Malaysia to pick new king on January 24 World

Malaysia to pick new king on January 24

Malaysia’s Council of Rulers announced their decision on January 7 that they will meet to choose a successor to King Muhammad V and a deputy on January 24.
China expects resumption of Malaysian rail project World

China expects resumption of Malaysian rail project

China remains optimistic that the shelved East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project in Malaysia will be revived, and is hoping for a win-win solution that will benefit both nations, The Star newspaper quoted Chinese Ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian as saying.
New confrontation dates set for suspects in DPRK citizen murder case World

New confrontation dates set for suspects in DPRK citizen murder case

The Shah Alam High Court in Malaysia’s Selangor state announced on November 7 the new confrontation dates for the two female suspects who were charged with allegedly murdering a citizen of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) at a Malaysian airport in 2017 using the VX nerve agent.
Malaysia to ban import of non-recyclable waste World

Malaysia to ban import of non-recyclable waste

The Malaysian Government will ban import of all non-recyclable solid waste, particularly plastic, said Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Yeo Bee Yin has said.
Malaysia: Seven nabbed for suspected links to IS World

Malaysia: Seven nabbed for suspected links to IS

Malaysian police announced on July 18 that they had arrested seven suspected Islamic State militants, including a man who threatened to assassinate the Malaysian King, Sultan Muhammad V, and Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed.
Malaysian court continues trial of Doan Thi Huong World

Malaysian court continues trial of Doan Thi Huong

The Shah Alam High Court of Selangor State of Malaysia held a hearing on March 20-23 for Doan Thi Huong, one of the two suspects in the murder of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) national Kim Chol in February 2017.