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US Lawsuits Deepen Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal
July 27, 2016
US Lawsuits Deepen Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal
Malaysian premier Najib Razak is believed to be linked to the stolen funds.
US Lawsuits Deepen Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal
Malaysia’s Najib Has Little to Cheer Over Sarawak Triumph
May 11, 2016
Malaysia’s Najib Has Little to Cheer Over Sarawak Triumph
The election win is rooted in local rather than national factors.
Malaysia’s Najib Has Little to Cheer Over Sarawak Triumph
No End in Sight for Malaysia’s Power Struggle as 1MDB Scandal Deepens
March 07, 2016
No End in Sight for Malaysia’s Power Struggle as 1MDB Scandal Deepens
As the 1MDB scandal continues, there are few signs of the country’s ongoing power struggle being resolved anytime soon.
No End in Sight for Malaysia’s Power Struggle as 1MDB Scandal Deepens
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal: Case Not Closed With Ongoing International Probes
February 02, 2016
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal: Case Not Closed With Ongoing International Probes
Investigations abroad continue to haunt the nation's premier despite efforts to downplay the scandal at home.
Malaysia's 1MDB Scandal: Case Not Closed With Ongoing International Probes
Malaysia Should Look Beyond the 1MDB Scandal in 2016
February 02, 2016
Malaysia Should Look Beyond the 1MDB Scandal in 2016
The country should put the political saga behind it and refocus on key priorities.
Malaysia Should Look Beyond the 1MDB Scandal in 2016
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 Closes 1MDB Scandal Probe on Najib
January 27, 2016
Malaysia Closes 1MDB Scandal Probe on Najib
The attorney general finds no evidence of corruption, but critics say questions still remain.
Malaysia Closes 1MDB Scandal Probe on Najib
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
Malaysia’s New National Security Law: A Step Toward Dictatorship?
December 04, 2015
Malaysia’s New National Security Law: A Step Toward Dictatorship?
The approval of a new bill raises some serious questions.
Malaysia’s New National Security Law: A Step Toward Dictatorship?
Interview: Malaysia’s Political Turmoil and the Role of the United States
September 21, 2015
Interview: Malaysia’s Political Turmoil and the Role of the United States
The Diplomat talks with Nurul Izzah Anwar about Malaysian politics and the country's ties with the United States.
Interview: Malaysia’s Political Turmoil and the Role of the United States
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
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
September 01, 2015
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
Malaysia sees another major act of civil disobedience, as pressure on the BN grows.
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
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
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
August 28, 2015
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
The Diplomat talks with Bridget Welsh about Malaysia’s corruption scandal and its implications for the country.
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
What's Behind Malaysia's Pile of Missing Money?
July 15, 2015
What's Behind Malaysia's Pile of Missing Money?
A financial scandal implicating Malaysia's prime minister has gripped the country.
What's Behind Malaysia's Pile of Missing Money?
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