Spanish arbitrator Gonzalo Stampa, who ordered Malaysia to pay US$14.92 billion to alleged heirs of the last Sulu Sultan, is set to faces charges in Madrid on December 11.
Malaysian Minister Azalina deemed Stampa’s award fraudulent, citing the annulment of his judicial appointment by the High Court of Justice of Madrid in June 2021.
UN Chief Guterres urges global AI threat response at the AI Safety Summit in the UK. Western governments and AI firms agree on new safety testing amid concerns over job displacement and geopolitics.
The summit aims for a united global strategy and includes notable figures like Elon Musk. Future AI safety summits are planned.
Malaysian PM Anwar Ibrahim addressed the enduring water supply challenge between Johor and Singapore, stressing the importance of honoring agreements and finding joint solutions for Johor’s water needs.
He suggested Singapore’s potential participation in Johor River management to alleviate the issue effectively.
The Prime Ministers of Singapore and Malaysia eagerly anticipate finalizing the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Johor-Singapore Special Economic Zone (JS-SEZ) on January 11, 2024.
They expressed contentment with the project’s progress, aiming to boost cross-border flows and fortify the Iskandar development region’s ecosystem.