Najib faced seven charges of criminal breach of trust, money laundering and abuse of power for receiving $10 million from former 1MDB unit
28 Jul 2020 12:14 PM
The scandal alleges top Malaysian officials looted billions and then went on a spending spree - including financing a H'wood blockbuster
26 Jul 2020 11:48 AM
Toppled Malaysian leader Najib Razak returned to court for the second day of his high-profile corruption trial on Monday.
15 Apr 2019 6:14 PM
Malaysia's disgraced former leader Najib Razak pleaded not guilty to all charges against him.
03 Apr 2019 1:41 PM
Economics minister Azmin Ali said Malaysia made the decision two days ago on the 19.6 billion dollars east coast rail link.
26 Jan 2019 2:23 PM
Najib Razak has been charged with money laundering, abuse of power and criminal breach of trust.
27 Sep 2018 1:22 PM
Najib Razak was arrested by officials probing claims that the former PM and his cronies looted billions of dollars from state fund 1MDB.
20 Sep 2018 1:36 PM
The bill was passed in April under former PM Najib Razak despite concerns that it would be used to silence dissent ahead of a May 9 polls.
17 Aug 2018 2:57 PM
It has been four years since MH370 disappeared, carrying 239 passengers onboard en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur.
14 May 2018 10:27 AM
Najib is under pressure to deliver an emphatic win appease Malaysians unhappy with rising costs and a multi-billion dollar scandal.
06 Apr 2018 8:57 PM
The EU adopted this new fuel with rigour and pledged that by 2020, 10 per cent of all transport fuels in EU nations would be biodiesel.
06 Apr 2018 12:41 AM
Malaysia is ranked 144th out of 180 countries in Reporters Without Borders' World Press Freedom Index.
26 Mar 2018 2:57 PM
The Malaysian PM described the meeting with the veteran actor as “warm and friendly”.
01 Apr 2017 4:37 AM
The misappropriated funds triggered a scandal affecting Prime Minister Najib Razak, though he denied any wrong doing.
22 Mar 2017 2:10 PM
This latest development comes as North Korea has repeatedly denied any involvement in Jong Nam's murder.
08 Mar 2017 8:47 PM
About 1,000 North Koreans are believed to be working in Malaysia.
07 Mar 2017 11:48 AM
Mr Razak has been a vocal critic of Myanmar since violence erupted in Rakhine state in October.
21 Jan 2017 2:25 AM
At least 66,000 Rohingyas have subsequently fled to Bangladesh, alleging rape, murder and torture at the hands of security forces.
20 Jan 2017 2:01 AM