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August 24, 2018 2:03 PM Malaysia Brings Criminal Charges Against Alleged 1MDB Ringleader Jho Low

Eight money-laundering charges have been filed against Mr. Low KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia—Malaysian police on Friday charged the alleged mastermind of the multibillion-dollar 1Malaysia Development Bhd. scandal with money laundering, saying it would facilitate his arrest overseas. They are the first criminal charges brought in Malaysia against financier Low Taek Jho, or Jho Low, who has been moving 52

August 23, 2018 5:14 AM China vows counter-attack on Trump's new tariffs

China says it plans to file a fresh complaint against President Donald Trump's tariffs at the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The threat comes after the US imposed a second round of tariffs on $16bn (£12.4bn) of Chinese goods, in an escalation of their trade war. There are fears that more tariffs could further hurt companies and consumers. China's commerce 83

August 21, 2018 11:29 AM Malaysia Can’t Afford $22 Billion Beijing-Backed Projects, Mahathir Tells China

The Malaysian prime minister plans to defer or cancel the infrastructure projects BEIJING—Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said he plans to defer or cancel some $22 billion worth of Chinese-backed infrastructure projects, after explaining his objections to China’s leaders. At a Tuesday media briefing at the end of a five-day China trip, Mr. Mahathir 51

August 15, 2018 3:32 PM The ‘King of Fruits’ Smells Like Gym Socks—and Fans Fear There Won’t Be Enough

As China gobbles up more durians, Southeast Asia is in a frenzy over rising prices and potential shortages of the pungent food BANGI, Malaysia—With its thick husk and sharp spikes, the durian doesn’t look like other fruits. Nor does it taste much like anything else. “There are occasional wafts of flavor that call to mind cream-cheese, onion-sauce, sherry-wine 48

August 13, 2018 2:19 PM Tottenham's Son Heung-min arrives in Indonesia for Asian Games with South Korea

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min landed in Indonesia on Monday as he prepares to play for South Korea at the Asian Games. Son will be one of three overage players in the under-23 team. If South Korea win the gold medal, Son will be exempt from 21 months of military service, an obligation he is otherwise expected to start within the next two years 64

August 6, 2018 10:41 AM Malaysia reports H5N1 bird flu outbreak on farm: OIE

PARIS (Reuters) - Malaysia has reported an outbreak of the highly contagious H5N1 bird flu virus on a farm in the eastern region of Sabah, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Monday, citing a report from Malaysia’s veterinary authorities. The virus killed 3,000 out of 28,000 egg-laying chickens on the farm in Kampung Kauluan and all of the remaining 64

August 4, 2018 2:46 PM Motorcycling: Dovizioso puts Ducati on pole for Czech GP

BRNO, Czech Republic (Reuters) - Italian Andrea Dovizioso will start Sunday’s Czech Grand Prix on pole position for Ducati with compatriot and MotoGP great Valentino Rossi qualifying his Yamaha alongside. Spain’s reigning world champion Marc Marquez, making his 100th start in the top flight, completed the front row for the works Honda team. The pole was Dovizioso’s 58

July 31, 2018 5:49 AM Malaysia civil aviation chief resigns over MH370 lapses

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The chief of Malaysia’s civil aviation authority resigned on Tuesday after an investigation report on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 showed lapses by the air traffic control center in Kuala Lumpur. The report released on Monday on the disappearance four years ago of the airliner during a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing 58

July 30, 2018 6:18 AM MH370 families say no new findings in investigation report

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Families of passengers on board missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 said on Monday that an investigation report released to them had no new findings on the reason for the plane’s mysterious disappearance. The report however highlighted mistakes and protocols and guidelines that were not followed, the families told reporters 53

July 28, 2018 2:32 AM Australia hosts one of Asia-Pacific's largest air force exercises

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The skies over Australia’s northern coastline were filled with air force pilot top guns from 16 nations on Saturday in one of Asia-Pacific’s largest air force training exercises. The tropical northern city of Darwin is hosting 4,000 personnel and 140 aircraft over the next three weeks as air forces from around the world take part in Exercise 62