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IKEA makes Malaysia its regional distribution hub

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Do-it-yourself furniture chain IKEA, the world’s largest, will set up its regional distribution and supply chain center for Southeast Asia in Malaysia, the company...
Thailand offers taking over as SEA Games host from troubled Philippines

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Thailand sport officials said the country was ready to host the 2019 Southeast Asia (SEA) Games, the 30th edition of the major regional sports...
Kim Jong-nam murder trial goes to high court, suspects facing death

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The high-profile court case on the alleged murder of North Korea’s Kim Jong-nam at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on February 13 this year has...
China’s richest man to come to the rescue of Bandar Malaysia

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Dalian Wanda Group, China's largest real estate conglomerate owned by the nation's wealthiest man, Wang Jianlin, could be one new investor for Kuala Lumpur's...
Malaysia likely to hold elections as early as this year

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Malaysia's next general elections, initially due not before August 2018, could be held as early as in September or October this year, rumours emerged...
Malaysian soccer team in unease over upcoming game in Pyongyang

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The Malaysian national football team, which is due for a qualifier game for the AFC Asian Cup 2019 with its North Korean counterpart on...
Collapsed Bandar Malaysia deal adds to 1MDB debt pressure

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The surprising termination of a share sale of 60 per cent of Malaysia's currently largest real estate and city development project Bandar Malaysia to...
Indonesia’s capital could be moved to new location – Borneo

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The Indonesian government is studying the possibility of relocating is sinking and traffic-plagued capital to an alternative location to avoid a total infrastructural collapse...
Malaysia-North Korea relations reach new freezing point

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The formerly friendly relationship between Malaysia and North Korea hit a new low-point after North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia was sent packing as a...
Malaysia a hub for North Korean military equipment trade, says UN

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North Korea is evading its arms trade embargo with a sophisticated network of overseas companies, enabled partly by its continued access to the international...
Nerve agent killed Kim Jong-nam – Malaysia to ‘review’ ties with North Korea

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A banned nerve agent classified by the United Nations as chemical weapon and weapon of mass destruction was used in the killing of Kim...
Footage shows attack on Kim Jong-nam

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CCTV footage from Kuala Lumpur International Airport showing the deadly assault last week on Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un,...
Three arrested in Kim Jong-nam assassination case: Malaysia police

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Two women with a Vietnamese and Indonesian passport, respectively, and a Malaysian man believed to be the partner of the Indonesian woman, were arrested...
Malaysia enters cultural exchange cooperation with North Korea

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Malaysia, one of the few countries globally that have close diplomatic relations with North Korea and of the even fewer ones for which North...
Massive protests against Malaysia PM despite arrests, rally ban

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Tens of thousands of protesters, unimpressed by the arrests of opposition leaders, marched in Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur on November 19, demanding that scandal-hit...
Prime property price growth slows across major ASEAN cities

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Real estate consultancy Knight Frank in its latest research on prime residential property prices in tier-1 cities around the world, entitled Prime Global Cities...
Bangkok dethrones London as world’s most popular travel destination

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Thailand's capital Bangkok has been ranked top of in MasterCard's 2016 list of the world's most popular travel destinations by number of visitors. The...
Students rally for arrest of “Malaysia Official 1” in 1MDB case

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Student protesters marched in Kuala Lumpur on August 27 and called for the arrest of an unnamed high-ranking government official dubbed "Malaysian Official 1"...