Tag: Corruption

Samsung chief jailed for 2.5 years over corruption scandal

by Sunghee Hwang The de facto chief of South Korea's Samsung business empire was convicted Monday over a huge corruption scandal and jailed for two...

Former senior LTA official charged with taking S$1.24m in bribes

Singapore -- A former senior Land Transport Authority (LTA) officer was charged on Friday (July 24) with corruption involving S$1.24 million in loans from...

Former A-G says dropping of charges against Najib’s stepson ‘terrible for Malaysia’

Kuala Lumpur — Former Attorney-General Tommy Thomas, who had been appointed by former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, has called the agreement to drop charges...

How Najib and Rosmah took “Us against the world” to a whole new level

Words of Affirmation, acts of service, receiving gifts, quality time, and physical touch--of these five different love languages, it is easiest to see that...

Mahathir disagrees with Anwar on ministers giving out projects, says it is okay

Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says it is okay for ministers to award projects, which is in a stark departure from the...

Brave audit officer secretly kept 1MDB documents and covertly taped a 1MDB meeting

National Audit Department (NAD) staff, Nor Salwani Muhammad secretly kept one of the 60 copies of the original 1MDB audit report and this helped...

Malaysian Mindef land deals probed by anti-graft busters

Malaysia's Ministry of Defence (Mindef) is being probed for land swap deals spanning over 25 years with the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) confirming it is...

Najib’s corruption trial called off again on account of conjunctivitis

Kuala Lumpur— The trial of former Prime Minister of Malaysia Datuk Seri Najib Razak was postponed on September 11 due to Mr Najib’s bout...

Singapore returning millions linked to Malaysia scandal

Singapore is returning almost $40 million to Malaysia seized in connection with a massive financial scandal that played a major role in the toppling...
Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi

Najib deputy facing highest number of charges in Malaysia

Former Prime Minister Najib Razak's deputy, Ahmad Zahid Hamidi claimed trial to seven new charges of corruption involving S$4.24mil (about RM12.92mil) yesterday. He is now...