News & Events

First Aid Training at the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur

The U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur Health Unit team offered American Heart Association’s Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Automated External Defibrillator (AED) & First Aid Training on July 10, 2019. A total of 13 participants from various sections; 10 from the Regional Security Office (RSO), 1 from Public Affairs (PAO), 1 Summer Hire from the Human Resources Department ...
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Happy Fourth of July from the U.S. Embassy in Kuala Lumpur!

This year, the Embassy team celebrated the 243rd anniversary of American Independence with more than 1,000 of our closest friends during our annual reception at the JW Marriott in downtown KL.  This year’s guest of honor was the Honorable Datuk Seri Dr. Dzulkefly Ahmad , Minister of Health. • Photos from the event
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Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri from U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur

This year, the staff of the U.S. Embassy in Kuala Lumpur is honoring the Malaysian tradition of weaving ketupats in the spirit of celebrating Eid and sharing the experience with their friends from the Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman – a local landmark that is one of the oldest surviving traditional Malay houses located in the ...
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U.S. Service Academy Class of 2023

Grace Sian Ern Hui is from Ampang, Selangor. She wants to study Aeronautical Engineering at USAFA and aspires to be a Fighter Pilot upon commissioning in the Royal Malaysian Air Force. At age 13, she attended the MARA Junior Science College and learned to adapt to new and challenging environments.  Grace wants to serve her country and be ...
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United States Returns More than RM800 Million to Malaysia in Recovered 1MDB Funds

PUTRAJAYA – U.S. Ambassador to Malaysia Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir and Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan met today with Malaysian Attorney General Tommy Thomas and Minister of Finance Lim Guan Eng to confirm the initiation of the process to return approximately $196 million (RM 812.9 million) to Malaysia, representing the first installment of funds recovered ...
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