Archive for October, 2018

Najib says did not verify source of RM2.6 billion ‘donation’

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

Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak claimed he had not verified the source of the RM2.6 billion donation banked into his personal account, taking it at face value [...]
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Kit Siang: Is Najib admitting ‘monstrous’ 1MDB ring?

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

DAP’s Lim Kit Siang has questioned today whether Datuk Seri Najib Razak is admitting to a massive ring of scandal involving the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), [...]
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Malaysia sixth-worst in global cyber-bullying ladder, survey shows

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

Malaysia jumped straight to sixth place in a survey measuring cyberbullying among 28 countries, reaching the ignoble height on its very first attempt. According to a research [...]
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PM: Najib should lodge police report if ‘international figures’ were involved in 1MDB scandal

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

Datuk Seri Najib Razak should lodge a police report on the alleged involvement of international figures other than Jho Low in the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal. [...]
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Najib on US$27m pink diamond: ‘Middle East culture’ to give expensive presents

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

It is part of the Middle East culture to present others with “expensive” gifts, Datuk Seri Najib Razak has claimed when the topic of infamous 22-carat pink [...]
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‘Perfect storm’ sank BN in GE14, Najib concedes

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

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has blamed a “perfect storm” for the unprecedented defeat of Barisan Nasional (BN) in the 14th general election, including the vilification [...]
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Najib admits didn’t verify source of RM2.6b, assumed it was Saudi ‘donation’

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

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has admitted today that he did not verify the source of the RM2.6 billion that ended up in his bank account, which had allegedly been siphoned from [...]
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Saudis deny RM2.6b donation? I have receipts, Najib tells Saifuddin

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

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has refuted Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah’s claim that the Saudi government has denied any link to the so-called [...]
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Plastic waste import scrapped with immediate effect, says Zuraida

Plastic waste import scrapped with immediate effect, says Zuraida

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

The issuance of approved permits for the import of plastic waste has ceased effective today, Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said. She also said in a [...]
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Former PM Najib denies wrongdoing as Malaysia deepens 1MDB probe

29-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

In exclusive interview, Najib Razak insists ‘conscience is clear’ despite facing numerous charges and $4.5bn missing. Former Prime Minister Najib Razak – [...]
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Najib maintains RM2.6 billion was from Saudi govt

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

Datuk Seri Najib Razak has maintained his claim that the RM2.6 billion which was deposited into his personal bank accounts had been a donation from the Saudi Arabian [...]
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‘I’m totally innocent’, Najib says of Altantuya murder before Al Jazeera walk-out

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

Datuk Seri Najib Razak insisted that he is “totally innocent” in the murder of Mongolian model Altantuya Shaariibuu, just moments before he lost his cool and [...]
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Malaysia proposes setting up of Asean bank for women

29-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azisah Wan Ismail has proposed that an Asean bank for women be set up in order to help empower women entrepreneurs. She said the [...]
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Altantuya topic in Al Jazeera interview made me lose my cool, says Najib

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

Datuk Seri Najib Razak apologised today for losing his cool during an interview with Al Jazeera’s 101 East show, saying programme host Mary Ann Jolley had persisted in [...]
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‘I wish there was no 1MDB issue’, regretful Najib admits

‘I wish there was no 1MDB issue’, regretful Najib admits

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

Towards the end of an interview where he lost his cool, Datuk Seri Najib Razak solemly admitted that he wished there was no scandal involving sovereign fund 1Malaysia [...]
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