KUALA LUMPUR (June 22): Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said it was impossible for his immediate predecessor Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to be unaware of 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) transactions as he had claimed in an interview recently.
Dr Mahathir said Najib's signature was all over the related documents involving the state fund corporation.
“Who wants to believe him that he didn’t know when he signed (his name)? Every bit of money that goes in and out of the first borrowing of RM42 billion, all his signature.
The United States ramped up its challenge to the global trading system on Friday, telling the World Trade Organization that appeals rulings in trade disputes could be vetoed if they took longer than the allowed 90 days.