False allegation! Anwar refutes 'malicious insinuation' of forex cover-up

Modified 24 Aug 2017, 6:20 am

Anwar Ibrahim has rejected the “malicious insinuation” that he wanted the Bank Negara foreign exchange (forex) losses swept under the carpet.

He was responding to former Bank Negara assistant governor Abdul Khalid Murad, who claimed that Anwar had told  him that he would need to resign as finance minister if the actual losses were made public...

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