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Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia Says Time To Take Action on 1MBD


Malaysia’s central bank had to take action against a debt-ridden state investment company to protect the integrity of the financial system, according to governor Zeti Akhtar Aziz, who said an improvement in the country’s political situation would help the ringgit. 643 more words

U.S. Justice Department’s Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Initiative Investigating Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak’s Assets, 1MDB

Investigation involves people, entities connected to troubled 1Malaysia Development fund


Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. Photo: European Pressphoto Agency

By Christopher Matthews and Bradley Hope… 935 more words

Zeti rules out return to 1998 ringgit/USD peg

Bank Negara Governor Zeti Akhtar Aziz has ruled out the ringgit being pegged again to the USD as done in 1998 during the Asian Currency Crisis. 209 more words


BNM says 1MDB probe completed, recommendations submitted to AG

Malaysia’s central bank has completed an investigation into troubled state fund 1MDB and submitted a report to the attorney general, the bank’s governor, Zeti Akhtar Aziz, told a news conference on Thursday. 42 more words


Najib Razak, 'biggest warlord in Malaysia', sends message to opponents with sackings amid 1MDB scandal

By Zuraidah Ibrahim
South China Morning Post

Prime Minister Najib Razak is fighting allegations that he took money from the 1MDB state wealth fund. Photo: AP… 1,110 more words

And will there be a dawn raid to arrest the culprits?

Lessons never learnt, it would seem.

Bank Negara Malaysia governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz was clear on the issue of banking confidentiality when she said in 2012: “The confidentiality of customer information is clearly protected by the Banking and Financial Institutions Act 1989 (BAFIA). 279 more words

Public Interest

ASEAN Avert Global Trend: McKinsey say Global finance is shrinking, hurting global growth prospect

McKinsey, the top global advising group, is conducting a series on Global Finance.

In its first release to the public, of its finding, McKinsey said, quote: 1,541 more words