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The world's top ten food destinations have…

If you love food and travelling, you will be watering at the mouth over a new list of top food destinations around the world. The top ten list was compiled by accommodation booking site, Booking.com, which says that the destinations endorsed for food were chosen by its global travellers. It has …

São Paulo

Watch This AirAsia Flight Violently Shake Midair

The pilot asked passengers to "pray" twice<p><b>• AirAsia X flight D7237 to Kuala Lumpur was forced to return to Perth, Australia on Sunday, 25 June after</b> …

Aviation

10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Meanwhile, in Russia… Picture: Getty Images<p>Good morning.<p>1. <b>Facebook</b> is finally ready to take on Netflix. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the …

John McEnroe

Speakeasy Bars You Need to Visit in Malaysia - Grown-up Travel Guide.com

Posted on June 25, 2017 by Andy Higgs in Home.<p><i>Photo credit: pablocba Vista de las Petronas via photopin (license)</i><p>When you are driving around Kuala …

Travel

AirAsia faces fresh probe after troubled Perth-Kuala Lumpur flight

The "technical issue" responsible for causing a mid-air drama on an AirAsia X flight from Perth to Kuala Lumpur follows at least four other incidents …

Aviation

VIDEO: AirAsia flight forced to return to Australian airport after 'technical issue' causes violent shaking

It was a terrifying experience for hundreds of passengers aboard an AirAsia flight.

Aviation

Delays hit AirAsia flights after mid-air turnback; some passengers lose faith

Shock turned to frustration at Perth Airport as passengers caught up in a mid-air drama struggled to rebook flights.On Sunday, a "technical issue" …

Aviation

"Shaking Like Washing Machine" After Engine Blade Fracture Causes Scares & Emergency Landing

An AirAsia X flight from Perth to Kuala Lumpur experienced a blade fracture, with one engine ingesting the broken pieces and causing severe damage …

Aviation

*소프트웨어 오피스 인테리어 [ Raw Design Consultants ] Veeam Software office,Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia

A privately held IT company developing backup, disaster recovery and virtualization management software. With a spacious full floor plate in …

Design

You can still fly cheaply overseas this summer, if you’re willing to make a stop or two

Are you ready to take a trip overseas? Whether it's across the Pacific or the Atlantic, there are good bargains if you know where to look. It's not …

Air Travel

Philippines: IS funded siege through Malaysian militant

MARAWI, Philippines (AP) — The Islamic State group helped fund the monthlong siege of a southern Philippine city through a Malaysian militant who was reportedly killed by troops, the Philippine military chief said Friday.<p>Gen. Eduardo Ano told The Associated Press that Malaysian Mahmud bin Ahmad …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Malaysia's Permodalan Nasional Plans IPO of Highway Business

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--Malaysia's biggest state fund manager, Permodalan Nasional Bhd. (PNM.YY), is planning to list its highway unit at the end of 2018 or early 2019, according to its president and group chief executive, Abdul Rahman Ahmad.<p>Permodalan Nasional, which as of May has under management …

Malaysia

Malaysian fund managers positive on China's MSCI inclusion

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian fund managers are positive on MSCI's recent move to include Chinese stocks into its global benchmark equity index, though …

China

Chinese automaker buys stake in Malaysia's Proton

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Chinese owner of Sweden's Volvo Cars will inject $40 million into Malaysia's Proton as part of its purchase of a key stake in the automaker, an executive of the Malaysian company said Friday.<p>Geely Holding Group is also paying $65 million for 51 percent of …

Malaysia

10 Secret islands in Indonesia you need to discover today

See, in our heads, travelling can sometimes appear more glamorous than it actually is. From embarking on a plane to reaching your destination, it is …

Indonesia

Maxis Prices 300 Million New Placement Shares at MYR5.52 Each to Raise MYR1.66 Billion

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--Malaysian mobile-phone operator Maxis Bhd. (6012.KU) has priced its 300 million new placement shares at the bottom end of a book-building range, according to a press statement on Tuesday.<p>Maxis, controlled by Malaysian tycoon Ananda Krishnan, priced the shares at 5.52 ringgit …

Dow Jones Newswires

Malaysian townhouse is a trip back in time

Malaysian builder <b>Marco Gan</b> grew up the small town of Muar, but has since moved to the big city of Kuala Lumpur. Whenever he heads home to visit …

Lego

AirAsia X CEO Takes to Twitter to Call Off Plans to Fly to Europe and California

AirAsia X, Asia’s leading low cost long-haul airline, will not return to Europe nor will it fly to the U.S. West Coast soon, but will instead focus …

Airlines

Malaysia cancels decision to impose GST on 60 food items

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's Royal Customs Department announced on Monday (Jun 19) that it will reverse a decision to impose the Goods and Services Tax …

Food

9 tips for backpacking Malaysia | Travel Feature

Despite having turquoise-ringed tropical islands, misty rainforests, cosmopolitan and arty cities, colourful festivals and one of the world’s most …

Asia Travel

Vekic rallies past Konta to complete stunning title run in Nottingham

In the decider, the World No.70 broke serve in the opening game, but Konta rallied to win three games in a row to take her first lead of the set at …

Tennis

Teen killed in vicious homophobic attack where he was beaten, burnt and raped for hours

A teenager in Malaysia has died following a violent attack in which he was beaten, burnt and raped for hours by his homophobic school bullies.

LGBTQ

Jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar withdraws as PM candidate

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said on Saturday he would not be a candidate for prime minister in elections due by mid-2018.<p>Once a rising star in the ruling United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) party, Anwar is seen as the greatest threat to Prime …

Malaysia

Malaysia PM's wife linked to US$30m worth of jewellery bought with 1MDB funds

KUALA LUMPUR (June 16): Nearly US$30 million of funds stolen from scandal-hit 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) was used to buy jewellery for the …

Corruption

Malaysia says unaware of Myanmar's plans to lift worker ban

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian government says it is unaware of Myanmar's plans to lift a ban imposed in December on workers coming to Malaysia.<p>The …

Asia

Wreckage of missing Malaysian fighter jet found

KUALA LUMPUR: The wreckage of a Malaysian fighter jet which crashed a day ago was found on Friday, the air force said.<p>The Hawk 108 fighter jet took …

Military Aircraft

Cover Story: Two foreign LogTech start-ups land in Malaysia

THIRD-party logistics in Malaysia is fast becoming a crowded game as players — large and small, foreign and local — battle for market share, …

Logistics

Malaysia police investigate alleged bullying death as murder

Malaysia's police chief says the death of a teenager who was allegedly assaulted for being effeminate is being investigated as a murder.

Crime

A beef noodle hawker in KL sells Kobe beef for RM150 (S$50)?!

View photos<p>Michelin stars were once only awarded to fine dining establishments when it first came about in the mid 1920s. But much has changed since …

BeEF

Misappropriated 1MDB funds helped finance $2.2 billion energy firm deal - U.S. lawsuit | Reuters

By Rozanna Latiff and Nathan Layne<br>| KUALA LUMPUR<p>KUALA LUMPUR Money misappropriated from a Malaysian state fund was used to partly finance the $2.2 …

Corruption