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Top banker Nazir Razak denies plans to set up political party

Mr Nazir, brother of Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, has made unusually candid remarks on his growing concern about the socio-political environment and its impact on the economy.


MALAYSIA's top banker Nazir Razak has countered a buzz of excitement fanned by a recent online report that he was setting up and backing a new "non-partisan political party" in the country.

"This is not true," he said in a statment, after several Malaysian news outlets...

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