KANGAR, Malaysia Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, wanted in his home country of India, said he has not broken any Indian law and was being targeted by the "enemies of Islam," in a rare public speech in Malaysia where he has sought refuge.
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NEW YORK/KUALA LUMPUR U.S. prosecutors unveiled criminal charges on Thursday against two former Goldman Sachs Group Inc bankers and Malaysian financier Low Taek Jho tied to the alleged theft of billions of dollars from Malaysian sovereign wealth fund 1MDB. | Video
PULAU INDAH, Malaysia, Oct 25 Hundreds of sacks
filled with plastic waste from the United States, Britain, South
Korea and Spain spill onto the streets of an industrial zone in
Pulau Indah, an island town just an hour's drive from Kuala
Lumpur and home to Malaysia's biggest port.
KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia has freed from detention 11 ethnic Uighur Muslims who fled to the southeast Asian nation after a Thai jailbreak last year, and sent them to Turkey, their lawyer said on Thursday, in disregard of China's request to hand them to Beijing.
KUALA LUMPUR CIMB Group Holdings Bhd Chairman Nazir Razak is to step down by the end of the year after almost three decades at Malaysia's second biggest bank, he said on Monday.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 30 Malaysian state-owned
energy firm Petroliam Nasional Berhad is looking to
expand its core business portfolio and plans to pay the
government a higher dividend than earlier promised, its chief
executive said on Thursday.
KUALA LUMPUR The chemical manufacturing unit of Malaysia's state energy firm Petronas [PETR.UL] is actively looking to acquire companies to expand its specialty chemical business, its chief executive officer said on Tuesday.
KUALA LUMPUR The government of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak spent years systematically obstructing probes into the alleged looting of state fund 1MDB, while also ruthlessly muzzling critics, according to current and former government officials.
KUALA LUMPUR The U.S. State Department will downgrade Malaysia in its annual report on human trafficking to be released later on Thursday, a source told Reuters, just a year after the Southeast Asian nation was upgraded for making progress.