Capital A sues news portal over Danajamin loan report

Capital A claims that the defamatory publication by has caused the company to incur losses, tarnished the reputation and good name of the company in the eyes of the public and exposed it to ridicule as well as hatred. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, March 25, 2022.

AIRASIA Group Berhad – now known as Capital A Berhad – has filed a defamation suit against the author and chief executive officer of a news portal over the publication of an article with regard to the company’s half-a-billion-ringgit loan from the government.

Capital A filed the suit in the Kuala Lumpur High Court through Messrs Steven Thiru & Sudhar Partnership on March 21, naming the author of the portal, Azzman Abdul Jamal, the portal’s chief executive officer and editor, Muhammad Abd Ar-Rahman Koya, and MNow Media Sdn Bhd as the first to third defendants.

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