IATA welcomes ICAO's tracking standard recommendation

February 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on IATA welcomes ICAO's tracking standard recommendation 

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb. 5 — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has welcomed the recommendation of the International Civil Aviation Organization's (ICAO) Second High Level Safety Conference to move towards the adoption of a performance-based standard for the global tracking of commercial aircraft.

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8 killed, 21 injured in Malaysia's tour bus accident

January 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on 8 killed, 21 injured in Malaysia's tour bus accident 

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 15 — Eight people were killed and 21 injured on early Thursday after a tour bus overturned and caught on fire at North-South Expressway in Tapah in Malaysia's state of Perak.

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China's flood donation proof of close bilateral ties: Malaysia PM

January 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on China's flood donation proof of close bilateral ties: Malaysia PM 

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 13 — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said here Tuesday that the Chinese government's donation to assist the country to overcome floods is proof of close bilateral relations between the two countries.

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Weak ringgit a positive shock to Malaysia's economy – Stanchart

January 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on Weak ringgit a positive shock to Malaysia's economy – Stanchart 

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 12 — The weaker ringgit presents a "positive shock" to Malaysia's economy as it will boost the nation's competitiveness, said Standard Chartered (StanChart) Research.

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December palm oil stocks ease 11.55% to 2.01-M tonnes

January 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on December palm oil stocks ease 11.55% to 2.01-M tonnes 

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 12 — Malaysia's palm oil stocks eased 11.55 percent to 2.01 million tonnes at end-December 2014 against the 2.27 million tonnes recorded the previous month.

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