Malaysia’s new PM takes office amid mounting health crisis

Malaysia’s new PM takes office amid mounting health crisis

KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia swore in a new prime minister, Ismail Sabri Yaakob, on Saturday as the Southeast Asian nation battles its worst COVID-19 surge and public anger grows over mismanagement of the pandemic. The appointment of Ismail Sabri, 61, restores the role to a party tainted by graft accusations, after he secured a parliamentary…

Malaysia’s 1MDB, ex-unit seek recovery of $23 billion in assets

Malaysia’s 1MDB, ex-unit seek recovery of $23 billion in assets

Malaysia’s 1MDB, ex-unit seek recovery of $23 billion in assets