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.
40th AIPA General Assembly opens in Thailand World

40th AIPA General Assembly opens in Thailand

The 40th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 40) themed “Advancing Parliamentary Partnership for Sustainable Community” kicked off in Bangkok on August 26.
Studying, following Uncle Ho’s thought, morality and lifestyle reviewed Politics

Studying, following Uncle Ho’s thought, morality and lifestyle reviewed

The studying and following of President Ho Chi Minh’s thought, morality and lifestyle have become a regular activity of officials, Party members and people nationwide, contributing to the country’s development in many aspects, said head of the Party Central Committee’s Information and Education Commission Vo Van Thuong.
Vietnamese, Lao parties share inspection experience Politics

Vietnamese, Lao parties share inspection experience

Officials of the inspection commissions of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC) and the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party Central Committee (LPRPCC) shared experience during their talks in Vietnam’s central province of Ha Tinh on August 16.
Vietnam, Laos forge inspection cooperation  Politics

Vietnam, Laos forge inspection cooperation

Politburo member Tran Quoc Vuong hosted a reception for a delegation of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) Central Committee’s Inspection Commission and the Lao Government Inspection Authority in Hanoi on August 15.
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.
Home affairs ministry delegation visits Russia Politics

Home affairs ministry delegation visits Russia

A delegation from the Ministry of Home Affairs led by Minister Le Vinh Tan is paying a working visit to Russia from August 4-10, aiming to promote cooperation in archives, State management and public services.