KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 19): Corporate bond and sukuk issuers will no longer need to make disclosures through a prospectus and are only required to issue a product highlight sheet, as part of Securities Commission Malaysia's (SC) efforts to liberalise the RM1.3 trillion Malaysian bond and sukuk market.
The range of corporate bonds and sukuk that can be offered to retail investors has also been expanded beyond plain vanilla bonds, it added.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 20): Police today arrested former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak in connection with the alleged deposit of RM2.6 billion into his personal account.
Deputy Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim in a statement here today said Najib was arrested after they received approval from the Attorney-General's Chambers.
He said the former prime minister would be brought to the Sessions Court here to be charged under Section 4(1) of the Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorism Financing Act (AMLATFA) 2001.