Dr Mahathir aims to scrap China deals — report

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 14): Malaysia is looking to cancel multibillion-dollar Chinese-backed infrastructure projects signed by the previous scandal-tainted government as it digs itself out of debt, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad told The Associated Press (AP) in an interview.

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Penang seeks federal funds for LRT

PETALING JAYA (Aug 10): Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow has written a letter of appeal to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad seeking federal funding for the RM8.

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Jho Low wants information from Americans on Equanimity's fate

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 7): Low Taek Jho, nicknamed Jho Low, the alleged mastermind behind the financial troubles at 1MDB, is asking the US to declare about what it knows about the transfer of the luxury super yacht Equanimity (pictured) to Malaysia from Indonesia, Bloomberg reported today.

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Dr M: Show proof of ownership if you want to claim Equanimity

KUALA LUMPUR (August 7): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has challenged any party wanting to claim ownership of the seized luxury super yacht Equanimity, which has been returned by Indonesian authorities to the Malaysian government, to come forward and furnish proof of their claim.

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