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    Malaysian cartoonist faces police probe over satirical drawing

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 07:35pm on April 28, 2021

    A prominent Malaysian cartoonist said Wednesday he was facing a police probe over a satirical drawing that mocked a senior official, just days after another...

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    30 Rohingyas rescued from Bay of Bengal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:06pm on April 27, 2021

    The Coast Guard on Tuesday rescued 30 Rohingya people from the Bay of Bengal as they were stranded there on their way to Malaysia. They...

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    Web portal opened to help migrant workers in Malaysia

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:20pm on April 10, 2021

    Bangladesh high commissioner to Malaysia Md Golam Sarwar on Saturday said they have taken a number of initiatives with digital platforms like ‘Chakrir Khoj’ to...

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    Axiata, Telenor in discussions to merge Celcom, Digi in Malaysia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on April 08, 2021

    Axiata Group Berhad and Telenor Asia are in advanced discussions on the merger of telecommunication operations of Celcom Axiata Berhad (Celcom) and Berhad (Digi)...

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    Former Malaysian prime minister faces bankruptcy over tax bill

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia | Updated at 04:33pm on April 07, 2021

    Malaysia’s scandal-plagued former prime minister Najib Razak is facing bankruptcy for allegedly failing to pay more than $400 million in taxes, which could bring his...

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    Singapore blogger crowdfunds $1,00,000 to pay PM defamation damages

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 10:30pm on April 05, 2021

    A Singaporean blogger said he had crowdfunded almost $1,00,000 that he was ordered to pay as damages for defaming the prime minister by sharing an...

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    Najib starts appeal over 1MDB conviction

    Agence France-Presse . Putrajaya | Updated at 10:25pm on April 05, 2021

    Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak began an appeal Monday against his corruption conviction and 12-year jail term over the multibillion-dollar 1MDB scandal, which contributed to...

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    US to seize gloves made by Malaysian firm over forced labour

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 10:27pm on March 30, 2021

    The United States will seize products made by Malaysia’s Top Glove after concluding the firm uses forced labour, officials said, dealing a fresh blow to...

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    Bangladesh wants Malaysia to settle issues on worker recruitment

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:53pm on March 11, 2021

    Bangladesh has sought Malaysian support to finalise a protocol to amend the existing MoU for recruitment of new Bangladeshi workers for the Malaysian market...

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    Bangladeshis in Malaysia to get digital consular services

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 09:32am on March 11, 2021

    The Bangladesh High Commission in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday launched a digital platform called ‘BanglaTiger Digital’ for extending services on passport, legalisation, job applications etc....