Gulf Times - Malaysia
Switzerland investigates six for suspected bribery: 1MDB probe

Switzerland investigates six for suspected bribery: 1MDB probe

1Malaysia Development Berhad, or 1MDB as it is known, is at the centre of money laundering investigations in at least six countries.

Malaysia's Najib pleads not guilty to charges in 1MDB graft probe

Malaysia's Najib pleads not guilty to charges in 1MDB graft probe

Malaysia's former prime minister, Najib Razak, on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to abuse of power and other charges arising from an investigation into a scandal-plagued state fund ...

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested over huge graft probe

Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested over huge graft probe

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was arrested by anti-corruption investigators Tuesday, officials said, the latest dramatic development in a widening graft probe that has engulfed the ex-leader.

Australia shelves MH370 memorial after relatives protest

Australia shelves MH370 memorial after relatives protest

Plans to erect a memorial honouring the passengers and crew of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 were shelved by Australia on Sunday after protests by relatives of the victims.

Bank accounts of Najib's party frozen in 1MDB probe

Bank accounts of Najib's party frozen in 1MDB probe

The United Malays National Organisation (Umno) has governed the country for more than 60 years.

Nearly $275mn in luxury items seized from homes of Najib, wife

Nearly $275mn in luxury items seized from homes of Najib, wife

Authorities are investigating Najib as part of their probe into how billions of dollars went missing from state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), which was founded by the former premier.

Former aide to Malaysian ex-PM Najib detained

Former aide to Malaysian ex-PM Najib detained

A former aide to disgraced Malaysian ex-prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested in connection to the 1MDB corruption scandal, local media reported.

Malaysia to reopen probe into Mongolian model murder

Malaysia to reopen probe into Mongolian model murder

Malaysia will reopen an investigation into the murder of a Mongolian model in 2006, the Star newspaper reported on its website

Malaysia's Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, lots of cash, jewellery

Malaysia's Najib explains why he had so many luxury handbags, lots of cash, jewellery

Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak says he shouldn't be blamed for the multi-billion-dollar 1MDB scandal, and declares he knows nothing about money from the state fund appearing in his personal account.

Malaysia seeks to lay charges against Najib, says Mahathir

Malaysia seeks to lay charges against Najib, says Mahathir

Mahathir Mohamad told Reuters in an interview that Malaysian investigators already "have an almost perfect case" against the principal suspects who had defrauded 1MDB.

Malaysia seeks to extradite man convicted in model murder

Malaysia seeks to extradite man convicted in model murder

Sirul Azhar Umar was arrested and has been held in an Australian immigration detention centre since January 2015.

Sri Lankan jailed in Australia for fake bomb threat on plane

Sri Lankan jailed in Australia for fake bomb threat on plane

A man who threatened to detonate a fake bomb aboard a Malaysia Airlines flight from Melbourne while under the influence of drugs was jailed Thursday for 12 years by an Australian court.