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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak poses for a photograph along side his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickramasinghe (unseen) at Prime Minister's Office, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tuesday,19, December 2017. Sri Lanka and Malaysia are celebrating the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations. Razak will leave to Maldives on 19 after a three day official visit to Sri Lanka. (Photo by Tharaka Basnayaka/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak poses for a photograph along side his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickramasinghe (unseen)  at Prime Minister's Office, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tuesday,19, December 2017. 
Sri Lanka and Malaysia are celebrating the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations.
Razak will leave to Maldives on 19 after a three day official visit to Sri Lanka. (Photo by Tharaka Basnayaka/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

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PERTH, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 03: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak looks on as Air Chief Marshall Angus Houston commence his briefing about the search mission for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 at RAAF base Pearce on April 3, 2014 in Perth, Australia. The search continues off the Western Australian coast for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that vanished on March 8 with 239 passengers and crew on board. The flight is suspected to have crashed into the southern Indian Ocean with no survivors. (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)

PERTH, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 03:  Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak looks on as Air Chief Marshall Angus Houston commence his briefing about the search mission for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 at RAAF base Pearce on April 3, 2014 in Perth, Australia. The search continues off the Western Australian coast for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that vanished on March 8 with 239 passengers and crew on board. The flight is suspected to have crashed into the southern Indian Ocean with no survivors.  (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)

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Najib Razak, Malaysia's prime minister, leaves a Barisan Nasional party election event at a mosque in Sungai Besar, Selangor, Malaysia, on Thursday, June 9, 2016. Najib needs to keep smallholders happy as he seeks the votes of rural and semi-urban areas to retain power in the next general election due by 2018. Farmers votes have a higher weighting than their work, which contributes to less than a tenth of gross domestic product. Photographer: Charles Pertwee/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Najib Razak, Malaysia's prime minister, leaves a Barisan Nasional party election event at a mosque in Sungai Besar, Selangor, Malaysia, on Thursday, June 9, 2016. Najib needs to keep smallholders happy as he seeks the votes of rural and semi-urban areas to retain power in the next general election due by 2018. Farmers votes have a higher weighting than their work, which contributes to less than a tenth of gross domestic product. Photographer: Charles Pertwee/Bloomberg via Getty Images

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PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA - NOVEMBER 23: India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak wave to media outside the Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak office during an official visit to Malaysia on November 23, 2015 in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Modi is on a three-day visit to Malaysia which includes bilateral talks between the two countries. (Photo by Mohd Samsul Mohd Said/Getty Images)

PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA - NOVEMBER 23:  India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak wave to media outside the Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak office during an official visit to Malaysia on November 23, 2015 in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Modi is on a three-day visit to Malaysia which includes bilateral talks between the two countries. (Photo by Mohd Samsul Mohd Said/Getty Images)

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DA NANG, VIETNAM - NOVEMBER 11, 2017: Malaysia's prime minister Najib Razak before a breakfast event on the closing day of the 25th APEC Summit. Mikhail Metzel/TASS (Photo by Mikhail Metzel\TASS via Getty Images)

DA NANG, VIETNAM - NOVEMBER 11, 2017: Malaysia's prime minister Najib Razak before a breakfast event on the closing day of the 25th APEC Summit. Mikhail Metzel/TASS (Photo by Mikhail Metzel\TASS via Getty Images)