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Battery-powered boats are the next frontier

A German boat engine manufacturer offers an eco-friendly alternative in Monaco as the world’s waterways are dominated by ships that belch plumes of diesel exhaust and heavy fuel oil.

Climate activist Greta Thunberg sets sail for NYC

The teenager looks forward to the two-week adventure on a zero-emissions yacht as she sails towards New York to attend a UN summit.

6 Malaysians held in Indonesia over bid to smuggle syabu in...

Indonesian police say five of the suspects are from Johor and one from Perak.

Genting shares up after being named new owner of Equanimity

The casino and theme park operator is buying the superyacht for half-a-billion ringgit, half its original price.

Admiralty Court opens bids received for Equanimity

Information on the bids and bidders will be kept confidential until conclusion of the auction of the yacht.

RM3.5 mil spent on maintaining Equanimity till October 

The amount includes legal fees and port services, says finance ministry.

Equanimity docks in Langkawi

The superyacht will be located near the resort island while waiting for the bidding process to end on Nov 28.

High Court rules superyacht Equanimity belongs to Malaysia

Lawyer Sitpah Selvaratnam expects tenders for the sale of the luxury yacht to be issued by the end of the month.

1MDB, govt apply for judgement in default over sale of Equanimity

Hearing on the case will continue tomorrow at 3pm.

Malaysia’s bad handling of yacht pushing down its price, owner warns

The company which owns the Equanimity also questions a court application by 1MDB to sell the yacht, saying it has not been served any legal notice.

1MDB gets nod to sell Equanimity

A lawyer says the price of the yacht will depreciate and it must be sold soon.

Keep an open mind, I’ll be vindicated, says Jho Low

The businessman continues his defiant stance after eight charges were filed against him.

US denies any role in transfer of Equanimity to Malaysia

Lawyers last week asked a federal judge to order the Justice Department to clarify whether US agencies knew in advance or were involved in transferring the luxury yacht to Malaysia.

I will not surrender, says Jho Low

The wanted businessman says there is a trial by media which makes it impossible for him to get a fair hearing.

Najib: Hold Jho Low accountable if Equanimity bought with stolen money

The former prime minister says no one is above the law, which must be allowed to take its course in the matter.

Jho Low condemns Mahathir again over ‘trial by media’

The businessman linked to the Equanimity yacht insists the seizure is illegal.

I’ve never set foot on such a luxurious yacht, says Dr...

The prime minister says the facilities on board the RM1 billion superyacht include a gymnasium and sauna room as well as a lift to reach the top level.

Thanks to Equanimity, Port Klang is drawing the crowds

Many people are coming from all over just to get a view of the luxury super vessel which continues to be in the news in connection with the 1MDB scandal.

9 months to determine who owns Equanimity

The 1MDB legal team appointed by the Attorney-General's Chambers says a quick sale is preferable as it costs RM3 million to maintain the vessel every month.

Lawyers: Guan Eng should stop talking about selling Equanimity

This after the finance minister revealed that the government may sell the yacht in a bid to get back the money allegedly stolen from 1MDB.

‘Superyacht’ arrives in Malaysia amid media fanfare

The 91-metre yacht linked to businessman Low Taek Jho finally arrives in Port Klang as scheduled.

US applies to suspend court action as ‘superyacht’ nears Port Klang

The Department of Justice says it wants to give any interested claimant to the superyacht Equanimity the opportunity to inquire through formal channels.

Jho Low’s attack on Dr M just a red herring, says...

Gopal Sri Ram says the fugitive businessman is trying to distract attention from the issue at hand by accusing the prime minister of violating the rule of law.

Dr M challenges Equanimity owner to reclaim yacht

The prime minister wants to know how the owner obtained so much money to buy such an expensive yacht.