Archive for October 4th, 2018

Najib: Report on me offering RM3.5m in Kevin Morais case ‘mischievous’

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has accused state news agency Bernama of running a “mischievous” report naming him as having offered an accused money to admit to murdering [...]
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As MACC gets Rosmah, commercial crime investigators haul up Najib

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Local law enforcers launched a pincer move on Datuk Seri Najib Razak and his wife today, as commercial crime investigators called in the former prime minister at the same [...]
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Govt reviewing law on high public hospital fees for private referrals

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The health ministry is reviewing legislation that requires patients to pay high fees for treatment at public hospitals if they are referred there from private or university [...]
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Stop using LGBT for political agenda, civil group tells Anwar

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s minority lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community is not propagating its “culture” or “lifestyle” to other citizens as [...]
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Malaysia maintains position as Islamic finance global leader

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | NST | 6:00 AM

Malaysia has maintained its position as the global leader in Islamic finance and the sector has matured to become vibrant with a diverse set of industry players, said deputy [...]
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Malaysia’s ex-PM Najib vents frustration at being blamed for ‘everything’

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak has vented his frustration at being made the scapegoat for “everything”. “There are all sorts of wild [...]
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Malaysia again questions former PM and wife in 1MDB probe

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Malaysian authorities once again called in former prime minister Najib Razak and his wife, Rosmah Mansor, for questioning on Wednesday in an investigation into alleged graft [...]
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Anwar denies asking for Dr M’s forgiveness

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim denied today he had sought an apology from Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, following past reports of him claiming to have received one from the prime [...]
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Government to revive Malaysia Incorporated concept

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | NST | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s plan to revive the Malaysia Incorporated concept will likely see the introduction of initiatives such as GLIC [...]
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Report: US court bins PetroSaudi CEO’s bid to escape DoJ suit

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

A US district court struck out PetroSaudi International chief executive Tarek Obaid’s application to remove himself from the US Justice Department’s (DoJ) [...]
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Anwar: I never asked for an apology from Dr Mahathir

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

‘I have never asked him (Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad) to apologise.’ That was the reaction from PKR president-elect Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim when asked on statement [...]
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Wife of Malaysian ex-PM grilled a third time over graft

Wife of Malaysian ex-PM grilled a third time over graft

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The wife of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak on Wednesday was being grilled by the anti-graft agency for the third time over a massive graft scandal involving the [...]
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Malaysia’s August export growth seen slowing to 5.7pct y-o-y

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Theedge Markets | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s exports likely grew 5.7 percent in August from a year earlier, slower than the previous month, a Reuters poll showed. Growth estimates among the 11 [...]
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Cancer patients too timid in demanding treatment, says breast surgeon

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

A breast surgeon has called for stronger advocacy by cancer patients for access to care, especially since women with breast cancer often presented their disease at a late [...]
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Report on RM3.5 mil to admit guilt ‘mischievous’, says Najib

04-Oct-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has labeled a Bernama report in which one of the accused in the Anthony Kevin Morais murder trial claimed to have been offered RM3.5 million from the [...]
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