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Reform the Loser in Malaysia's Coming Elections
April 09, 2018
Reform the Loser in Malaysia's Coming Elections
If Prime Minister Najib Razak is re-elected, he's not expected to undertake much-needed economic reforms.
Reform the Loser in Malaysia's Coming Elections
Ahead Of Elections, Malaysians Protest Controversial Laws
April 02, 2018
Ahead Of Elections, Malaysians Protest Controversial Laws
The opposition accuses the ruling party of “stealing” upcoming elections.
Ahead Of Elections, Malaysians Protest Controversial Laws
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
The 'Foreign Interference' Blame Game in Malaysia’s Upcoming Election
March 23, 2018
The 'Foreign Interference' Blame Game in Malaysia’s Upcoming Election
Accusations are being leveled by both sides as the campaign rhetoric heats up.
The 'Foreign Interference' Blame Game in Malaysia’s Upcoming Election
Why Boycotting Malaysia’s Election Makes Sense
February 07, 2018
Why Boycotting Malaysia’s Election Makes Sense
The opposition to the campaign to spoil votes at the polls misses the point.
Why Boycotting Malaysia’s Election Makes Sense
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
February 01, 2018
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
The new general election will feature a localization of electoral politics unseen in Malaysian political history.
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
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?
Malaysia’s Long History of Election Rigging
January 11, 2018
Malaysia’s Long History of Election Rigging
Opposition candidate Mahathir Mohammed is just as guilty as current Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Malaysia’s Long History of Election Rigging
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?
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
December 15, 2017
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
The failure to truly address minority concerns may come back to bite the premier in 2018.
The Challenge for Najib’s ‘Malay First’ Policy in Malaysia’s Next Election
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
September 20, 2017
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
What is Malaysia's foreign policy? The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran take a look.
Malaysia's Foreign Policy in Asia: Punching Above Its Weight?
Najib’s US Visit Sends a Troubling Message on Rule of Law
September 13, 2017
Najib’s US Visit Sends a Troubling Message on Rule of Law
The visit sends a clear message that the White House is not an ally against graft but a friend of kleptocracy.
Najib’s US Visit Sends a Troubling Message on Rule of Law
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
August 14, 2017
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
With the national opposition in disarray, the elections seem to be Barisan Nasional’s to lose.
Malaysia's 14th General Elections: Standing Still
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
July 08, 2017
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
Those who believe that the BN is a genuine multi-ethnic coalition have simply fallen for the slick propaganda.
Actually, Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition Died in 1969
The End of Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition?
June 30, 2017
The End of Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition?
Najib Razak's embrace of an Islamic party overturns a decades-long tradition of narrowing ethnic and religious divides.
The End of Malaysia’s Multi-Ethnic Coalition?
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