KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Government is aware that search and rescue operations are still ongoing in Nepal due to the devastating earthquake which hit the country and the Northern India region yesterday.
KATHMANDU: Rescuers dug with their bare hands and bodies piled up in Nepal on Sunday after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Kathmandu Valley, killing more than 2,200 people, and triggered a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest.
KUALA LUMPUR: UNICEF is mobilising an urgent response to meet the needs of children affected by yesterday's earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal.
KUALA LUMPUR: ASEAN should step up its engagement with the European Union (EU) to further boost bilateral relationship between the two blocs, Minister of International Trade and Industry, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed said today.
KATHMANDU: There are around 100 climbers at camps 1 and 2 on Mount Everest, above base camp, and all are safe after an earthquake set off an avalanche, the head of the Nepal Mountaineering Association said today
KUALA LUMPUR: The two-day 26th ASEAN Summit begins today with the ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting being held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre here.
KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak conveyed his condolences to the families and friends of those affected by the earthquake that struck Nepal and the Northern region of India.
KATHMANDU: Rescuers in Nepal searched frantically today for survivors of a huge quake that killed nearly 2,000, digging through rubble in the devastated capital Kathmandu and airlifting victims of an avalanche at Mount Everest base camp.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) climbers were fortunate to be given a second chance at life as they managed to escape the 7.8 magnitude earthquake which hit Nepal.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia is ready to extend its assistance to Nepal that was rocked by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake today.
KUALA LUMPUR: If trade is a powerful tool for economic growth drawing global economic giants – the US and China - to vibrant ASEAN to negotiate free trade deals, it has been all quiet on the Europe front in recent times despite it being the largest investor in the region.
KUALA LUMPUR: The proposed common time zone for the Asean capitals will stand to benefit all markets involved.
KUALA LUMPUR: All Malaysians including a team of climbers from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) on Mount Everest are reported to be in safe condition.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Embassy in Kathmandu is seeking confirmation from the local authorities in Nepal whether any Malaysians were affected by the earthquake that hit the country today.