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Can Malaysia’s New Government Deliver on Reform?
March 15, 2019
Can Malaysia’s New Government Deliver on Reform?
Less than a year since it took power, the Pakatan Harapan government is confronting questions about the pace of promised reforms.
Can Malaysia’s New Government Deliver on Reform?
Why Mahathir Is Refusing to Remove Unpopular Leaders
March 06, 2019
Why Mahathir Is Refusing to Remove Unpopular Leaders
Malaysia’s prime minister wants to signal that his opinion – not the public’s – is the ultimate career determinant.
Why Mahathir Is Refusing to Remove Unpopular Leaders
What Does the Cameron Highland By-Election Mean for the Orang Asli?
February 02, 2019
What Does the Cameron Highland By-Election Mean for the Orang Asli?
There is a sense of optimism on the ground that the ingredients for meaningful change are finally present.
What Does the Cameron Highland By-Election Mean for the Orang Asli?
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 Does the Cameron Highlands By-Election Mean for Malaysian Politics?
January 25, 2019
What Does the Cameron Highlands By-Election Mean for Malaysian Politics?
The poll will be an early test of the PH’s performance – and the BN’s resilience.
What Does the Cameron Highlands By-Election Mean for Malaysian Politics?
After Shock Abdication, Malaysia's Royals Will Pick a New King
January 08, 2019
After Shock Abdication, Malaysia's Royals Will Pick a New King
Sultan Muhammad V abdicated unexpectedly after just two years on the throne.
After Shock Abdication, Malaysia's Royals Will Pick a New King
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
June 01, 2018
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
Malaysia’s 2018 election: why it matters and what comes next.
Bridget Welsh on Malaysia's Election Surprise
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
May 12, 2018
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
What led to the historic election result -- and where does Malaysia go from here?
Malaysia's New Political Tsunami
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
May 11, 2018
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
Malaysia has bucked Southeast Asia's trend toward authoritarianism.
In Malaysia, a Win for Democracy
What Does Malaysia’s Shock Election Result Mean For its Future?
May 10, 2018
What Does Malaysia’s Shock Election Result Mean For its Future?
The end of a historic election also marks the start of a period of uncertainty for the country.
What Does Malaysia’s Shock Election Result Mean For its Future?
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
May 08, 2018
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
Glimpses of the campaign in Malaysia's most hotly contested election to date.
Malaysia's Fierce Campaigning in Action
Stage is Set for Malaysia’s 2018 Election
April 13, 2018
Stage is Set for Malaysia’s 2018 Election
The country will head to the polls on May 9.
Stage is Set for Malaysia’s 2018 Election
Will Malaysia’s Upcoming Election Put Chinese Investments at Risk?
March 31, 2018
Will Malaysia’s Upcoming Election Put Chinese Investments at Risk?
How much do Chinese investors need to worry about Malaysia’s next election?
Will Malaysia’s Upcoming Election Put Chinese Investments at Risk?
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
March 23, 2018
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
Whether it's breakfast cereal or Anwar, old rivals monopolize Malaysian politics.
Malaysian Politics Get Nasty
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
January 11, 2018
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
Looming polls will test what is left of the legitimacy of the country’s scandalized premier.
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
January 09, 2018
Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
The country’s next poll will pit an odd couple against a scandal-ridden premier.
Can the New Mahathir-Anwar Alliance Defeat Najib in Malaysia’s Election?
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