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Tag: mismanagement

Report alleges ethical abuses at UN agency for Palestinians

The allegations included in the confidential report by the agency's ethics department are now being scrutinised by UN investigators.

Crown jewel of Philippines, Boracay island, to re-open in October

Following an intense clean-up and rehabilitation program that began in April, the government has announced plans to re-open the holiday destination officially on October 26.

“My life is being destroyed”: Iranians react to sanctions return

Much of the damage was done when US President Donald Trump's aggressive rhetoric spooked investors and triggered a run on the rial.

Zimbabweans vote in 1st election since Mugabe’s removal

The election will see 75-year-old President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a long-time Mugabe ally, face 40-year-old Nelson Chamisa, a lawyer and pastor.

Abraaj posts US$188 million loss after using investor funds

Abraaj owes lenders US$1.1 billion after the delayed sale of K-Electric in Pakistan forced it to dip into its health-care fund without investor consent.

Malaysia Airlines has lost its purpose, says ex-boss

Abdul Aziz Rahman agrees with Nufam that a review of the airline's management is needed, as well as government investment.

Nufam urges govt to review Malaysia Airlines’ management

Nufam president Ismail Nasaruddin claims losses of RM15 billion have been recorded over the years.

China ‘lost the plot’ in striking deals with Najib govt, says...

Universiti Malaya’s Peter TC Chang says China needs to prohibit collusion between its companies and 'corrupt regimes' overseas, while ensuring care for civil liberties in its dealings.

Langkawi close to losing Unesco status, says C4

NGO warns of 'ill-advised activities' which could seriously jeopardise the environmental and tourism treasures of the island, if left unchecked.

Vietnam oil exec ‘kidnapped’ from Germany goes on trial

Trinh Xuan Thanh, the former head of state-run PetroVietnam Construction, stands trial for alleged mismanagement and embezzlement.

Kuching to Putrajaya: Lay off appointing contractors for Sarawak

The state wants to take over the appointment of contractors so as to give local contractors the jobs, and to reduce costs and mismanagement of funds, says assistant minister.

1,000 Perak PPBM members quit party

They claim mismanagement and cronyism is prevalent in the opposition party, which was formed in August last year.