ECRL may still go on after all – report

PETALING JAYA (Jan 22): The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) may still continue after all, as Malaysia is still in negotiations with China over the project, a Malay Mail report quoted former Finance Minister Tun Daim Zainuddin as saying.

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Daim to government: No more capital controls

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 8): Former finance minister Tun Daim Zainuddin (pictured) said today that capital controls may not work for Malaysia now as market conditions have changed, compared with the 1997-1998 Asian financial crisis.

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Daim blames Jho Low's evasion on govt moles

PETALING JAYA (Oct 8): Fugitive financier Low Taek Jho aka Jho Low has successfully evaded Malaysian authorities thanks to moles in the civil service and enforcement agencies tipping off members of the former Malaysian government, said former Council of Eminent Persons (CEP) chairperson Tun Daim Zainuddin.

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Not happy with Kampung Baru's modernisation? Go protest at PM, says Daim

PETALING JAYA (Sept 12): Council of Eminent Persons (CEP) chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin has told disgruntled Kampung Baru folk who are unhappy with the development of the area to take it up with Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and other leaders of the Malay community instead of just complaining, reported Free Malaysia Today.

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Daim to meet MACC over KL land graft cases

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 12): In the latest development over alleged corruption in Kuala Lumpur land deals, former finance minister and chairman of the Council of Eminent Persons Tun Daim Zainuddin will meet the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) today.

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‘Build a museum for Rosmah’s handbags’, jokes Daim

PETALING JAYA (September 11): Council of Eminent Persons chairman Tun Daim Zainuddin has proposed that the Bandar Malaysia project should be turned into a recreational park, and joked that it should include a museum dedicated to Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor’s handbags.

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