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  1. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Son’s divorce settlement battle exposes unexplained wealth of ex-Sarawak ruler Abdul Taib Mahmud

    Posted May 13th 2014, 11:03pm by BLOOM

    ... to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. He declined to comment on his net worth calculation and a request for an interview. The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission said in a written reply in March to members of parliament that a corruption investigation of Taib was still ongoing. The former chief minister wasn't involved in decisions to award any project or land to his family members, according ...

  2. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Leading Malaysian opposition figure Karpal Singh dies in road accident

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 10:53am by Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur

    ... on sodomy and corruption charges widely viewed as politically motivated. He spent six years in jail. Singh again defended Anwar against new sodomy charges brought in 2008. Anwar was acquitted ...

  3. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Graft watchdog calls on Sarawak chief Taib Mahmud to resign

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur Sarawak head Taib Mahmud dismisses the NGO's viral video 'proof' of corrupt practices Watchdog urges state chief to resign Corruption ... 1981 and has for years faced- and denied- allegations of large-scale corruption and nepotism. "I saw the so-called proof. Could it not be someone trying to promote themselves to become ...

  4. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Is Hishammuddin Hussein, voice of Malaysia on flight MH370, headed for the top?

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 06:08am by Satish Cheney

    ... not just the Malaysian media that holds this view. A taxi driver, who wanted to be known only as Tan, said: "The government here is no good and there is always a lot of corruption. "But Hishammuddin is not corrupt and he isn't embarrassing Malaysia on television. He is doing his best, I can see." Malaysians are also favourably comparing Hishammuddin's handling ...

  5. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Alarm at rise in use of fake datuk titles in Malaysia

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:58pm by Jennifer Pak

    ... In recent weeks, the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has detained a "datuk", which is an honorary title equivalent to "sir". They accuse him and another cabinet ... datuks or ones suspected of corruption have become staples in the Malaysian media. They have fuelled calls for more transparency in the honorary awards system in an effort to preserve ...

  6. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Jail holds no fear for me, says Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim after sodomy ruling

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 11:47pm by Adrian Wan

    ... from grace in 1998 after a power struggle with the country's leader at the time, Dr Mahathir Mohamad. He was beaten and jailed on sodomy and corruption charges, widely viewed ...

  7. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Sarawak chief Taib Mahmud to step down amid graft claims

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:58pm by Reuters

    ... of the resource-rich state that has been key to keeping the national coalition in power but marred by corruption allegations and deforestation. Taib Mahmud, 77, said he would inform Sarawak's governor ... focus on alleged timber corruption in the state. Environmental groups say that under his rule, Sarawak, which accounts for a quarter of the world's tropical log exports, has lost 95 per ...

  8. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysia’s Anwar back in court in sodomy case

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 12:05pm by Agence France-Presse in Putrajaya, Malaysia

    ... and jailed on sodomy and corruption charges. The sodomy charge was later overturned, and he was released from prison in 2004 to helm the opposition, posing the first real challenge ever ...

  9. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim’s sodomy acquittal overturned

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 05:30pm by Reuters

    ... but was felled in a 1998, power struggle with then-ruler Mahathir Mohamad. Anwar was ousted, beaten and jailed on sodomy and corruption charges widely viewed as trumped-up. The stunning fall from grace ...

  10. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Trafficking abuse of Myanmar Rohingya spreads to Malaysia

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 02:37pm by Reuters in Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia

    ... a blind eye when they crossed the border. Investigators found no direct evidence of corruption by Malaysian officials. Five immigration officials were arrested in 2009 for working with a smuggling ...




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