Pollution

'Malaysia will not be a dumping ground to the world'

Almost 3,000 metric tonnes of non-recyclable plastic waste smuggled from US, UK, Canada and Australia to be shipped out.

Malaysia to ship back tonnes of plastic waste to foreign nations

Environment

Malaysia mourns 'loss of a species' as male Sumatran rhino dies

Death of Tam leaves Malaysia with just one critically-endangered Sumatran rhino, a female that was captured in 2014.

Malaysia mourns 'loss of a species' as male Sumatran rhino dies

Opinion

Cleaning up corruption in Malaysia goes beyond Najib

Former PM Najib Razak has become a poster boy for corruption in Malaysia but he is only the tip of the iceberg.

Cynthia Gabriel

by Cynthia Gabriel

Cynthia Gabriel

Asia Pacific

Malaysia to appeal boss' acquittal over Indonesian maid's death

Domestic worker Adelina Sau's case highlights the injustices suffered by migrant workers, activists say.

Malaysia to appeal boss' acquittal over Indonesian maid's death

101 East

Malaysia: Power and Corruption

We investigate corruption in Malaysia and the 1MDB scandal that saw billions of dollars siphoned out of the country.

AJ IMPACT

Malaysia reform momentum wanes a year after historic election

Corruption probes make headway, but opposition exploits economic woes to fan racial, religious tension and block reform.

Malaysia reform momentum wanes a year after historic election

Rohingya

Rohingya women, girls being trafficked to Malaysia for marriage

Al Jazeera reveals how refugees in Bangladesh camps are vulnerable to proposals from single Rohingya men in Malaysia.

Rohingya women, girls being trafficked to Malaysia for marriage

Malaysia

Malaysia says US returned $57m in 1MDB funds

Amount repatriated was forfeited from a Hollywood film production company linked to Najib's stepson Riza Aziz.

Malaysia says United States returned $57m in 1MDB funds

Malaysia

Vietnamese woman accused of killing Kim Jong Nam returns home

Doan Thi Huong spent more than two years in a Malaysian prison on suspicion of killing Kim Jong Un's half-brother.

Vietnamese woman accused of killing Kim Jong Nam returns home

Asia Pacific

North Korea: Chemistry, a killing, and then karaoke

Meet the man suspected of concocting the poison that killed North Korean leader's half-brother, Kim Jong Nam.

North Korea: Chemistry, a killing, and then karaoke

Asia Pacific

Former PM Najib fails to have seven corruption charges dismissed

Najib challenged criminal breach of trust, abuse of power and money laundering charges at the start of his trial.

Former PM Najib fails to have seven corruption charges dismissed

AJ IMPACT

China signals Belt and Road shift with Malaysia rail project

Major rail project expected to resume next month after the Malaysian government secured a one-third reduction in cost.

China signals Belt and Road shift with Malaysia rail project

The Listening Post

The media backstory behind Malaysia's 1MDB corruption case

As Malaysia's former PM Najib Razak stands trial for kleptocracy, the media he tried to silence are out in force.

Malaysia

Vietnamese suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder to be released soon

The 30-year-old's lawyer said prison authorities had informed them that she will be released on May 3.

Vietnamese suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder to be released soon

AJ IMPACT

Malaysia rail project to resume after China agrees to cost cut

Malaysia's new government stopped work on 688km project last year, amid concern about hefty price tag.

Malaysia rail project to resume after China agrees to cost cut