Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 hrs ago | The Star Online
KUALA LUMPUR: Police acted swiftly in detaining Islamist militant Fadli Sadama in Malaysia to avert any possible terror attacks from being carried out in the country.
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4 hrs ago | Business Times
Samsung Engineering has formalised the signing of a US$770 million contract with Petroliam Nasional Bhd and Hess, a United States energy company, to build a large-scale gas terminal in Terengganu.
9 hrs ago | The Star Online
IT was a treat for batik lovers as 12 different themed batik designs were showcased during the grand finals of the Piala Seri Endon Batik Design Competition 2013.
13 hrs ago | Jalopnik
A huge supercar parade in Malaysia has claimed three lives. No, they aren't human lives, but they are raging bull-lives.
Palm oil imports by India, the world's biggest buyer, probably climbed for the first time since June as traders rebuilt reserves from the lowest level in 21 months amid a delay in the domestic oilseed harvest.
Jars of eyes: Sample of the contact lens are placed at the stall for customers to have a peek at it before purchasing.
Severe flooding in Malaysia has left a second person dead and two missing, while the number of evacuees has risen to some 56,000, a report and officials said Thursday.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malayan Banking Bhd has stepped forward to help its customers affected by floods in various states by offering a six-month moratorium for monthly instalment payments of loans, as well as waivers of certain charges.
Jordan will be the first Arabic host of a women's tournament. India gets the Under-17 World Cup in 2017, and the Under-17 Women's World Cup goes to Jordan in 2016.
HANS Isaac is no stranger to taking risks. In fact, a large part of the 42-year-old actor's career success can be attributed to simply this: Daring to roll the dice.
UPDATE3 KUALA LUMPUR - Despite clear-cut numbers provided by the Election Commission, often accused of bias towards his own coalition,Prime Minister Najib Razak told his Umno party that they had won the popular vote during the recent 13th general election.
Lights on: Electricity tariffs in Malaysia will rise by around 15 per cent next year, the government said on Monday.
A parked sedan rolled into the Malaysian premier's official car at parliament on Wednesday, but the prime minister was not hurt, an official said.
Hong kong and mainland developers and investors are flocking to Malaysia, a country comparatively friendly to overseas investors and with a population that is 30 percent ethnic Chinese.
The Fire and Rescue Department has deployed personnel from other states to help in the evacuation and rescue of flood victims in the flood-hit states.
The Medini area in the southern state of Johor is the only section of the $30 billion Iskandar Development Region to get an exemption from a 30 per cent property gains tax announced in October to cool soaring property prices, government officials said [KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia has granted a substantial tax break to a zone in a showpiece investment ... (more)