Includes bibliographical references (p. 228).
|Statement||Aziz Zariza Ahmad.|
|LC Classifications||DS597.37 .A983 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 243 p. :|
|Number of Pages||243|
|LC Control Number||89943641|
Swiss activist Dr Lukas Straumann hopes his book "Money Logging: On the trail of the Asian Timber Mafia" will spur Putrajaya to open fresh investigations on allegations of corruption against former Sarawak chief minister Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud. Straumann, who is a historian by training, told. Individuals profiled in the extensive page report include Taib's brother Onn Mahmud, who is second richest family member with an estimated net worth of US$2 billion, while Taib. Money Logging is highly critical with Taib Mahmud and accuses him of having abused his public office for his personal enrichment. While the book was globally released on 3 November , Amazon UK first postponed the release date to 27 November. As of today, the book can still not be ordered through Amazon’s British website ( Sarawak governor Abdul Taib Mahmud received a surprise birthday present from his wife - an RM million car. Ragad Taib presented the year-old former chief minister with the white Bentley.
A little bit of context, Ragad married Taib in after his first wife Laila Taib passed away a year before. According to Sarawak Report, Ragad was year-old when she married Taib who was year old at the time − over twice her age. FMT has reported that the outrage and controversies behind Ragad’s Malaysian citizenship where she attained it in mere six years while other Malaysians. The book furnishes black and white evidence. Boyert had disclosed a document, under California’s Corporations Code, showing Taib’s brothers and children holding the majority of Sakti’s shares “in trust for Abdul Taib Mahmud”. Godfather Taib is in control. How could it otherwise? Loot of the forest. The ultimate source of the loot. Book number two about Taib Mahmud appears to have been AsiaPR’s main known enterprise until in the company created a stir of controversy over in Cambodia as Siva Kumar G emerged under a changed identity as the media tycoon Sivakumar S Ganapathy, who bought out one of the country’s remaining independent newspapers the Phnom Pehn Post. PETALING JAYA (July 3): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) said it is unable to take action against former Sarawak governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud although 15 case files had been opened against him. MACC chief commissioner Datuk Seri Mohd Shukri Abdull said the files were opened since / and the investigations showed that there were no cases that could be linked to Taib .
Sarawak Governor Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud passed up the chance to explain his huge source of wealth when he failed to turn up at the launch of a book exposing his alleged role in the state's illegal logging trade. Swiss-based rainforest advocacy group Bruno Manser Fund (BMF) said . BRUNO MANSER FONDS, BASEL / SWITZERLAND 2 December – for immediate release Amazon withholds book on Sarawak governor Taib Mahmud “Money Logging: On the Trail of the Asian Timber Mafia” by Lukas Straumann not delivered to customers – American online retailer accused of bowing to Malaysian ruler’s legal threats. A new book accusing Sarawak Yang di-Pertua Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud of environmental crimes and his family of amassing wealth from deforestation will be launched in Japan on November 3, said Swiss-based rainforest advocacy group, Bruno Manser Fund (BMF) "Money Logging: On the Trail of the Asian Timber. Toh Puan Ragad Waleed Alkurdi adalah isteri dari perkahwinan kali kedua Yang di-Pertua Negeri Sarawak, Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud.. Keluarga. Toh Puan Ragad dilahirkan di Damsyik, adalah anak bongsu daripada empat adik beradik, anak kepada Waleed dan Khayami Alkurdi. Adik - beradiknya yang lain adalah Samer, Mohamad, dan Samar.