Super yacht at centre of graft probe arrives in Malaysia from Indonesia

A US$250 million super yacht owned by a fugitive Malaysian billionaire and at the centre of a major graft inquiry arrived in Malaysia this afternoon after an approximately 20-hour journey from Indonesia, according to the New Straits Times. The vessel, known as Equanimity,  which has been linked to the Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) issue would be inspected by several High Court officers.  Once the inspection is completed, a meeting will be held among the officers and the ship’s crew members. Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is expected to visit Equanimity in a couple of days. The yacht,  owned by Taek Jho who has close ties to with former prime minister Najib Razak, was first seized by Indonesian authorities at the request of the US authorities as part of an investigation by the Justice Department to the 1MDB scandal. On Monday, Dr Mahathir, on his Facebook page, thanked Indonesian President...


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