Guan Eng mocks Najib’s post on Petronas outlook change

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 15): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng yesterday mocked his predecessor Datuk Seri Najib Razak for not being able to differentiate between a ratings downgrade and an outlook change when the latter shared his thoughts on Moody’s Investors Service’s recent rating action on Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas).

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Is it an indirect ‘Robin Hood’ budget?

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 5): Three years ago, when former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, who was also the finance minister, unveiled Budget 2016, many labelled it the “Robin Hood” budget — a reference to a fictional character who took from the rich to give to the poor — simply because the personal income tax rate of those in the higher income bracket was raised.

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Najib’s two graft cases moved to High Court

  KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 1): Case management of charges against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak involving misappropriation of funds from the 1MDB state investment fund and its former unit SRC International Sdn Bhd has been set for Nov 29.

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Justo: I was told to say Najib is a nice guy

  KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 1): 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) whistle-blower Xavier Andre Justo claimed that he was told to say that former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak was “a nice guy” when he was in prison in Bangkok in 2015.

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