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LAST_UPDATEWed, 28 Sep 2016 11am

Najib Says Malaysia Will Cooperate With US Probe On Alleged Misuse Of 1MDB funds

Pic: ReutersBERLIN: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak yesterday said Malaysia would cooperate with the United States and other international authorities investigating alleged misappropriation of funds from state-owned 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), which he founded.

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Penang-Born Star Ready For Sing! China Finals

Pic: SunPixGEORGE TOWN: Penang-born singing sensation Lee Pei Ling, 16, is all geared up to perform at the Sing! China competition final on Oct 7.

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Thailand Among Top Tourist-Generating Markets For Malaysia — Nazri

Tourism and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri AzizBANGKOK: Thailand remains one of the top five tourist- generating markets for Malaysia, with 1.7 million Thais expected to visit the country this year, said Malaysian Tourism and Culture Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Aziz.

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Cops Say Dad May Have Killed Kids

KUALA LUMPUR: The deaths of a man and his two young children at an apartment in Segambut on Monday is possibly a murder-cum-suicide based on preliminary findings by police.

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No Shortage Of Passports, Public Assured

PUTRAJAYA: The public need not worry about a shortage of passports as the Immigration Department were assured by its vendors that they would be able to supply some 90,000 passports a week to all immigration offices and branches nationwide.

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Boat owner and crew missing, feared kidnapped

Pic: Astro AwaniLAHAD DATU: A fishing boat owner and his crew are feared to have gone missing in the waters off Lahad Datu last night.

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Malaysia Slips To 25th Spot In Global Competitiveness, Remains Strong In Asia

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KUALA LUMPUR:
Malaysia has been ranked 25th out of 138 economies, down from 18th last year, but remains the most competitive economy among developing countries in Asia.

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Malaysia To Help Tackle Syrian Refugee Issue Through OIC

Pic: BernamaBERLIN: Malaysia has agreed to help tackle the Syrian refugee problem that has been plaguing Europe, especially Germany within the context of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

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Tourist Arrivals Up 30 Pct This Year — Abg Jo

KUCHING: The local tourism sector is showing positive development with an increase of 30 per cent tourist arrivals as of June this year, with 12 per cent of this increase coming from China.

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Peaceful Uses Of Nuclear Technology For Socio-Economic Development: Nancy Shukri

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PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia as a member of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has enjoyed a longstanding and mutually beneficial partnership with the agency in the application of peaceful uses of nuclear technology for socio-economic development.

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