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Vietnam calls for restraint in maritime dispute with China

Its leader however says to 'never compromise' on sovereignty.

Fifa punish Indonesia for crowd trouble against Malaysia

Visiting fans pelted with projectiles during World Cup qualifier last moth.

Kerjasama pertahanan Malaysia-Indonesia rentasi isu sempadan

Mekanisme hubungan pertahanan terjalin kukuh di peringkat tertinggi Kementerian Pertahanan, Angkatan Tentera serta perkhidmatan angkatan darat, laut dan udara.

Waze opens up traffic data to govt agencies

The satellite navigation app says it has worked with the Smart Selangor Delivery Unit to fix potholes since 2016.

Country’s manufacturing sector remains challenging

Challenges remain apparent as clients held out for price discounts amid competitive pressures on industry.

Man-made rain helps lower Indonesia’s hotspots by 90%

Forest fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan are subsiding now.

Less than 5% of Malaysian travel agents use Thomas Cook

The collapse of the world's oldest tour company will not have much impact on Malaysian travellers, says Matta.

Condo, apartment units below RM300,000 dominate property overhang list

The government's main agenda going forward is to address the need for more affordable housing and finding the right solutions to the property overhang, says deputy minister of finance, Amiruddin Hamzah.

Malaysia equity outflow lowest in Asean, as global uncertainty looms

On a year-to-date basis, international funds have taken out RM7.68 billion worth of local equities from Bursa.

Penang man stabbed to death outside Songkhla apartment

Police say he got into a fight with a security guard after allegedly tailing a local woman to the apartment.

Indonesia arrests nearly 200 over raging forest fires

The fires, started by illegal burning to clear land for farming has resulted in a chocking haze across Southeast Asia.

Dr M, anggota Kabinet ucap takziah atas pemergian BJ Habibie

Bekas presiden itu meninggal dunia pada pukul 6.01 petang waktu Indonesia Barat selepas menjalani rawatan intensif.

Asia’s beaches go quiet as Chinese tourists stay home

The decline of Chinese travellers has become a painful lesson for Thailand and Indonesia which are overly dependent on visitors from China.

Malaysia considering Russian offers on new MiGs, says Dr M

However, he says money 'is of great concern to us' as the country spends very little on defence.

US and Asean kicks off first joint naval exercise

The drills come at a time of stepped-up US engagement in the region and tensions between Beijing and Southeast Asian nations over the South China Sea.

Australia lift AFF U-18 title with narrow 1-0 win over Malaysia

The victory also meant sweet revenge for Australia, who were upset by Malaysia 3-0 in their Group B match on Aug 13.

Australia agrees to ban exporting recyclable waste

State and federal governments agree at a conference to draw up a timeline for developing their own recycling capabilities.

Malaysia defeat Vietnam to progress to AFF Under-15 final

Malaysia will go up against Thailand in the final tomorrow.

Chinese companies relocating operations to Malaysia amid trade war

It comes amid a global trade dispute intensified by recent US tariffs slapped onto Chinese imports.

Taiwan grads in Sarawak query doubts about dentistry degree

Sarawak association says the degree was recognised in 1996, after deputy minister says not.

Mahathir-admirer Jokowi coming next week

His schedule will include a joint visit to Singapore for talks with Dr Mahathir Mohamad and premier Lee Hsien Loong.

Don’t execute mentally challenged Malaysian, Singapore urged

Rights group appeals for clemency for Malaysian sentenced to death for drug trafficking in 2010.

Malaysian demand for cheap labour fuels Thai human trafficking spike

Malaysia too demands cheap labour, causing a rise in illegal trade.

Malaysia among countries used by US importers to skirt tariffs

US companies are moving away from China into countries such as Malaysia to avoid the 25% tariff imposed by the Trump administration.