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2016/10/06 | Malaysiakini
Malaysia's Corruption Watchdog Seizes Cars, Cash, Handbags in Record Bust
In the corruption agency's biggest haul, US$12.8 million was seized from a Sabah company director and his deputy. Authorities also confiscated nine luxury cars and some 94 handbags from the wives of the suspects.
2016/10/05 | Malaysiakini
Quizzed by Parliament, Australian Bank Denies 1MDB Link
ANZ, one of Australia's biggest banks, holds 25 percent of Ambank, the Malaysian bank U.S. investigators said was used to channel part of the funds allegedly siphoned from 1MDB.
2016/10/02 | Malaysiakini
Malaysia Corporate Governance Ranking Drops Due to 1MDB
Malaysia's corporate governance score has tanked due to a major political corruption scandal.
2016/09/28 | Malaysiakini
Malaysian Taxi Drivers Protest Uber, Grab
Popular ride-sharing apps like Uber continue to cause headaches for taxi drivers and lawmakers in Asia.
2016/09/26 | Malaysiakini
New Book Coming on Malaysia's Corruption Scandal
A new book promises to shed light on the Malaysian scandal that has reached American shores.
2016/09/22 | Malaysiakini
Report: Robert De Niro Linked to Malaysia Corruption Lawsuits in US
'I'm aware of it, but I don't give a s**t': De Niro on his link to Malaysia's corruption scandal.
2016/09/20 | Malaysiakini
Former Journalist Arrested for Islam Tweet in Malaysia
A former journalist was arrested for allegedly insulting Islam on Twitter.
2016/09/10 | Malaysiakini
M’sia, Thailand Agree to Study KL-Bangkok High Speed Rail
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak says the HSR will advance the economies and people-to-people relations between the two countries.
2016/08/29 | Malaysiakini
Namewee: Don’t Go After Taiwanese Band
MV controversy: 'If you want to hold someone responsible, then let it be me alone.'
2016/08/29 | Malaysiakini
Malaysians Worried About Economy and Security, Poll Shows
While Malaysians have great pride, a recent poll shows that some issues remain a source of apprehension.
2016/08/25 | Malaysiakini
Philippine Islamist Militants Behead Hostage
ISIS-linked Islamist militants have beheaded another hostage in the southern Philippines.
2016/08/23 | Malaysiakini
Indonesia Fears Repeat of Catastrophic Blazes as Forest Fires Start
Six Indonesian provinces have issued emergency alerts over forest fires. Last year’s fires ravaged 2.6 million hectares and left more than 500,000 people sick.
2016/08/22 | Malaysiakini
Clinton Campaign Denies Malaysia Link in DiCaprio Fundraiser Cancellation
A Clinton campaign spokesperson said that any suggestion connecting DiCaprio dropping out of the fundraiser with Malaysia's 1MDB scandal would be completely false.
2016/08/20 | Malaysiakini
Under Pressure, Malaysian PM Beats Patriotic Drum
Under pressure over an international corruption scandal, Malaysia's PM looks for a patriotism drive at home.
2016/08/17 | Malaysiakini
Cambodian Maids Claim Fatal Abuses at Malaysian Immigration Center
Fresh claims have emerged of serious human rights abuses at Malaysia’s notorious Juru detention center.
2016/08/10 | Malaysiakini
PetroSaudi Whistleblower Justo Gets Thai Royal Pardon
The pardon for a well-known whistleblower could see him become a star witness in the numerous investigations into Malaysian corruption being carried out around the world, commentators say.
2016/08/09 | Malaysiakini
Malaysian Actor Boycotts Film Festival Over Awards Segregation
A well-known Malaysian actor and filmmaker is protesting racial segregation at a major film awards.