malaysia

environment

Canada Is Finally Joining the War on Single-Use Plastic

Only 9 percent of the country's plastics get recycled.
Alex Lubben
6.10.19
environment

We're Buying Into a Giant Lie About Plastic

All in all, only 9 percent of the world’s plastic scrap gets recycled.
Alex Lubben
5.30.19
Motherboard

These Bears Can Mimic Faces Like Humans and Apes

Sun bears show social intelligence by copying the open-mouthed expressions of their playmates.
Becky Ferreira
3.21.19
LGBTQ

Malaysian Tourism Minister Says There Are No Gay People in Malaysia

"I don't think we have anything like that in our country," Datuk Mohammaddin bin Ketapi told German reporters.
Alia Marsha
3.7.19
MARIJUANA

The Battle for Legal Medical Marijuana Hits Malaysia

A landmark decision legalizing medical weed in Thailand has some other countries questioning whether they should follow suit.
VICE Staff
2.18.19
wildlife trafficking

30 Tons of Pangolin Parts Seized in Historic Trafficking Bust

Malaysian authorities found two warehouses full of the most trafficked mammal in the world.
Sarah Emerson
2.12.19
crime

Instagrammers Are Getting Scammed by a Mysterious 'Con Queen'

By imitating film directors, CEOs, and Rupert Murdoch's ex-wife, some unknown woman is duping influencers out of thousands.
Nat Kassel
2.7.19
malaysia

Former Malaysian PM charged with stealing $700 million to fund homes, jewelry and “The Wolf of Wall Street”

American prosecutors allege $4.5 billion was laundered and at least $730 million went directly into Najib’s pocket.
David Gilbert
7.4.18
Drugs

Malaysian Men Have a Dangerous Obsession with Viagra-Laced Coffee

Here are some hard facts about a growing problem.
Lee Lian Kong
5.30.18
malaysia

Malaysia's brand-new prime minister is now the world's oldest elected leader

Mahathir Mohamad, who came out of retirement to contest Wednesday’s election, led his opposition coalition to an upset victory.
Tim Hume
5.10.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump agrees to meet North Korea's Kim face to face, federal judge offers Trump Twitter advice, Pacific nations flout US with free trade deal, and more.
VICE Staff
3.9.18
NORTH KOREA

U.S. hits North Korea with sanctions for the murder of Kim’s half-brother

“The United States strongly condemns the use of chemical weapons to conduct an assassination.”
David Gilbert
3.7.18
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