The Star (Malaysia)

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) - Peter Bellew, the Irish chief executive officer of Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAS), has denied that he is leaving the airline because of too much interference from Khazanah Nasional Bhd and the Government.

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - Top Glove Corp Bhd  the world’s biggest rubber glovemaker, is going on a spending spree to fuel earnings growth and keep its investors happy.

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) - Sticks and stones may break bones, but words can hurt too.

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - Yeoh Tiong Lay (pic), a prominent businessman and philanthropist, has passed away – to the surprise of his close friends.

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - Malaysia’s special relationship with Saudi Arabia does not hinder it from continuing relations with Qatar, both of whose ties have been strained in the past few months.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - Malaysian lecturer-turned-militant Mahmud Ahmad is set to become the top man in the Islamic State (IS) terror faction in Marawi in the southern Philippines following the deaths of Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute.

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - All five of Malaysia’s research universities continue to climb the rankings ladder with Universiti Malaya (UM) leading the pack.

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The Sultan of Selangor has decreed that mosques and surau throughout the state lower their loudspeaker volume for religious lectures, except during the Azan call to prayer and when reci­ting verses from the Quran.

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - Malaysia has teamed up with Indonesia and the Philippines to launch the Trilateral Air Patrol (TAP) to go after undesirable elements in the Sulu Seas.

KUCHING, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - A rare Iban beaded costume nearly a century old is currently on display in a new exhibition at the Textile Museum here.