Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Najib Razak


Lawyer of former Malaysian PM Najib Razak charged with money laundering

September 13, 2018 3:31 pm

Muhammad Shafee is leading a defence team for Najib who faces charges of criminal breach of trust, money laundering and abuse of power at SRC International, a former 1MDB unit. Najib has denied any wrongdoing

Malaysian artist charged for depicting PM Najib Razak as 'evil clown'

June 06, 2016 4:56 pm

Fahmi Reza, a Malasian cartoonist, faces a possible one-year prison sentence and 50,000 ringgit (USD 12,200) fine.

Malaysia's anti-graft body to seek review of clean chit to PM Najib Razak

January 27, 2016 5:33 pm

The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) will seek a review of the decision with an independent government panel, it said in a statement but did not specify if it recommended charges against 62-year-old Najib.

Malaysian oppn leader to seek vote of no confidence in PM Najib Razak

October 19, 2015 5:04 pm

Malaysia Opposaition seekd to call Najib Razak to account over a scandal that has roiled Malaysian markets and battered the government's image.

Defiant Malaysian PM Najib Razak vows not to quit as Malaysia marks National Day

August 31, 2015 8:35 am

Najib has been fighting for political survival after leaked documents in July showed he received some $700 million in his private accounts from entities linked to indebted state fund 1MDB.

Malaysia's longest-serving PM Mahathir Mohamad, calls for 'people's power' movement to topple PM Razak

August 30, 2015 7:49 pm

The protest has brought into the streets a political crisis triggered by reports of a mysterious transfer worth more than $600 million into an account under Prime Minister Najib Razak's name.

Thousands take to streets demanding PM Najib Razak's resignation

August 29, 2015 5:11 pm

In one area near the square, a comedian entertaining the crowd poked fun at Najib. Dressed up as an Arab, he pretended to hand over a multi-billion-ringgit check as a donation to a rally participant.

Malaysians gear up for street rallies urging PM Najib Razak to quit

August 28, 2015 2:18 pm

Activists say Najib should resign and the political system and state institutions be reformed to be more transparent and accountable.

Malaysia's anti-corruption panel clears PM Najib Razak of any wrongdoing

August 03, 2015 9:13 pm

Najib has been under increasing pressure after leaked documents alleged that millions had gone into his personal account from a state fund 1MDB.

Malaysian PM Razak pledges no cover-up in probe of indebted fund

April 10, 2015 9:15 am

Najib pledged there will be no cover-up in the investigation of a debt-laden state investment fund.