Category Archives: Education

Swinburne Sarawak opens ‘Centre for Digital Future’ for techies

KUCHING: Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus marked a new milestone in its innovation and research works with the opening of its Centre for Digital Future yesterday.Assistant Minister of Education and Technological Research Dr Annuar Rapa...

FOREIGN MINISTER ANIFAH LEADS MALAYSIAN DELEGATION TO 50TH AMM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Foreign Minister Anifah Aman is leading the Malaysian delegation at the 50th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMM) and related meetings in Manila, the Philippines, from Aug 2 to 8. In a statement, the Foreign Ministry said Anifah

MALAYSIA: CALLS TO SEVERE TIES WITH MYANMAR UNJUSTIFIED

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The calls to severe diplomatic relations with Myanmar is unjustified, as it will only marginalise that country, and narrowing the chances of Malaysia and other ASEAN countries to stop the oppression of the Rohingya Muslims in

PLAY GREATER ROLE TO EXPLOIT REGIONS’ UNTAPPED POTENTIALS, PRIVATE SECTORS TOLD

BANGKOK, Thailand -- The private sectors in ASEAN and India need to play a greater role to exploit the regions' huge untapped potentials, said Malaysia's International Trade and Industry Minister, Mustapa Mohamad. "India has done very well, growing at ...

MALAYSIA: GOVT INITIATIVES PROVE WRONG ‘FAILED STATE’ ALLEGATIONS – PM NAJIB

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The various initiatives of the government to strengthen the national economy have borne fruit and proved wrong the allegations condemning Malaysia as a failed state, Najib Tun Razak said today. The Prime Minister said the gove...

MALAYSIAN PM NAJIB TO GROUNDBREAK EAST COAST RAIL PROJECT ON AUG 9

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 1 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Najib Tun Abdul Razak will officiate the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project groundbreaking ceremony at Bandar Baru Kuantan, Pahang state on Aug 9. Malaysia Rail Link Sdn Bhd (MRL) Chief Executive

AIRASIA EYES FLYING 1.5 MLN MALAYSIAN PASSENGERS TO INDONESIA BY YEAR-END

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia -- Low-cost airline, AirAsia Bhd, is optimistic of achieving the target of flying 1.5 million Malaysian passengers to Indonesia by year-end, in conjunction with Indonesia Tourism's 'Wonderful Indonesia' campaign. Its Chief Executive...

MALAYSIA TO SIGN FTAS WITH HK, IRAN BY YEAR-END

SERDANG, Malaysia -- Malaysia is expected to sign free trade agreements (FTAs) with Hong Kong and Iran by year-end, said International Trade and Industry Minister, Ong Ka Chuan.He said to-date Malaysia has signed 13 FTAs with its ASEAN and dialogue

MALAYSIAN WINS ASIAN JNR BADMINTON TITLE

JAKARTA-- Malaysian junior shuttler Leong Jun Hao emerged as the best in the region by claiming the men's singles title at the Asian Junior Championships here Sunday.The 18-year-old fought hard for one hour and 14 minutes to claim a 21-6,

MALAYSIA: FOREIGN MINISTER ANIFAH MAKES OFFICIAL VISIT TO VIETNAM, CO-CHAIR JCM

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia � Foreign Minister Anifah Aman is undertaking an official visit to Vietnam from today till July 28 to co-chair the 5th Joint Commission Meeting (JCM) on Economic, Scientific and Technological Cooperation between Malaysia and Vietnam with his Vietnamese