25 OCTOBER 2021

High Court grants stay of second disciplinary proceedings of Deloitte auditor involved in 1MDB audit

The Edge Markets

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court on Monday granted a stay of the second disciplinary proceedings that Deloitte auditor Ng Yee Hong is supposed to face with the disciplinary committee (DC) of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) in relation to 1Malaysia Development Bhd's (1MDB) audit, until the hearing of the merits of his judicial review challenge is heard and disposed of.

The consent order for stay was recorded by Justice Datuk Ahmad Kamal Md Shahid as the respondents from the DC, Heng Yee Kiat and Shaarvin Raj, who appeared for MIA, had no objections to the application brought by Ng's counsel Wong Ming Yen, who is from Messrs Malik Imtiaz Sarwar.

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