New confrontation dates set for suspects in DPRK citizen murder case World

New confrontation dates set for suspects in DPRK citizen murder case

The Shah Alam High Court in Malaysia’s Selangor state announced on November 7 the new confrontation dates for the two female suspects who were charged with allegedly murdering a citizen of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) at a Malaysian airport in 2017 using the VX nerve agent.
Malaysian police bust major phone swindle ring World

Malaysian police bust major phone swindle ring

Malaysian police said on September 28 that up to 93 Chinese citizens and six Malaysians have been detained on suspicion of being involved in swindling money from people in China through a telephone scam.
Former Malaysian PM’s wife questioned on 1MDB World

Former Malaysian PM’s wife questioned on 1MDB

Rosmah Mansor, former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak’s wife, has been questioned by anti-corruption investigators over a corruption probe at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB)
Malaysia seizes drugs worth 17.5 million USD ASEAN

Malaysia seizes drugs worth 17.5 million USD

Malaysian police have seized drugs this year worth 72.5 ringgits (17.5 million USD) during a raid in an industrial zone in Bukit Tengah, Seberang Perai district, Penang state.
Malaysia: Seven nabbed for suspected links to IS World

Malaysia: Seven nabbed for suspected links to IS

Malaysian police announced on July 18 that they had arrested seven suspected Islamic State militants, including a man who threatened to assassinate the Malaysian King, Sultan Muhammad V, and Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed.
Malaysia hunts for key figure in 1MDB scandal World

Malaysia hunts for key figure in 1MDB scandal

Malaysian police said on July 10 they had asked Macau authorities of China to detain Malaysian financier Low Taek Jho, a key figure in the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal.
Malaysia sets up committee for 1MDB probe World

Malaysia sets up committee for 1MDB probe

Malaysia has set up a special committee to probe matters relating to the state fund 1Malayia Development Berhad (1MDB), announced the country’s Council of Eminent Persons on May 17.