Malaysia reports first Asian death from MERS virus
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian man who went on a pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia has become the first death in Asia from Middle East respiratory syndrome, while the Philippines has isolated a health worker who tested positive for the deadly coronavirus.
Malaysia Airlines plane search goes underwater
The search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 wreckage now relies on a small robotic submarine that scans the seabed. Investigators appear to be readying to call off the hunt for surface debris. BEIJING — Investigators looking for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have put away their towed pinger locator and are about to call off searches for surface debris. Now, it's all up to a little yellow robotic ...
Malaysia says China delays sending 2 giant pandas
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — China has postponed the transfer of two giant pandas to Malaysia out of respect for the families of passengers on missing Flight 370, a government minister said Friday.
Malaysia's inflation rate is likely to continue increasing until September before stabilising towards the year-end, said Alliance Research. The research firm said further increase in transportation costs would pressure food prices to rise in the near-term in view of the expected second adjustment of subsidies on petroleum and other related...
Malaysia says no mid-flight phone call from MH370 cockpit
Malaysia on Sunday rejected claims that phone calls were made from Flight MH370 before it vanished, but refused to rule out any possibility in a so far fruitless investigation into the jet's disappearance. The New Straits Times, quoting an anonymous source, had reported Saturday that co-pilot Fariq Abdul Hamid made a call which ended abruptly, possibly "because the aircraft was fast moving away ...