Malaysia, India aim to repair ties World

Malaysia, India aim to repair ties

Malaysia and India will work on improving ties that turned sour under former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and badly affected palm oil trade between the countries, Reuters reported on March 1, quoting officials from both nations.
Timor-Leste Prime Minister resigns World

Timor-Leste Prime Minister resigns

Timor-Leste’s Prime Minister Taur Matan Ruak offered a letter of resignation on February 25 after the collapse of a coalition supporting him in parliament, plunging the country into new political uncertainty.
Malaysian King consults lawmakers to decide new PM World

Malaysian King consults lawmakers to decide new PM

Malaysian King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah has decided to consult all 221 members of parliament on a one-on-one basis to determine who has the majority support to become the next Prime Minister.
Malaysian King accepts PM Mahathir’s resignation World

Malaysian King accepts PM Mahathir’s resignation

Malaysia’s King Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah on February 24 accepted Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s resignation but asked him to stay on in the role until a new PM is appointed and a cabinet formed, the country’s Chief Secretary Mohd Zuki Ali said the same day.
Cambodia supports victim of building collapse incident World

Cambodia supports victim of building collapse incident

The Cambodian Government has offered 70,000 USD as support to the family of each dead victim of the building collapse that happened on June 22 in Preah Sihanouk province, which is the most deadly incident in the country for years.