PUTRAJAYA — A senior director of the Malaysian Islamic Economic Development Foundation (YaPEIM) has been remanded for five days from today to facilitate investigations into a criminal breach of trust (CBT) case.
Magistrate Nik Isfahanie Tasnim Wan Ab Rahman allowed the suspect to be remanded after hearing an application from the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).
According to a MACC spokesman, the director was arrested about 5pm yesterday after having his statement recorded at the commission’s headquarters here.
The man, dressed in orange lock-up attire was brought to court in Putrajaya here around 9am for the MACC’s remand application.
The 47-year-old director was arrested for alleged criminal breach of trust involving RM223,000.