Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. Photo: Reuters

Mahathir says Malaysia rejected Goldman’s 1MDB offer of under $2 billion in compensation

  • Country ‘not satisfied with that amount’ compared with the US$7.5 billion it has been asking for, prime minister tells the Financial Times newspaper
  • The bank and 17 current and former directors of its units have been charged in Malaysia for allegedly misleading investors over bond sales
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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. Photo: Bernama

1MDB scandal: Malaysia to make claim for US$1 billion in assets recovered from Jho Low, Mahathir Mohamad says

  • The prime minister says there is proof the assets – which include high-end real estate in Beverly Hills and London – were bought with Malaysian money
  • A spokesperson for Low says he was offered asylum in August by a country acting in accordance of the UN universal declaration of human rights
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