An interesting piece by BBC giving a fascinating look at how the triads function in Malaysia.
But Malaysia’s triads are rather more prosaic than those in Hong Kong. The element of ceremony has gone, and these groups are run as businesses.
Ah Hing referred to his as “our company”. It’s a pragmatic affair, where deals are reached with the authorities – who set boundaries for crimes they know can never be eliminated.
Stumbled via Jeff Ooi.