The Star (Malaysia)

MANILA (The Star/ANN) - The sight of Taal erupting and images of a huge, terrifying plume of ash rising up into the heavens, accompanied by flashes of thunder and lightning, were relayed across the globe by social media within minutes.

LANGKAWI, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The concept of Malaysia Incorporated (Malaysia Inc), is now more important than ever to achieve the country’s big and ambitious goals, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) – As part of Visit Malaysia 2020 (VM2020), the MyCity Pass and KL Heritage Food Trails were launched recently. 

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) – Public listed companies in Malaysia may participate indirectly in the digital token offering for additional funding through its unlisted subsidiary or a special-purpose vehicle.

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The ringgit’s five-week rally against the US dollar recently has brought the exchange rate close to breaching the RM4.10-mark per US dollar.

TEHRAN (The Star/ANN) -  Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps has seized a ship suspected of fuel-smuggling and arrested 16 Malaysian crew members, state media reported on Monday (Dec 30).

SEOUL (The Star/ANN) - A South Korean court on Friday (Dec 27) rejected a request to arrest a key ally of President Moon Jae-in who is being investigated over allegations of corruption and power abuse, saying he was unlikely to flee or destroy evidence.

KOTA KINABALU, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The authorities have arrested 15 Filipinos who slipped into Sabah in an operation to stem the flow of illegal immigrants into Sabah's east coast.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Most people in the three nations have limited knowledge about and increasingly negative attitudes towards migrant workers, and do not think they should receive the same benefits or pay as local workers, showed the survey by two U.N. agencies.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) - The Prime Minister said Malaysia hosted the Kuala Lumpur Summit (KL Summit) 2019 because it felt that it had to do something to improve the lives of Muslims.