Malaysia's 1MDB says faces politically-motivated attacks despite success of …
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However, it said this success and the fact that 1MDB was 100-per cent owned by the Malaysian Government did not stop the negative campaign against the company by politicians and former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. "These parties not only …

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Malaysia's police chief: Several people to be questioned over Justo meeting …
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KUALA LUMPUR – Bukit Aman will call in several individuals for questioning over the Thai police's recent revelation that Swiss citizen Xavier Andre Justo had met with a Malaysian opposition leader and media boss. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri …

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Malaysia's 'black panthers' finally reveal their leopard's spots – Phys.org
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Mark Rayan Darmaraj, who manages a WWF-Malaysia tiger conservation project, said: "Because their uniformly black colour prevented us from identifying individual animals and thereby estimating their population sizes very little was known about leopards …

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Malaysia's role as South-East Asia's fulcrum – Check In China | The Star Online
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But how exactly can Malaysia ride the wave of China's aggressive push? China has emphasised that the initiative is oriented towards win-win cooperation, not only to achieve domestic economic growth but also to drive development of countries along both …

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State Department willing to overlook Malaysia's mass graves for the sake of …
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The State Department had previously classed Malaysia as a "Tier 3" country based on its abysmal human rights record, whose abuses revolve around trafficked migrant workers. 139 mass-graves for trafficked workers were discovered two months ago.

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Low ringgit could be just what Malaysia's economy needs
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A currency trader holds up Malaysian ringgit notes at a currency exchange store in Kuala Lumpur. Pic: AP. The Malaysian ringgit has taken a battering over the last few months, especially relative to some of the high performing currencies in the region …

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Malaysia's national heart institute implements SAP software to gain real-time …
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… Negara (IJN) has chosen SAP ERP 6.0 on SAP HANA and SAP Ariba to gain real-time insights into inventory levels, improve workflow efficiency and business processes, while effectively meeting the new Malaysia Goods and Services Tax (GST) Act 2014.

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Malaysia's lack of transparency worrying region's markets
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Malaysia, with a broad middle class driving consumption, has the third largest economy in Asean and until now has been looked upon as a model for emerging countries. Its gross domestic product (GDP) grew 6 per cent in 2014 and its per capita GDP …

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US senators concerned over Malaysia's human-trafficking rating
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Reuters reported last week that the US State Department plans to reverse last year's downgrade of Malaysia in its annual TIP report, which could smooth the way for a major US-led free-trade deal with the Southeast Asian nation and 11 other countries.

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Malaysia's tourist arrivals drop 9pc as GST bites
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Rising prices from the Goods and Services Tax has caused tourism numbers to fall by 9 per cent this year. ― File picKUALA LUMPUR, July 15 ― Tourism numbers here fell by 9 per cent this year as rising prices from the Goods and Services Tax (GST) may …

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MALAYSIA'S WORST ENEMY: The Najib government – Malaysia Chronicle
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Internet websites are abuzz with news on the 1MDB scandal and the credibility crisis the government faces mounts with no convincing resolution in the offing. When CIMB chairperson Nazir Razak recently opined that Malaysians face “dark political times”, …

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Malaysia's 1MDB looms large over politics as fund is wound down – Chicago …
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With Najib now fending off a Wall Street Journal report that $700 million connected to 1MDB may have wended its way into his bank accounts, the fund risks having an outsized effect on affairs in Malaysia through to the next election due by 2018. The …

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