Malaysia

Global Politics

Geo answer

Today's Geo Quiz asked you to name Malaysia's two capitals. One is the country's biggest city, Kuala Lumpur. The other is Malaysia's administrative center, Putrajaya.

Global hit Borneo

Reporter Michael Switow tells us how young Malaysian singers on the island of Borneo are reviving musical traditions that were on the verge of dying out. Borneo is the island shared by Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei.

Global Politics

Geo answer

The answer to our Geo Quiz today is Malaysia. Government censors recently revised their rules regarding what subjects cannot be depicted in films. One movie maker is testing the new limits with a gay-themed film. Jennifer Pak reports.

Conflict & Justice

World Cup gambling crackdown

More than 5,000 people have been taken into custody in a crackdown on illegal World Cup gambling. Police raided hundreds of betting dens across Asia. Anchor Marco Werman gets the story from The World's Mary Kay Magistad in Beijing.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz, we were looking for six countries involved in territorial disputes in the South China Sea. The answers are: Brunei, China, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam.

Arts, Culture & Media

Malaysian capital

Today's Geo Quiz takes us to Malaysia. We're looking for that country's capital city. It boasts many cultural attractions. One of them is the Petronas Philharmonic concert hall where a world-class orchestra performs near the city's famous high-rises.