The premier is expected to make a three-day visit in end of Sept and address the 73rd UN General Assembly.
Actress and UNDP goodwill ambassador underscores importance of preventive diplomacy.
The additional red tape will apply despite the gov't's efforts to obtain US visa waivers.
Trump administration to heavily cut US contributions to UN budget to make the world body more efficient.
Myanmar security forces are also going all out to prevent the return of the Rohingya to northern Rakhine, it adds.
Anniversary of Sept 11, 2001 attacks commemorated in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania.
Clampdown on admission of refugees fleeing persecution, death can undermine global refugee law, says Antonio Guterres.
JFK International Airport, a major entry point into the US, displayed scenes of chaos and pandemonium.
'The collective efforts of Malaysia and the other council members finally paid off.'
New York police say Yasmin Seweid had made up her story about the train harassment incident.
Vijay Nambiar says the local communities must refuse to be provoked by these incidents.
Both Trump and Clinton have opposed the ratification and enforcement of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.
But Asians have their own concerns about the US.
Neighbourhood political and security problems have hit their traditional markets.
UN secretary-general says COP21 accord is a monumental triumph for the planet.
He describes the first of these as a reversal of fund inflow into the economy.
Panidkar Amin says democracy is a relative term and there is no clear definition.
MH17 FREE Bert Koenders stresses the importance of the legal process.
The downing of MH17 will also turn attention to the Russian-Ukrainian conflict.
This tournament was the local edition of the Merdeka Cup held in Malaysia.
MH17 FREE A legal expert says UN was right in labelling this a war crime.
Bollywood film producers frequently include colourful foreign locales in their films.
'I hope to see the US among the top 10 markets for tourism to Malaysia,' says Nazri, who arrived in New York on Monday.
Malaysians voting abroad have to first register with the Election Commission and get themselves certified as eligible voters first.
As US secretary of state Hillary Clinton is poised to retire in Obama’s second term as promised, who will be next in line?
This is the conclusion drawn in the United Nations’ so-called ‘World Happiness Report’ recently released at its headquarters in New York.
Estimates of undocumented Malaysians can range from 15,000 to nearly 35,000, depending on what agency is providing the source of information.
The list of 18 countries was compiled by Kathleen Peddicord, the founder of the Live and Invest Overseas publishing group.