29 February 2020, Saturday | 02:37pm

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Malaysia expected to be haze-free this year, faces flood risk

SUBANG: Residents in low-lying areas need to be prepared following unpredictable heavy rain which may bring about floods this year due to the La Nina phenomenon.

Standard Chartered rolls out 20-week maternity leave in Malaysia

Standard Chartered will for the first time give 20 weeks of fully paid maternity leave to its employees. — Reuters pic

Military diplomacy strengthens Malaysia's image internationally: Hishammuddin

KUALA LUMPUR: Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein (pix) said the 'military diplomacy' policy between Malaysia and foreign countries has helped strengthen the country's position in the eyes of the world, as well as facilitating Malaysia to obtain assistance if needed.

Malaysia ahead of Thailand in WEF's travel and tourism competitiveness index

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is ranked higher than Thailand in the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index 2017 by the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Malaysians entering Thailand must observe new rulings

(File pix) Malaysians who lose the barcodes on declaration forms for vehicles to be taken into Thailand risk a RM2,000 fine imposed by the Thai authorities.

Malaysia Hampir Rugi RM31.6 Bilion Pelaburan Saudi Aramco Kerana Berita Palsu

KUALA LUMPUR: Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak di Parlimen sebelum ini mengeluarkan amaran kepada semua rakyat agar menjaga kepentingan negara dan tidak mensabotaj ekonomi dengan memburukkan imej Malaysia.

500,000 currently jobless

OVER half a million people in the country are currently jobless.

The number represented a 3.5% unemployment rate in the country, said Human Resource Minister Datuk Seri Richard Riot yesterday.

Malaysia officially receives its latest RMAF A400M aircraft

The Airbus A400M aircraft — Pix from malaysiandefence.com

LANGKAWI: The fourth and final Airbus A400M military aircraft was officially delivered to the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) by Airbus today.

Malaysia is third happiest country in SEA

The Royal Palace is seen at the end of Karl Johans Gate in Oslo December 11, 2012. — Reuters

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has been ranked as the third happiest country in Southeast Asia, below Singapore and Thailand.

Good Q1 For Malaysia - Najib

KUALA LUMPUR, March 19 (Bernama) -- Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said Malaysia recorded many achievements to be proud of in the first three months of this year (Q1) and had received positive reports in local and international media.