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Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
May 17, 2017
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
As many Muslim women choose to dress modestly, more brands are joining this juicy market
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
Can Malaysia's Opposition Win?
March 20, 2017
Can Malaysia's Opposition Win?
Despite the massive 1MDB scandal, Malaysia's ruling party might be in an even better position than in 2013.
Can Malaysia's Opposition Win?
Is the North Korea Crisis a Gift for Malaysia’s Najib?
March 13, 2017
Is the North Korea Crisis a Gift for Malaysia’s Najib?
Despite the scandals, Malaysian prime minister has the moral high ground.
Is the North Korea Crisis a Gift for Malaysia’s Najib?
Here Come the Malaysian Morality Police
February 22, 2017
Here Come the Malaysian Morality Police
As hardline Islam rises, lawmakers in Malaysia will debate a controversial bill to increase sharia punishments.
Here Come the Malaysian Morality Police
Najib Razak and the Neverending 1MDB Scandal
August 31, 2016
Najib Razak and the Neverending 1MDB Scandal
“You can bend the rules of political physics in Malaysia, not forever but for awhile.”
Najib Razak and the Neverending 1MDB Scandal
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
May 30, 2016
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
One of Southeast Asia’s largest economies is quietly engaged across Africa.
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
Malaysia After the Scandal
February 01, 2016
Malaysia After the Scandal
The 1MDB scandal has drawn attention to corruption in Malaysia, but is it enough to spark reform?
Malaysia After the Scandal
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
December 25, 2015
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
The government is close to introducing a controversial new security law.
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
Malaysians Escalate Push For Najib’s Resignation
September 04, 2015
Malaysians Escalate Push For Najib’s Resignation
The chorus of criticism directed at the Malaysian prime minister grows.
Malaysians Escalate Push For Najib’s Resignation
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
September 02, 2015
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
The revival of populist former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad comes at a price for the people of Malaysia.
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
August 31, 2015
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
PM Najib Razak seems to have navigated the immediate fallout of the 1MDB scandal, but it will continue to haunt him.
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
Malaysia’s Helpless Liberals
August 17, 2015
Malaysia’s Helpless Liberals
The opposition response to scandals and growing repression has been weak.
Malaysia’s Helpless Liberals
Going Rogue: Malaysia and the 1MDB Scandal
August 05, 2015
Going Rogue: Malaysia and the 1MDB Scandal
Democracy and rule of law won’t magically clear society of cronies and corruption.
Going Rogue: Malaysia and the 1MDB Scandal
Post-Anwar: Malaysia’s Gloomy Future
April 01, 2015
Post-Anwar: Malaysia’s Gloomy Future
As the opposition leader sits in prison, a shadow looms over Malaysian politics both at home and abroad.
Post-Anwar: Malaysia’s Gloomy Future
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Fight Against Islamic State Influence
September 11, 2014
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Fight Against Islamic State Influence
With ideology spreading via social media, authorities need to consider a ‘soft’ approach as well as traditional tactics.
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Fight Against Islamic State Influence
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
September 08, 2014
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
As the government continues to wield the colonial-era legislation, opposition is mounting.
Malaysia’s Sedition Debate
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