Malaysia's ISIS problem
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“That is scary,” you may say, “But what does all that have to do with Malaysia?” A lot more than you may think. Just a few days ago, buried under news about the current Selangor political crisis, was an interview in the South China Morning Post with …

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Malaysia's Anwar faces civil suit by sodomy accuser
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Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim faces a hefty civil lawsuit by a former male aide who has accused the opposition leader of sodomising him, Anwar's lawyers said on Wednesday, calling the suit "politically motivated." The suit, filed in June by Mohamad Saiful …

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Viator: Insider's Guide to Malaysia's Best Beaches
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One important fact to keep in mind when planning a trip to any Malaysian beach is the monsoon season — do not visit the east coast of Malaysia between November and March, unless you like rain. Lots of rain. That one …

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Malaysia's Economic Growth Unexpectedly Accelerates On Exports Demands
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The government is spurring investment by making it simpler for companies to operate in the country, with Malaysia moving up six ranks in the World Bank's latest index of ease of doing business. Najib wants to increase the share of tourism, health care …

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Malaysia's Anwar faces civil suit by sodomy accuser
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Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim faces a hefty civil lawsuit by a former male aide who has accused the opposition leader of sodomizing him, Anwar's lawyers said on Wednesday, calling the suit ''politically motivated.'' The suit, filed in June by Mohamad Saiful …

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Malaysia's Anwar faces civil lawsuit by ex-aide accusing him of sodomy
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Sodomy is illegal in Muslim-majority Malaysia, even if consensual, and punishable by up to 20 years in jail. Anwar's legal battles have gripped Malaysian politics for nearly two decades. A one-time rising UMNO star, Anwar was ousted in a bruising power …

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Malaysia's Anwar faces civil suit by sodomy accuser
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Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim faces a hefty civil lawsuit by a former male aide who has accused the opposition leader of sodomising him, Anwar's lawyers said on Wednesday, calling the suit "politically motivated". The suit, filed in June by …

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Malaysia's Sime Darby hires banks for $500 mln autos IPO -sources
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SINGAPORE/KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Malaysian plantations-to-motoring group Sime Darby has hired four banks to arrange a stock market listing for its autos business that could raise $500 million by the second quarter of next year, sources …

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Malaysia's Anwar faces civil suit…
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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim faces a hefty civil lawsuit by a former male aide who has accused the opposition leader of sodomizing him, Anwar's lawyers said on Wednesday, August 13, calling the suit "politically motivated." The …

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Rabobank: Malaysia's economy strong enough to move away from subsidies
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“It will help the people to make more rationale economic decisions in the long run, which can only be good for Malaysia. I don't think Malaysians are relying on subsidies (currently). They are just being used to them. “There's a difference between …

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State leadership crisis could split Malaysia's opposition
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Selangor Chief Minister Khalid Ibrahim has been accused of corruption and incompetence by Anwar's Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) and the mostly Chinese Democratic Action Party (DAP), who have agreed he should be replaced by Anwar's politician wife.

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Malaysia's opposition alliance under threat
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Dr Arendt Lijphart, the great guru of politics, came up with a term that best describes Malaysia's brand of politics – consociational democracy. Such a democracy demands that political elites be able to turn a plural and fragmented political culture …

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