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Seven killed, thousands evacuated in flash floods in Malaysia

Seven killed, thousands evacuated in flash floods in Malaysia

Seven people have been killed and some 10,000 people evacuated in Malaysia after weekend rain in the north-west states of Penang and Kedah caused flash flooding, local media reported on Monday.

Flash floods kill 5 in Malaysia

Flash floods kill 5 in Malaysia

Flash floods caused by hours of torrential rain killed at least five people in Malaysia and military forces deployed on Sunday to help rescue thousands of displaced people in the northern state of Penang.

Malaysia probes reported leak of 46mn mobile users' data

Malaysia probes reported leak of 46mn mobile users' data

The massive data breach, believed to affect almost the entire population of Malaysia, was first reported last month by Lowyat.net, a local technology news website.

Kim Jong-Nam murder suspects visit airport amid chaotic scenes

Kim Jong-Nam murder suspects visit airport amid chaotic scenes

Two women on trial for murdering the North Korean leader's half-brother visited the Malaysian airport where he was poisoned under heavy police guard on Tuesday, with the exhausted suspects ...

Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandal

Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandal

Malaysia has asked Interpol to try to locate a Malaysian financier for questioning over his suspected involvement in a multi-billion dollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) ...

Fourteen feared dead in Malaysian landslide

Fourteen feared dead in Malaysian landslide

Two workers were found dead and 12 others were missing Saturday after a landslide at a construction site on the popular Malaysian tourist island of Penang, officials said.

Emir Meets King of Malaysia

Emir Meets King of Malaysia

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani on Monday met with King of Malaysia Sultan Muhammad V at the Royal Istana Negara Palace in Kuala Lumpur.

Emir and Malaysian PM discuss bilateral ties, economy

Emir and Malaysian PM discuss bilateral ties, economy

During the session, the Emir and the Malaysian Prime Minister discussed bilateral relations and ways of supporting and developing them in various fields so as to push them forward to a wider strategic level.

Emir accorded an official reception in Malaysia

Emir accorded an official reception in Malaysia

The ceremony started with both Qatari and Malaysian national anthems before His Highness the Emir reviewed the guard of honour.

Emir’s visit to strengthen Qatar-Malaysia ties: official

Emir’s visit to strengthen Qatar-Malaysia ties: official

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani’s first state visit to Malaysia is expected to strengthen relations between Qatar and the Southeast Asian nation, an embassy official has said.

Emir arrives in Kuala Lumpur

Emir arrives in Kuala Lumpur

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived in Kuala Lumpur yesterday evening for a two-day visit to Malaysia.

Emir starts state visit to several Asian countries

Emir starts state visit to several Asian countries

His Highness the Emir will hold talks with the leaders of these countries and senior officials on bilateral relations and means of developing cooperation between Qatar and these countries.