Malaysia: Goldman’s 1MDB case postponed until Sep 30 World

Malaysia: Goldman’s 1MDB case postponed until Sep 30

The Magistrate’s Court of Malaysia on June 24 fixed September 30 for the criminal case against US investment bank Goldman Sachs’s issuance of bonds involving 6.5 billion USD related to the 1 Malaysia Development Berhad (MDB) investment fund.
Malaysia’s debt at alarming rate World

Malaysia’s debt at alarming rate

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said the country’s debt has reached an alarming 1 trillion RM (252 billion USD), the New Straits Times reported.
HCM City forms airport expansion task force Society

HCM City forms airport expansion task force

Ho Chi Minh City has set up a special task force to look into the expansion the Tan Son Nhat Airport and submit to the Government early September, the city’s top leader has said.
Thailand closes six border crossings with Malaysia World

Thailand closes six border crossings with Malaysia

Thailand’s authorities announced on June 8 that six auxiliary crossings on its border with Malaysia have been closed to prevent militants of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS) from entering the country.