- Southeast Asia to set up fund to help boat people Updated: Jul-02-15 6:11 am
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Southeast Asian countries will establish a humanitarian fund to help boatloads of Rohingya Muslim and Bangladeshi immigrants who have recently landed in Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar and Thailand, a Malaysian minister said Thursday.
- Beijing says snow is no problem for 2022 Winter Olympic bid Updated: Jun-23-15 8:59 am
BEIJING - Beijing is driving home assurances that providing plenty of good quality snow for the skiing events won't be a problem if it wins the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.
- Australia, Malaysia and Netherlands to mark MH17 anniversary Updated: Jun-22-15 1:47 am
CANBERRA, Australia - The Australian, Malaysian and Dutch governments will hold services on July 17 to mark the first anniversary of the shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine with the loss of 298 lives, Australia's prime minister said Monday.
- Malaysia detains 4 accused of posing naked at quake-hit peak Updated: Jun-10-15 9:52 am
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Police have detained four Westerners accused of posing naked to take photos on a Malaysian mountain - an act that has been blamed for causing the earthquake that killed 18 climbers last week.