KUANTAN (July 6): A trader has lodged a police report, alleging that he lost RM10,897 after he was cheated by a married couple in a deal to buy units under the 1Malaysia Housing Programme (PR1MA).
KUALA LUMPUR (June 30 ): Retiree Lee Cheong Chee, 55, is suing HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd for negligence, saying the bank did not advise him against going ahead with transactions that “it could have deduced to be fraudulent”, the Malay Mail reported today.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 12): Goldman Sachs is trying to get federal prosecutors to ease up on the bank for its role in a scheme to loot billions of dollars from sovereign wealth fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), says the New York Times (NYT).
KUALA LUMPUR (June 10): Fugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low traveled to Kuwait last September, slipped past international arrest notices and authorities in the US and Malaysia seeking him for his alleged role in the multibillion-dollar state investment fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) fraud, says the Wall Street Journal (WSJ).
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 23): Malaysia-based café operator OldTown Sdn Bhd should be held responsible for the damages and losses faced by China franchisees amid allegations of contract fraud involving ownership of the OldTown trademark there, franchisee Jiangsu G&L Food & Beverage Management Co Ltd (G&L) claimed today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 26): In March 2011, Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak signed fabricated minutes of a meeting with 1DMB chief executive officer (CEO) Datuk Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi that was drafted by Low Taek Jho, the High Court was told today.
KEPONG (Aug 13): A family of three were scammed out of more than RM620,000 by a syndicate claiming to be able to assist them in buying three semi-detached houses developed by Selangor State Development Corp (PKNS).