Malaysia’s Islamic family laws have gone from best to worst, says activist

Source: https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/ KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s Islamic family laws suffered two rounds of regression in the 1990s and early 2000s following amendments to the law, according to a rights activist. Zainah Anwar, executive director of international rights group Musawah, said the law reforms took away many progressive reforms made previously, adding that Malaysia’s Islamic family laws Read more about Malaysia’s Islamic family laws have gone from best to worst, says activist[…]

A glimpse of explosive scandals triggered by phone recordings.

Source: https://www.nst.com.my/ 1972: United States president Richard Nixon had around 3,700 hours of secretly taped meetings and phone conversations, which took place in the White House and other locations. The infamous Watergate scandal blew up in 1972 after several “burglars” were caught breaking into the offices of the Democratic National Committee at the Watergate Hotel in Read more about A glimpse of explosive scandals triggered by phone recordings.[…]

Private investigator in Credit Suisse spying scandal hits back at banker

Source: https://www.reuters.com/ ZURICH (Reuters) – A private investigator from the firm tasked with tailing former Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) banker Iqbal Khan has countered Khan’s legal action with criminal complaints against the banker, his wife and the police, Swiss prosecutors said on Wednesday. Khan, who left Credit Suisse in July to became rival UBS’s (UBSG.S) co-head Read more about Private investigator in Credit Suisse spying scandal hits back at banker[…]

Woman sends nude photo in loan application

Source: https://www.thestar.com.my/ AN engineer in Kuantan became the latest victim of an online blackmail scam after sending her nude photo to a syndicate for “loan approval”. Harian Metro reported that the 29-year-old first discovered the syndicate’s loan advertisements on Facebook in early December 2019. “The woman handed over a copy of her identity card, salary Read more about Woman sends nude photo in loan application[…]

Jho Low remains a wanted man in Singapore, says report

Source: https://www.thestar.com.my/ SINGAPORE (Bernama): Low Taek Jho, or better known as Jho Low, remains a wanted man by Singapore, The Edge Singapore reported on Friday (Jan 10) by quoting a Singaporean police force spokesman. According to the report, the confirmation was made after The Straits Times published an extensive interview where Low maintains that he Read more about Jho Low remains a wanted man in Singapore, says report[…]

Malaysia Police: More people falling victim to scams

Source: https://www.nst.com.my/ KUANTAN: AS the old saying goes, curiosity killed the cat. Curiosity can sometimes get the better of us. And when it involves too-good-to-be-true financial schemes, it normally ends up with the victims losing hard-earned cash. The modus operandi of scammers is all too familiar, yet there are still those who become easy prey, Read more about Malaysia Police: More people falling victim to scams[…]

Latest Financial Scam in Malaysia – TAC Scam Alert

16 November 2018 Recently, there have been increasing reports on a new phone scam tactic where scammers will try to fool victims into sharing the TAC (Transaction Authorization Code) number. The modus operandi of this scam is as follows:- The scammer / hacker will login to your online banking account by random password generation. The Read more about Latest Financial Scam in Malaysia – TAC Scam Alert[…]

Former FIC CEO detained over purchase of high-end London property

www.thestar.com.my PUTRAJAYA: A former chief executive officer of Felda Investment Corporation Sdn Bhd (FIC) was arrested on Monday night after hours of questioning at the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) headquarters here. He was detained to allow investigations into FIC’s purchase of a high-end property in Kensington, London, between 2013 and 2015, for a total of Read more about Former FIC CEO detained over purchase of high-end London property[…]

Husband gets private investigator to plant spyware

http://women.asiaone.com/ SINGAPORE – A nurse who filed for divorce was shocked when her technician husband filed a counter claim accusing her of having an affair. Grace (not her real name), 42, had decided on divorce after putting up with years of her husband coming home drunk, and getting verbally abusive. Her lawyer, Ms Gloria James-Civetta, Read more about Husband gets private investigator to plant spyware[…]

Victim were looking into hiring a private investigator to track down a businessman

KUALA LUMPUR: The real estate agent who was gunned down in Taman OUG here on Wednesday knew that her life was in danger. The 32-year-old mother-of-five, known only as Wong, had told her sister through WeChat to take care of her children should anything happen to her. Wong’s husband, who asked not to be named, Read more about Victim were looking into hiring a private investigator to track down a businessman[…]