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Come Out Clean After CIMB Review by Third Party

Press Release- Transparency International-Malaysia FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Come Out Clean After CIMB Review by Third Party PRESS STATEMENT, 20 April 2016 Kuala Lumpur -Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) would like to put on record that the decision by CIMB Group Holdings Berhad Chairman Datuk Seri Nazir Razak to take a voluntary leave of absence pending an independent review of the bank’s processes as not only noble but also necessary. The

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1MDB – MISMANAGEMENT OR MISAPPROPRIATION? THE JURY IS STILL OUT!

Press Release- Transparency International-Malaysia FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1MDB – MISMANAGEMENT OR MISAPPROPRIATION?  THE JURY IS STILL OUT! PRESS STATEMENT, 11 April 2016 Kuala Lumpur - Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) is deeply concerned with the corporate governance issues raised in the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report on 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) which was tabled in Parliament recently. TI-M finds that

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Bringing Integrity to Elections

Press Release- Transparency International-Malaysia FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bringing Integrity to Elections PRESS STATEMENT, 5 April 2016 Kuala Lumpur - Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) believes that integrity, accountability and openness in politic are vital to a healthy democracy. Malaysia had the second largest decline in the ASEAN region after Philippines in the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), dropping 4 positions to a rank of

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Volume 30 (Jan 2016)

TI-M Newsletter Jan 2016 (1)

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Kudos to MACC for a great job!

23 March 2016, Kuala Lumpur Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) applauds MACC for taking action against a senior officer from the Youth and Sports Ministry who was alleged to have committed procurement fraud and corruption amounting to RM 100 million over the course of six years. TI-M believes that the current detection of procurement fraud within the Youth and Sports Ministry could well be the tip of the iceberg, and urges MACC to continue

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Volume 30 (Jan 2016)

TI-M Newsletter Jan 2016 (1)

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Press Release – Restoring Public Confidence in the Criminal Justice System

Press Release- Transparency International-Malaysia FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Restoring Public Confidence in the Criminal Justice System Kuala Lumpur, 17th March 2016 – Transparency International Malaysia’s (TI-M) understanding on the appointment of the Attorney General (A-G) is under Article 145 of the Federal Constitution whereby the A-G is appointed by The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, on the advice of the Prime Minister. As in Article 145(3) of the Constitution,

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Corruption Perceptions Index – 2015

PRESS STATEMENT, Wednesday 27 January 2016 Kuala Lumpur – Transparency International (TI) today released its Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) 2015 results. “The 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index clearly shows that corruption remains a challenge around the world. But 2015 was also a year when people again took to the streets to protest against corruption. People across the globe sent a strong signal to those in power: it is time to tackle grand

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Government Defence Anti Corruption Index (GI2015)

Kuala Lumpur, 4th November, 2015 – Transparency International – Malaysia (TI-M) viewed the newly released Government Defence Anti-Corruption Index (GI 2015) with concern where Malaysia scored an overall “D” indicating a high vulnerability to defence corruption despite doing slightly better than the GI 2013 survey where Malaysia had a “D-”. The Government Defence Anti-Corruption Index (GI) assesses the existence and effectiveness of institutional

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1MDB : STOP ABUSING POWER AND JUSTICE MUST PREVAIL

Kuala Lumpur, 12th October, 2015 – Transparency International - Malaysia (TI-M) viewed with grave concern that the recent arrest of former UMNO Batu Kawan Division Deputy Chief, Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan and his lawyer Matthias Chang, the newly appointed Attorney General’s refusal to press charges against 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) officials despite two appeals from Bank Negara, and the Conference of Rulers’ statement issued

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