Press statement from 1Malaysia’s unelected PM on the sports betting issue:

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“After taking into account various views, we are of the opinion that the majority did not agree the decision to issue the license to Ascot Sports,” he said after chairing the Umno supreme council meeting here.

“The government therefore decided that the license will not be issued,” said the finance minister adding that Ascot Sports has been informed of the decision.

He said the withdrawal was supported by members of the Umno supreme council.

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Hmmm .. maybe I can finally erase the the question mark.

Burial detail, up front and centre. And forget the shovels. We’d need a couple of backhoes to stuff this muther down deep. Really, real deep.