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Randhir Singh A/L Bhajnik Singh v Sunildave Singh Parmar

Evidence – Burden of proof – Evidentiary value of admissions – Section 17 of the Evidence Act 1950

Statutory declaration – Law regarding statutory declaration – Appropriateness or validity of statutory declaration to seek repayment of a loan

Date: 25 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 307; Source: Federal Court Registry

Kumpulan Parabena Sdn Bhd v Yahya Bin Timbon and 2 Other Suits

Date: 17 January 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Suit No. MYY-24NCvC-18/2-2017; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Chin Hiong Vui v Grorich Sdn Bhd

Date: 26 February 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Civil Appeal No. TWU-11A-1/9-2017; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

John Tugang Jeli v Government of Malaysia

Date: 16 March 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: In Bankruptcy Proceeding No. MYY-29NCC-237/11-2014 (HC); Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

John Tugang Jeli v Government of Malaysia

Date: 16 March 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: In Bankruptcy Proceeding No. MYY-29NCC-237/11-2014 (HC); Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Lim Fong Tsin and 23 Others v Hassnar Haji Ebrahim and Another

Date: 02 April 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Originating Summons No. S(24)-37 of 1994; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Goh Wee Peng v Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad

Date: 20 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-03(IM)(NCC)-102-12/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry

Director of Forest Sarawak and 2 Others v Nicholas Mujah Anak Ason and 2 Others

Date: 23 March 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. Q-01-301-2011; Source: Federal Court Registry

Sarran @ Sharan Binti Ajabul v AB Razak Bin Belimbang and 2 Others

Date: 02 March 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Case No. T-22-27-2010; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Jannatul B Ajabul v AB Razak Bin Belimbang and 2 Others

Date: 02 March 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Case No. T-22-28-2010; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Syed Nadri Bin Syed Harun and Another v Lim Guan Eng and 3 Other Appeals

Date: 27 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Appeal Nos. W-02(NCVC)(A)-685-04/2015, 686-04/2015, 695-04/2015 & 696-04/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry

Datuk Seri Anwar Bin Ibrahim v Kerajaan Malaysia and Another

Date: 22 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-01(A)-416-10/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry

Suruhanjaya Pilihan Raya and 2 Others v Kerajaan Negeri Selangor

Date: 02 March 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-01(IM)-475-12/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Dr Mahendran A/L V Markandoo v Jegatheeswary A/P Markandoo and 4 Others

Date: 20 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-01(NCVC)(W)-288-08/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Khairy Jamaluddin v Dato’ Seri Anwar Bin Ibrahim

Date: 01 March 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-02(W)-2061-10/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Dato’ Sri Dr Mohamad Salleh Bin Ismail and Another v Nurul Izzah Binti Anwar and Another

Date: 14 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Appeal No W-02(NCVC)(W)-481-03/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry

Tenaga Nasional Berhad v Ichi-Ban Plastic (M) Sdn Bhd and 5 Other Appeals

Date: 30 January 2018; Court: Federal Court; Citation: Civil Appeal Nos. 02(f)-20-03/2015 (P), 02(f)-63-10/2015 (W), 02(f)-64-10/2015 (W), 02(f)-71-10/2015 (W), 02(f)-83-11/2015 (B) & 02(f)-86-11/2015 (P); Source: Federal Court Registry

Liah Anak Bunsu v Othman Bin Sarkawi and Another

Date: 08 February 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Civil Appeal No. KCH-12B-18/11-2017; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Raub Australian Gold Mining Sdn Bhd v Mkini Dotcom Sdn Bhd and 3 Others

Date: 11 January 2018; Court: Federal Court; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-02(NCVC)(W)-1073-06/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry

Indira Gandhi A/P Mutho v Pengarah Jabatan Agama Islam Perak and 2 Others, and 2 Other Appeals

Date: 29 January 2018; Court: Federal Court; Citation: Civil Appeal No. 01(f)-17-06/2016 (A), 01(f)-18-06/2016 (A) & 01(f)-19-06/2016 (A); Source: Federal Court Registry

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KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 18 (Bernama) - The defence team in former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s SRC International Sdn Bhd case has failed to get the letter of authorisation (fiat) on the appointment of lead prosecutor Datuk Sulaiman Abdullah after the High Court here today ruled that there was no legal requirement for the prosecution to do so.

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Prosecution to apply to Transfer Case of Businessman who offered Bribe to Tengku Adnan to High Court

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 17 (Bernama) - The prosecution in the case of a businessman charged with giving bribe of RM1 million to former Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor will file an application to transfer the case, which is at the Sessions Court, to the High Court here.

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Police Officer in Court to answer Charges on Unnatural Sex

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Pushing SMEs, enhancing Bank's Role, Main Goal of New SME Bank CEO

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SC welcomes Malaysia's Improved Ranking in Corporate Governance

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 13 (Bernama) - The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) is encouraged by the recognition of Malaysia's initiatives to improve corporate governance, which was a result of the collective effort by various stakeholders.

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MyCC to identify Anti-Competitive Elements in Eggs Market

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MITI, MIDA, Intel hold IoT Forum to review Progress

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 12 (Bernama) - The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) and Intel Malaysia conducted the Internet of Things (IoT) Malaysia Forum 2018 yesterday to review IoT’s progress since its introduction five years ago.

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Dewan Rakyat adjourns, Reform Agenda implemented - Speaker

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Court proposes Mediation in Theresa Kok's Suit against Jamal

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 11 (Bernama) - The High Court today proposed that Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok who filed a libel suit against Datuk Seri Jamal Md Yunos over alleged misuse of Yayasan Warisan Anak Selangor (Yawas) funds, resolve the case via mediation.

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Government concerned about Readiness of SMEs to adopt Industry 4.0

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 (Bernama) - The Government is concerned about the readiness of local industries, particularly Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), to adopt Industry 4.0.

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Memorandum of Understanding between Bank Negara Malaysia and Dubai Financial Services Authority

On 28 November 2018, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on supervisory cooperation for effective supervision of banking and insurance/ takaful/ reinsurance institutions operating in both countries.

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Najib, Irwan's trial on RM6.6 Billion CBT Case transferred to High Court

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 7 (Bernama) - The trial of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and former Treasury secretary-general Tan Sri Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah, who are facing six counts of Criminal Breach of Trust (CBT) involving RM6.6 billion, has been transferred to the High Court.

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Defence wants Judge to recuse himself from hearing Shafee's Cases

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