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An owl not seen in over a century makes a brief return — then vanishes again

Mongabay 14 May 2021
The Bornean subspecies of the Rajah scops-owl (Otus brookii) was first described from the montane forests of the Malaysian state of Sabah in 1892. Since then, however, its whereabouts have been a mystery ... The findings were reported April 28 in The Wilson Journal of Ornithology. That May 4, 2016, rediscovery of the Bornean Rajah scops-owl (O.
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Sabah introduces MyMAT Mosquito Trap in fight against dengue

Malaysian National News Agency 14 May 2021
REGION - SABAH. Sabah introduces MyMAT Mosquito Trap in fight against dengue. " data-media="">. 13/05/2021 08.52 AM. KOTA KINABALU, May 13 -- The Sabah state health department (JKNS) will introduce the Malaysian Mosquito Autocidal Trap (MyMAT) in an effort to curb the spread of dengue fever in the state ... ....
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US Seizes Shipment From Malaysia’s Top Glove Over Forced Labor Concerns

The Epoch Times 13 May 2021
KUALA LUMPUR—The United States seized latex gloves made by Malaysian firm Top Glove Corp Bhd after a shipment was found in Kansas City despite an import ban on its products ...
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U.S. seizes shipment from Malaysia’s Top Glove over forced labour concerns

Metro USA 13 May 2021
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – The United States seized latex gloves made by Malaysian firm Top Glove Corp Bhd after a shipment was found in Kansas City despite an import ban on its products over forced labour allegations, U.S. customs said on Wednesday. In a statement, the U.S ... On May 5, U.S ... U.S ... (Reporting by A ... .
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US seizes more shipment from Malaysia's Top Glove over forced labour concerns

Straits Times 13 May 2021
KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - The United States seized latex gloves made by Malaysian firm Top Glove Corp Bhd after a shipment was found in Kansas City despite an import ban on its products over forced labour allegations, US customs said on Wednesday (May 12) ... The company did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the seizure of gloves ... �.
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Asia PacificU.S. seizes shipment from Malaysia's Top Glove over forced labour concerns

Reuters 13 May 2021
The United States seized latex gloves made by Malaysian firm Top Glove Corp Bhd (TPGC.KL) after a shipment was found in Kansas City despite an import ban on its products over forced labour allegations, U.S. customs said. In a statement on Wednesday, the U.S ... In response, Top Glove said it has informed the U.S ... read more ... ....
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US seizes shipment from Malaysia's Top Glove over forced labour concerns

The Jakarta Post 13 May 2021
Reuters. 2021-05-13 0 0920e6703081f028872405a52649ac42 2 SE Asia US,Malaysia,latex-gloves,Covid,child-labor Free. The United States seized latex gloves made by Malaysian firm Top Glove Corp after a shipment was found in Kansas City despite an import ban on its products over forced labour allegations, US customs said on Wednesday ... Topics .. .
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More celebrities are beginning to speak out for Palestine

The New Arab 13 May 2021
Attached to the tweet was a link to a petition, which will be sent to Secretary of State Antony Blinken ... In 2009 she came out as a vocal opponent of the BDS movement, but in subsequent years has been critical of Israel's controversial Nation State Law and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu right-wing policies.
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Malaysia imposes nationwide restrictions over new Covid-19 wave

La Prensa Latina 12 May 2021
Measures do not affect most companies, but restaurants will not be able to welcome customers and mass social events are prohibited, while travel between districts and states is not allowed, except for work or health reasons ... Pfizer (United States) and BioNtech (Germany.).
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Sultan Nazrin cancels attendance to Aidilfitri prayers, feast due to COVID-19

Malaysian National News Agency 11 May 2021
Mohd Annuar said Sultan Nazrin had also decreed that Aidilfitri prayers in mosques and surau in the state could only be attended by Malaysian citizens aged 12 and above and that the prayers could also be performed in an open area with a maximum of 50 congregants complying with the physical distancing rule.
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Malaysian state fund to sue western banks for billions 

Irish Independent 11 May 2021
Malaysia’s now-defunct 1MDB state fund is suing units of Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan and Coutts & Co to recover billions in alleged losses from a corruption scandal at the fund, according to court documents ... Malaysian authorities have previously said there were billions of dollars more that were unaccounted for.
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MAFI to diversify agricultural economic activities in rural Sabah

Malaysian National News Agency 11 May 2021
Based on the fruit’s potential, Ronald said MAFI is in the midst of setting up the Malaysian Pineapple Industry Board (LPNM) in Sabah, with support from the state government.
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Asia PacificMalaysia’s 1MDB, ex-unit seek recovery of $23 bln in assets

Reuters 10 May 2021
Malaysian state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) and its former unit SRC International have filed 22 civil suits seeking to recover more than $23 billion in assets from entities and people allegedly involved in defrauding the firms, the finance ministry said on Monday.
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Malaysian police turn back hundreds trying to break travel ban across districts and states

Straits Times 10 May 2021
KUALA LUMPUR - The Malaysian police have turned back hundreds of motorists who were trying to travel across districts or states despite a government ban, with some of them using excuses such as trying to send Hari Raya cookies and clothes to friends and family members.
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