Former Malaysian Deputy PM faces 45 counts World

Former Malaysian Deputy PM faces 45 counts

The Kuala Lumpur Court charged former Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi with 45 counts under the Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Terrorism Financing and Proceeds of Unlawful Activities Act 2001 and the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act 2009.
Malaysian former PM summoned to parliament over 1MDB World

Malaysian former PM summoned to parliament over 1MDB

Malaysian former Prime Minister Najib Razak and fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho are among the 18 witnesses to be called up before Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC), announced PAC chairman Ronald Kiandee on September 27.
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)
Death sentence to former Ocean Bank Director General Nguyen Xuan Son Society

Death sentence to former Ocean Bank Director General Nguyen Xuan Son

The People’s Court of Hanoi on September 29 sentenced Nguyen Xuan Son, former Director General of Ocean Bank, to death and Ha Van Tham, former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the bank, to life imprisonment for wrongdoings in State management, property appropriation, credit operation, and power abuse.
President urges firm protection of national independence, territorial integrity Politics

President urges firm protection of national independence, territorial integrity

President Truong Tan Sang has urged the nation to uphold vigilance and resolve to firmly safeguard the motherland’s independence, freedom, national unification and territorial integrity in any circumstance.

“This is our sacred and noble duty to our ancestors and older generations, as in the teaching of Uncle Ho: the Hung Kings founded the country, you and I must protect it, as well as to later generations,” President Sang wrote in an article to mark the anniversaries.

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Ministry revamps public investment planning

Starting next year, public investment project plans will be formulated every two years instead of every year as is currently done, Planning and Investment Minister Bui Quang Vinh told Vietnam News Agency in a recent interview.