Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.(Photo:

Malaysian court postpones trial related to 1MDB fund

A Malaysian court has postponed for a week the biggest of five trials linked to a multibillion-dollar corruption scandal at the state fund 1MDB and allegedly involving former Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Doan Thi Huong is escorted to the Shah Alam High Court on March 14 (Photo: AFP/VNA)

Malaysian court opens trial of Vietnamese defendant

 The Shah Alam High Court in Selangor state of Malaysia on March 14 morning opened the trial of Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, a suspect in the murder of the holder of a Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) passport with the name of Kim Chol.