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The Star
Anwar admitted to HKL for scheduled examinationKUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was admitted at Kuala Lumpur Hospital on
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim was admitted at Kuala Lumpur Hospital on Tuesday for scheduled examination and not because of any acute condition, said hospital director Datuk Dr Zaininah Mohd Zain. She said Anwar would be in the hospital for... Read more
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The Borneo Post
RCI into BNM forex losses in the 1990’s concludesof Accountants member K Puspanathan. Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Moh
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 hours ago
of Accountants member K Puspanathan. Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, former finance minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, former BNM governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, former finance minister Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop and BNM... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Royal inquiry into Malaysia central bank's forex scandal concludesMalaysian Institute of Accountants member K Puspanathan. Former prime minister
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 hours ago
Malaysian Institute of Accountants member K Puspanathan. Former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad, former finance minister Anwar Ibrahim, former BNM governor Zeti Akhtar Aziz, former finance minister Nor Mohamed Yakcop and BNM assistant governor... Read more
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The Star
Anwar hospitalised at HKLPETALING JAYA: Former Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim (pic) was rushed to Hospi
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
PETALING JAYA: Former Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim (pic) was rushed to Hospital Kuala Lumpur due to unstable blood pressure at 2pm on Tuesday. "He is currently under the doctor's care. He also needs intensive physiotherapy treatment due to old... Read more
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The Star
Former AG’s son last witness to take the stand at RCIwho appeared before the RCI include former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Moham
The Star / Posted yesterday
who appeared before the RCI include former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, former finance minister Tun Daim Zainuddin, and former Bank Negara governor Tan Sri Dr Zeti... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sometimes I overlooked, says Dr Mahathirin his witness statement on Tan Sri Clifford Francis Herbert's claim that he an
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
in his witness statement on Tan Sri Clifford Francis Herbert's claim that he and the then Finance Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim had met with Dr Mahathir in his office in early 1993 to report on BNM losses of RM30 billion, Dr Mahathir said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysian ex-PM Mahathir slams 'vindictive' Bank Negara forex probelost around US$10 billion. Mahathir has come out of retirement to form his own
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
lost around US$10 billion. Mahathir has come out of retirement to form his own party and joined forces with his old foe Anwar Ibrahim in an opposition alliance that aims to unseat Najib in elections due by 2018. The inquiry is expected to... Read more
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The Manila Times
Malaysian ex-PM Mahathir slams ‘vindictive’ probelost around US$10 billion. Mahathir has come out of retirement to form his own
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
lost around US$10 billion. Mahathir has come out of retirement to form his own party and joined forces with his old foe Anwar Ibrahim in an opposition alliance that aims to unseat Najib in elections due by 2018. The inquiry is expected to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
AP Interview: Mahathir says opposition can win Malaysia votethe scandal. Even more dramatically, Mahathir this year persuaded his former p
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the scandal. Even more dramatically, Mahathir this year persuaded his former political nemesis, including opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim who was imprisoned on Mahathir's watch, to accept Bersatu into Anwar's opposition coalition. Anwar was... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Mahathir says opposition can win Malaysia votethe scandal. Even more dramatically, Mahathir this year persuaded his former p
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
the scandal. Even more dramatically, Mahathir this year persuaded his former political nemesis, including opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim who was imprisoned on Mahathir's watch, to accept Bersatu into Anwar's opposition coalition. Anwar was... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
AP Interview: Mahathir says opposition can win Malaysia votethe scandal. Even more dramatically, Mahathir this year persuaded his former p
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted yesterday
the scandal. Even more dramatically, Mahathir this year persuaded his former political nemesis, including opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim who was imprisoned on Mahathir's watch, to accept Bersatu into Anwar's opposition coalition. Anwar was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mahathir says opposition can win Malaysia votethe scandal. Even more dramatically, Mahathir this year persuaded his former p
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
the scandal. Even more dramatically, Mahathir this year persuaded his former political nemesis, including opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim who was imprisoned on Mahathir's watch, to accept Bersatu into Anwar's opposition coalition. Anwar was... Read more
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Sarawak Report
"MALAYSIAN CROOK NAJIB"! - Negative Publicity Builds Up In The United Stateshire an individual named Josh Trevino, to organize a network of bloggers to wri
Sarawak Report / Posted 5 days ago
hire an individual named Josh Trevino, to organize a network of bloggers to write blog posts disparaging opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim — whose coalition was growing in strength heading into the 2013 elections. That game blew up when Trevino was... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Dr M to testify in RCI Mondayfrom Dr Mahathir. According to Mohamed Haniff other witnesses had had their st
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
from Dr Mahathir. According to Mohamed Haniff other witnesses had had their statements taken except for Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim who is in prison. Twenty-one witnesses have testified before the RCI including Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr Mahathir to testify in RCI on Sept 18from Dr Mahathir. According to Mohamed Haniff other witnesses had had their st
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
from Dr Mahathir. According to Mohamed Haniff other witnesses had had their statements taken except for Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim who is in prison. Twenty-one witnesses have testified before the RCI including Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim,... Read more
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The Star
Take a look in the mirror, PAS tells Dr Msaid none of this would have happened if the veteran statesman had not sacked h
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
said none of this would have happened if the veteran statesman had not sacked his deputy and former nemesis, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, from the Cabinet. "Only now you realise how difficult it is to fight as the Opposition. "You have now agreed... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malaysia PM Najib Razak, under cloud of 1MDB corruption scandal, to be invited to White Houseof the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism in Kuala Lumpur. Nurul Izzah A
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
of the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism in Kuala Lumpur. Nurul Izzah Anwar, daughter of jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, said "the message the White House is sending is that it pays to be a kleptocrat and that the largest asset... Read more
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WA Today
Malaysia PM Najib Razak, under cloud of 1MDB corruption scandal, to be invited to White Houseof the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism in Kuala Lumpur. Nurul Izzah A
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
of the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism in Kuala Lumpur. Nurul Izzah Anwar, daughter of jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, said "the message the White House is sending is that it pays to be a kleptocrat and that the largest asset... Read more
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The Age
Malaysia PM Najib Razak, under cloud of 1MDB corruption scandal, to be invited to White Houseof the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism in Kuala Lumpur. Nurul Izzah A
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
of the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism in Kuala Lumpur. Nurul Izzah Anwar, daughter of jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, said "the message the White House is sending is that it pays to be a kleptocrat and that the largest asset... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Malaysia PM Najib Razak, under cloud of 1MDB corruption scandal, to be invited to White Houseof the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism in Kuala Lumpur. Nurul Izzah A
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
of the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism in Kuala Lumpur. Nurul Izzah Anwar, daughter of jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, said "the message the White House is sending is that it pays to be a kleptocrat and that the largest asset... Read more
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The Star
Pakatan not united, says Liowpolitical leaders with no principles. “They cooperate with (PAS president) Dat
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
political leaders with no principles. “They cooperate with (PAS president) Datuk Seri Hadi Awang, (PKR adviser) Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and now Tun Dr Mahathir. To garner votes, they can rationalise all their actions,” he said. On another matter,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Ex-adviser didn't give detailed info: AnwarPutra Jaya: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim on Thursday told the Royal Commission of I
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 days ago
Putra Jaya: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim on Thursday told the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) foreign exchange (forex) losses that the central bank's former adviser Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop did not provide detailed... Read more
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The Star
Anwar has right to speak, says Azminon Pakatan Hara­pan because he is also the Opposition coalition’s de facto lead
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
on Pakatan Hara­pan because he is also the Opposition coalition’s de facto leader. “I wish to remind Tun Dr Mahathir that Anwar Ibrahim is Pakatan’s ketua umum (de facto leader). “He is not just the de facto leader of PKR. As the ketua umum, he... Read more
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The Star
BNM adviser failed to give 1992 forex losses info, RCI hearsTan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop did not give detailed information on the foreign exc
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
Tan Sri Nor Mohamed Yakcop did not give detailed information on the foreign exchange (forex) losses of 1992, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim told the Royal Com­mission of Inquiry (RCI). Anwar, the 21st witness called, said Nor Mohamed had acted beyond... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Nor Mohamed did not give detailed info on BNM forex transactions’— Bernama photo Petronas chairman Tan Sri Mohd Sidek Hassan present at the RCI
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
— Bernama photo Petronas chairman Tan Sri Mohd Sidek Hassan present at the RCI. — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim yesterday told the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) foreign exchange (forex)... Read more
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The Star
Azmin to Dr M: Anwar has every right to give his opinionSHAH ALAM: Datuk Seri Azmin Ali (pic) has told Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad that Dat
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
SHAH ALAM: Datuk Seri Azmin Ali (pic) has told Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad that Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, as the coalition’s de facto leader, has the right to express his opinion on Pakatan Harapan. “I wish to remind Dr Mahathir that Anwar, as the... Read more
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The Star
MCA: Dr M controlling Pakatan Harapanshots in the Opposition pact. Ti said that neither DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang n
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
shots in the Opposition pact. Ti said that neither DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang nor jailed Pakatan de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is in control of the pact. "The top dog and the boss is their decades-old sworn nemesis Dr Mahathir. He is... Read more
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Sarawak Report
Everything To Hide - Najib Has Opened Himself Up To A Predicted PR Nightmare In The USMalaysian authorities also conducted a six-year prosecution against opposition
Sarawak Report / Posted 12 days ago
Malaysian authorities also conducted a six-year prosecution against opposition leader and former Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim on dubious charges of sodomy, for which he was sentenced to five years in prison. That legal farce helped Mr.... Read more
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The Star
Saifuddin denies resigning as PKR sec-genupon," he said in a statement Thursday. He said the rumours that he had resign
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
upon," he said in a statement Thursday. He said the rumours that he had resigned as he was "unhappy" with Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim over seat negotiations with PAS was an attempt to pit him against party leaders. "For the past two years, PKR... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
PAS is not weak, says sallehespecially Amanah. The move by Azmin, which was carried out on the suggestion
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 12 days ago
especially Amanah. The move by Azmin, which was carried out on the suggestion of PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, contradicted with the decision of the Pakatan Harapan Presidential Council which held the stand that it would... Read more
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The Star
PKR spat: Latheefa slams Rafizi for pushing Kajang Move blame on othersbesar. "We could have avoided the terrible mess that happened because of it, a
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
besar. "We could have avoided the terrible mess that happened because of it, and Anwar (PKR defacto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim) would still be with us now, if not for his Kajang Move," she said. Anwar was sentenced to a five-year jail... Read more
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The Star
Anwar attends to give statement to RCI on forex lossesPUTRAJAYA: Former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic) was pres
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic) was present at the Palace of Justice here on Thursday to testify at the proceedings of the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into foreign exchange losses by Bank Negara Malaysia... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Malaysia: Facing 43 years in jail, ‘responsibility’ keeps Zunar drawingironically the legacy of former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, whose Pakatan
Asian Correspondent / Posted 13 days ago
ironically the legacy of former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, whose Pakatan Harapan coalition along with jailed leader Anwar Ibrahim now represents the greatest hope for Malaysia’s opposition in defeating Najib’s government at the... Read more
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The Star
Anwar scheduled to appear before RCI todayPETALING JAYA: Former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is schedul
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is scheduled to appear before the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into Bank Negara Malaysia’s foreign exchange (forex) trading losses in the 1990s today. His lawyer R. Sivarasa... Read more
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The Star
Dr M: Sales tax may replace GSTcooperation with PAS in the coming polls. “We are having a little problem with
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
cooperation with PAS in the coming polls. “We are having a little problem with PKR because (PKR adviser) Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has said that they should continue to speak with PAS,” he said in response to a question by a participant on... Read more
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The Star
‘Jaffar informed of 1990s forex losses’not at any time between 1986 and 1993 discuss Bank Negara’s forex transactions
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
not at any time between 1986 and 1993 discuss Bank Negara’s forex transactions with the-then finance minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and then prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. Earlier, former Attorney-General Ainum Mohd Saaid, 71, told... Read more
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The Star
Dr M: We are having a little problem with PKRstance regarding cooperation with PAS in the coming polls. "We are having a li
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
stance regarding cooperation with PAS in the coming polls. "We are having a little problem with PKR because Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has openly said they should continue to speak with PAS," he said during a town hall session held at Perdana... Read more
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The Star
Anwar to testify before RCI over BNM forex lossesPETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic) is scheduled to appear before the
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic) is scheduled to appear before the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into Bank Negara Malaysia's foreign exchange (forex) trading losses in the 1990s on Thursday. His lawyer R. Sivarasa said this was... Read more
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The Star
Salleh Keruak: PAS without Pakatan Harapan is not weakespecially Amanah. The move by Azmin, which was carried out on the suggestion
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
especially Amanah. The move by Azmin, which was carried out on the suggestion of PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, contradicted with the decision of the Pakatan Harapan presidential council which held the stand that it would... Read more
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The Borneo Post
PAS is not weak although it has left Pakatan – Sallehespecially Amanah. The move by Azmin, which was carried out on the suggestion
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
especially Amanah. The move by Azmin, which was carried out on the suggestion of PKR de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, contradicted with the decision of the Pakatan Harapan Presidential Council which held the stand that it would... Read more
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The Star
DAP told to clarify stand on PKR-PAS talksIPOH: MCA wants DAP to clarify its stance on the issue of PKR defacto leader Da
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
IPOH: MCA wants DAP to clarify its stance on the issue of PKR defacto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim supporting negotiations between PKR and PAS ahead of the general election. Perak MCA chairman Datuk Dr Mah Hang Soon (pix) said it was... Read more
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Sarawak Report
US Disapproval Of Najib Visit Starts To Buildmuch in the great scheme of things,” said Nurul Izzah Anwar, a member of Parlia
Sarawak Report / Posted 15 days ago
much in the great scheme of things,” said Nurul Izzah Anwar, a member of Parliament and the daughter of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, who sits in prison on politically motivated charges. Nurul’s party has allied with her father’s former... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Teo is best performing Chinese minister – Chinvoters. “The opposition parties had also been working with PAS in their attemp
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
voters. “The opposition parties had also been working with PAS in their attempt to topple BN. “Today, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and his former nemesis Mahathir are standing on the same side to oppose BN.” Chin, however, believed that PAS... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Anwar admits endorsing PKR and PAS talksPETALING JAYA: PKR defacto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has admitted endorsi
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 days ago
PETALING JAYA: PKR defacto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has admitted endorsing talks between the party and PAS and does not oppose holding a special congress on the matter which has caused rifts in the leadership. He, however, questioned the... Read more
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The Star
Anwar admits endorsing PKR-PAS talksPETALING JAYA: PKR defacto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has admitted endorsi
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
PETALING JAYA: PKR defacto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim has admitted endorsing talks between the party and PAS and does not oppose holding a special congress on the matter which has caused rifts in the leadership. He, however, questioned the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Conspiracy theory as diplomat probing MH370 is shot deadrumours in Kuala Lumpur said, included a split with his wife Fizah Khan, and hi
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
rumours in Kuala Lumpur said, included a split with his wife Fizah Khan, and his fury that a relative, opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, had been given a five-year jail sentence for sodomy shortly before he boarded the plane for the flight to... Read more
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Aliran Online
Aliran's encounter with former Bank Negara assistant governor Abdul Murad Khalidstatutory declaration on 26 October 1999, Murad, who had resigned under a cloud
Aliran Online / Posted 19 days ago
statutory declaration on 26 October 1999, Murad, who had resigned under a cloud from Bank Negara earlier that year, claimed Anwar Ibrahim had channelled large sums to various parties, including RM5m to Aliran and Chanda Muzaffar, out of slush fund... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Public holidays and calls for unity as Malaysia celebrates 60th year of independenceleader is expected to face a viable challenge from the Pakatan Harapan alliance
Asian Correspondent / Posted 20 days ago
leader is expected to face a viable challenge from the Pakatan Harapan alliance – led by jailed opposition figure Anwar Ibrahim and Najib’s former mentor Mahathir Mohamad. The ruling Barisan National political party has enjoyed the... Read more
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The Star
Witness: Dr M shrugged off RM30bil losseslate 1993 to talk about the losses. Also at the meeting was former deputy prim
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
late 1993 to talk about the losses. Also at the meeting was former deputy prime minister and finance minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. “We (Anwar and I) briefed Dr Mahathir about the losses and he responded by saying ‘sometimes we make profits... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dr M’s reaction was normal when informed about RM30 billion losses by BNM — Witnessshocked, when informed the matter. In his witness statement, Herbert, 76, said
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
shocked, when informed the matter. In his witness statement, Herbert, 76, said he and former finance minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim briefed Dr Mahathir on the losses suffered by BNM which amounted to about RM30 billion. He said they met Dr... Read more
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