Malaysia

News

Malaysian Drummers Play On in Face of Ban by Islamic Authorities

Defying authority to continue tradition, Malaysian drummers ignore Islamic decree against their drumming Malaysian Drum Ceremonies Play On Despite Ban from The Wall Street Journal // More News/Headlines on DEMAGAGA More Top News Articles on DEMAGAGA // More Top News Stories on DEMAGAGA // More Top News Headlines on DEMAGAGA //

Read More
News

Asia‘s Great Wealth Divide

As Nikkei points out with this awesome graphic, while the nations of East Asia have the fastest growing economies in the world, there is still a lot of work to be done in closing the gap between the nations’ poorest and wealthiest citizens. Nikkei notes that the gap is greatest in Malaysia and that disparities […]

Read More
News

News Headlines March 11, 2014: Troops Amass in Russia and Ukraine, Saudi Arabia Wants Al Jazeera Closed, UN Warns of Food Shortages by 2050

Troops Amass Along Ukraine-Russia Border Saudi Arabi Threatens to Blockade Qatar Unless Al-Jazeera Is Closed Atheists in Iraq Fight for Religious Rights Air Malaysia May Have Veered Off Course for an Hour Before Disintegrating, According to Malaysian Officials Japan Seeks to Dump Nuclear Waste Water from Fukushima Russia’s Elite Likely to Escape Sanctions Stemming from […]

Read More
News

China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) May Purchase Exxon Mobil’s Iraq West Qurna 1 Field

Current CNPC holdings in Iraq include three fields in the south producing more than 1.4 million barrels of oil per day. The largest foreign players in Iraq’s emerging oil industry are China and Malaysia. China National Petroleum Corporation has sought to expand its presence by acquiring the¬†West Qurna 1 Field¬†which holds reserves estimated to be […]

Read More
Science & Technology

Iskandar Malaysia: A Green Mega-City for 3 Million Opposite Singapore

The project by the Malaysian government is intended to be a showcase of modern living, relying upon renewable resources for energy and employing environmentally comprehensive methods of living. Everything from waste to energy will be recycled. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak had this to say of Iskandar Malaysia: Iskandar Malaysia [is] a smart city template […]

Read More