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Here’s why Mahathir’s government is lowering the amount foreigners must pay to own Malaysian property

The property overhang had amounted to RM8.3 billion in value in the second quarter of 2019.

BN did not ‘rob’ Malaysia of RM19.4 billion in GST money: here’s what really happened

But Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said that he still considered the funds "lost" unless they were formally recovered.

‘Stop pretending to be stupid’: Finance Minister roasts MCA for claiming RM15 million 1MDB funds were legal

"No self-respecting country in the world would allow you to sanctify illegal money," he said.

Malaysia says still negotiating with China on US$20-billion rail project

Malaysia's cabinet decided "in view of the sensitivity of the contract discussions, that we should allow the discussions," Lim said.
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Malaysia will forget all about the Goldman Sachs 1MDB scandal for the low low price of $7.5 billion

"An apology is just not sufficient ... There must be the necessary reparations and compensations," Malaysia's finance minister Lim Guan Eng said.

Malaysia seeks US$7.5 billion in reparations from Goldman Sachs: FT

"Their figure is US$1.8 billion. Ours is US$7.5 billion," Finance Minister Lim said.

Goldman CEO says he is ‘personally outraged’ by Malaysia’s 1MDB corruption scandal

Goldman's stock has fallen more than 20 per cent this year.

Malaysia will not implement wealth tax – for now – so economy can recover, says Finance Minister

Wealth, inheritance and capital gains tax are some of the taxes Malaysia has decided not to implement for fear of "massive" capital flight.

Goldman Sachs ‘cheated’ Malaysia over 1MDB: PM Mahathir

Mahathir said "there is evidence that Goldman Sachs has done things that are wrong".