Archive for July 22nd, 2019

Malaysian PM Mahathir calls for party unity as sex tape scandal deepens rifts

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad called on Friday for unity in his ruling coalition, saying his administration could risk losing power due to infighting, as a sex [...]
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Watch out for opportunists within Pakatan, Dr M warns PKR leaders

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today warned PKR’s leadership to be careful of opportunists seeking to advance their self-interests by entering Pakatan [...]
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AirAsia to appeal High Court’s decision over RM40.6m PSC payment to Malaysia Airports

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Budget carrier AirAsia said today it will appeal against the High Court’s ruling which mandated it pay RM40.6 million in outstanding Passenger Service Charges (PSC) to [...]
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MACC educating businesses ahead of new corporate corruption clause in 2020

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has embarked on an awareness programme ahead of the June 2020 enforcement date of a new legal provision Section 17A of the [...]
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Anwar urges PKR leaders to focus on delivering Pakatan’s unfulfilled pledges

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Maly Mail | 6:02 AM

PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said it is crucial for the Pakatan Harapan government to focus on its unfulfilled election promises. He said since Pakatan took power [...]
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Don’t lose sight of important issues, Anwar says as troubled PKR convenes for retreat

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Maly Mail | 6:02 AM

PKR should not lose sight of important issues affecting the country, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said today amid growing tensions within the party. “Let’s take a [...]
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Thanksgiving event for Azmin ‘victory’ in slander rejection, PKR Wanita chief explains

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Datuk Seri Azmin Ali’s supporters will be holding a ceremony this Sunday for thanksgiving prayers over his alleged victory in rejecting politics using slander in the [...]
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All state chiefs except three have signed letter of pledge backing Anwar, says Terengganu PKR chief

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

To date, 11 PKR state chiefs have signed a letter of support backing Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim who has come under fire from allies over a sex scandal conspiracy except four; [...]
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Cesar Pelli, creator of Malaysia’s Petronas Towers dies aged 92

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Cesar Pelli, the Argentine architect and creator of Malaysia’s Petronas Towers and New York’s One World Financial Centre, died Friday at the age of 92, his family [...]
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China and Vietnam face off in South China Sea over resource rich Vanguard Reef

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:02 AM

Tensions are rising in the South China Sea, with a potential flashpoint developing between China and Vietnam, who are engaged in a weeks-long “stand-off” over the [...]
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Vietnam demands China withdraw vessel from South China Sea

Vietnam demands China withdraw vessel from South China Sea

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Vietnam has called on China to remove an oil exploration ship from disputed waters near the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Reports in recent days have suggested a [...]
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Cambodian women face surrogacy charges after Vietnam births

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Three Cambodian women have been charged with violating surrogacy and human trafficking laws after they gave birth to babies they delivered to Chinese nationals in Vietnam, a [...]
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