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Najib's guilty verdict seen to strengthen Malaysia PM's hopes of staying in power

The guilty verdict against former prime minister Najib Razak in the first of the 1MDB trials could strengthen the current government’s hand after months of political turmoil.

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Najib's stunning guilty verdict proves some things do change

This development, in a Malaysian courtroom, truly is unprecedented. 

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Najib to serve 12 years in jail for 1MDB crimes

Malaysia’s former prime minister and current member of parliament (MP) for Pekan Najib Razak has been sentenced to up to 12 years in jail on July 28.

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Najib found guilty of all charges in first of five 1MDB-related trials

Former Malaysia prime minister Najib Razak was found guilty of all seven charges in the first of five trials related to the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal.

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Ex-Coutts banker on trial after failing to stop S$997.4 mil transfer from 1MDB to Jho Low

(May 26): A decade after billions of dollars were wired to Swiss banks, the country is holding its first trial into whether a local banker failed to stop a US$700 million (S$997.4 million) transfer

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Jho Low remains a wanted man: Singapore police

SINGAPORE (Jan 10): Low Taek Jho remains a wanted man by Singapore, confirmed a Singapore Police Force spokesman on Jan 10.

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Goldman officers may see trial as Malaysia pursues 1MDB case

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 22): Malaysia’s top prosecutor said he’s ready to ratchet up a criminal case against Goldman Sachs Group Inc. for its role in the 1MDB affair by bringing executives of the U.S.

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Goldman Sachs 1MDB case moved to higher court in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 16): Two Goldman Sachs Group Inc. units facing criminal charges for their alleged role in the 1MDB scandal had their cases moved to a higher court in Malaysia.

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Malaysia's Mahathir hopeful of 1MDB settlement with Goldman soon

KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 10): Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is hopeful of reaching an out-of-court settlement with Goldman Sachs  over the 1MDB scandal soon, but that compensation of “one poin

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