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China Expected to Gain in Asian Maritime Dispute after Regional Defense Leaders Meeting

TAIPEI China is likely to come away from a regional meeting of defense leaders this month with tentative new support around Asia, bolstering its expansion in a disputed sea, according to regional analysts.Defense ministers from China and up

Malaysian Leader Mahathir Confirms Decision to Free Uyghurs

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad confirmed on Monday that his government had freed 11 ethnic Uyghur Muslims, saying the refugees had not broken laws in his country, in a move that defied Beijing's request that they be repatriated.Malaysia allo...

THAILAND RECORDS HIGHEST NUMBER OF LOST MALAYSIAN PASSPORT

By Mohd Haikal Mohd IsaBANGKOK, Thailand Thailand is one of the countries which recorded the most number of lost Malaysian passports and 90 per cent of the lost documents were reported in major shopping areas in Bangkok city. A total

MALAYSIA: POLICE CONFIRM NAJIB’S AIDE LODGED POLICE REPORT

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Oct 13 (NNN-Bernama) � The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) confirmed that it had received a report lodged by an aide to former prime minister Najib Tun Razak. Without giving further details, Sentul District Police Chief, ACP S.

Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:?Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met today with Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos in Washington, DC. During the meeting, they discussed the strategic importance of the Eastern Medi...

MALAYSIA:LET’S TAKE A LEAF FROM ESTONIA’S DIGITAL GOVERNMENT EXPERIENCE

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Oct 9 (NNN-Bernama) Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo today said the digital government seen in Estonia is the one that he aspires for Malaysia. He noted that the northern European country was ranked 'the mo...

Distrust of China Sparks Philippines, US to Step up Joint Military Exercises

TAIPEI, TAIWAN The Philippines will increase the number of joint military exercises with the United States next year to rebuild ties with an old, widely trusted ally in case China threatens Manila's sensitive maritime claims, despite a growing

MALAYSIA, SWITZERLAND TO FORM SPECIAL OIL PALM COMMITTEE

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Ministry of Primary Industries and the Swiss Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research (EAER) will form a special joint committee comprising experts from both nations to cooperate on issues relating to pa...

Asian Lender Says Trade Wars, Debt Adding to Financial Risks

BANGKOK Trade conflicts, rising debt and the potential impact from rising interest rates in the U.S. will likely dampen growth in the coming year, the Asian Development Bank said Wednesday in an update of its regional economic outlook

MALAYSIA: TEENAGE DELIVERY BOY CRUSHED BETWEEN LIFT DOORS IN GEORGE TOWN

GEORGE TOWN, Penang state, Malaysia Sept 24 (NNN-Bernama)A 19-year-old died after he got stuck between two doors of a service lift while delivering poultry to a nasi kandar restaurant in Jalan Penang, here yesterday. Northeast District Police chief ACP...