Malaysia

The global spread of the coronavirus: Where is it?

A virus similar to the SARS pathogen has claimed 81 lives since emerging in...

Malaysia to ship back hundreds of tonnes of plastic waste

Plastic imports to Malaysia have tripled since 2016, to 870 000 tonnes last year, official data showed

Malaysia’s flying car plan jets into controversy

The prototype of the vehicle, which uses local technology, will be unveiled later this year

Sports-loving sultan picked as Malaysian king after shock abdication

Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah was elected as the new king during a special meeting of Malaysia's royalty

New Malaysian king to be picked this month after shock abdication

The king stepped aside on Sunday following intense speculation about his future

Malaysia’s king abdicates in historic first

Sultan Muhammad V's decision marks the first time a king has abdicated in the country since it gained independence from Britain in 1957

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested over huge graft probe

​Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was arrested by anti-corruption investigators on Tuesday according to a security source

China’s activity on reclaimed reef threatens to raise regional tensions

Beijing has been turning reefs and islets into islands and installing military facilities such as runways and equipment on them

Malaysia PM Razak faces $700m question

Najib Razak has refused to answer questions about vast sums of money paid into his personal bank accounts, in the country's biggest political scandal.

Malaysian opposition leader sentenced to five years for sodomy

While Anwar Ibrahim's conviction has been widely seen as politically motivated, the court said there was "overwhelming evidence" he sodomised an aide.

Ukraine rebels hand over Malaysian plane’s black boxes

Ukrainian territory separatist leader Aleksander Borodai has given the black boxes of the plane that downed in the area to Malaysian authorities.

Crisis meeting called over Malaysia Airlines crash

A special Permanent Council meeting is taking place over the Malaysia Airlines disaster, which has rekindled thoughts of the missing MH370.

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Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

‘Frustrated’ police resort to force

Regulation uncertainty leaves slap-happy police and soldiers to decide when people should or shouldn’t be allowed on the streets

Tension over who’s boss of courts

In a letter, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng questions whether Justice Minister Ronald Lamola has acted constitutionally

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories