Of Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra, Diosdado Macapagal, the Muslim Filipinos and Sabah

All Macapagal said in a rebuttal was that he realized this was true but to allow Muslims to have either a mosque or a cemetery in Manila would only anger the Christians, who were predominantly Catholics.… Read More Of Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra, Diosdado Macapagal, the Muslim Filipinos and Sabah

Malaysia to sign AstraZeneca vaccine deal on Monday

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia will sign a deal on Monday to purchase the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine from British-Swedish multinational pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca. Addressing media on Saturday, Malaysian Health Minister Adham Baba said the country reached an agreement with AstraZeneca for the purchase of vaccines. The vaccines are planned to be brought to the country… Read More Malaysia to sign AstraZeneca vaccine deal on Monday

Malaysia ex-PM Najib found guilty of seven charges in first 1MDB trial

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was on Tuesday found guilty of all seven charges in the first of five trials he faces over a multi-billion-dollar graft scandal at 1 Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), a state fund he founded. A Malaysian judge said Najib’s defense team had failed to raise reasonable doubt on a… Read More Malaysia ex-PM Najib found guilty of seven charges in first 1MDB trial

Malaysia’s Islamic university scores three firsts on Sustainability Institution Award

By Dzulkifli Abdul Razak  The International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM) created history last week when it was awarded the prestigious Green Gown International Award for the 2020 Sustainability Institution of the Year. This was announced in conjunction of the UN High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, July 8th, in New York. The feat… Read More Malaysia’s Islamic university scores three firsts on Sustainability Institution Award