Najib Razak

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The Guardian view on Najib's rise and fall: a victory for the rule of law | Editorial
Editorial: Politicians should not be able to use state coffers as a personal piggy bank

Editorial

28, Jul, 2020 @6:03 PM

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1MDB scandal: Najib Razak handed 12-year jail sentence
Ex-Malaysian PM denied criminal breach of trust, money laundering and abuse of power

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

28, Jul, 2020 @12:32 PM

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1MDB scandal explained: a tale of Malaysia's missing billions
The alleged misuse of the government fund has brought out tales of lavish spending, mass sackings and a long search for truth

Hannah Ellis-Petersen

28, Jul, 2020 @6:43 AM

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The Guardian view on a royal coup: a king overturns a historic election | Editorial
Editorial: In 2018 Malaysians ousted not just a party that had ruled for six decades but a corrupt old order. A monarch’s act threatens to return it to power

Editorial

03, Mar, 2020 @6:35 PM

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1MDB: Malaysian ex-PM appears in court over missing billions
Najib Razak conducted ‘elaborate charade’ to steal from state fund, trial hears

Hannah Ellis-Petersen South-east Asia correspondent

28, Aug, 2019 @1:23 PM

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$800,000 spent at jeweller in one day on Najib Razak's credit cards, court hears
Platinum cards of former Malaysian prime minister used for spree at jeweller in Italy, say prosecutors

Hannah Ellis-Petersen South-east Asia correspondent

16, Jul, 2019 @5:29 AM

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Malaysia's ex-PM Najib Razak goes on trial over 1MDB scandal
Former prime minister accused over role in looting of $4.5bn sovereign wealth fund

Jamie Fullerton in Kuala Lumpur

03, Apr, 2019 @4:50 PM

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The trial of Najib Razak: former PM to face court over global 1MDB scandal
Everything you need to know about the corruption-related charges the former Malaysian leader faces in the first trial over 1MDB

Hannah Ellis-Petersen South-east Asia correspondent

02, Apr, 2019 @12:39 AM

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British spin doctor to former Malaysian PM charged with money laundering
Paul Stadlen, who worked for Najib Razak, says charges over $3m linked to 1MDB scandal are politically motivated

Hannah Ellis-Petersen

21, Feb, 2019 @6:21 AM

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Asic boss James Shipton faces questions over former Goldman Sachs role and 1MDB scandal
Australia’s top corporate regulator worked at bank when it handled bond deals that raised $6.5bn for Malaysian fund

Martin Farrer

20, Feb, 2019 @7:02 AM

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Malaysian hitman faces deportation from Australia after losing asylum appeal
Sirul Azhar Umar, convicted of murder in Altantuya case, will be sent home if Malaysia abolishes death penalty

Kate Lyons

20, Feb, 2019 @3:11 AM

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Picassos, a glass piano and missing billions: scandal of 1MDB reaches court
On Tuesday the former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak will go on trial for his alleged role in the 1MDB saga

Hannah Ellis-Petersen South-east Asia correspondent

11, Feb, 2019 @12:48 AM

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