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Money politics inflame Malaysia’s election season

Malaysia’s richest man, billionaire Robert Kuok, has recently become something of a punching bag for the country’s two main political coalitions as a general election draws near. A blogger writing for Malaysia Today, a news portal, claimed late last month that Kuok has been secretly funding the Democratic Action Party (DAP), a multi-ethnic composite party of […]