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1MDB: Money Managers "Got Close To Malaysia's PM Najib Razak"

Former Hong Kong-based fund sues Goldman over 1MDB links in 2011 Malaysian bank merger

Primus Pacific Partners alleges that Goldman used its advising role to ‘secretly curry favour’ with PM Najib Razak to help the bank’s bid… 963 more words

Malaysia's upcoming security laws 'necessary': PM Najib

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s Prime Minister (PM) Najib Razak on Wednesday (Jul 27) defended controversial security laws due to take effect on Aug 1, in a statement calling for “greater action against terrorism”.  254 more words

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No chicken feed, as Mahathir and Najib duel over 1MDB's money

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

A term that is often used in a humble Malaysian animal farm has recently entered the country’s high politics.

Makan dedak, or literally, eaters of animal feed. 613 more words

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1MDB: Don't rely on two past financial statements

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) yesterday said that no one should rely on its 2013 and 2014 audited financial statements, following the United States’ claim that more than US$3.5 billion (S$4.8 billion) was misappropriated from the embattled state investor. 443 more words

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Those implicated in US 1MDB lawsuits must clear their name, says PM Najib

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

PUTRAJAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Monday (July 25) that those named in the United States’ Department of Justice (DOJ) civil lawsuits on the freezing of assets linked to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) must take responsibility to clear their name. 231 more words

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1MDB-linked findings have dented Singapore's reputation

Reuters

July 25, 2016

SINGAPORE: Singapore’s central bank said on Monday the recent findings in a money laundering probe linked to Malaysian state fund 1MDB had dented the city-state’s reputation as a clean and trusted financial centre. 543 more words

Mahathir says family and friends under pressure over criticism of Malaysia PM Najib

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JAKARTA – Former Malaysian premier Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said his family and friends have been visited by the income tax department, which he said was part of attempts to pressure him to stop criticising Prime Minister Najib Razak. 324 more words

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