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 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
Will Malaysia’s Najib Finally Quit?
January 22, 2016
Will Malaysia’s Najib Finally Quit?
Speculation is mounting that the embattled premier may seek a face-saving exit.
Will Malaysia’s Najib Finally Quit?
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
The Year in Democracy in Southeast Asia
December 11, 2015
The Year in Democracy in Southeast Asia
Except for Myanmar, the report card is decidedly mixed.
The Year in Democracy in Southeast Asia
Lessons From Obama’s Southeast Asia Trip
December 05, 2015
Lessons From Obama’s Southeast Asia Trip
The president’s visit to Malaysia and the Philippines offered several lessons about U.S. relations with Southeast Asia.
Lessons From Obama’s Southeast Asia Trip
ASEAN-India and East Asia Summits: India's Opportunity to 'Act East'
November 21, 2015
ASEAN-India and East Asia Summits: India's Opportunity to 'Act East'
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the 2015 ASEAN-India and East Asia Summit in Malaysia.
ASEAN-India and East Asia Summits: India's Opportunity to 'Act East'
UN Body Urges Release of Malaysia's Jailed Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim
November 06, 2015
UN Body Urges Release of Malaysia's Jailed Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim
Report calls for Anwar Ibrahim to be freed.
UN Body Urges Release of Malaysia's Jailed Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim
Interview: Mahathir Mohamad
October 07, 2015
Interview: Mahathir Mohamad
“A leader must be concerned about the country, not about himself.”
Interview: Mahathir Mohamad
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 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
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