PETALING JAYA: Refugee rights organisations have hailed UNHCR’s decision to halt the cessation process for Chin refugees, but raised the need for more solutions to support the community.
Star TV’s Elicia Chin met up with South East Asia’s youngest and first female hot air balloon pilot Atiqah Khairudin.
BANGKOK: The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has officially reversed its policy of terminating protections for ethnic Chin refugees, and will reissue standard documentation to those who have had their refugee cards withdrawn.
PETALING JAYA: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is maintaining the refugee status of those from the Chin ethnic group registered with the agency for now.
SHAH ALAM: Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), is providing an experience for visitors to its 4Sure Thrill event with two-time Japanese Dakar Rally champion Hiroshi Masuoka and Malaysian motorsports ath...
BANGKOK: UNHCR’s decision to end refugee protections for ethnic Chin refugees goes against its own guidelines, said a regional refugee expert.
KUALA LUMPUR: The ethnic Chin community should not have been given a deadline for the end of refugee protection until they can be guaranteed safe return to Myanmar, says Lawyers for Liberty executive director Latheefa Koya.
PETALING JAYA: The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) reported that the Myanmar government recognises and welcomes the return of ethnic Chin refugees, although several Chin community leaders responded by sharing their reservations.
Angeline Simon Chin’s startup journey began around four years ago when she took a break from the corporate world to spend more time with her daughter, who was having problems in school at that time.
KUALA LUMPUR: Kim Lek walked and sometimes ran to Malaysia from her home in Chin State, Myanmar, at the age of 11.
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian government was not officially notified about the UN High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) plans to cease refugee protections for the Chin community.
KUALA LUMPUR: The colourful, festive gathering of some 1,500 ethnic Myanmar Chins at the Kuala Lumpur and Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall (KLSCAH) for the 71st Chin National Day yesterday began on a sombre note.
KUALA LUMPUR: The government has been urged to allow those seeking refuge in Malaysia to take up jobs in the country, as well as being given access to basic education and healthcare.
KUALA LUMPUR: Two MPs have urged the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to review its decision to withdraw the refugee status of the Chin ethnic group in Malaysia, saying the state ...
KOTA KINABALU: Nine Indian and Pakistani seamen have ended their six-month ordeal aboard a ship here after they finally returned home today.
PETALING JAYA: Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah has expressed support for the government’s intention to enact, amend and repeal 113 laws.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 24): At a glance, investors appear to be warming up to FGV Holdings Bhd after the plantation group named Datuk Haris Fadzilah Hassan as group chief executive officer to spearhead the...
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17 — An all-women co-working space has opened in the city centre, priding itself on its ability to provide a safe working environment for women.
WITH coworking spaces mushrooming in the Klang Valley, the opening of yet another may come as no surprise.
WE have come to that the 3R system in relation to the environment means “reduce, reuse and recycle”, and “recycle” is usually the focus of government campaigns and is shared widely on social m...