Malaysia’s Footwear Tourism Industry Celebrated

March 31, 2013, 2:54 pm

Footwear tourism in Malaysia comprises a large portion of footwear exports that bring about $200 million annually to the country. MISF The 4th Malaysian International Shoe [...]

In Photos, Tens of Thousands Get Married on 12/12/12

December 13, 2012, 12:55 pm

On Dec. 12, 2012, or “12/12/12,” tens of thousands of couples around the world got married.

Nature and Nurture in Sabah, Malaysia

September 18, 2012, 5:49 pm

As my plane descended over a dreamy view of lush tropical islands, strings of white sandy coasts, and the sapphire-blue South China Sea, my attention was momentarily fixated [...]

Malaysian Cartoonist Detention Ruled Legal

July 31, 2012, 7:42 pm

A high court ruled on a prominent Malaysian political cartoonist and found it lawful for him to be arrested and detained for making fun of government officials.

Australia and Malaysia Sign Free Trade Agreement

May 29, 2012, 8:20 pm

The Malaysia-Australia Free Trade Agreement (MAFTA) signed on May 22 in Kuala Lumpur will take effect on Jan 1 next year.

Harassment of Falun Gong Reported to Malaysian Human Rights Commission

May 10, 2012, 4:08 am

Falun Gong practitioners in Malaysia submitted a memorandum to the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia regarding violations of human rights by the authorities.

Fire-Stricken Cruise Liner Arrives in Malaysia

April 1, 2012, 3:06 pm

A fire-stricken cruise ship with around 1,000 people on board arrived in Malaysia on Sunday for repairs.

Malaysia Deports Saudi Over Twitter Posting [Updated]

February 13, 2012, 4:21 pm

A leading religious figure in Saudi Arabia, Abdul-Rahman bin Nassir al-Barrak, said that top judges would decide Kashgari’s fate.

Malaysia Deports Saudi Over Twitter Posting

February 12, 2012, 3:36 pm

Malaysian officials have deported a Saudi journalist back to his home country, where he is wanted for posting comments on Twitter that were perceived as insulting to the [...]

Saudi Journalist Detained in Malaysia for Blasphemous Tweet

February 10, 2012, 12:03 pm

A Saudi Arabian journalist was detained upon arriving in Malaysia for insulting the Prophet Muhammad via his Twitter account, according to media reports. Hamza Kashgari, a newspaper columnist, received a number of threats when he posted an imaginary conversation between [...]

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