PETALING JAYA: The leaked version of the Billion Dollar Whale book on how fugitive businessman Jho Low had allegedly played a role in the 1MDB scandal is making its rounds on social media.
For Jho Low's 31st birthday celebration in November 2012, he allegedly splashed millions of US dollars to get Britney Spears to briefly pop out of a fake birthday cake, for South Korea's Psy to do a live show, and for Alicia Keys' husband to arrange things.
PETALING JAYA: The book Billion Dollar Whale, the latest exposé on Jho Low, is now on sale in Malaysia and is already sold out in one bookshop chain.
PETALING JAYA: Bookshops around the world have received threatening letters from London-based lawyers representing Low Taek Jho, also known as Jho Low, in an unprecedented attempt to prevent the distribution of a book about his alleged involvement in the 1MDB scandal.
KUALA LUMPUR: The police can expect the investigation into the 1MDB saga to be a lot tougher than expected due to the complexity of the scandal, says Prof Dr Jomo Kwame Sundaram.
KUALA LUMPUR: (Bernama) The Sultanah of Terengganu, Sultanah Nur Zahirah, has never been directly or indirectly involved in any government administrative affairs, and in particular, the establishment of the Terengganu Investment Authority (TIA).
KUALA LUMPUR: More than 50 people received money that can be traced to the billions of ringgit of 1MDB-linked funds that went into Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s bank account and political figures were among the recipients, says Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim.
KUALA LUMPUR: Police can hold items seized in connection with its 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) investigations until May next year, says Deputy Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim.
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong has questioned the non-fulfilment of one of Pakatan Harapan’s 100-day promises - to hold a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).
SHAH ALAM (Bernama): Former Auditor-General Tan Sri Ambrin Buang has expressed his willingness to be a witness in the reinvestigation of the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal.