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Exclusive: Malaysia's Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, lots of cash, jewelry

21 Jun 2018

LANGKAWI, Malaysia 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.

Exclusive - Malaysia's Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, lots of cash, jewellery

20 Jun 2018

LANGKAWI, Malaysia 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.

In Mahathir's Malaysia, Japan is back amid doubts over Chinese funding

10 Jun 2018

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is set to woo investors and offer business deals during a trip to Japan that starts on Sunday, as he looks to cover a gaping debt hole and shift the country away from dependence on Chinese investments.

In Mahathir's Malaysia, Japan is back amid doubts over Chinese funding

10 Jun 2018

KUALA LUMPUR, June 10 Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is set to woo investors and offer business deals during a trip to Japan that starts on Sunday, as he looks to cover a gaping debt hole and shift the country away from dependence on Chinese investments.

Exclusive - Malaysia considering seeking return of Goldman Sachs' 1MDB fees

08 Jun 2018

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is considering asking the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) to get Goldman Sachs to return nearly $600 million in fees it earned from bonds raised for scandal-tainted 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday.

EXCLUSIVE-Malaysia considering asking U.S. DoJ to get Goldman Sachs to return $600 mln 1MDB fees

08 Jun 2018

KUALA LUMPUR, June 8 Malaysia is considering asking the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) to get Goldman Sachs to return nearly $600 million in fees it earned from bonds raised for scandal-tainted 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Exclusive - Malaysia's Anwar says 'shattered' Najib called him twice on election night

17 May 2018

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia's ousted former premier Najib Razak was "totally shattered" the night he lost the general election and called his jailed rival Anwar Ibrahim twice for advice on what he should do, Anwar said on Thursday.

Malaysia's pardons board to discuss Anwar's release on Wednesday

15 May 2018

KUALA LUMPUR The pardons board in Malaysia's capital will meet on Wednesday to discuss the release of jailed reformist leader Anwar Ibrahim, the palace and his party have said.

With a little help from my friend - Malaysia's Anwar on the verge of freedom

11 May 2018

KUALA LUMPUR When Anwar Ibrahim finally walks to freedom, it will be partly thanks to Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia's second-time-around prime minister, who has admitted he played a part when Anwar was first put behind bars in 1998.

With a little help from my friend: Malaysia's Anwar on the verge of freedom

11 May 2018

KUALA LUMPUR When Anwar Ibrahim finally walks to freedom, it will be partly thanks to Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia's second-time-around prime minister, who has admitted he played a part when Anwar was first put behind bars in 1998.

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