Malaysia

Desperate Indonesians flee quake zone, with scale of disaster unclear

Desperate Indonesians flee quake zone, with scale of disaster unclear

Published 01/10/2018

PALU, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesia scrambled on Monday to get help into quake-hit Sulawesi island as survivors streamed away from their ruined homes and accounts [more…]

Saudi Aramco to hold joint event with South Korea’s S-Oil at big…

Saudi Aramco to hold joint event with South Korea’s S-Oil at big…

Published 05/09/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil giant Aramco is teaming up with South Korean refiner S-Oil Corp (010950.KS) for a joint reception at this [more…]

Malaysia, Singapore to sign agreement to defer rail deal: source

Malaysia, Singapore to sign agreement to defer rail deal: source

Published 05/09/2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia will sign an agreement with Singapore on Wednesday to defer a planned high-speed rail link between the two countries, a [more…]

Mahathir takes aim at Country Garden’s giant development in…

Mahathir takes aim at Country Garden’s giant development in…

Published 27/08/2018

FOREST CITY/KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (Reuters) - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday declared that foreigners will not be granted visas to live in the [more…]

Singapore tests eye scans at immigration checkpoints: media

Singapore tests eye scans at immigration checkpoints: media

Published 06/08/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore will scan travelers’ eyes at some of its border checkpoints, local media reported on Monday, in a trial of expensive technology [more…]

New MH370 probe shows controls manipulated, but mystery remains…

New MH370 probe shows controls manipulated, but mystery remains…

Published 30/07/2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Investigators released a report on missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on Monday, saying the Boeing 777’s controls were likely deliberately manipulated [more…]

Malaysian 1MBD fund investigators to travel to Washington, sources say

Malaysian 1MBD fund investigators to travel to Washington, sources say

Published 10/07/2018

(Reuters) - Malaysian officials investigating a multibillion-dollar corruption scheme linked to a Malaysian state fund and former Prime Minister Najib Razak plan to meet with [more…]

Former Goldman Sachs banker in 1MDB plea talks with U.S.: WSJ

Former Goldman Sachs banker in 1MDB plea talks with U.S.: WSJ

Published 10/07/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS.N) banker is in talks with U.S. prosecutors to potentially plead guilty to criminal charges stemming [more…]

Malaysia mulling task force to probe French submarine deal

Malaysia mulling task force to probe French submarine deal

Published 04/06/2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia’s cabinet is discussing setting up a special task force to investigate alleged corruption during the purchase of two French submarines [more…]