SINCE Pakatan Harapan the government at the federal level and in several states after the 14th general Election, one of the popular slogans that has emerged is “New [...]
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Petrol pump prices stay for another week

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The retail price of RON95 and RON97 petrol will stay the same for next week at RM1.98 and RM2.28 per litre respectively, the Ministry of Finance announced today. Effective [...]
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OCBC Bank sees moderate growth in Malaysia in 2019

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | NST | 6:00 AM

OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Bhd expects Malaysia to see smaller gross domestic product (GDP) growth this year at 4.4 per cent, driven mostly by domestic consumption. This, according [...]
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Appointment of the King proves Malaysia is a sovereign nation Lim Guan Eng

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

The DAP has conveyed its congratulations on the selection of the Sultan of Pahang, Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah as the 16th Yang di-Pertuan [...]
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Loke: Malaysia has counter-proposed Singapore with shorter suspension period for ILS

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Malaysia has issued a counter proposal to Singapore to shorten the suspension period of the restricted area over Pasir Gudang and the new landing procedures at Seletar [...]
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Burma army chief must be prosecuted for Rohingya ‘genocide’: UN rights envoy

Burma army chief must be prosecuted for Rohingya ‘genocide’: UN rights envoy

28-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Myanmar’s army chief should be prosecuted for genocide against the Rohingya Muslim minority, a UN human rights investigator said, adding that holding perpetrators to [...]
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