Daily Archives: May 18, 2018

NO AGENDA SET YET FOR SATURDAY’S MEETING BETWEEN MALAYSIAN PM MAHATHIR DAN SINGAPORE’S LEE

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 (NNN-CNA) Malaysia's new prime minister, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, could not confirm if the KL-Singapore high-speed rail (HSR) project would be on the agenda when he meets Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Saturday.When asked ...

The Philippines, Usually a Receiver of Foreign Aid, Offers Some

The Philippines, usually a receiver of international aid, got a unique chance this week to give some as the government agreed to help struggling Papua New Guinea with rice cultivation.Philippine and Papua New Guinean officials signed an agreement Wedne...

MALAYSIA: HANDBAGS, CASH, JEWELLERY SEIZED BY POLICE AT CONDO LINKED TO FORMER PM NAJIB

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 (NNN-AGENCIES) Malaysian police seized 284 boxes containing designer handbags and dozens of bags stuffed with cash and jewellery from a private residence linked to former prime minister Najib Razak on Friday morning.The items were ...

US References to Libya Model Ahead of Kim Summit Confuse

Libya is suddenly on the lips of President Donald Trump and his hawkish national security adviser John Bolton ahead of the much-vaunted summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, or more precisely, the "Libya model" is.There seems to be