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Ex-Goldman Sachs banker denied bail in Malaysia

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Ex-Goldman Sachs banker denied bail in Malaysia

A Malaysian court declined to grant bail on January 7 to Ng Chong Hwa, former leader of the US’ Goldman Sachs multinational investment bank, who faces charges related to suspected money laundering of funds siphoned off from Malaysia's State investment fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

Landmarks of Vietnam-Cambodia friendship

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Landmarks of Vietnam-Cambodia friendship

In Janurary 7, 1979, the Vietnamese army along with the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation overthrew the Khmer Rouge genocidal regime, ending the long nightmare of Cambodian people.

Bangkok protestors request no delay of general election

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Bangkok protestors request no delay of general election

Hundreds of Thai activists held a parade around the Victory Monument in Ratchathewi district of Bangkok on January 6 to protest the Thai Government’s proposal that the Election Commission delay the general election slated for February 24 due to worry that the activity coincides with the coronation ceremony of King Rama X.