MOF denies ordering seizure of US$240m from CPP account

Alyaa Alhadjri & Lu Wei Hoong

Modified 15 Jul 2019, 7:57 am

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today said that his ministry did not order the seizure of US$243.25 million (RM1 billion) from a local bank account belonging to the China Petroleum Pipeline Engineering Ltd (CPP).

"I would like to say that the Finance Ministry and myself as minister did not issue any instruction on the seizure...

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