Dakwaan video Global Witness adalah palsu - Kerajaan Singapura
Sesiapa pun boleh merakam video dan mendakwa itu dan ini. 'Ah Lim' boleh merakam video dan mendakwa dirinya boleh mendapat 'approval' dari YAB Lim Guan Eng, Ketua Menteri Pulau Pinang. Namun Lim Guan Eng sendiri tidak berada dalam video. Tidak bererti bahawa undang-undang telah disalahi atau berlaku salah guna kuasa.
MAS: 'Sting video' claim about Singapore is false
Video alleging corruption by Sarawak chief minister goes viral in Malaysia
Sarawak Chief Minister Taib Mahmud and his family have been accused of corruption in a clip posted on YouTube. -- PHOTO: THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK
By Magdalen Ng And Teo Cheng Wee. The Straits Times (Singapore)
A CONTROVERSIAL video alleging corruption on the part of the Sarawak chief minister and his family and that they hide their illicit gains in Singapore drew a strong response from the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Finance Ministry last night.
The 16-minute "sting video" which has been circulated widely online in Malaysia since it appeared on Monday, also alleges Singapore does not share financial information with Malaysia.
Calling that allegation false, the Singapore Government said Singapore has provided full information requested by Malaysia for tax purposes and the two countries have had a good working relationship on tax matters.
"The allegation is simply false," it said. "Contrary to what was claimed in the video, Singapore has to date provided fully the information requested by Malaysia for tax purposes."