Opposition politicians call for Malaysian central bank to reopen probe


Politicians from Malaysia’s largest opposition party are calling on the central bank to reopen its probe into the massive diversion of funds from a state-owned investment fund, 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

Lawmakers, led by the People’s Justice party leader, Wan Azizah, marched on the headquarters of Bank Negara Malaysia on August 3 to demand a resumption of the probe, locally based correspondents report. The group presented a file on the 1MDB scandal to the central bank, which has not

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