Japan and Malaysia may resume travel in early September for expats

National Aug 14, 2020

Japan and Malaysia may resume travel in early September for expats

Japan and Malaysia agreed Friday they may ease coronavirus-related travel restrictions for expatriates in early September, if they take precautionary measures such as a 14-day self-quarantine period after entering their respective countries, the Japanese Foreign Ministry said. The agreement came at a meeting between Foreign ...

Abe seeks Malaysia's support to fast-track TPP

National / Politics Nov 12, 2017

Abe seeks Malaysia's support to fast-track TPP

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday sought Malaysia's cooperation to get the 11-member Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade pact up and running, excluding the United States. Abe made the call at a meeting with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak in Manila. Najib thanked Japan for its leadership ...

Malaysia-bound Crown Prince calls overseas trips 'important task'

National Apr 12, 2017

Malaysia-bound Crown Prince calls overseas trips 'important task'

Crown Prince Naruhito has described official overseas trips by the Imperial family as an important task and opportunity to promote friendly relations with other countries. Speaking ahead of his first visit to Malaysia on Thursday, the Crown Prince said, "It is a very good opportunity ...