The Star (Malaysia)

GEORGE TOWN, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The trade war has prompted multinational corporations (MNCs) in China to outsource production activities to South-East Asia.

WUXI, China (The Star/ANN) - On Oct 10, an overpass of the road in Wuxi city of the eastern Jiangsu province collapsed, crushing three cars underneath it.

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - Ikea, is looking to ramp up its investments and expansion in Malaysia by investing US$71 million by year-end.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) – The Prime Minister said that Malaysia was a trading nation that needed the rich countries as markets and cannot “afford to make enemies with anyone”.

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - An ambitious plan is in the making to build a complete network of highways in Borneo linking the most remote areas in Sarawak to Sabah and then on to Kalimantan, where the new Indonesian capital will be located.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) - The exhibition Beyond Orientalism: How The West Was Won By Islamic Art set a different standard as it looked beyond how European and American artists depicted the Islamic world, proving how it had changed aesthetics in the West.

PETALING JAYA (The Star/ANN) - A new additional condition will be imposed by the government on foreign companies wanting to export plastic to the country next year.

PONTIAN, Malaysia (The Star/ANN) - The decision on whether Malaysian militant Yazid Sufaat, who has direct links to the Sept 11,2001 attacks in the United States, would be freed from the Simpang Renggam prison, has yet to be finalised.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) - Habeas corpus application will be filed by lawyers on behalf of five men who were detained under the Security Offences (Special Measures) Act over alleged links to the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam.

KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/Malaysia/ANN) - Malaysia was a key financial conduit for the Tamil Tigers and the network appeared to be intact.