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 Economy Faces Severe Strain
August 29, 2015
Malaysia’s Economy Faces Severe Strain
Malaysia now faces economic challenges that go far beyond the impact of any Chinese slowdown.
Malaysia’s Economy Faces Severe Strain
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
Confirmed: Reunion Debris Is From Missing Flight MH370
August 06, 2015
Confirmed: Reunion Debris Is From Missing Flight MH370
Malaysia's prime minister says the wing fragment has been "conclusively confirmed" to be from MH370.
Confirmed: Reunion Debris Is From Missing Flight MH370
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
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?
Najib Blogs His Response to Mahathir and Critics
May 19, 2015
Najib Blogs His Response to Mahathir and Critics
The Malaysian prime minister returns fire.
Najib Blogs His Response to Mahathir and Critics
Malaysia: First World By 2020?
May 18, 2015
Malaysia: First World By 2020?
The country is on track, but needs to overcome the “middle income trap.”
Malaysia: First World By 2020?
Mahathir Versus Najib
April 20, 2015
Mahathir Versus Najib
Malaysia’s former prime minister is distinctly unhappy with the incumbent.
Mahathir Versus Najib
Malaysia Strengthens Sedition Act
April 13, 2015
Malaysia Strengthens Sedition Act
A repressive colonial-era law is given new scope.
Malaysia Strengthens Sedition Act
Deadly Malaysia Helicopter Crash Kills 6, Including Ex-Ambassador to US
April 05, 2015
Deadly Malaysia Helicopter Crash Kills 6, Including Ex-Ambassador to US
The country’s prime minister has called for an immediate investigation.
Deadly Malaysia Helicopter Crash Kills 6, Including Ex-Ambassador to US
Mahathir’s Laments Put Malaysia Back in the Spotlight
April 03, 2015
Mahathir’s Laments Put Malaysia Back in the Spotlight
The political paralysis enveloping Malaysia has taken a predictable turn for the worse.
Mahathir’s Laments Put Malaysia Back in the Spotlight
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
Growing Political Crisis in Malaysia?
March 21, 2015
Growing Political Crisis in Malaysia?
The government may have thought that jailing Anwar would bring stability. If so, it was mistaken.
Growing Political Crisis in Malaysia?
Malaysia After The Anwar Verdict
March 02, 2015
Malaysia After The Anwar Verdict
The strategy director of Malaysia’s opposition party on the imprisonment of its leader Anwar Ibrahim.
Malaysia After The Anwar Verdict
A Setback for Democracy in Malaysia?
February 13, 2015
A Setback for Democracy in Malaysia?
"The future of democracy in Malaysia is at stake."
A Setback for Democracy in Malaysia?
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