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It’s been a hectic year for Malaysia’s ambassador to Japan

TOKYO: It has been quite a hectic stint for Datuk Kennedy Jawan in the almost one year that he has been here as Malaysia’s Ambassador to Japan. Last month, the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah and

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Fewer cyberbullying cases, but threat still looming

KUALA LUMPUR: Although the incidence of cyberbullying has shown a downward trend in Malaysia in recent times, it is however by no means an indicator that the menace is well under control. According to statistics provided by Cyber999 Help Centre,

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India resumes buying M’sian palm oil as KL offers discount

Indian refiners have resumed buying Malaysian palm oil after a gap of nearly a month and contracted around 70,000 tonnes of shipments in December as Kuala Lumpur offered a US$5 (RM20.7) per tonne discount over supplies from rival Indonesia, five

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Maybank: Malaysia’s aviation industry bogged down by inherent weaknesses

KUALA LUMPUR: The US Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) move to downgrade Malaysia’s air safety rating is something that many industry professionals and academians have forewarned amid many of the inherent weakness, the Maybank IB Research revealed today. According to an

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Cheng Hoe: I don´t like to give excuses

PETALING JAYA: Despite being aware of the high hopes of Malaysians on the national football squad to qualify for the Asian Cup 2023 resting on his shoulders, chief coach Tan Cheng Hoe does not want to be labeled as a

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Lynas: Australia wants conditions dropped

BANGKOK: The Australian government is hoping that Malaysia will drop conditions imposed on rare earth company Lynas Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. operating in Gebeng, Kuantan. This was among the matters raised in talks between Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad

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Muhyiddin: Malaysia can become ‘the new tiger’ if people continue to support PH

PONTIAN: Malaysia will continue to be developed till it emerges as the ‘new Tiger of Asia’ if the people continue giving their support and mandate to the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government to administer the country, PH deputy president Tan Sri

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Malaysia, China to film ´The Cheng Ho Series´

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia and China relations marked another milestone as both countries have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to film an epic biographical series of historical figure Cheng Ho, taking the People-to-People Bond under Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)

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Dr Mahathir’s visit to Turkmenistan to further boost ties

ASHGABAT: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s visit to Turkmenistan beginning Sunday (Oct 27) is expected to further strengthen existing friendly ties between Malaysia and this Central Asian nation. Malaysian ambassador to Turkmenistan Roseli Abdul said the Prime Minister’s visit was upon

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Malaysia, Azerbaijan agree to expand cooperation

BAKU: Malaysia and Azerbaijan have agreed to strengthen their bilateral ties, especially in the energy and tourism sectors. The understanding was reached when Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad made a courtesy call on Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev at the

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