Archive for February 13th, 2019

Fake degrees may be criminal fraud, says PAS

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

False academic credentials that involve falsifying documents may be considered a criminal offence under the Penal Code, PAS said today. PAS information chief Nasrudin Hassan [...]
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Najib says his Nottingham degree is legit

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

Datuk Seri Najib Razak today shrugged off doubts about his academic qualifications from UK’s University of Nottingham. When asked to clarify regarding his degree from [...]
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Unfair to help rich Malays over poor non-Malays, says Umno leader

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

Rich Malays must not expect and enjoy privileges which could otherwise be channelled to more deserving Malaysians in the country, Umno secretary-general Tan Sri Annuar Musa [...]
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The Latest: Malaysian ex-leader’s graft trial delayed

The Latest: Malaysian ex-leader’s graft trial delayed

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Latest on the trial of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak on graft charges (all times local): 5:30 p.m. A defense lawyer says former Malaysian leader Najib [...]
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Lee aims to defend Malaysia Open title in April

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Five months after Malaysian badminton officials announced that Lee Chong Wei had been diagnosed with early-stage nose cancer, the shuttler stated he was aiming to return to [...]
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UK’s Nottingham sheds light on Najib’s degree but mystery remains

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

The University of Nottingham has confirmed that former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak graduated from the UK university. The university was responding to Malay [...]
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Accountants society’s provisional membership not the same as certified accountant, Wee tells Guan Eng

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

Despite acknowledging Lim Guan Eng’s academic certificates, MCA president Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong still questioned the finance minister’s eligibility in handling [...]
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Report: Cambodia to review case of 47 Malaysian held in prison

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

The Cambodian Justice Ministry will look into the case of 47 Malaysians detained in Banteay Meanchey provisional prison over suspicions of fraud and running an illegal [...]
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Bangladesh stops more Rohingya taking risky trip to Malaysia

Bangladesh stops more Rohingya taking risky trip to Malaysia

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

Bangladesh security forces stopped 22 Rohingya Muslims from being smuggled to Malaysia by boat, officials said Monday, the second group in three days prevented from leaving [...]
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1,250 leading companies to showcase products at feed-to-food expo VIV Asia

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

VIV Asia, Asia’s top feed-to-food event covering all species and every part of the animal protein value chain, will take place from March 13 to 15 at the Bangkok [...]
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Ha Tinh maintains tough stance on Thach Khe iron mine closure

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

The central province of Ha Tinh is set to follow through with its intention of shutting down Thach Khe iron ore mine, a project having faced heavy criticism in the past due [...]
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MoIT to support domestic automobile industry projects

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will carry out solutions to support and promote the automobile industry projects of companies such as Truong Hai Automobile Company [...]
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LOGIVAN raises $5.5 mn in funding round

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam-based logistics startup LOGIVAN has announced it raised $5.5 million in a funding round from angel investors and venture capital firms across Asia, including Matrix [...]
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Ministry urges supervision on certification for electric bikes

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has urged supervision to be enhanced on certificates of origin for Vietnamese electric bikes. The warning over origin fraud was raised [...]
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North-South Expressway a top priority for government in 2019

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Eleven components of the North-South Expressway are among the top priority this year, the government has said. Three of them are publicly funded and the rest will be built [...]
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