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Nearly 25% of Malaysians have had suicidal thoughts: YouGov

Worryingly, about 26 per cent of the respondents surveyed said they had carried out acts of self-harm before.

TransferWise customers can soon send money out of Malaysia with ‘no hidden mark-ups’

This makes Malaysia TransferWise's fourth country in Asia to enjoy its remittance service after Singapore, Japan and Hong Kong.

Singaporean motorcyclist decapitated, dies in accident in Gelang Patah, Johor

The Singaporean was killed when he was thrown from his BMW motorcycle after colliding with a van at a road junction.

China’s Alibaba will soon sell Malaysia’s Musang King durians in its restaurants and supermarkets

A ban on durian imports has been lifted in China, so Malaysia is gearing up supply in anticipation.

A couple and their 3-year-old son were killed after lightning struck their farm in Malaysia – here’s how lightning is made and why it̵...

Lightning kills more than 2,000 people around the world every year, with survivors suffering long-term symptoms and life-altering ailments.

Clouds with unusual aurora-like glow seen illuminating the sky in KL’s Bangsar

In one picture, the glow illuminated part of the sky, and also created a dark shadow beneath the clouds.
A container ship hired by Canada to pick up tons of trash arrives at a port in Manila, Philippines.

The Philippines is shipping 1,500 tons of trash back to Canada, the latest move in Southeast Asia’s rebellion against Western garbage

The shipment ends a years-long dispute. Canada agreed to take back the waste by May 30 after the Philippines recalled its ambassador to Ottawa.
Plastic waste piled outside an illegal recycling factory in Jenjarom, Malaysia.

Staggering photos show one small town covered in 19,000 tons of plastic waste

A small town in Malaysia is teeming with waste after China banned plastic imports from nations like the US, UK, and Australia.
A woman works in a plastic bottle recycling factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in October 2018.

The West has been dumping tens of millions of tons of trash in Southeast Asian countries for more than 25 years — now they want to send it back

Rich Western nations have been dumping plastic waste in developing Southeast Asia for decades, because countries there have more lax regulations.