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Malaysia's mangrove-planting fishermen stumble at nature finance hurdle

Walking across a swamp, retired fisherman Ilias Shafie and a small group of villagers plant mangrove saplings on Malaysia's west coast, one tree at a time.

Malaysia's mangrove-planting fishermen stumble at nature finance hurdle

'25 recruiting agencies out to form a syndicate to send migrants to Malaysia'

Private recruiting agencies have protested a reported move by 25 recruiting agencies to form a syndicate aimed at sending migrant workers to Malaysia.

'25 recruiting agencies out to form a syndicate to send migrants to Malaysia'

Malaysian ex-PM Mahathir admitted to hospital again

Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad has been admitted to a specialist heart hospital for the third time in the space of a few weeks, a spokesperson said Saturday

Mahathir has been admitted to a specialist heart hospital for the third time in the space of a few weeks, a spokesperson said on 22 January 2022.

Malaysia wants to cut out third parties in foreign worker recruitment

The Malaysian government has advised the employers not to make any payment through intermediaries or third parties for the speeding up the application process as its cabinet recently approved the ...

Malaysia wants to cut out third parties in foreign worker recruitment

Indonesia rejects boat with over 100 Rohingya refugees

The wooden boat was first sighted two days ago, stranded about 70 nautical miles off the Indonesian coast, according to a local navy commander

This handout photo taken and received from the Indonesian police on 28 December 2021 shows officers preparing to send supplies to Rohingya refugees aboard a wooden vessel off the coast of Indonesia's Aceh province, in Bireuen on 28 December 2021

14 dead, 70,000 displaced in Malaysian floods

The Malaysian military used boats Tuesday to distribute food to desperate people trapped in their homes after massive floods, as the death toll rose to 14 with over 70,000 displaced

A man sits on the bonnet of a car as he waits to be evacuated by a rescue team in Shah Alam, Selangor on 20 December 2021, as Malaysia faces some of its worst floods for years

Floods in Malaysia displace more than 30,000 people

More than 30,000 people were evacuated from their homes in Malaysia on Sunday as the country battles some of its worst flooding in years

People clean up theier house after it was hit by flood in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia on 19 December, 2021

Malaysia reopens doors to Bangladeshi workers, MoU signed

Malaysia has reopened its labour market to Bangladesh after a three-year hiatus as the governments of both countries signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Sunday.

Malaysia reopens doors to Bangladeshi workers, MoU signed

Ministry didn’t create any sufferings for migrants: Expat minister

The minister for expatriates' welfare and overseas employment Imran Ahmad on Friday claimed the ministry didn't create any sufferings for the migrant workers

Ministry didn’t create any sufferings for migrants: Expat minister

Malaysian ex-PM Mahathir admitted to hospital

Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad, 96, was admitted to hospital Thursday and will undergo a full medical check-up, the medical facility said.

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