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Truth prevails, says 1MDB after MACC clearance on RM2.6 billion in Najib accounts

05-Aug-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 4:00 AM

Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) today welcomed the anti-graft commission’s statement that none of its funds were transferred to the prime minister’s personal bank [...]
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Flight 370 ‘Social Media Hype’ Hurting Malaysian Airlines Demand

05-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 4:00 AM

Media coverage of the search for missing Flight 370 is hurting ticket sales at Malaysia Airlines, Chief Executive Officer Christoph Mueller said. “Particularly [...]
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US, Philippines to Raise Territorial Row in Malaysia Meet

05-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 4:00 AM

Despite China’s objections, the United States and the Philippines will call for a stop to island-building work, military deployments and other aggressive actions that [...]
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Malaysian agency: Money in Najib’s accounts came from donors

05-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 4:00 AM

Malaysia’s anti-corruption agency said Monday that $700 million in prime minister Najib Razak’s personal bank accounts came from donations, not from a debt-ridden [...]
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Despite China’s objection, US, Philippines to raise territorial row in Malaysia meetings

05-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Foxnews | 4:00 AM

Despite China’s objections, the United States and the Philippines will call for a stop to island-building work, military deployments and other aggressive actions that [...]
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Our 1MDB probe sabotaged, says PAC deputy chief

05-Aug-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 4:00 AM

Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee’s (PAC) highly anticipated inquiry into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) was “deliberately sabotaged”, its [...]
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Claim that RM2.6b from ‘donors’ just another twist in 1MDB tale, critics say

05-Aug-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 4:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak still has a ways to go to disentangle himself from the complicated 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) web, several opposition leaders said after [...]
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Police constable pleads guilty to taking RM4,000 in bribe

05-Aug-2015 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 4:00 AM

A police constable was sentenced to a day’s jail and fined RM 20,000, or 12 months’ imprisonment in default, after he pleaded guilty to taking bribe from three [...]
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Claiming demonised on social media, Najib moots stricter Internet laws again

04-Aug-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 4:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak reiterated today his call for tighter Internet controls after claiming that social media platforms are being abused by users to twist facts and news [...]
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Missing plane draws eyes to land of molten lava and killer sharks

04-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

As experts on the Indian Ocean island Reunion studied plane debris for clues in the search for missing flight MH370, scientist Nicolas Villeneuve was making his own [...]
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MCMC’s role must be strengthened to curb spread of lies on social media: PM

04-Aug-2015 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 4:00 AM

Prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak wants the role of the Malaysia Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to be strengthened to stop the spread of lies on social [...]
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Who says elections will be held tomorrow, there’s ample time, says Najib

04-Aug-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 4:00 AM

Prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Barisan Nasional and Umno still have ample time to gain the public’s confidence because elections will not be held [...]
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Malaysia says Indian Ocean airplane debris is part of a Boeing 777

04-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

Malaysia said on Sunday that airplane debris that washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion has been identified as being from a Boeing 777, the same model as a [...]
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AirAsia Demands $107 Million Damages From Airport Operator

04-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 4:00 AM

AirAsia Bhd., Southeast Asia’s largest budget carrier by market value, is asking the Kuala Lumpur airport operator for 409 million ringgit ($107 million) to cover [...]
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Malaysia PM Najib Razak sacks deputy

04-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bulletin Leader | 4:00 AM

The prime minister, who has used his tour of south-east Asia to speak out against the “cancer” of corruption, will press ahead with the visit despite calls from [...]
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