Najib Razak

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A tale of greed and corruption

It has been a decade since the 1MDB fund was established. In this time, billions of dollars were lost to greed and deceit.

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Najib takes stand, denies everything

SINGAPORE (Dec 9): On Dec 3, former Malaysian prime minister Najib Abdul Razak took the stand as the first witness in his trial for seven counts of abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and mone

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Malaysia seeks 1MDB funds from Najib's brother, ex-minister

(Oct 7): Malaysia is asking the brother of ex-premier Najib Razak and former cabinet ministers to return funds believed to have come from 1MDB or risk being prosecuted.

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Goldman Sachs wants 1MDB money returned to Malaysians

SINGAPORE (Sept 30): Amid what has turned out to be a week of explosive revelations from a former CEO of the troubled 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), investment bank Goldman Sachs Group now wa

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China-funded megaprojects were to have 'saved' 1MDB, Malaysian court told

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

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Najib asked aide, Jho Low to cut rail and pipeline deals with China to bail out 1MDB, SRC

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 4): Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak had told his special officer and fugitive financier Low Taek Jho, aka Jho Low, to cut infrastructure deals involving rail and gas

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Largest-ever graft trial in Malaysia’s history begins

SINGAPORE (Sept 2): All eyes are once again on former Malaysian prime minister Najib Abdul Razak as he appears for the first hearing of the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) trial — his second corru


Rough road to national reform in Malaysia

SINGAPORE (Sept 2): Who would have thought that as Malaysia celebrates its second Merdeka Day since voting in a new government, the question on everyone’s lips would be whether the Pakatan Harapan

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'Jho Low was Najib's alter ego, mirror image'

(Aug 29): This case concerns the monies of a company called 1Malaysia Development Bhd, widely known as 1MDB.

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At start of 1MDB trial, prosecution paint a tale of excess and abuse

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 28): Malaysian prosecutors on Wednesday said former prime minister Najib Razak abused his power to cover up the theft of hundreds of millions of dollars from the state-fund 1MDB a

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