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Highlights of Najib's 1MDB trial on Sept Oct 7-10

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 12 -- Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low has been described as the “Consigliere” to Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in dealings carried out by the Terengganu Investment Authority Berhad (TIA) which later renamed as 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

Compound notices: List not exhaustive, MACC focusing on big sums - Latheefa

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 -- The list  involving 80 individuals and entities served compound notices related to 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) funds by the  Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday is for those believed to have received RM500,000 and more from the scandal-plagued sovereign wealth fund.

Former 1MBD CEO not surprised when palace queried about Jho Low

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 -- A former 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MBD) chief executive officer (CEO) told the High Court here today that he was not surprised when the Terengganu Palace queried about the character of fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low, in matters of the Terengganu Investment Authority (TIA), later renamed 1MDB.

Jho Low acted as Najib's consigliere- witness

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10  -- Former chief executive officer (CEO) of 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), Datuk Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi told the High Court here today that fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low acted as consigliere to Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

Najib didn't quite like the name "MIB", resulting in "1MDB", Court told

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 -- The High Court today was told that Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak did not quite like the name "MIB", an acronym for Malaysian Investment Berhad thus resulting in the change to 1MDB (1Malaysia Development Berhad) in August 2009.

Jho Low able to arrange meetings with leading figures in the world - Witness

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10  -- Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low was able to arrange meetings with some leading figures in the world, the High Court here today was told.

LV's boss among four in BOA of 1MDB, court heard

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10 -- The High Court here today was told that fugitive businessman Low Teak Jho or Jho Low had suggested four individuals including LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE chairman and chief executive, Bernard Arnault as the board of advisers (BOA) of 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).