September 29, 2018
How Will the Mahathir-Anwar Transition Play Out in Malaysia?
By Erin Cook
The future of an unlikely alliance is far from certain.
September 12, 2018
Malaysia’s China Policy: The More Things Change…
By Li Xirui
…The more they stay the same.
July 13, 2018
Mahathir's National Car Dreams
By Li Xirui
A national Malaysian car has long been one of Mahathir’s passions, dovetailing with his support of Malay nationalism.
July 10, 2018
Malaysia Counts the Costs of Its 1MDB Scandal
By Luke Hunt
The new government's pursuit of justice is just beginning.
July 01, 2018
Japan’s Lessons for Malaysia
By Nithin Coca
Japan’s 2009 election experience has lessons for Malaysia’s first opposition government.
June 21, 2018
Japan First? Tokyo Welcomes Malaysia's Repositioning on China
By Daniel Hurst
Mahathir chose Japan for the site of his first visit since retaking the prime minister's office in Malaysia.
June 16, 2018
How China Lost Sight of Malaysia’s Changes
By Peter T C Chang
China’s ethical missteps in Malaysia offer lessons for the Belt and Road.
June 06, 2018
China’s Brain, Malaysia’s Pain
By Nicholas Romero
Malaysia’s Mahathir should reconsider Alibaba’s city brain first.
June 01, 2018
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
By Prashanth Parameswaran
Malaysia’s 2018 election: why it matters and what comes next.
May 29, 2018
The Everyday Activists Behind Malaysia’s Democracy Struggle
By Preeti Jha
We need to look beyond Mahathir, and even Anwar, to understand Malaysia’s seismic power shift.
May 20, 2018
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
By Ankit Panda
Why Malaysia’s China policy is unlikely to change, for now, despite the election shock.
May 12, 2018
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
By Michio Ueda
What led to the historic election result -- and where does Malaysia go from here?