Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, cash and valuables

LANGKAWI: Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak says he shouldn't be blamed for the multi-billion-dollar 1MDB scandal, and declares he knows nothing about money from the state fund appearing in his personal account.

A file picture of Najib at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Office in Putrajaya, May 24, 2018. - AP

Kit Siang: We should expose all the previous administration’s misdeeds

PETALING JAYA: It is not wrong for newly-minted ministers to expose the wrongdoings of the previous administration, says DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang.

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Scandals were disclosed on Dr M’s orders, says Finance Minister

PETALING JAYA: It was Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad who gave the instruction to reveal the financial scandals under the previous administration, said Lim Guan Eng.

Having it easy in Indonesia

PETALING JAYA: Nik Faisal Ariff Kamil (pic), a key figure linked to the case the Govern­ment is building against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, has been travelling in and out of Indo­nesia over the past three years, said sour­ces.

Former 1MDB chief executive still in Malaysia

PETALING JAYA: Former 1Ma­­lay­sia Development Bhd (1MDB) president and CEO Datuk Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi (pic), the fund’s first CEO and key perso­nality linked to the corruption scandal, is arguably the only prominent person who is still in the county.

Dr M: Najib and other suspects looking at multiple charges

PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak may be facing multiple charges related to the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) probe, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Putting it all together: Dr Mahathir going through his notes at his office in Putrajaya.
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Dr M instructed me to expose financial scandals, says Guan Eng

PETALING JAYA: Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has explained that his actions in revealing the financial scandals from the previous administration were done on the instruction of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Report: Malaysia seeks to lay multiple charges against Najib over 1MDB, says Dr M (updated)

KUALA LUMPUR: Embezzlement and bribery with government money are among the charges that Malaysia is looking to bring against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak following a probe into funds allegedly looted from the state-run fund 1MDB, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said on Tuesday.

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Funds turn cool on Malaysia due to 1MDB debt

KUALA LUMPUR: The escalating scandal around troubled state-investment-fund 1MDB is turning bond funds against Malaysia.

A one-off crystallising of 1MDB’s debt and writing off its assets may cost almost 3% of gross domestic product, Wee said.

Asian markets, KLCI battered by US-China trade war tensions

KUALA LUMPUR: Key Asian markets closed markedly lower on Monday as giants US and China upped their trade war threats while at Bursa Malaysia, the key FBM KLCI fell more than 1%.