Despite the economic challenges and restrictions imposed against Iran, Malaysia’s trade relations with Iran continue to grow, said a Malaysian diplomat at the Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP) alumni dinner 2022, which was held in Tehran on Thursday.
Malaysia’s top court ordered former prime minister Najib Razak to begin a 12-year prison sentence on Tuesday after upholding a guilty conviction on charges related to a multi-billion dollar graft scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).
An exhibition, featuring works of Islamic art such as calligraphy, Qur’anic verses, photography, sculpture, geometric shapes and motifs of flora and fauna, scenery and natural beauty, are underway at Iran Cultural Centre (ICC) in Malaysia’s capital, Kuala Lumpur.
Malaysian tourism officials and Qatar Airways representative outline new approaches to traveling to Malaysia at Mashhad and Isfahan conferences
The first secretary of the Malaysian Embassy in Tehran called for increasing trade relations with Iran as the bilateral commercial ties between Tehran and Kuala Lumpur were negatively affected by the US sanctions.
Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin defied on Wednesday mounting pressure to quit, saying he retained majority support among lawmakers and would prove it when the Southeast Asian nation's parliament reconvened next month.