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  • Malaysia / 36 minutes ago

    ‘Billion Dollar Whale’ makes huge splash at Malaysian launch

    ‘Billion Dollar Whale’ makes huge splash at Malaysian launch

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 25 — Over 300 people had waited at the Kinokuniya bookstore here today for the chance to get their hands on Billion Dollar Whale, the tell-all book on fugitive financier Low Taek Jho and his involvement in the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal. Teacher Aimi Masdiyana Mukhtar, 54 said the book has become part of Malaysian history and is a must-have for her. “Malaysians have the right to know what really transpired in the (1MDB) scandal. It is considered a...

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