Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak. Photo: Reuters

Prayers, a gold cushion and yet another row: Najib Razak’s 1MDB trial finally begins in Malaysia

  • The disgraced former prime minister of Malaysia faces a total of 42 charges over the multibillion-dollar financial scandal at the 1 Malaysia Development Berhad state fund. If guilty, he could spend the rest of his life in jail
  • His first trial, which began on Wednesday, involves seven charges, relating to losses at the subsidiary SRC International
Topic |   Malaysia 1MDB scandal

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Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak. Photo: Reuters
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