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Asian Development Bank to review Sarawak Energy loan

Asian Development Bank to review Sarawak Energy loan

15.03.2015

Malaysian NGOs score victory in visit to ADB headquarters in Manila - Proposed loan to power supplier Sarawak Energy delayed in order to undergo enhanced due diligence

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Indigenous Representatives at Asian Development Bank Headquarters Call for Cancellation of Loan to Sarawak

Indigenous Representatives at Asian Development Bank Headquarters Call for Cancellation of Loan to Sarawak

03.03.2015

Fact-finding mission reveals Sarawak Energy failed to consult meaningfully with communities affected by Trans-Borneo transmission line and has yet to pay fair compensation – ADB asked to withdraw as a potential financier

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Switzerland to take Anwar conviction to UN Human Rights Council

Switzerland to take Anwar conviction to UN Human Rights Council

12.02.2015

Swiss embassy in Kuala Lumpur reminds Malaysian authorities of the importance of the principles of the rule of law and fair trial

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Malaysian Auditor-General asked to do audit of the Murum Dam

Malaysian Auditor-General asked to do audit of the Murum Dam

04.02.2015

NGOs are asking the Malaysian Auditor-General Amrin to conduct an audit of the Murum Dam in Sarawak on safety and pending concerns of affected communities.

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Norwegian Pension Fund is asked to divest Cahya Mata Sarawak

Norwegian Pension Fund is asked to divest Cahya Mata Sarawak

03.02.2015

NGOs are asking Norges Bank to blacklist Cahya Mata Sarawak due to the company’s involvement in major corruption.

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister speaks out against Sarawak’s mega-dams

Former Malaysian Prime Minister speaks out against Sarawak’s mega-dams

27.01.2015

After receiving a letter from the network of communities affected by the dams, Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad criticises the Sarawak government’s multi-dam initiative

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Taib family’s Cahya Mata Sarawak received over USD 1.4 billion in state contracts

Taib family’s Cahya Mata Sarawak received over USD 1.4 billion in state contracts

26.01.2015

Bruno Manser Fund demands a Royal Commission of Enquiry to investigate the takeover of Sarawak’s largest state enterprise by former Chief Minister’s family

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Book launch in Basel

Book launch in Basel

26.01.2015

Launch of "Money Logging" in Basel, bookstore Bider und Tanner, on Monday, February 9, 7.30pm, the event is free, in English

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Malaysian politician disowned by Australian alma mater

Malaysian politician disowned by Australian alma mater

22.01.2015

Adelaide University distances itself from Sarawak Governor Taib Mahmud – Estates Committee will examine request to rename the Taib Mahmud Court on the Adelaide campus

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Taib lawyer admits secret US deal with Sarawak timber tycoon

Taib lawyer admits secret US deal with Sarawak timber tycoon

19.01.2015

Sarawak Governor’s legal representative admits Taib family take-over of US$ 5 million Seattle mansion from Samling owners

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Sarawak Governor fails to justify his extreme wealth

Sarawak Governor fails to justify his extreme wealth

17.01.2015

Abdul Taib Mahmud misses opportunity to publicly explain how he had become an „ultra high net worth individual“ - London lawfirm circumvents questions on sources of politician’s wealth

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Taib lawyers bully the BBC over Money Logging interview

Taib lawyers bully the BBC over Money Logging interview

15.01.2015

Taib's lawyers, London-based Mishcon de Reya, are trying to stop a BBC interview on Lukas Straumann's book Money Logging from being broadcasted

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Malaysian ruler challenged to explain his wealth in London

Malaysian ruler challenged to explain his wealth in London

06.01.2015

Sarawak Governor Taib Mahmud ridiculed for failing to follow up on legal threats against Money Logging by Lukas Straumann – British lawfirm criticized for misleading the public on Taib’s wealth

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