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  1. Malaysia QUIZ

    Posted Aug 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Compiled by Gladys Cheung Test your general knowledge. 1 Which five countries share borders with Malaysia? 2 Name the three main ethnic groups in Malaysia. 3 Name the waterway that connects peninsular Malaysia and Indonesia's Sumatra, which is also one of the most important shipping lanes in the world. 4 What is the currency used in Malaysia? 5 Name the type of building ...

  2. Malaysia revokes visas of 70,000 Bangladeshis

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia has abruptly revoked the work visas of 70,000 Bangladeshis who were to begin arriving this week, in response to a public outcry about migrants ... commission, Talat Mahmud Khan, sparked uproar in Malaysia last week when he revealed that 70,000 of his compatriots had received visas and were about to begin arriving. He said the visas had been ...

  3. Youth's death revives call for police oversight in Malaysia

    Posted Jan 30th 2009, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Kong's Independent Commission Against Corruption. However, Malaysia has yet to establish such an authority. ...

  4. Leaders urge return to moderation after protests in Malaysia

    Posted Nov 27th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Government and minority leaders yesterday called for a return to calm and moderation in the wake of a massive protest on Sunday by more than 10,000 ethnic Indians demanding an end to discrimination and a fair share of the ...

  5. United Malaysia stands; divided, it will fall

    Posted Aug 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Half a century of independence is a proud landmark for a nation. In the case of Malaysia, which turns 50 today, the achievement should be particularly satisfying given how far the country ... and hard work. Nations are not defined only by economic progress and development, though; people are the lifeblood of a country. In this regard, Malaysia's authorities are too consumed ...

  6. Malaysia warns no more delays in purge of illegals

    Posted Feb 28th 2005, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Jakarta, raising anger in Malaysia that Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi's government was 'kowtowing' to Indonesian pressure. Indonesian Manpower Minister Ismail Fahmi on Saturday ... harbour illegals,' said Rela director-general Mahadi Arshad. 'We are prepared and ready to fulfil our mission of ridding the nation of illegals.' Malaysia has promised to accept ...

  7. Malaysia's crackdown on illegals is no solution

    Posted Feb 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... these conditions, as was also done in 2002, means the cycle will simply repeat itself. Within Southeast Asia, Malaysia is relatively more prosperous than many of its neighbours. As economic conditions ... There are about a million legal foreign workers in Malaysia, most of them from neighbouring Indonesia and another large segment from the Philippines. Until the latest illegal worker sweep was announced ...

  8. Malaysia again delays crackdown on migrants

    Posted Feb 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Diplomatic pressure and police turf war slow plan to deport 1m illegal workers Malaysia has postponed for the fourth time a massive operation to detain ... for Malaysia to hunt Indonesians when Dr Susilo was on a visit of Asean countries next week, and would be in Kuala Lumpur on February 14. The sudden postponement after a huge media build-up ...

  9. Rise in violent crimes shocks Malaysia

    Posted Aug 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... to Malaysia.' Dr Mahathir was taking a dig at Singapore Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew, who had earlier caused a ruckus by warning Singaporeans visiting Malaysia to watch out for 'murderous thugs'. The audience laughed, but Dr Mahathir's words are coming home to roost as cases of rapes and murders in Malaysia rise relentlessly. On Sunday a body was found in a ditch minus a leg ...

  10. Malaysia set to blacklist violent employers

    Posted Jun 19th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia is considering a lifetime ban for employers found guilty of abusing maids, after a woman almost died in a dramatic attempt to escape her abusive ... and hands. 'Why are we so cruel?' asked the front-page headline of the popular Utusan Malaysia daily. In an immediate response, the Immigration Department announced it would impose lifetime ...




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