Bahasa Malaysia dailies of Utusan Malaysia and Kosmo! (including Mingguan Malaysia) which ceased publication last October, have recently revealed to public via social media posts that they were making a comeback this month. According to their Facebook postings, the outlets are returning on July 20th, under Media Mulia Sdn Bhd. So, no worries, we shall get more details on the publications very soon.
Meanwhile, a new bi-lingual business publication called DagangNews.com has just been launched on July 1st. Yes, this new outlet has content both in Bahasa Malaysia and English! It covers a wide range of topics of economics, corporate finance and business news. See their recent Facebook post below:
Here are links to help you keep up with updates from the outlets:
Utusan Malaysia – Facebook page
Kosmo! – Facebook page
DagangNews.com – Website
For those who are new to the Malaysian media landscape and want to plan a local media outreach campaign, here’s a list to could get you started – media outlets in Malaysia. Keep in mind though this list was created in 2013 and a few of them on the list no longer exist.
By: Kam Hashim