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End Criminal Investigation of Al-Jazeera; Journalism is Not a Crime

The Foreign Correspondents Club of Malaysia views with concern the police's raid on Al Jazeera's office in Kuala Lumpur over an episode of its 101 East series on Tuesday. 

Statement on Al-Jazeera and FINAS

The Foreign Correspondentsí Club of Malaysia (FCCM) notes a July 19 Bernama report titled ìKKMM checking whether Al Jazeera documentary received go ahead from FINAS - Saifuddinî (Link: ...

Free(r) Press in Malaysia - FCCM's Brew Your Own Coffee Talk

NOTICE: It is with great regret that we inform you that Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah is unable to join us as he has an urgent National Security Council meeting at 1pm. However, we will proceed with the discussion with our other guests instead.

Malaysia's Plastic Dumping Problem: Get Back to Where You Once Belonged?

Join us, as at FCCM's briefing and panel discussion.

Collaboration with journalist groups on drafting of media council proposal

Happy World Press Freedom Day!

FCCM has worked with local journalist groups to draft up a proposal on the media council for Malaysia. We are hopeful the draft contain elements that would help elevate journalism in this country. 

Malaysian Journalist Groups form Malaysian Media Council Journalists Alliance

We also believe that any effort towards the creation of a media council will be futile if itís not in tandem with the repeal and/or amendment of certain repressive laws such as the Printing Presses and Publications Act 1984.

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