Highlights

Foundations and Donations: Political Financing, Corruption, and the Pursuit of Power

When prominent politicians in Malaysia were charged for corruption, including a former Prime Minister, his deputy, and an ex-Chief Minister of Sabah, their court cases brought to public notice a longstanding occurrence in the financing of politics: the abuse of foundations.

  • C4 Center supports IGP’s tough stance on corruption

    The Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4 Center) commends Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Abdul Hamid Bador for his tough stance on “crooked and corrupt police personnel”, including calling out top cops and his former predecessors.

  • New MACC Act for Corruption Used for the First Time

    The MACC’s newly introduced corporate liability provision was used for the first time to charge a company for corruption and bribery.

    Cynthia Gabriel spoke to BFM 89.9 about how this might positively impact accountability and transparency in the corporate sector.

  • LET MACC DO ITS JOB WITHOUT FEAR OR FAVOUR IN INVESTIGATING “KATAK” POLITICIANS

    The Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4 Center) calls for the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to be allowed to conduct its investigations without favour or fear, with strengthened independence to prevent the commission from being used in a political capacity.