Category Archives: Politics

MALAYSIA’S ECONOMY GROWS 5.8 PCT IN Q2

KUALA LUMPUR-- Malaysia's economy recorded a robust expansion in the second quarter (Q2) of 2017, recording a 5.8 per cent growth in gross domestic product (GDP) compared with 4.0 per cent in the same quarter last year. The expansion in

MALAYSIA’S ECONOMY GROWS 5.8 PCT IN Q2

KUALA LUMPUR-- Malaysia's economy recorded a robust expansion in the second quarter (Q2) of 2017, recording a 5.8 per cent growth in gross domestic product (GDP) compared with 4.0 per cent in the same quarter last year. The expansion in

MALAYSIA TARGETS U.S. VISA WAIVER THROUGH SKIN – DEPUTY PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Malaysia targets to be the third ASEAN country accepted into the United States Visa Waiver Programme (VWP) through the implementation of the National Immigration Control System or SKIN (Sistem Kawalan Imigresen Nasional) by 20...

COURTESY CALL ON H.E. AMBASSADOR BY LIC. SAID LOUAHABI, DIRECTOR GENERAL OF GLOBAL CONSULTING AND BUSINESS HALAL MEXICO S.A. DE C.V.

On 9th August 2017, Lic. Said Louahabi, Director General of Global Consulting and Business Halal Mexico S.A. de C.V. called on H.E. Ambassador Mohammad Azhar Mazlan, Malaysian Ambassador to Mexico at the Chancery. Present also was Mr. Mohd. Hafiz Abdul...

PHILIPPINE TROOPS KILL EXTREMIST BEHIND ABDUCTION OF TAIWANESE IN MALAYSIA

MANILA, Aug 15 (NNN-BenarNews) -- Philippine troops killed a ranking leader of the Abu Sayyaf group who was behind high-profile abductions including the 2013 kidnapping of a Taiwanese tourist in Malaysia, the military said Monday.Abu Sayyaf subleader S...

MALAYSIA: READING OF CHARGES FOR ‘MONSTER DAD’ TAKES TWO DAYS

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia Aug 10 (NNN-THE STAR) -- The Sessions Court here completed reading the remaining charges against a "monster dad" who allegedly sodomised his 15-year-old daughter. The 36-year-old divorcee appeared calm but hung his head low when the...

15th JOINT COMMISSION FOR BILATERAL COOPERATION (JCBC) BETWEEN MALAYSIA AND THE REPUBLIC OF INDONESIA JAKARTA, INDONESIA, 10-11 AUGUST 2017

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dato' Sri Anifah Hj. Aman will lead the Malaysian delegation to attend the 15th Joint Commission for Bilateral Cooperation (JCBC) between Malaysia and the Republic of Indonesia in Jakarta, Indonesia from 10 to 11 August...

MALAYSIA’S TOTAL TRADE EXPECTED TO REACH RM1.6 TLN THIS YEAR- MITI

KUALA LUMPUR, -- The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) is confident that Malaysia's total trade would increase to RM1.6 trillion this year, as compared to RM1.49 trillion in 2016. Second MITI Minister Ong Ka Chuan said based on

ASEAN CONF ON HEALTHY AGING IN MALAYSIA ON OCT 10

KUALA LUMPUR, -- The first ASEAN Conference on Healthy Ageing is slated to be held in Kuching, Sarawak in Oct 10 to 12.Themed 'Challenges, Successes and the Journey Ahead', the conference is aimed at improving policies and the quality of

OFFICIAL VISIT OF H.E WANG YONG STATE COUNCILOR OF THE STATE COUNCIL OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA TO MALAYSIA 8-10 AUGUST 2017

The State Councilor of the State Council of the People's Republic of China (PRC), H.E Wang Yong will undertake an official visit to Malaysia from 8 to 10 August 2017. H.E Wang Yong will be attending the Ground