Cops, MCMC to investigate alleged data collection by Chinese firm


Senior minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob says the police and MCMC are investigating claims that a Chinese firm has collected data on 1,200 Malaysians and that an American spy plane had posed as a Malaysian aircraft. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 15, 2020.

INVESTIGATIONS into allegations that a Chinese company had collected data on 1,400 Malaysians and that of a United States aircraft disguising itself as a Malaysian plane have been handed over to the police and the Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC).

Senior minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said information regarding the investigations could not be made public yet because if it was false information, then the good ties between Malaysia and the countries allegedly involved will be affected.


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