Former Malaysian PM gets leave to challenge senior deputy public prosecutor World

Former Malaysian PM gets leave to challenge senior deputy public prosecutor

Malaysia’s Court of Appeal granted leave to former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and his lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah to commence a judicial review to challenge the legality of the appointment for former Federal Court judge Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram as a senior deputy public prosecutor in their trials.
Malaysia files criminal charges against 17 Goldman Sachs figures World

Malaysia files criminal charges against 17 Goldman Sachs figures

Malaysia has filed criminal charges against 17 current and former directors at subsidiaries of the Goldman Sachs Group of the US in a corruption investigation at the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) fund, the country’s attorney general said on August 9.
Malaysia: Goldman’s 1MDB case postponed until Sep 30 World

Malaysia: Goldman’s 1MDB case postponed until Sep 30

The Magistrate’s Court of Malaysia on June 24 fixed September 30 for the criminal case against US investment bank Goldman Sachs’s issuance of bonds involving 6.5 billion USD related to the 1 Malaysia Development Berhad (MDB) investment fund.
Malaysia sends former Goldman Sachs banker to US World

Malaysia sends former Goldman Sachs banker to US

Malaysia has extradited a former Goldman Sachs leader to the US to face criminal charges linked to a multi-billion dollar scandal at Malaysia’s state investment fund, 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), reported daily financial newspaper The Edge on May 6.
Corruption trial of former Malaysian PM resumes World

Corruption trial of former Malaysian PM resumes

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak returned to court for the second day of his high-profile corruption trial in Kuala Lumpur on April 15, with the former PM accused of plundering large sums of money from sovereign wealth fund 1MDB.