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The Star
Entrants catch attention of judges with heart-felt talesentries which played on words. “A hot set of wheels, for the coolest man in my
Entrants catch attention of judges with heart-felt tales
The Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
entries which played on words. “A hot set of wheels, for the coolest man in my life. “A hot summer road trip to Penang, for the coolest cendol in Penang Road,” wrote Roshan Jaya, 29, and that’s just what he plans to eat with his dad on... Read more
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The Star
Federal Govt employees get special holiday but it’s not for private sectoremployees,” he said when contacted. Shamsuddin said it would be a normal worki
Federal Govt employees get special holiday but it’s not for private sector
The Star / Posted an hour ago
employees,” he said when contacted. Shamsuddin said it would be a normal working day for private sector staff. Meanwhile, Penang residents will enjoy a much longer public holiday on July 8 and 9 as George Town would be celebrating its listing as a... Read more
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The Star
Lim claims trial to two chargesGEORGE TOWN: A pale-looking Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng entered the High
Lim claims trial to two charges
The Star / Posted an hour ago
GEORGE TOWN: A pale-looking Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng entered the High Court looking solemn but emerged about half an hour later relieved and smiling after being allowed a RM1mil bail on two charges of corrupt practices. Lim, 56, who was... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Malaysian games: 'It’s a big event for us’ (students have "united'' in Dunedin for a sports tournament. Bersatu Games orga
Malaysian games: 'It’s a big event for us’ (
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 hours ago
students have "united'' in Dunedin for a sports tournament. Bersatu Games organising committee chairman Eric Lim, of Penang, said more than 300 Malaysian students from universities across New Zealand registered for the annual sports... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Be calm, politicians from both sides, remindedbeen advised to be rational and trust the justice system to run its course in t
Be calm, politicians from both sides, reminded
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 hours ago
been advised to be rational and trust the justice system to run its course in the light of the corruption charges against Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng. State Barisan Nasional Backbenchers (BNBBC) chairman Abdullah Saidol reminded the public... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Guan Eng charged with corruptionPenang CM faces trial over purchase of bungalow, abuse of power in rezoning of
Guan Eng charged with corruption
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Penang CM faces trial over purchase of bungalow, abuse of power in rezoning of land Guan Eng (wearing tie) and Phang arrive at George Town Session Court. —Bernama GEORGE TOWN: The controversy surrounding Lim Guan Eng’s purchase of an allegedly... Read more
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The Star
Kelantan are notable absentee at Sukma football meetwith 32 points from 10 wins, two draws and two defeats. Sukma defending champi
Kelantan are notable absentee at Sukma football meet
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
with 32 points from 10 wins, two draws and two defeats. Sukma defending champions Perak are drawn with Negri Sembilan and Penang in Group D. Group A: Johor, Malacca, Selangor, Perlis Group C: Sarawak, K. Lumpur, Terengganu Group D: Perak, N.... Read more
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The Star
Police record statement from Pahang muftiagainst him. Pahang police chief Comm Datuk Seri Sharifuddin Ab Ghani (pic) sa
Police record statement from Pahang mufti
The Star / Posted 11 hours ago
against him. Pahang police chief Comm Datuk Seri Sharifuddin Ab Ghani (pic) said the case was being investigated by the Penang police. "The mufti's statement was recorded at his office on Wednesday morning. Pahang police will facilitate the... Read more
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The Star
PKR confident Guan Eng will be acquitted of chargesPETALING JAYA: PKR is convinced that Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng will be
PKR confident Guan Eng will be acquitted of charges
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
PETALING JAYA: PKR is convinced that Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng will be acquitted of the corruption charges brought against him, maintaining that they are “politically motivated”. Party deputy president Datuk Seri Azmin Ali said it should... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Malaysian PM Snares Another Political Enemythat would ensure that he stays in power for another five years. The latest is
Malaysian PM Snares Another Political Enemy
Asia Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
that would ensure that he stays in power for another five years. The latest is Lim Guan Eng, the chief minister of Penang and Secretary General of the opposition Democratic Action Party, who was arrested on June 29 on charges he had... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Guan Eng says will remain as CM pending DAP meetingAction Party Facebook page GEORGE TOWN: Lim Guan Eng, who faces two corruption
Guan Eng says will remain as CM pending DAP meeting
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 hours ago
Action Party Facebook page GEORGE TOWN: Lim Guan Eng, who faces two corruption charges, is to continue serving as the Penang chief minister for the time being and the DAP-led state government administration is to function as usual. Lim said a... Read more
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International Business Times
Malaysia: Senior opposition leader Lim Guan Eng charged in graft case aimed at suppressing opposition to Prime Minister Najib Razak. Lim, the chief
Malaysia: Senior opposition leader Lim Guan Eng charged in graft case
International Business Times / Posted 13 hours ago
aimed at suppressing opposition to Prime Minister Najib Razak. Lim, the chief minister of the opposition-held state of Penang, was charged on Thursday (30 June) in the Penang sessions court. He pleaded not guilty to both the charges. He was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Penang Chief Minister maintains innocence following corruption chargesGEORGETOWN: The chief minister of the northern Malaysian state of Penang, Lim G
Penang Chief Minister maintains innocence following corruption charges
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
GEORGETOWN: The chief minister of the northern Malaysian state of Penang, Lim Guan Eng, has on Thursday (Jun 30) vowed to prove his innocence after being formally charged with two counts of corruption by the High Court. The 55-year-old said the... Read more
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The Star
Penang DAP: No need for Guan Eng to step downGEORGE TOWN: Penang DAP has decided that Lim Guan Eng does not need to step dow
Penang DAP: No need for Guan Eng to step down
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang DAP has decided that Lim Guan Eng does not need to step down or resign from his post as Penang Chief Minister. Speaking at a press conference following an emergency meeting on Thursday evening, state DAP chairman Chow Kon Yeow... Read more
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The Star
Salleh Said: Guan Eng's decision if he wants to quit CM postLUMPUR: Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak says it is up to Lim Guan Eng whether
Salleh Said: Guan Eng's decision if he wants to quit CM post
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak says it is up to Lim Guan Eng whether he wants to relinquish his position as Penang Chief Minister following the two corruption charges against him. The Communications and Multimedia Minister said Lim... Read more
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New Kerala
Malaysian opposition leader denies corruption charges - newkerala.com #83948opposition leader on Thursday pleaded not guilty to corruption charges. Lim Gu
Malaysian opposition leader denies corruption charges - newkerala.com #83948
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
opposition leader on Thursday pleaded not guilty to corruption charges. Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of the northern Penang state and secretary-general of the opposition Democratic Action Party, denied the two corruption charges against him,... Read more
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Aliran Online
Lim Guan Eng arrested, charged: Malaysia on trial againAliran is not in the least surprised that Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng ha
Lim Guan Eng arrested, charged: Malaysia on trial again
Aliran Online / Posted 15 hours ago
Aliran is not in the least surprised that Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has been arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) and charged by the attorney general’s office over a bungalow purchase in 2015. Rumours of his pending... Read more
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Aliran Online
Bersih 2.0 calls for independent and just trial for Lim and PhangBersih 2.0 is shocked over the arrest of Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng. He
Bersih 2.0 calls for independent and just trial for Lim and Phang
Aliran Online / Posted 15 hours ago
Bersih 2.0 is shocked over the arrest of Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng. He is being charged under section 23 and section 165 of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act. We also have grave concerns over the arrest of businesswoman,... Read more
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Salon.com
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graftwas charged with corruption Thursday but vowed to fight on. The prosecution of
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graft
Salon.com / Posted 15 hours ago
was charged with corruption Thursday but vowed to fight on. The prosecution of Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, has sparked accusations of a witch hunt by the government, which itself faces allegations of massive corruption... Read more
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DW
Malaysian opposition figure cries foul over indictment |a massive financial scandal that engulfed his administration last year, was arr
Malaysian opposition figure cries foul over indictment |
DW / Posted 15 hours ago
a massive financial scandal that engulfed his administration last year, was arraigned in the High Court in the northern Penang state. "I am alright," a smiling Lim told reporters as he arrived at the court to plead not guilty. He was released... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graftFILE - In this June 29, 2016, file photo, Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of north
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graft
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
FILE - In this June 29, 2016, file photo, Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, is arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) at his office in Penang island, Malaysia. Lim, a Malaysian opposition politician who has... Read more
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Aliran Online
C4 shocked over Guan Eng's arrest, urges attorney general to act fairlyThe Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4 Center) expresses its shock at
C4 shocked over Guan Eng's arrest, urges attorney general to act fairly
Aliran Online / Posted 16 hours ago
The Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4 Center) expresses its shock at the speed at which Chief Minister of Penang, Lim Guan Eng, has been investigated, arrested and charged over the controversial purchase of his bungalow. We are shocked... Read more
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The Star
Vell Paari: Guan Eng must step down to ensure no interference from CM’s officePETALING JAYA: More leaders have called for Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng
Vell Paari: Guan Eng must step down to ensure no interference from CM’s office
The Star / Posted 16 hours ago
PETALING JAYA: More leaders have called for Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng to step down from his position. MIC's Datuk Seri S. Vell Paari (pic) said this was meant to ensure that there is no interference from the chief minister's office in the... Read more
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The Star
Nobody is above the law, says IGPNobody is above the law says Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bak
Nobody is above the law, says IGP
The Star / Posted 16 hours ago
Nobody is above the law says Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar (pic), commenting on the recent arrest of Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng on corruption charges. "Whoever does any wrong will have to answer. Nobody can escape the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Penang Umno urges Guan Eng to resign as chief ministerDatuk Zainal Abidin Osman. Photo credit Malay Mail Online SEBERANG JAYA: Penan
Penang Umno urges Guan Eng to resign as chief minister
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 hours ago
Datuk Zainal Abidin Osman. Photo credit Malay Mail Online SEBERANG JAYA: Penang UMNO has urged Lim Guan Eng to resign as the chief minister immediately now that he has been charged in court for corruption so as to protect the integrity of the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Malaysian leader charged with corruptionexplain a massive financial scandal that engulfed his administration last year,
Malaysian leader charged with corruption
iafrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
explain a massive financial scandal that engulfed his administration last year, appeared in the High Court in the northern Penang state. "I am alright," a smiling Lim told reporters as he arrived at the court. He pleaded not guilty and was freed... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Malaysian opposition leader charged with corruptionon Thursday in a further blow to the divided opposition, which alleged that the
Malaysian opposition leader charged with corruption
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 hours ago
on Thursday in a further blow to the divided opposition, which alleged that the case was politically motivated. Malaysia's Penang state chief minister and secretary-general of the Malaysian Democratic Action Party Lim Guan Eng (L) has been charged... Read more
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The Star
Muda expects commercial run of glazed paper next monthmachine to start its commercial run next month. Deputy managing director Datuk
Muda expects commercial run of glazed paper next month
The Star / Posted 18 hours ago
machine to start its commercial run next month. Deputy managing director Datuk Lim Chun Cheong said its Tasek Mill in Penang was unable to produce paper glaze for the export market due to technical problems. "We have solved the problem and... Read more
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The Star
Guan Eng to remain Penang CMaddressed the press on Thursday afternoon for the first time since he was arres
Guan Eng to remain Penang CM
The Star / Posted 18 hours ago
addressed the press on Thursday afternoon for the first time since he was arrested. "For the time being, I will remain Penang Chief Minister. But the state DAP committee will have a meeting to decide," he said to a question. Asked if he... Read more
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Rappler
Malaysian opposition leader charged with corruptionexplain a massive financial scandal that engulfed his administration last year,
Malaysian opposition leader charged with corruption
Rappler / Posted 18 hours ago
explain a massive financial scandal that engulfed his administration last year, appeared in the High Court in the northern Penang state. "I am alright," a smiling Lim told reporters as he arrived at the court. He pleaded not guilty and was freed... Read more
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Daily Herald
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graftPrime Minister Najib Razak, has been charged with corruption. The prosecution
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graft
Daily Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
Prime Minister Najib Razak, has been charged with corruption. The prosecution of Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, has sparked accusations of a witch hunt by the government, which itself faces allegations of massive corruption... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Lim Guan Eng claims trial to 2 corruption chargesEng being embraced by his mother Neo Yoke Tee in court. – Taken from Democratic
Lim Guan Eng claims trial to 2 corruption charges
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 hours ago
Eng being embraced by his mother Neo Yoke Tee in court. – Taken from Democratic Action Party Facebook page. GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng claimed trial in the High Court here today to two corruption charges involving a piece of... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Malaysia: Top opposition leader Lim Guan Eng charged with graftRazak was charged by authorities for corruption on Thursday. The arrest of Lim
Malaysia: Top opposition leader Lim Guan Eng charged with graft
Asian Correspondent / Posted 18 hours ago
Razak was charged by authorities for corruption on Thursday. The arrest of Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of the northern Penang state, is likely to provoke accusations of a government-led witch hunt, which itself faces allegations of massive... Read more
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The Star
Penang Umno wants Guan Eng to step down pending corruption trialGEORGE TOWN: Penang Umno has called on Lim Guan Eng to step down as Chief Minis
Penang Umno wants Guan Eng to step down pending corruption trial
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang Umno has called on Lim Guan Eng to step down as Chief Minister pending his corruption trial. "He must also relinquish all other positions he holds in the state by virtue of his office. "This is vital to preserving the integrity... Read more
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The Star
Stronger order book to lift Gamuda’s 2017 earningsApril 30, 2016 slipped 4.83% to RM152.69mil on the back of a 15.62% drop in rev
Stronger order book to lift Gamuda’s 2017 earnings
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
April 30, 2016 slipped 4.83% to RM152.69mil on the back of a 15.62% drop in revenue to RM467.29mil. “The approval for the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) is now expected to be delayed by six months to mid-2017 due to submission delay.... Read more
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The Star
Guan Eng, Phang claim trial to corruption chargesGEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has claimed trial to two graft
Guan Eng, Phang claim trial to corruption charges
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has claimed trial to two graft charges at the High Court here. Lim, who was immaculately dressed in a white shirt with his signature red tie and black coat, was charged with allegedly using his... Read more
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Island Packet
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graftMinister Najib Razak, was charged Thursday with corruption. The prosecution of
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graft
Island Packet / Posted 19 hours ago
Minister Najib Razak, was charged Thursday with corruption. The prosecution of Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, has sparked accusations of a witch hunt by the government, which itself faces allegations of massive corruption... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graftFILE - In this June 29, 2016, file photo, Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of north
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graft
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
FILE - In this June 29, 2016, file photo, Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, is arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) at his office in Penang island, Malaysia. Lim, a Malaysian opposition politician who has... Read more
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ABC News
Malaysian Opposition Politician Charged With GraftMinister Najib Razak, was charged Thursday with corruption. The prosecution of
Malaysian Opposition Politician Charged With Graft
ABC News / Posted 19 hours ago
Minister Najib Razak, was charged Thursday with corruption. The prosecution of Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, has sparked accusations of a witch hunt by the government, which itself faces allegations of massive corruption... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Compulsory foreign worker medic checksin by foreign workers have long been a cause for concern. Real Estate and Hous
Compulsory foreign worker medic checks
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 19 hours ago
in by foreign workers have long been a cause for concern. Real Estate and Housing Developers' Association Malaysia (Penang) chairman Datuk Jerry Chan said it was not an issue if medical check-ups were done yearly. "It would give peace of... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
40-year-old Nomad plays noble role in saving livesfacility with work after construction of licence built Mirage jet fighters (som
40-year-old Nomad plays noble role in saving lives
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 19 hours ago
facility with work after construction of licence built Mirage jet fighters (some of which were once based in Butterworth, Penang) was completed. Also to offer a new rugged STOL utility transport suited to both military and civil operators. First... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Guan Eng, businesswoman heldabout 6.30pm. They also arrested businesswoman Phang Li Koon, who sold him the
Guan Eng, businesswoman held
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 19 hours ago
about 6.30pm. They also arrested businesswoman Phang Li Koon, who sold him the controversial Pinhorn Road bungalow, at her Penang Garden office at 4.15pm. They will be charged at the sessions court here today (Thursday). Attorney-General Tan Sri... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graftFILE - In this June 29, 2016, file photo, Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of north
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graft
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 19 hours ago
FILE - In this June 29, 2016, file photo, Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, is arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) at his office in Penang island, Malaysia. Lim, a Malaysian opposition politician who has... Read more
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Tony Pua
As GE14 approaches, the Najib administration is abusing all its paws of power to politically persecute Opposition leaders in order to stay in powerhis incarceration, Lim never lost the trust of the people and was immediately v
As GE14 approaches, the Najib administration is abusing all its paws of power to politically persecute Opposition leaders in order to stay in power
Tony Pua / Posted 19 hours ago
his incarceration, Lim never lost the trust of the people and was immediately voted back into Parliament and the Penang state assembly in 2008. He has since proven the opposition’s ability to rule in Malaysia and transformed Penang into... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graftPrime Minister Najib Razak, has been charged with corruption. The prosecution
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graft
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 hours ago
Prime Minister Najib Razak, has been charged with corruption. The prosecution of Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, has sparked accusations of a witch hunt by the government, which itself faces allegations of massive corruption... Read more
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Salon.com
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graftPrime Minister Najib Razak, has been charged with corruption. The prosecution
Malaysian opposition politician charged with graft
Salon.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Prime Minister Najib Razak, has been charged with corruption. The prosecution of Lim Guan Eng, chief minister of northern Penang state, has sparked accusations of a witch hunt by the government, which itself faces allegations of massive corruption... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Penang Chief Minister charged with 2 counts of corruptionGEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng was on Thursday (Jun 30) charge
Penang Chief Minister charged with 2 counts of corruption
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng was on Thursday (Jun 30) charged with two counts of corruption linked to the purchase of a bungalow in 2015. Mr Lim, who is the secretary-general of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), was arrested by... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Lim Guan Eng to be charged under MACC Act todayGEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng and a businesswoman will be cha
Lim Guan Eng to be charged under MACC Act today
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng and a businesswoman will be charged in the Sessions Court here Thursday, under the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission Act 2009. Lim and Phang Li Khoon were detained by the MACC yesterday in... Read more
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The Star
200 cab drivers stage protest to highlight their plight to Governmentas a final plea to the Federal Government against the legalising of Uber and Gr
200 cab drivers stage protest to highlight their plight to Government
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
as a final plea to the Federal Government against the legalising of Uber and GrabCar e-hailing services in the state. Penang Taxi Associate Associa-tion secretary Mohamad Shahimi Hadzri appealed to the Prime Minister to do something or the... Read more
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The Star
LGE charged: DAP to hold emergency meetingGEORGE TOWN: Penang DAP will be holding an emergency meeting Thursday following
LGE charged: DAP to hold emergency meeting
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
GEORGE TOWN: Penang DAP will be holding an emergency meeting Thursday following the arrest and charge of the party secretary-general Lim Guan Eng. "Penang DAP will hold a meeting tomorrow (Thursday) to make decisions on ways to overcome this... Read more
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