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Former 1MDB CEO received 18 months’ bonus

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here today heard that the former chief executive officer (CEO) of 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) received 18 months’ bonus in 2012, when he was earning over RM80,000 per month. Datuk Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi, 49,

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‘Jho Low manipulated Najib’

KUALA LUMPUR: Prosecution witness Amhari Efendi Nazaruddin testified that fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho alias Jho Low may have manipulated former premier, Datuk Seri Najib Razak regarding 1MDB. He said this while being cross examined by lead defence counsel Tan

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Najib’s trial postponed again due to conjunctivitis

KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s 1MDB trial has been postponed for the second time as he has once again contracted conjunctivitis. The Kuala Lumpur High Court was told of this matter by lead defence counsel, Muhammad

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Jho Low was close to Rosmah, says Amhari

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak’s former special officer Amhari Efendi Nazaruddin who is being questioned by lead defence counsel Muhammad Shafee Abdullah testified as to how he concluded that fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho was

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“Jho Low was close to Najib, I believe”

KUALA LUMPUR: A former aide, Amhari Efendi Nazaruddin testified that fugitive businessman, Jho Low was most often spotted in the residence of former prime minister, Datuk Seri Najib Razak.  He said this as believed that Jho Low was close to

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Amhari took US$200,000 loan from Jho Low

KUALA LUMPUR: Amhari Efendi Nazaruddin revealed that he opted to take a loan from elusive fugitive businessman, Low Taek Jho, better known as Jho Low after his attempts to gain a loan from banks failed. Amhari received US$200,000 in 2010,

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Najib in the dark about Amhari opening bank accounts directed by Jho Low

KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was in the dark over instructions given by Jho Low to his ex-aide Amhari Efendi Nazaruddin to open a foreign bank account in BSI Singapore, revealed defence counsel Muhammad Shafee Abdullah.

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China investment served as 1MDB bailouts

KUALA LUMPUR: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak roped in his then aide, Amhari Efendi Nazaruddin to be involved in China-Malaysia investment talks so that those investment can serve as a bailout from 1MDB, said Amhari. “As shown by

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Expedite document handover and witness statements, prosecution told

KUALA LUMPUR: The prosecution for alleged tampering of the 1MDB final audit report case involving Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and 1MDB former chief executive officer Arul Kanda Kandasamy has been asked to expedite giving documents and witness statements to

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Payments via third party for image among Chinese community, social media

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Kota Melaka MP Wong Nai Chee who was also ex- premier Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak’s former political secretary testified that payments to two agencies that were involved in maintaining Najib’s image in the Chinese community and

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