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The proposal was thought to be dead and buried but now, minus Iris, talk is that Patimas is about to bag the contract on its own. Azim is only one of two substantial shareholders in Patimas. The other is China Private Equity Ltd, a firm listed on London's AIMS market.
Azim recently put a motion to replace Patimas entire board, and replace them with buddies such as UDA's Nur Jazlan Mohamed Rahmat, a likely winnable Johor candidate for PRU13. [Read Nur Jazlan joining hands with Azim Zabidi in bid for Patimas, Feb 4].
Quite a few people are looking at this as some former "4th Floor" boys coming back to the picture, at a time when PM Najib Razak could do without them. Just the other day, blogger Big Dog was bitching about some former Level 4 operatives in the driver's seat of a mega, mega deal in Johor. Read his The Four-in-Triple finger lickin' good!