Rimau: Mascot of SEA Games 29
SEA Games 29 in figures.
A Vietnamese merchant ship was saved from robbery or kidnapping recently thanks to the Malaysian Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom), according to the country’s Bernama News Agency.
Vietnam made a promising start to the Year of the Rooster with a 3-0 victory over Malaysia in a friendly match in Ho Chi Minh City on February 7.
Traders in Kuala Lumpur who violate the ban on the use of plastic bags and polystyrene boxes will be fined up to 2,000 RM (500 USD) from 2017.
The Sultan of Kelantan State, Muhammad V, officially became the 15th King of Malaysia on December 13, starting his five-year term.
A delegation from the Communist Review visited the New Straits Times, the longest running Malaysian newspaper, on October 25.
Contemporary Vietnamese painters have sent their lacquer works to the Malaysia Art Expo 2016, which opened in Kuala Lumpur on October 20.
Malaysia’s Conference of Rulers elected Sultan of Kelantan Muhammad V as the 15th King of Malaysia on October 14.
Malaysia confirmed on October 7 that the aircraft piece found in Mauritius was of the MH370 flight of Malaysia Airlines that went missing in March 2014.