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Apple Daily publisher Next Digital not ceasing operations, after all

Next Digital Ltd said the firm isn’t ceasing operations and apologized to staff for an earlier "wrong message”.

Jho Low mounted secret lobbying campaign over 1MDB probe

Jho Low and a rapper were accused in a new indictment of illegally lobbying the Trump administration to drop an investigation tied to the 1MDB bribery scandal.

Bill and Melinda Gates to divorce

Bill and Melinda Gates, who for decades have overseen one of history’s greatest fortunes and philanthropic operations, said they plan to divorce.

Suu Kyi charged with bribery by Myanmar’s junta, faces 15 years...

Myanmar’s military regime piled more charges on ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi as it seeks to justify a Feb 1 coup and ensure she stays behind bars.

Jack Ma spotted playing golf after weeks out of public view

For months, speculation over Jack Ma’s whereabouts has run rampant.

China ex-banker gets death sentence for US$260m bribes, bigamy

China condemned the former chairman of China Huarong Asset Management Co to death on charges of malfeasance.

Young Chinese Billionaire, Yoozoo Games CEO Lin Dies at 39 amid...

Lin Qi, the chief executive officer of Chinese video-game publisher Yoozoo Games, has died.

Ex-Goldman Banker Roger Ng Says He Warned Bosses About Jho Low,...

Ng blames Goldman's doing business with Low on his former boss, Tim Leissner, an ex-Goldman banker who he says is a central figure in the scheme.

AirAsia X to Liquidate Indonesia Operations

AirAsia X is liquidating its Indonesian arm in a bid to survive the virus pandemic that has left the low-cost airline's planes grounded since late March.

Ex-Trump Fundraiser Charged with Illegal Lobbying to Drop 1MDB Probe

Elliott Broidy, a former top political fundraiser, has been charged over back-channel efforts to influence the Trump administration on behalf of foreign interests.

Malaysian King Has 3 Options After Anwar’s Power Play

The Malaysian King is set to play a key role in what happens next now that opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has claimed he has majority support to form a government.

Swiss Banker Found Guilty in US$700M 1MDB Transfer

A former banker with Coutts & Co has been found guilty of failing to flag money-laundering concerns related to a transfer of US$700 million into an account controlled by Jho Low.

Philippines Revives Claim to Sabah, Sparking Twitter Spat with Hishammuddin

The Philippine foreign minister sparked a diplomatic fight over Twitter by asserting ownership over Sabah, reviving a longstanding territorial dispute with Malaysia.

Goldman Might Escape Guilty Plea in 1MDB Deal with US

Goldman Sachs is in the final stages of resolving its biggest legal threat after tussling with the government on a potential guilty plea for the first time in Goldman’s history.

1MDB: Govt Would Reject RM12.8B Goldman Sachs Settlement

Malaysia would reject a settlement offer of even as much as RM12.8 billion from Goldman Sachs, should it suggest the amount as compensation for its role in the 1MDB scandal.

Syariah chief judge mulls civil suit against ‘conspirators’ over ‘naked in bed’ accusation

Mohd Na'im Mokhtar is mulling suing several individuals whom he claimed were behind the recent sexual harassment allegation against him.

Mariam Mokhtar: What does being Malaysian mean for you?

It is always the politician, either those who wield power, or those who want to be in power, who have a problem with what it means to be Malaysian.

Why wait for ‘one day’, spill the beans now, 21 MPs tell Azam Baki

Azam Baki has been urged to immediately come clean over his share ownership scandal in two public-listed companies.

Don’t make media your scapegoat, Abu Zahar told

Abu Zahar's failure to allow questions from journalists akin to denying the public’s right to information.

Kit Siang: Why are cops probing Kulai MP over 5-year-old FB post?

Lim Kit Siang has questioned the motive behind the police’s investigation into Teo Nie Ching’s social media posting from April 2017.

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