Cheah Tek Kuang

More questions than answers on Jho Low's ties

(July 22): The SRC trial, which entered its 40th day last week, revealed a fresh link between Datuk Seri Najib Razak and fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho — also known as Jho Low — in the transfer of US$681 million ($927 million) allegedly belonging to 1Malaysia Development Bhd into the former premier’s bank account.

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Jho Low was at Najib's home when AmBank MD facilitated opening of ex-PM's account

KUALA LUMPUR (July 17): Former AmBank managing director Cheah Tek Kuang told the High Court here that fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho was at Datuk Seri Najib Razak's personal home in Jalan Langgak Duta, when he went there to help open the former premier's bank accounts in 2011.

Cheah, 72, who is the 50th prosecution witness, told the court that he was given the green light by AmBank chairman Tan Sri Azman Hashim, and as a result, he went to Najib's Duta home. He was met upon arrival by Low, who is better known as Jho Low.

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