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Malaysian embassy praises Qatar's efforts in combating Covid-19

Malaysian embassy praises Qatar's efforts in combating Covid-19

The Malaysian embassy in Doha lauded the efforts of the Qatar government in combating the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) and contributing to humanitarian and medical aids globally.

Migrant workers in Malaysia to undergo coronavirus tests as curbs eased

Migrant workers in Malaysia to undergo coronavirus tests as curbs eased

Migrant workers in Malaysia are now required to be tested for the new coronavirus, a senior minister said, as the government eased six-week long curbs on movement and businesses.

'Greater than a tsunami': Malaysia warns of coronavirus spread if curbs ignored

'Greater than a tsunami': Malaysia warns of coronavirus spread if curbs ignored

Malaysia warned of a fresh wave of coronavirus infections if people did not follow two-week movement restrictions that started on Wednesday after cases in the country spiked to the highest in Southeast Asia.

Malaysia's Mahathir says new PM Muhyiddin will win confidence vote

Malaysia's Mahathir says new PM Muhyiddin will win confidence vote

Malaysia's Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin will survive a no-confidence vote in parliament, his challenger and former premier Mahathir Mohamad said in an interview published on Wednesday.

New Malaysia PM sworn in amid crisis, Mahathir fights on

New Malaysia PM sworn in amid crisis, Mahathir fights on

A former interior minister was sworn in as Malaysia's premier Sunday, marking the return of a scandal-mired party to power after a reformist government's collapse but ex-leader Mahathir Mohamad, 94, slammed the move as illegal.

Malaysia's Mahathir out as former interior minister is named PM

Malaysia's Mahathir out as former interior minister is named PM

Malaysia's 94-year-old Mahathir Mohamad lost out in the battle to become prime minister on Saturday as the king named former interior minister Muhyiddin Yassin after a week of political turmoil ...

Malaysian rivals Mahathir and Anwar ally again in bid to end crisis

Malaysian rivals Mahathir and Anwar ally again in bid to end crisis

Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad won the backing of old rival Anwar Ibrahim on Saturday for his return as prime minister, restoring a difficult alliance that collapsed this week when Mahathir's abrupt resignation plunged the country into political turmoil.

Malaysia's Anwar seeks to become PM amid turmoil

Malaysia's Anwar seeks to become PM amid turmoil

Anwar Ibrahim's name has been put forward for Malaysian prime minister by his supporters after the shock resignation of his alliance partner and on-off rival, Mahathir Mohamad ...

Malaysia says yet to decide on new search for MH370

Malaysia says yet to decide on new search for MH370

Malaysia on Monday said it has yet to decide on launching a new search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which went missing with 239 people on board nearly six years ago ...

Family of Irish girl who died in Malaysia seek inquest

Family of Irish girl who died in Malaysia seek inquest

The parents of an Irish girl who was found dead in Malaysia last year have asked authorities in Kuala Lumpur to conduct an inquest into the death, their lawyer said on Tuesday.

To defuse palm row, Davos diplomacy likely between India, Malaysia

To defuse palm row, Davos diplomacy likely between India, Malaysia

Trade ministers from India and Malaysia are likely to meet on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos next week amid a palm oil spat between the two countries ...

Malaysian Prime Minister visits Baladna Food Industries

Malaysian Prime Minister visits Baladna Food Industries

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamed, and Malaysia’s Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali, visited Baladna Food Industries (BFI), the largest producer of dairy products and beverages in Qatar.