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M'sian money, opulent ideas, but now a forced sale

Financier Jho Low and his associates are accused of illegally diverting billions of dollars from 1MDB to acquire, among other things, the Park Lane, a luxury hotel in New York

The Park Lane Hotel in Manhattan. Developer Steven Witkoff and his partners are being forced by US authorities to put the building up for sale. A marketing book is being sent to prospective bidders this week.

New York

THE celebratory dinner was held at one of the city's best restaurants, whose building offers a picture-perfect view down Central Park South to the Park Lane Hotel, a 47-storey tower that looms over its more famous neighbour, the Plaza.

Steven Witkoff, a New York developer...

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