Archive for February 25th, 2019

Najib: Was I barred from UKM for ‘trolling’ Maszlee?

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak claimed today that he may be barred from a dialogue session with Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) students for “trolling” Education [...] » More

In tame dialogue with Najib, no students ask about 1MDB

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

It may be known as the world’s biggest financial scandal. But seemingly not so for students attending a dialogue with Datuk Seri Najib Razak, a key suspect in the 1MDB [...] » More

Perhaps Hadi wants to table no-confidence vote against Dr M, says Anwar

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay mail | 6:00 AM

PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said since Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang insists there is a plot in Pakatan Harapan to move a no-confidence vote against Tun Dr Mahathir [...] » More

Shafee: Bar Council should monitor Najib’s lawyer’s money-laundering case too

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The Bar Council should have sent representatives to observe the money-laundering case against Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s lawyer Datuk Mohd Hafarisam Harun, said lawyer [...] » More

Finance minister: Some reduction, but Putrajaya’s debt and liabilities still RM1t

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Finance minister Lim Guan Eng said today that while Putrajaya has managed to chip away at the federal government’s debt and liabilities, the amount still hovers around [...] » More

A foreign country yet to cooperate in extraditing fugitive businessperson Jho Low in 1MDB case: minister

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

A foreign country has yet to cooperate in the extradition of fugitive businessperson Low Taek Jho, who has been slapped with several charges in absentia over connections with [...] » More

Najib’s ‘Bossku’ forum shifted after UKM postpones event

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Organisers of Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s Sembang Santai Bossku dialogue are moving the event to a cafe in Bangi after Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia delayed the programme [...] » More

Malaysia police uncover drug-processing lab in stationery shop

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

A drug-processing laboratory concealed within a stationery shop was discovered in Taman Merak Jaya, Simpang Ampat, by Malaysian police officers. Penang police chief T [...] » More

Fitch affirms Malaysia’s rating at A minus with a stable outlook

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Malaysia’s Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘A-’ with a Stable Outlook. It said on Friday the [...] » More

Dr M: No-confidence vote will let PAS prove its support for me

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said a rumoured motion of no-confidence against him will allow Opposition party PAS to demonstrate its claim to back him as prime minister. PAS [...] » More

After Muhyiddin’s teaser, Guan Eng urges patience over toll announcement

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Finance minister Lim Guan Eng has declined today to divulge more details concerning a supposed announcement by Putrajaya over toll collections. However, he pleaded for the [...] » More

Frenchman arrested for flying drone appears in Burma court

25-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A French tourist facing up to three years in prison for flying a drone near Myanmar’s parliament was remanded in custody Friday after a first court appearance. [...] » More