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Is New Malaysia’s China-US Balance Changing Under Mahathir?
March 14, 2019
Is New Malaysia’s China-US Balance Changing Under Mahathir?
Though the new government is recalibrating its ties with Washington and Beijing, it is premature to conclude that major change is underway.
Is New Malaysia’s China-US Balance Changing Under Mahathir?
Mahathir-Duterte Summit Puts Malaysia-Philippines Ties Into Focus
March 12, 2019
Mahathir-Duterte Summit Puts Malaysia-Philippines Ties Into Focus
The summit meeting spotlighted efforts by the two leaders to develop their bilateral relationship.
Mahathir-Duterte Summit Puts Malaysia-Philippines Ties Into Focus
How Would Anwar Ibrahim Change Malaysia’s Foreign Policy as Prime Minister?
February 28, 2019
How Would Anwar Ibrahim Change Malaysia’s Foreign Policy as Prime Minister?
While the question may be difficult to answer, it is worth asking given how little we know thus far and how much Malaysia has on its plate.
How Would Anwar Ibrahim Change Malaysia’s Foreign Policy as Prime Minister?
Where Is Malaysia’s Mahathir-Anwar Transition?
February 01, 2019
Where Is Malaysia’s Mahathir-Anwar Transition?
Given Malaysia’s history and the implications for its future, the dynamics of the so-called transition bear careful watching.
Where Is Malaysia’s Mahathir-Anwar Transition?
What’s Next for the Malaysia-Singapore Border Disputes?
January 09, 2019
What’s Next for the Malaysia-Singapore Border Disputes?
Both sides continue to try to manage renewed disputes within their wider bilateral relationship despite the difficulties that remain.
What’s Next for the Malaysia-Singapore Border Disputes?
Why Are Border Disputes Rocking Malaysia-Singapore Ties After Mahathir’s Return?
December 11, 2018
Why Are Border Disputes Rocking Malaysia-Singapore Ties After Mahathir’s Return?
Renewed tensions have once again raised concerns about the state of bilateral ties following the former premier’s return to office.
Why Are Border Disputes Rocking Malaysia-Singapore Ties After Mahathir’s Return?
Brunei-Malaysia Military Ties in Focus With Defense Chief Visit
December 11, 2018
Brunei-Malaysia Military Ties in Focus With Defense Chief Visit
A recent interaction spotlighted the ongoing defense activity between the two countries.
Brunei-Malaysia Military Ties in Focus With Defense Chief Visit
Mahathir Renews Malaysia’s Love Affair With Japan
November 24, 2018
Mahathir Renews Malaysia’s Love Affair With Japan
Mahathir is moving closer to Japan, but he is not pushing China away.
Mahathir Renews Malaysia’s Love Affair With Japan
What Does Mahathir’s Return Mean for Malaysia’s Foreign Policy?
October 03, 2018
What Does Mahathir’s Return Mean for Malaysia’s Foreign Policy?
While his views may be well-known, how they will translate into the conduct of foreign policy in a ‘New Malaysia’ is less clear.
What Does Mahathir’s Return Mean for Malaysia’s Foreign Policy?
Mahathir Visit Spotlights US-Malaysia Relations Under New Government
September 25, 2018
Mahathir Visit Spotlights US-Malaysia Relations Under New Government
The trip highlights efforts by both sides to manage the opportunities and challenges in the relationship.
Mahathir Visit Spotlights US-Malaysia Relations Under New Government
Mahathir Visit Spotlights Malaysia-Brunei Relations
September 05, 2018
Mahathir Visit Spotlights Malaysia-Brunei Relations
The voyage spotlighted the quick high-level engagement between the two sides as the new Malaysian government’s foreign policy takes shape.
Mahathir Visit Spotlights Malaysia-Brunei Relations
Indonesia-Malaysia Security Cooperation in Focus with Defense Meeting
August 10, 2018
Indonesia-Malaysia Security Cooperation in Focus with Defense Meeting
A recent interaction offered insights into how both sides are managing this aspect of their ties amid wider domestic and regional changes.
Indonesia-Malaysia Security Cooperation in Focus with Defense Meeting
Malaysia-Indonesia Relations in the Spotlight with Bilateral Meeting
July 27, 2018
Malaysia-Indonesia Relations in the Spotlight with Bilateral Meeting
The two countries continue to shape their ties following a new government taking office in Malaysia.
Malaysia-Indonesia Relations in the Spotlight with Bilateral Meeting
What’s Next for Malaysia-Philippines Relations Under Mahathir?
July 17, 2018
What’s Next for Malaysia-Philippines Relations Under Mahathir?
A closer look at the future prospects of ties under the new Malaysian government.
What’s Next for Malaysia-Philippines Relations Under Mahathir?
Mahathir's National Car Dreams
July 13, 2018
Mahathir's National Car Dreams
A national Malaysian car has long been one of Mahathir’s passions, dovetailing with his support of Malay nationalism.
Mahathir's National Car Dreams
What Does Mahathir’s Visit Mean for Indonesia-Malaysia Relations?
July 03, 2018
What Does Mahathir’s Visit Mean for Indonesia-Malaysia Relations?
The trip unsurprisingly saw some significant symbolism, but less in the way of substance.
What Does Mahathir’s Visit Mean for Indonesia-Malaysia Relations?
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