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November 27, 2018 9:39 PM Disney, Fox deny claims in $1 billion Malaysia theme park lawsuit

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) on Tuesday rejected claims in a Malaysia casino operator’s lawsuit accusing them of abandoning a licensing contract tied to the planned construction of a Fox-branded theme park. Disney and Fox said Genting Malaysia Bhd’s (GENM.KL) respective claims against them were “without 103

November 21, 2018 1:35 PM FIFA ethics committee judge arrested in Malaysia on suspicion of corruption

A FIFA ethics committee judge has been arrested in Malaysia on suspicion of corruption. Sundra Rajoo's lawyer told the Associated Press his client had been detained by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) after returning from FIFA business in Zurich the previous evening. The lawyer, Cheow Wee, said a court refused a request for a seven-day 93

November 19, 2018 4:00 AM Google-Temasek study sees $240 billion Southeast Asia internet economy by 2025

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Southeast Asia’s internet economy is expected to exceed $240 billion by 2025, a joint study by Google and Temasek Holdings showed, a fifth more than previously estimated, as more consumers use their smartphones to go online. The study, first published in 2016, encompasses ride-hailing, e-commerce, online travel and online media 100

November 12, 2018 3:10 PM Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines making AFF Cup defence hard for Thailand

Thailand's football chief wants a third consecutive AFF Suzuki Cup title but has warned that the improving Malaysia, Singapore and Philippines squads make the 2018 edition that much harder. After winning the 2014 and 2016 titles, the War Elephants kicked off their defence in Bangkok last week with a 7-0 win over Timor Leste but are aware that the challenge 77

November 7, 2018 6:44 AM Court to set date for resuming trial in Kim Jong Nam's death

Indonesian Siti Aisyah is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Shah Alam, Malaysia, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. The two woman arrived at court for case management after Malaysian court has ordered them to enter their defense over the murder of north Korean leader's half brother in an assassination that has gripped 84

November 1, 2018 5:20 AM Malaysian financier's private jet linked to 1MDB scandal to be sold

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A U.S. court has allowed the sale of a private jet allegedly bought by fugitive financier Low Taek Jho with money taken from Malaysia’s scandal-linked state fund 1MDB, court filings showed. The Bombardier Global 5000 jet is among $1.7 billion in assets allegedly purchased by Low, also known as Jho Low, and his associates with funds 95

October 25, 2018 5:54 PM Thai trailblazer Aphibarnrat wants to inspire next generation

(Reuters) - Kiradech Aphibarnrat does not seem to be fazed at the prospect of being the first Thai to play on the PGA Tour as he kept sight of the leading pack at Sheshan International in Shanghai by shooting a four-under-par 68 in the first round on Thursday. He notched up six birdies to trail American leader Patrick Reed by four strokes at the WGC-HSBC 68

October 25, 2018 4:12 PM French 'Spider-Man' arrested after scaling London's Heron Tower

Alain Robert, an urban climber dubbed the "French Spider-Man," completes his climb of the outside of Heron Tower building in the City of London, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein) A daredevil dubbed the “French Spider-Man” climbed the Heron Tower building in the city of London on Thursday. Alain Robert, 56, took about an hour to scale 277

October 19, 2018 10:59 AM Exclusive: OPEC, allies struggle to fully deliver pledged oil output boost

LONDON (Reuters) - OPEC is struggling to add barrels to the market after agreeing in June to increase output, an internal document seen by Reuters showed, as an increase in Saudi Arabia was offset by declines in Iran, Venezuela and Angola. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and allies agreed in June to boost supply as U.S. President 76

October 19, 2018 10:20 AM With Naval Exercises, China Cozies Up to U.S. Friends in Southeast Asia

Washington has long used joint maneuvers to build relationships with countries such as Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia SINGAPORE—China is expanding its military cooperation with U.S. security partners in Southeast Asia, seeking to bind those countries closer to Beijing and loosen their long-established defense ties with Washington 66