Zahid charged RM40,000 to credit cards during trips, says witness


Timothy Achariam

Former deputy prime minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi arrives at Kuala Lumpur High Court this morning, where he stands accused of 12 counts of criminal breach of trust, eight counts of corruption and 27 counts of money-laundering, involving RM117 million. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Afif Abd Halim, November 21, 2019.

KUALA Lumpur High Court today heard that Ahmad Zahid Hamidi charged RM40,000 to his credit cards during trips to Seoul and Kiev from 2014 to 2015, during his tenure as deputy prime minister.

Maybank vice president Anoop Singh Gulzara Singh told Zahid’s corruption trial today that the Umno president had two credit cards and one charge card with the bank: a Visa platinum, a Mastercard gold and an American Express platinum card.


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