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Malaysia eyes JVs in commodity, food to boost trade with Qatar, says envoy

Malaysia eyes JVs in commodity, food to boost trade with Qatar, says envoy

Malaysia is looking to forge joint ventures in the commodities and food sectors to boost trade relations with Qatar as part of several projects the Southeast Asian country is setting up in the Middle East ...

Qatar-Malaysia trade up 23.3% to $340.4mn in H1

Qatar-Malaysia trade up 23.3% to $340.4mn in H1

The total trade volume between Qatar and Malaysia saw a 23.3% growth to reach $340.4mn from January to July 2018, according to figures from the Malaysian embassy in Doha.

Wife of Malaysian ex-PM arrested on money-laundering suspicions

Wife of Malaysian ex-PM arrested on money-laundering suspicions

Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, has been arrested by the country's anti-graft agency as part of an investigation into the 1MDB corruption scandal ...

1MDB scandal: Malaysia ex-PM hit with 25 new charges

1MDB scandal: Malaysia ex-PM hit with 25 new charges

Najib Razak pleaded not guilty to all counts, which represented the most serious in a string of charges he has faced over the alleged looting of state fund 1MDB.

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested in 1MDB case

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested in 1MDB case

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak will face charges of abusing his position and graft related to money allegedly siphoned off from state fund 1MDB.

Lawyer for ex-Malaysian leader Najib arrested, charged

Lawyer for ex-Malaysian leader Najib arrested, charged

Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak's chief lawyer was arrested and charged with money laundering Thursday, as authorities intensified a crackdown on corruption linked to the previous government.

Top Malaysian universities seeking students from Qatar

Top Malaysian universities seeking students from Qatar

More than 15 universities are participating in a three-day event organised by Education Malaysia and My Aspiration.

Pygmy elephant deaths in Borneo prompt Malaysian probe

Pygmy elephant deaths in Borneo prompt Malaysian probe

Malaysia is investigating a surge in the number of deaths of pygmy elephants, an endangered species found in the tropical rainforests of Borneo, wildlife authorities said on Thursday.

Malaysia bars foreigners from residential project in Johor

Malaysia bars foreigners from residential project in Johor

The project has faced uncertainty since Mahathir Mohamad's coalition scored a shock victory at a May general election.

Malaysia PM calls for China's help with fiscal problems

Malaysia PM calls for China's help with fiscal problems

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad called on China's top leadership to help with his country's fiscal problems Monday, as he seeks to revise major Beijing-backed projects ...

Malaysia court rules N Korea assassination trial can proceed

Malaysia court rules N Korea assassination trial can proceed

Judge Azmi Ariffin said the evidence presented in court since the trial started in October pointed to a "well-planned conspiracy" with a group of North Korean suspects who are still at large.

Malaysia seeks financier's jet linked to 1MDB scandal

Malaysia seeks financier's jet linked to 1MDB scandal

Authorities in Malaysia and the United States are investigating how billions of dollars went missing from 1MDB.