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Najib: Abolishing GST will kill country’s economic advantage

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:02 AM

Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has warned the government that abolishing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will eliminate the country’s economic advantage. [...]
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1MDB, two subsidiaries and govt claim ownership over Equanimity

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:02 AM

1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), among others, claimed ownership over Equanimity, the $250 million super yacht linked to Low Taek Jho, which docked at the Boustead Cruise [...]
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Najib leaves anti-corruption academy after statement recorded (VIDEO)

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC) today confirmed former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak will face additional charges tomorrow for offences under the [...]
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A smiling Najib arrives at court, ahead of money laundering charges

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak arrived at the Jalan Duta Court Complex here at 8.50am today in his white Toyota Vellfire, escorted by police outriders. The former prime minister is [...]
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MP: finance ministry should provide list of goods exempted from SST for B40

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The finance ministry should provide a detailed explanation on the list of goods frequently used by B40 families which will be exempted from the Sales and Services Tax (SST) [...]
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LGBT activists’ portraits removed from George Town Festival exhibition

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Pictures of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) activists Nisha Ayub and Pang Khee Teik posing with the Malaysian flag have been taken down from a photography [...]
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Malaysia’s Najib pleads not guilty to money laundering as charges pile up

Malaysia’s Najib pleads not guilty to money laundering as charges pile up

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak pleaded not guilty to money laundering charges slapped on him on Wednesday, as the country’s new government looked [...]
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Penang’s now LGBT-free exhibition meant to celebrate country and people, says photographer

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The Stripes and Strokes exhibition was meant to celebrate Merdeka, the country and her flag, said photographer Mooreyameen Mohamad after the showcase was mired in controversy [...]
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Najib calls for inquiry into link between IRI and previous opposition

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:02 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has called for a full inquiry into the link between the International Republican Institute (IRI) and the previous opposition party during Barisan [...]
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The money laundering charges against Najib Razak, former prime minister of Malaysia

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Below is Malay Mail’s translation of the three counts of money-laundering charges against former prime minister and Pekan MP Datuk Seri Najib Razak in English. They are [...]
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Saudi Arabia will be upset with anti-terror centre’s closure, Najib laments

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today that the cancellation of the Saudi Arabia-backed King Salman Centre for International Peace (KSCIP) by Putrajaya would [...]
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Najib’s lawyer says charges today ‘nothing to do’ with 1MDB, Equanimity

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s criminal charges are wholly unrelated to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDD) and the government’s seizure of the RM1.08 billion yacht [...]
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It’s Shafee again for Najib as the former PM faces additional charges over 1MDB unit

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Prominent senior lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah is back in courts today to lead Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s defence team as the former prime minister faces [...]
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Dr M thanks Joko Widodo after Equanimity docks in Port Klang

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:02 AM

Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today thanked Indonesian President Joko Widodo for the help given in handing over super yacht Equanimity to Malaysia. The prime [...]
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Malaysia’s ex-PM Najib charged with more corruption counts

Malaysia’s ex-PM Najib charged with more corruption counts

09-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak pleaded not guilty Wednesday to three new money-laundering charges related to the alleged multibillion-dollar looting of a state [...]
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