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

Monday, April 12, 2021

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

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

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

Monday, March 22, 2021

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.

The Plastic Waste Value Chain in Malaysia

Friday, March 19, 2021

How did the plastic waste crisis happen in 2018? Why did UK, US, Japan and more send their plastic rubbish to Malaysia?
Was it because of corruption? What is happening now?

This infographic shows how complex it is to regulate plastic waste recycling in Malaysia.