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Former Malaysian Deputy PM faces more charges

ASEAN

Former Malaysian Deputy PM faces more charges

Former Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia Ahmad Zahid Hamidi was slapped with an additional 33 charges at the Sessions Court on June 27 for receiving bribes from a company over the overseas visa system.

China expects resumption of Malaysian rail project

World

China expects resumption of Malaysian rail project

China remains optimistic that the shelved East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project in Malaysia will be revived, and is hoping for a win-win solution that will benefit both nations, The Star newspaper quoted Chinese Ambassador to Malaysia Bai Tian as saying.

Malaysia’s new direct investments hit 19.18 billion USD in H1

World

Malaysia’s new direct investments hit 19.18 billion USD in H1

Malaysia's new approved direct investments in the services, manufacturing and primary sectors rose 17.7 percent year-on-year to 80.2 billion ringgit (about 19.18 billion USD) in the first half of 2018, according to data released by the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) on October 29.

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.