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C4 says NSC Act shows desperation in clinging to power

Anti-corruption watchdog Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) wants Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak to explain the gazette of the new National Security Council Act 2016 (NSC Act).
The group’s executive director Cynthia Gabriel said this and other recent trends suggests a desperate clinging to power amid the 1MDB scandal.

Probe Menara Felcra deal, auditor-general urged

Anti-corruption watchdog Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) is urging the auditor-general to conduct a transparent investigation into the Menara Felcra project.
C4 executive director Cynthia Gabriel also questioned whether Rural and Regional Development Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob had been sleeping on the job.

Easy to undermine this 'full-disclosure on political donations' bid

Welcoming the “full disclosure” clause in the proposed Political Donation Act, the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) argued today that this can easily be undermined by the country’s existing secrecy laws.

S’pore probe shows Nik Faisal approved SRC's RM48m to Jho Low's associate

Investigations by Singapore authorities have revealed that SRC International managing director Nik Faisal Ariff Kamil approved the transfer of US$11.95 million (RM48 million) of the company's funds to Jho Low's associate Tan Kim Loong.

C4 wants Penang Gov’t’s Agreement with Zenith BUCG

GEORGE TOWN: The Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4), Northern Office, has requested certain information on the Penang Highway, Tunnel and Public Transport project under the Freedom of Information Act 2012 (FOIA). The FOIA was passed by the Penang Assembly on 4 November 2011 and gazetted on 2 February 2012.

C4: Alarmed but not surprised at crony capitalism index results

Anti-graft group Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) said while it is alarmed at Malaysia's rise to number two on a crony capitalism index, it is not surprised.

C4: Removal of 1MDB clause does not absolve Najib

An anti-corruption NGO has argued how the removal of Article 117 from 1MDB’s memorandum and articles of association does not absolve Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak from being responsible in the company’s transactions.

C4’s R2Kmy campaign to create awareness on right to access information

KUALA LUMPUR: In an effort to educate the public on accessing state government information under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Enactment, the Centre to Combat Corruption and Croniysm (C4) today launched the “Right2Know Malaysia(R2Kmy)” campaign.

Groups to educate public on info rights to counter planned OSA amendments

PETALING JAYA, May 12 ― Transparency and anti-corruption groups will educate the public on their legal rights to information to counter Putrajaya’s proposal for a stricter Official Secrets Act (OSA) 1972.