Najib Razak was found guilty on Tuesday in a corruption trial over the looting of the 1MDB investment fund.
Shipments of unwanted rubbish have been rerouted since China banned the import of plastic waste in 2018, but Malaysia and others are fighting back.
On New Year’s Eve, Putrajaya Square will be lit up with live and digital firework displays.
The biggest supermarket in Malaysia stops selling anti-palm products following a national offensive to preserve the country’s key export.
The post-mortem has so far found no evidence of kidnapping or sexual assault, Malaysian police said on Thursday.
A festive red hibiscus, a wild green fern, and a brilliant blue rhinoceros hornbill will be welcoming visitors to Malaysia over the next 18 months - the Visit Truly Asia Malaysia 2020 campaign has now been launched.
The trial relates to suspected transfers totalling 42 million ringgit ($10.3 million) into Najib's bank account
Wearing tails made of plastic fins covered by shimmering fabric, five women glided through a pool at a Malaysian centre that teaches people how to swim like mermaids.
Under the Radar: the eco guide to Langkawi
More than four years after Flight MH370 disappeared over the Indian Ocean, investigators are no nearer to finding out what went wrong.
Police said the raids were in connection with investigations into the 1MDB fund
Jailed Malaysian leader Anwar Ibrahim was granted a full pardon on Wednesday and walked free out of a hospital in Kuala Lumpur where he has been undergoing treatment.
A 92-year-old politician is returning to run Malaysia.
The two women say they thought they were carrying out a prank for a reality show when they approached the North Korean leader's half-brother at Kuala Lumpur's international airport last February.
Malaysia has received proposals from three companies offering to continue the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370, which has been missing since 2014.
Briton's Lewis Hamilton has gained his seventieth pole position in Formula One, driving for Mercedes in Malaysia.
Authorities in Malaysia have seized a large shipment of rhino horns thought to have an estimated black market value of around 3 million euros.