Muda released manifesto ahead of state polls, calling for others to strip MB of ultimate power | Malay Mail

Muda released manifesto ahead of state polls, calling for others to strip MB of ultimate power |  Malay Mail

PETALING JAYA, July 20 — The Malaysian United Democratic Alliance party (Muda) today unveiled a bold manifesto that among other things called for the reduction of executive powers from the hands of mentoring besars and executive councillors, which is likely a criticism of the way states are currently governed even by political parties that claim … Read more

After daughter kidnapped, Thai mother questions how a minor crossed the Padang Besar border without a passport | Malay Mail

After daughter kidnapped, Thai mother questions how a minor crossed the Padang Besar border without a passport |  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, July 20 — The mother of an abducted daughter has expressed her fears about how easy it was for her estranged husband to allegedly smuggle their daughter across the borders of Thailand to Malaysia without proper documentation. Thai national Anna Leelertwongpakdee through her lawyer Chen Yu Szen said she wonders if there are … Read more

Young homebuyers take refuge in rust belt towns | Malay Mail

Young homebuyers take refuge in rust belt towns |  Malay Mail

HEGANG, July 20 — Fontana Fang has dived into China’s cutthroat real estate market and emerged victorious, defying skyrocketing prices to snap up a prime property for next to nothing — a distant dream for many. But there’s a catch: His new apartment is in a coal town near the Russian border where winter temperatures … Read more

The legacy of martial arts superstar Bruce Lee spans 50 years in | Malay Mail

The legacy of martial arts superstar Bruce Lee spans 50 years in |  Malay Mail

HONG KONG, July 19 — Hong Kong businessman W. Wong still remembers the day in 1972 when he first heard neighborhood children whispering about a figure who seemed larger than life: Bruce Lee. Lee, a consummate martial artist whose films spawned a kung fu craze worldwide, was one of the first Asian men to achieve … Read more

Malaysia Airlines’ new Boeing 737-8 will arrive in August 2023 | Malay Mail

Malaysia Airlines' new Boeing 737-8 will arrive in August 2023 |  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 ― Malaysia Airlines will finally take delivery of its new Boeing 737-8 soon as part of Malaysia Aviation Group’s (MAG) fleet modernization plan. The first of 25 737-8 aircraft is currently scheduled for delivery in August 2023. Advertising Advertising The new 737-8 aircraft will feature a refreshed tail fin design with … Read more

Experts say Muda-PSM tie-up for state polls is a progressive move, but unlikely to be a vote spoiler | Malay Mail

Experts say Muda-PSM tie-up for state polls is a progressive move, but unlikely to be a vote spoiler |  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 — The partnership between the youthful Malaysian United Democratic Alliance (Muda) and the more established Socialist Party of Malaysia (PSM) as a “third force” in six state elections next month shows progress in the country’s political growth. Political scientist James Chin said Malay Mail that unlike the mainstream parties, PSM and … Read more

‘Must-have’ Japanese whiskey turns 100 as demand soars | Malay Mail

'Must-have' Japanese whiskey turns 100 as demand soars |  Malay Mail

YAMAZAKI (Japan), July 18 ― The famous Yamazaki distillery marks its 100th anniversary this year with much to celebrate, as Japan’s acclaimed aged whiskey commands increasingly attractive prices due to growing demand. and chronic shortages. Advertising Advertising Japan’s oldest distillery has sat at the foot of a mountain outside Kyoto since it was built by … Read more

Storm clouds loom large over China’s economy | Malay Mail

Storm clouds loom large over China's economy |  Malay Mail

BEIJING, July 17 — China’s lower-than-expected growth in the second quarter comes as the world’s second-largest economy is hit by sluggish consumption, a real estate sector in crisis and deflation worries. Here’s a look at the main storm clouds in China’s economy: Advertising Advertising Sluggish consumption For nearly three years, Beijing’s strict zero-Covid policies have … Read more

Get your ‘pork rendang nasi lemak’ fix at PJ’s Chuan Lee Restaurant | Malay Mail

Get your 'pork rendang nasi lemak' fix at PJ's Chuan Lee Restaurant |  Malay Mail

PETALING JAYA, July 17 — It’s not every day you hear that nasi lemak served with pork so my friends and I were incredibly keen to try Porking Mad’s nasi lemak located at Chuan Lee Restaurant. A friend even made the effort to drive from Cheras to Petaling Jaya through the massive morning traffic. Advertising … Read more

Not your average Chinese restaurant: Cheras’ Fatt Hei Len serves incredible specialties | Malay Mail

Not your average Chinese restaurant: Cheras' Fatt Hei Len serves incredible specialties |  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 — Venture deep into any of Cheras’ many neighborhoods and you’re bound to find some local spots pumping out delicious food with absurd efficiency at an alarming rate. These foods require a certain level of technical skill and rely on a person’s ability to source good produce, which belies the lesser … Read more