As Indonesia's plantations remain shrouded in haze, the market seems to be bracing itself for worse conditions, going by the jump in palm oil futures on the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Exchange.
Thousands of "Red Shirt" pro
KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - A planned demonstration by ethnic Malay hardliners in support of Malaysia's government will be peaceful, organisers vowed Tuesday, despite fears it could incite racial tension in the multi-ethnic country.
As Malaysia's economy starts to slow down in the face of falling oil prices and political uncertainty, Bangladeshi workers in the Southeast Asian nation are starting to feel the crunch.
KUALA LUMPUR: Key institutions in the country should be able to function independently which will give confidence to foreign investors, said CIMB group chairman Datuk Seri Nazir Razak.
PUTRAJAYA: Despite the depreciating value of the Ringgit, Malaysia will not impose capital controls or peg the currency to the US Dollar, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak (pic).
PETALING JAYA: As the ringgit falls to its lowest value in 17 years, Datuk Seri Nazri Aziz maintains his belief that it is still beneficial to the tourism industry.
PETALING JAYA - The aircraft debris which washed up on the French island of Reunion last week is from missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak confirmed Thursday.
KUALA LUMPUR: A whopping 88 per cent of Malaysian parents would consider sending their child overseas to pursue tertiary education.
KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysian authorities have detained four tourists -- two Canadians, a Briton and one Dutch national -- for allegedly stripping naked on Mount Kinabalu, an act some locals say angered tribal spirits and caused a deadly earthquake,...