Monthly Archives: October 2015

BNM directs 1MDB to bring back US$1.83b from overseas

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has directed 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) to bring back the US$1.83bil from overseas. Below is the full statement issued by BNM on Friday: The Attorney General’s decision with respect to the investigations on 1Malaysia … Continue reading

Posted in 1MDB

Euromoney: Zeti should be brutally honest on what ails Malaysia

© Provided by The Malaysian Insider Bank Negara Malaysia governor Tan Sri Zeti Akhtar Aziz is due to retire in April but is still pursuing the probe into 1MDB and also the RM2.6 billion deposited into Prime Minister Datuk Seri … Continue reading

Posted in 1MDB

Political freedom and char kuey teow on a chilly London night

by Dyana Sofya Malay Mail Online October 7, 2015 OCTOBER 7 — The air was chilly but festive. Crowds of Londoners were streaming in, most of them in their work attire as it was a weekday evening. Amid the hustle … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates

In taking legal action, PM goes after weak ‘Ling’

YOURSAY | ‘Is it because Ling is Chinese? Or is it because Najib has no balls to take on Dr M’ Najib threatens to sue ex-MCA chief Ling CQ Muar: PM Najib Razak, you’d just revealed yourself as coward. You … Continue reading

Posted in Najib Abdul Razak

Malaysia opposition rejects ‘safe passage’ for Najib proposal, insists on court process

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 — Opposition lawmakers here have dismissed a proposal to grant “safe passage” for Datuk Seri Najib Razak to leave office without facing charges in court, warning that allowing a sitting prime minister to skip the system … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak)

It’s a management buy-out: The Ant Daily is not closing down

         by Theantdaily team NOTICE Reference to some inaccurate media reports today stating that our news portal is closing down, The Ant Daily wishes to make the following clarification. While it is true that HCK Media has decided to … Continue reading

Posted in Media

RoS approves Amanah’s application

KUALA LUMPUR: The Registrar of Societies (RoS) has approved an application for a name change by the Workers’ Party of Malaysia to Parti Amanah Negara (Amanah). RoS director-general Mohammad Razin Abdullah said the request was approved yesterday based on the … Continue reading

Posted in Parti Amanah Negara

Tajuddin’s “joke” reflective of a cabinet filled with jokers

    by Robin Stanley Augustin COMMENT: Sometimes, people will tell you that they “almost fell off their chair” when they are shocked to see or hear something. Of course, we know that this is an exaggeration, but I myself … Continue reading

Posted in UMNO