Tag: MACC

Singaporean who bribed M’sian officer in order to skip quarantine arrested

Singapore—A Singaporean national was arrested in Malaysia on Saturday (Oct 24) for attempting to bribe a Malaysian immigration officer in order to skip the...

Latheefa Koya, Malaysia’s anti-corruption chief confirms resignation

Kuala Lumpur —Latheefa Beebi Koya, the head of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) who had headed the investigation into the multi-billion dollar 1MDB scandal,...

MACC Chief on Najib’s reaction to released recordings, “He has the right to do...

Putrajaya—After the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) made nine audio recordings public on Wednesday (Jan 8) involving conversations between former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak...

Anwar Ibrahim’s party faces further turmoil with minister’s scorn

The party of Anwar Ibrahim is facing further turmoil after the sacking of two members, which is now being contested by several voices from the PKR,...

Malaysia’s anti-graft busters fines 80 people and firms over 1MDB funds, including Najib’s brother

Kuala Lumpur— The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Agency or MACC stepped up their efforts to recover as much lost 1MDB money as possible, claiming RM420 million...

Government repays RM1.69 billion to pension fund for 1MDB loan

The Malaysian Finance Ministry said, to date, it made a payment of RM1.69 billion in principal and interest to the Retirement Fund Incorporated (KWAP). This is part...

Malaysia ruling party council member urges anti-graft chief to quit

Once again, the ruling coalition in Malaysia the Pakatan Harapan slid in its control of the narrative after getting it right for a brief...

Mahathir makes it clear he is the man in power in anti-graft leadership change

Malaysians are shocked and sorely divided on the appointment of PKR member Latheefa Koya as the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner. She has...

Has Mahathir given Najib a reason to send him to jail?

Has former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad given Prime Minister Najib Razak a reason to send him to jail? In a statement published widely on...

Malaysia anti-corruption body member accused of corruption

Nasharudin Mat Isa, the PAS member who was accused of receiving 1MDB money, is also a member of the MACC panel,  the "Consultation and Corruption Prevention...
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