SINGAPORE (Sept 9): A key witness in the trial of former prime minister of Malaysia Najib Abdul Razak over the 1Malaysia Development Bhd scandal has revealed the wheeling and dealing that Najib had done with China to “save” the sinking 1MDB.

By replacing one controversial development project with another, Najib had hoped the mega infrastructure projects funded with Chinese money would clear off 1MDB’s debts, his former special officer Amhari Efendi Nazaruddin testified on Sept 4.

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