Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Local news for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
1 hr ago | Bangkok Post
Muslim tourists have long chosen Malaysia, its beaches and its malls as a holiday destination thanks to cultural affinity.
3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
The Republic of Guinea is looking up to Malaysia's expertise in the palm oil sector to boost the two nations' bilateral trade ties, which was valued at US$45 million last year, and the African republic has selected K Global Ventures Sdn.
KUALA LUMPUR: Air quality was at the unhealthy levels in nine areas in the country as at 2pm Tuesday with the worst-hit being Sibu in Sarawak.
A string of aviation tragedies is igniting calls for airlines to adopt technology that can send a plane's flight data - the critical information stored in black boxes - from the air to the ground in real time.
Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam will lead the ministry's team in expediting the Disaster Victim Indentification process to enable speedier repatriation of the remains of Malaysians who perished in the Malaysia Airlines MH17 aircraft tragedy.
An international team of forensics experts and investigators does not expect to reach the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before Wednesday or even Thursday, two full weeks after it was shot down by an antiaircraft missile fired from rebel-held territory, an official said Tuesday.
Malaysian Airline System Bhd is facing an influx of passenger cancellations after the carrier's second disaster this year, adding to the strains of a company that's bracing for a fourth consecutive annual loss.
SINGAPORE/HONG KONG, July 28 Fitch Ratings will hold two teleconferences to discuss the outlook for Asia-Pacific sovereign ratings on Thursday, 31 July 2014.
It's almost a predictable scenario: a plane crashes and rescuers fan out in a frantic search for survivors.
ELEVEN nations whose citizens were killed in the MH17 tragedy are undertaking legal recourse beginning today against those responsible for blowing the Malaysia Airlines jet out of the sky on July 17. Attorney-General Tan Sri Abdul Gani Patail told the Media Prima reporters that Malaysian police had opened an investigation paper into the MH17 case ... (more)
A couple watches the a Malaysia Airlines plane taxi on the runway at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang on July 27, 2014.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 28 -- The quality of air was at an unhealthy level in Tanjung Malim, Perak; Sibu, Sarawak; and Kuala Selangor and Port Klang in Selangor as at 7 am today, with the Air Pollutant Index exceeding 100.
Signs of the times: A family walking past a billboard posted with messages of condolence for the flight tragedies and a message against the atrocities in Palestine in George Town, Penang.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 04:07 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC