Malaysia seeks re-election to UN peace commission – Bernama
Malaysia has offered to be re-elected as a member of the United Nations Peace Building Commission Organisational Committee for the 2015-2016 term, Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Hamzah Zainuddin said. Malaysia would continue to support peace building efforts and towards this end, it was offering itself for re-election, he said at a reception...
Malaysia to get doping test result next month
A Malaysian athlete, widely reported to be badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei, will find out the results of a second doping test next month after a first test came back positive, a newspaper said Saturday. Malaysian Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said Tuesday that a national athlete had tested positive for a banned substance in an international tournament.
Malaysia Jan-July tourist arrival grows 9.7%
PUTRAJAYA (Oct 23): Malaysia welcomed a total of 16.1 million tourists from January to July 2014, an increase of 9.7% from 14.7million tourists in the previous corresponding period, according to Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (Tourism Malaysia). In a statement today, Tourism Malaysia said the hike was due to aggressive promotional efforts by the tourism promotion body and industry players ...
Malaysia ranks high among expatriates
KUALA LUMPUR: MALAYSIA has been ranked the 19th most desired destination for expatriates from 34 countries, according to The Expat Explorer 2014 survey.