Indonesia, Malaysia to mend strained ties
Malaysia: Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono arrived in
Malaysia Wednesday for a visit aimed at smoothing over the latest
spats between the neighbours, who have a history of troubled
Palestinians remember Yasser Arafat
Amid brewing political crisis:
WEST BANK: Palestinians gathered Wednesday to mark five years since
the death of their iconic leader Yasser Arafat, with president
Mahmud Abbas due to address the West Bank rally.
China, Malaysia sign trade deals
MALAYSIA: China’s President Hu Jintao presided over the signing of a
raft of deals with Malaysia Wednesday and indicated an interest in
its vast palm oil and timber sectors.