KUALA LUMPUR - A Malaysian princess and her husband are suing American Express Bank for $20 million, claiming it committed fraud in foreign-exchange trading on their behalf.

Hajah Meriam, daughter of sultan Ahmad Shah of Pahang state, and her husband, Mohamad Toufic al-Ozeir, received permission last week from the Kuala Lumpur High Court to summon American Express officials for their civil suit.

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