Malaysia

Malaysia unveils five-year plan to fight corruption

Plan focuses on procurement, contracts and requires politicians to publicly declare their assets.

Malaysia unveils five-year plan to fight corruption

Asia Pacific

Malaysia stripped of Paralympic swim tournament over Israel ban

The move follows PM Mahathir Mohamed's decision to ban Israeli athletes citing abuses against Palestinians.

Malaysia stripped of Paralympic swim tournament over Israel ban

Asia Pacific

Malaysia's rising illegal plastic recycling factories

The plastics processing industry in Malaysia is worth an estimated $840m, but not all of the imported plastics can be recycled and will end up in landfills, at huge financial and environmental costs.

Asia Pacific

Malaysian royals pick new king after surprise abdication

Royal families elect sports-loving Sultan Abdullah as the new king after the last monarch abdicated in a historic first.

Malaysian royals pick new king after surprise abdication

Special series

Fight to learn: Eight must-see documentaries about education

Al Jazeera follows students defying the odds to go to school, and teachers trying to make education available to all.

Fight to learn: Eight must-see documentaries about education

Malaysia

Malaysia's royals to select new king in unique rotational system

Sultan of Pahang expected to be chosen as next head of state following the unprecedented departure of Sultan Muhammad V.

Malaysia's royals to select new king in unique rotational system

Asia Pacific

Malaysia to not host any more events involving Israel

Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah says move reflects 'government's firm stance over the Israeli issue'.

Malaysia to not host any more events involving Israel

Malaysia

Date set for election of new Malaysian king

King Muhammad V stepped down after less than two years on the throne; the first time a monarch has abdicated.

Date set for election of new Malaysian king

Malaysia

Malaysia's king steps down, cutting short his five-year term

Palace statement didn't give a reason for the 49-year-old royal's sudden move amid rumours he married a Russian model.

Malaysia's king steps down, cutting short his five-year term

Malaysia

Malaysia files charges against Goldman in 1MDB probe

Goldman Sachs has been under scrutiny for its role in helping raise funds through bond offerings for 1MDB.

1MDB scandal: Malaysia files charges against Goldman Sachs

Asia Pacific

Malayan tiger in crisis as poaching threatens to wipe out big cat

Population of critically endangered animal edges to extinction, as government promises soldiers in jungles by next year.

Malayan tiger in crisis as poaching threatens to wipe out big cat

Asia Pacific

Former Malaysia PM Najib Razak charged over 1MDB report tampering

Latest 1MDB charges relate to removal of references to financier Jho Low in 2016 audit report; former CEO also charged.

Former Malaysia PM Najib Razak charged over 1MDB report tampering

Malaysia

Malaysia: Malays rally amid worries over government 'weakness'

Thousands 'celebrate' move not to sign anti-discrimination treaty as others fear new government losing reform appetite.

Malaysia: Malays rally amid worries over government 'weakness'

Witness

A Time to Swim: A Story of Resistance in the Forests of Borneo

An exiled indigenous activist returns to his childhood village in Malaysia, where he faces a race to save his culture.

Asia Pacific

Malaysian fugitive Jho Low, four others hit with new 1MDB charges

New charges against fugitive financier are in addition to eight counts of money laundering already filed in August.

Malaysian fugitive Jho Low, four others hit with new 1MDB charges