Malaysia

Malaysia parliament scraps law criminalising fake news

Law passed by previous government which critics said was designed to stifle dissent repealed at second attempt.

Malaysia parliament scraps law criminalising fake news

Malaysia

1MDB prosecutor: Malaysia ex-PM Najib played 'elaborate charade'

Najib faces charges, including money laundering, in connection with the alleged misuse of $550m 1MDB funds.

Malaysia

Malaysia: Ex-PM Najib Razak's biggest 1MDB trial gets under way

Najib faces several charges, including money laundering, in connection with the alleged misuse of $550m in 1MDB funds.

Malaysia

Malaysian ex-PM Najib's trial postponed by court

Hearing will begin on August 26 to allow time for completion of a separate trial that revolves around SRC International.

Malaysia

Former Malaysian PM Najib to appear in court for 1MDB trial

Najib Razak faces 42 criminal charges of corruption and money laundering from a state investment fund.

Asia

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak in court for money laundering

At Razak's home, police seized cash, jewellery, handbags and watches worth up to $270m.

AJ IMPACT

Movie producer stepson of former Malaysia PM charged over 1MDB

Riza Aziz faces up to 25 years in prison if found guilty of money laundering in connection with state fund.

Movie producer stepson of former Malaysia PM charged over 1MDB

Asia Pacific

Malaysia seeks $65m stolen from state fund 1MDB

Anti-corruption agency targets 41 entities, including former ruling party, stepping up efforts to retrieve stolen money.

Malaysia seeks $65m stolen from state fund 1MDB

Opinion

Cleaning up corruption in Malaysia goes beyond Najib

Former PM Najib Razak has become a poster boy for corruption in Malaysia but he is only the tip of the iceberg.

Cynthia Gabriel

by Cynthia Gabriel

Cynthia Gabriel

101 East

Malaysia: 1MDB, Power and Corruption

We investigate corruption in Malaysia and the 1MDB scandal that saw billions of dollars siphoned out of the country.

Asia Pacific

Malaysia: Ex-PM Najib Razak to face trial over corruption charges

Najib faces 42 charges linked to theft of $4.5bn from state investment fund after winning election last May.

AJ IMPACT

Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim: 'We need to focus on economy'

In an interview with Al Jazeera, Malaysia's former deputy prime minister discusses corruption and economic performance.

Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim: 'We need to focus on economy'

Malaysia

Malaysia: 1MDB case heats up as Najib's lawyer charged

Muhammad Shafee Abdullah was arrested and brought to court as police widen investigation into corruption scandal.

Malaysian ex-PM Najib's lawyer charged with money-laundering

Inside Story

Is the trial of Najib Razak a political vendetta?

Malaysia's former prime minister denies corruption connected to the 1MDB scandal.

Malaysia

Malaysia: Ex-PM Najib Razak given bail after pleading not guilty

Court also orders Najib to surrender his passports as he faces trial for alleged link to disappearance of billions of dollars from state investment fund.