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Malaysia needs proactive, not reactive policies: Najib - The Sun Daily;

Malaysia needs proactive, not reactive policies: Najib - The Sun Daily

The Sun DailyMalaysia needs proactive, not reactive policies: NajibThe Sun DailyKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's economy is now in need of a structural change and therefore national policies should not be reactive but proactive, said Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak (pix). The Prime Minister said that for Malaysia to remain competitive, ...and more »

Malaysian UN workers leave North Korea - NEWS.com.au;

Malaysian UN workers leave North Korea - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auMalaysian UN workers leave North KoreaNEWS.com.auTWO Malaysian employees of the UN's World Food Program who were stranded in North Korea because of a travel ban have left the country, the UN said overnight. Nine other Malaysians are believed to still be stuck there after the two countries' diplomatic ...and more »

Malaysia braces for possible North Korean cyberattacks - Nikkei Asian Review;

Malaysia braces for possible North Korean cyberattacks - Nikkei Asian Review

Nikkei Asian ReviewMalaysia braces for possible North Korean cyberattacksNikkei Asian ReviewKUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia has beefed up security on all fronts including cyberspace after diplomatic relations with North Korea deteriorated in the aftermath of the assassination last month of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of leader Kim Jong Un.and more »

North Korea lets two Malaysian officials leave via China - Nikkei Asian Review;

North Korea lets two Malaysian officials leave via China - Nikkei Asian Review

Nikkei Asian ReviewNorth Korea lets two Malaysian officials leave via ChinaNikkei Asian ReviewKUALA LUMPUR -- Two Malaysians thought to have been caught in a travel ban imposed by North Korea on Tuesday arrived in Beijing on Thursday, according to the United Nations World Food Program. The man and woman worked for the WFP at the ...and more »

Two Malaysians leave North Korea, talks on to lift travel ban - Reuters;

Two Malaysians leave North Korea, talks on to lift travel ban - Reuters

ReutersTwo Malaysians leave North Korea, talks on to lift travel banReutersThe North Korea flag flutters next to concertina wire at the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia March 9, 2017. REUTERS/Edgar Su. 1/5. left. right. A journalist holds up a newspaper showing a photo of a man who claims to be the son of Kim ...and more »

North Korea Lets 2 Malaysians Leave Country - New York Times;

North Korea Lets 2 Malaysians Leave Country - New York Times

New York TimesNorth Korea Lets 2 Malaysians Leave CountryNew York TimesThe North Korean Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, the capital, this week. The countries are wrangling over the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the half brother of North Korea's ruler, who was killed last month in Malaysia's largest airport. Credit Ahmad ...and more »

Kim Jong Nam Investigation Will Be Lengthy, Warns Malaysia - Newsweek;

Kim Jong Nam Investigation Will Be Lengthy, Warns Malaysia - Newsweek

NewsweekKim Jong Nam Investigation Will Be Lengthy, Warns MalaysiaNewsweekMalaysia has warned that an investigation into the murder of the North Korean leader's half brother "may take longer than what we hope," as Pyongyang ally China said on Wednesday that no international action should be considered until it is finished.and more »

Two Malaysians Leave North Korea, Despite Exit Ban - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

Two Malaysians Leave North Korea, Despite Exit Ban - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Two Malaysians Leave North Korea, Despite Exit BanWall Street Journal (subscription)KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia—Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak said two Malaysians working for the United Nations in North Korea were allowed to leave the country on Thursday. “Stella Lim and Nyanaprakash Muniandy have both safely arrived in ...and more »

Two Malaysian UN staff held in North Korea allowed to leave - CNN;

Two Malaysian UN staff held in North Korea allowed to leave - CNN

CNNTwo Malaysian UN staff held in North Korea allowed to leaveCNN(CNN) Two Malaysians have left Pyongyang two days after North Korea said no Malaysians would be allowed to leave amid a diplomatic row between the two countries. A man and a woman working for the World Food Programme arrived in Beijing Thursday, ...and more »

Two Malaysian UN staff leave North Korea after exit ban - South China Morning Post;

Two Malaysian UN staff leave North Korea after exit ban - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostTwo Malaysian UN staff leave North Korea after exit banSouth China Morning PostThe UN's World Food Programme said two of its Malaysian staff left North Korea on Thursday after Kuala Lumpur and Pyongyang banned each other's citizens from leaving their countries in a row over the murder of Kim Jong-Nam. “WFP confirms that two ...and more »

2 Malaysians leave NKorea after being stranded by travel ban - Jakarta Post;

2 Malaysians leave NKorea after being stranded by travel ban - Jakarta Post

Jakarta Post2 Malaysians leave NKorea after being stranded by travel banJakarta Post2 Malaysians leave NKorea after being stranded by travel ban The North Korean flag is seen behind razor wire on top of a wall at the North Korean Embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, March 9, 2017. Malaysia's prime minister said Wednesday that ...and more »

Two Malaysians leave North Korea, nine still stranded - Bangkok Post;

Two Malaysians leave North Korea, nine still stranded - Bangkok Post

Bangkok PostTwo Malaysians leave North Korea, nine still strandedBangkok PostA man who identified himself as Kim Han Sol speaks at an unknown location in a grab from an undated video posted on YouTube by a group called Cheollima Civil Defense. An official at South Korea's National Intelligence Service said the man in the video ...and more »

Malaysia and North Korea - a friendship on ice - BBC News;

Malaysia and North Korea - a friendship on ice - BBC News

BBC NewsMalaysia and North Korea - a friendship on iceBBC NewsNorth Korea and Malaysia have taken the extraordinary step of banning each other's citizens from leaving their countries in the fallout over the killing of Kim Jong-nam. Security expert Hoo Chiew-ping traces the history of this unusual relationship ...and more »

Reassessing North Korea's threat to ASEAN security - Jakarta Post;

Reassessing North Korea's threat to ASEAN security - Jakarta Post

Jakarta PostReassessing North Korea's threat to ASEAN securityJakarta PostReassessing North Korea's threat to ASEAN security A journalist waits in front of the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Monday, March 6, 2017. Malaysia said Sunday that its expulsion of North Korea's ambassador was intended to warn ...and more »

Expert: North Korea taking Malaysians 'hostage' unprecedented in peacetime - Yahoo News;

Expert: North Korea taking Malaysians 'hostage' unprecedented in peacetime - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsExpert: North Korea taking Malaysians 'hostage' unprecedented in peacetimeYahoo NewsNorth Korea imposed Tuesday a temporary travel ban on all Malaysians there following soured ties over the February 13 murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's older half-brother Kim Jong-nam here. — Reuters pic. More. KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 ...and more »

US, Malaysia Accuse North Korea of Murdering Kim Jong Nam - Radio Free Asia

US, Malaysia Accuse North Korea of Murdering Kim Jong NamRadio Free AsiaPeople in Seoul, South Korea, watch a TV news report showing a video of a man claiming to be Kim Han Sol, the son of the assassinated half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, March 8, 2017. AFP. The United States on Wednesday joined ...and more »

Hostage-taking breaks international law - South China Morning Post;

Hostage-taking breaks international law - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHostage-taking breaks international lawSouth China Morning PostNo government has the right to hold innocent citizens from another country against their will. Yet that is what North Korea and Malaysia have chosen to do as a row over the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of the North's leader, escalates. Each ...and more »

Malaysia in diplomatic hostage crisis with North Korea - Nikkei Asian Review;

Malaysia in diplomatic hostage crisis with North Korea - Nikkei Asian Review

Nikkei Asian ReviewMalaysia in diplomatic hostage crisis with North KoreaNikkei Asian ReviewKUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia has tempered its fiery exchanges with North Korea in the wake of the assassination in Kuala Lumpur last month of North Korean exile Kim Jong Nam, and has said it will keep channels open with the communist state while its ...and more »

Najib softens line in bid to get Malaysians out of North Korea - Reuters;

Najib softens line in bid to get Malaysians out of North Korea - Reuters

ReutersNajib softens line in bid to get Malaysians out of North KoreaReutersMalaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak attends an event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia March 8, 2017. REUTERS/Alexandra Radu. 1/6. left. right. The North Korean flag flies on a top of a building at the North Korean embassy compound in Beijing, China, March 8 ...and more »

Malaysia will not break off ties with North Korea: PM - The Peninsula Qatar;

Malaysia will not break off ties with North Korea: PM - The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarMalaysia will not break off ties with North Korea: PMThe Peninsula QatarKUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Najib Razak said Wednesday that Malaysia will not break off diplomatic ties with North Korea as they provide a way to work for the release of 11 Malaysians detained in Pyongyang. Razak said the government will negotiate ...and more »