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AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes (c.) at the recent Malaysian Grand Prix: “I hope he’s (Richard Branson) ready for the charity flight because I’ve got my razor ready and I can’t wait to shave his hairy legs!”

 

KUALA LUMPUR — When AirAsia Group CEO and Team Lotus co-principal Tony Fernandes agreed to a friendly wager with Virgin Group and Marussia Virgin Racing’s Richard Branson on the sidelines of the 2010 Bahrain Formula One Grand P, little did they expect the twists, turns and obstacles they would have to go through to complete the wager.

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THE recent inclusion of amendments to the Anti-Money Laundering Act among Malacanan’s 23 legislative priorities is a welcome development.

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GOOD news to our returning Overseas Foreign Workers from Libya.

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Malacañang quickly brushed aside last week a desperate attempt to derail the reappointment of Bangko Sentral Governor Amando M. Tetangco, Jr. to an unprecedented second term.

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SPEAKING OUT

(Conclusion)

IN the previous column, we discussed the definition of money laundering and how criminals go about the “laundering” process of turning their dirty money into clean cash.

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