But after eight years of marriage, when Qobin was visiting Thailand, he met the woman who would become his second wife. There is debate among some Muslim Malaysians about the rights and wrongs of multiple marriages. It's a hyper-modern metropolis, a city of overhead driverless trains, snaking freeways and soaring skyscrapers. Photo: Muslim men in Malaysia can have up to four wives, and though the practice isn't widespread, it is alive. First posted February 15, By Paige Cockburn and Riley Stuart. But there are simple ways to reduce your risk — and in doing so, improve your odds of staving off the flu and common cold. Most Muslim marriages are not polygamous. General Motors has announced it will be ending the production and sales of Holden cars.