Malaysia

Najib asks Federal Court to toss SRC conviction, allow retrial

New attorney for the former prime minister says the defense team wants to introduce new evidence.

Companies profited from forced labor at Malaysian rubber-glove plants, US lawsuit alleges

Filed on behalf of 13 Bangladeshis, the suit seeks damages from Kimberly-Clark and Ansell.

Report: Laws, govt-run therapy programs suppress LGBT rights in Malaysia

Human Rights Watch, Justice for Sisters calls on government to accept, not discriminate gay population.

Lawmakers, activists demand answers over delayed combat ship project

After eight years and billions of ringgit spent on them, Malaysia still awaits delivery of the first of six ships.

Drama at Najib’s final hearing as lead lawyer asks to be excused

However, the Federal Court denied the lead counsel’s request.

Lawmakers, activists demand answers over delayed combat ship project

After eight years and billions of ringgit spent on them, Malaysia still awaits delivery of the first of six ships.

Myanmar’s executions of political prisoners angers neighbors in SE Asia

Malaysia bans chicken exports