Red Granite settles claims with US gov't in 1MDB-linked case - WSJ

The daily reports the firm has settled claims to future earnings in order to move on.

Zaid has no right to get details of 1MDB-linked accounts, says PM

Zaid wants AmBank to disclose details of four bank accounts implicated in 1MDB scandal.
  Hafiz Yatim

Najib-Trump meet masterstroke or master joke?

MP SPEAKS | It was more a 5 minute 58 second exchange that launched a thousand jokes.
  Lim Kit Siang

Rosmah, 1MDB apply to strike out 'pink diamond' suit

UPDATED 3.15PM | Court also allows Khairuddin's application to advertise suit against Jho Low in newspapers.
  Hafiz Yatim

Whitewashing 1MDB in US won't work, says Kit Siang

Lim Kit Siang says Trump-Najib meet akin to 'monarch' meeting a 'minor chieftain', rather than between two equals.

US court grants DOJ stay request on 1MDB suits

A California judge agrees with the DOJ's claim that the civil suits could jeopardise criminal probe into the case. 

Critics using 1MDB to sabotage economy, Najib tells US-Asean business community

PM urges US industry captains to ignore opposition's 'noise' and evaluate Malaysia's rosy figures.

Trump's Najib visit stark contradiction to US kleptocracy drive - C4

UPDATED 2.34PM | C4's Cynthia Gabriel tells Americans the visit is a 'terrible idea' considering the 1MDB scandal.

Declassify 1MDB audit report before meeting Trump, PM told

Doing so will help dispel rumours of an attempt to exonerate 'MO1', says Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail.

Rafizi likens Felda to 1MDB, estimates RM8.7b in accumulated losses

Felda and FGV are in the same boat as 1MDB financially, the PKR veep says. 

MACC chief should go to US with Najib, says Kit Siang

This is to find out why US investigators can gather so much evidence against 1MDB, but local agencies can't, says DAP lawmaker. 

AGC will object to Azmin's bid for judicial review in Jho Low case

This is in relation to the S'gor MB's application to compel the IGP to arrest Jho Low. 
  Hafiz Yatim

Dr M claims Najib-Trump meeting 'peak of foreign interference'

The former PM accuses Najib of visiting the US president to 'clean up his image'.
  Alyaa Alhadjri

Possible 1MDB witnesses too scared to speak, says US investigator

Those willing to give information are worried about safety and security of themselves and their families, FBI says in a filing.

Ultimately, the billions for IPIC are paid by taxpayers

YOURSAY | ‘And why are we paying IPIC if we had already paid Aabar BVI?’

IPIC: 1MDB has paid up the first tranche of settlement due

'IPIC has received the funds required to be paid by Aug 31,' the investment firm tells the London Stock Exchange.     

Irwan: 'Wait and see' if 1MDB will pay IPIC

UPDATED 2.15PM | 1MDB paid half of the US$602m owed on Aug 12, with deadline for balance expiring tomorrow.
  Annabelle Lee

Najib is not a public officer, COA agrees with High Court

UPDATED 2.45PM | This comes after the appellate court dismisses the appeal by Dr M and two others.  
  Hafiz Yatim

Red Granite opposes DOJ's proposed pause on 1MDB suits

Company says US gov't has not shown that 'discovery will adversely affect' any probe.

‘Forex losses due to bad decisions, 1MDB losses due to bad intentions’

YOURSAY | ‘Imagine your fund manager embezzling your money and claiming it was ‘lost’.’

Parties involved in DOJ's '1MDB' suits want proceedings to continue

Their lawyers have filed motions arguing that the move is DOJ's latest tactic to delay proceedings.
  Koh Jun Lin

Report: 900 documents linked to Jho Low, 1MDB given to authorities

Geneva-based bank Lombard Odier reportedly turned over voluminous paperwork belonging to its client.    

The difference between forex and 1MDB losses

A QUESTION OF BUSINESS | One was theft and the other was a harebrained scheme.
  P Gunasegaram

Cabinet must take a patriotic stand on PM’s US visit

MP SPEAKS | I am addressing Najib’s Sept 12 call on Donald Trump as an open letter to cabinet ministers.
  Lim Kit Siang

Zaid, Khairuddin's review on challenge to AG fixed for Dec 15

The ex-law minister seeks new Federal Court panel to re-hear his bid on AG's refusal to charge PM on 1MDB scandal.
  Hafiz Yatim

Is China colonising Malaysia?

COMMENT | No, but a strong Chinese influence throughout the country may overwhelm local interests.
  Rais Hussin

Report: Najib to visit Trump next month

He is expected to use the visit to play down the possibility of investigations.

Six firms keen on Bandar Malaysia, says Irwan

UPDATED 2.50PM | It's uncertain which of the six will submit proposals by end of this month, says Treasury sec-gen. 

1MDB, gov't move to strike out Ezam's US$3.66b suit

This follows a similar striking-out application filed against the former senator's suit by PM Najib in July.
  Hafiz Yatim

PAS welcomes RCI on Memali, wants one for 1MDB too

PAS has also formed a special committee to, among others, take the next of kin of Memali victims to meet DPM Zahid. 

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