Malaysia: 35 treated for methane poisoning World

Malaysia: 35 treated for methane poisoning

Thirty-five people, mainly students, have been hospitalised after breathing in methane from chemical waste that had been illegally dumped into a river in Pasir Gudang, Johor state, Malaysian authorities said on March 7.
Malaysian police bust major phone swindle ring World

Malaysian police bust major phone swindle ring

Malaysian police said on September 28 that up to 93 Chinese citizens and six Malaysians have been detained on suspicion of being involved in swindling money from people in China through a telephone scam.
Malaysia, Singapore enhance railway cooperation  World

Malaysia, Singapore enhance railway cooperation

Malaysia and Singapore will sign a bilateral agreement for the Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link – a railway route linking Johor Baru in Johor State and Singapore’s Woodlands, according to the New Straits Times.
Malaysia probes collision of US destroyer World

Malaysia probes collision of US destroyer

Malaysia has formed a special team to investigate the collision of the USS John S. McCain destroyer of the US with a Liberian-flagged merchant vessel seven nautical miles off the coast of its Johor state on August 21.