Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s latest promise that he “will not go more than three years” in the premiership is the latest in an ongoing saga of leadership succession within the Pakatan Harapan coalition government.
A territorial dispute is the latest in a series of irritants that have become a feature of Singapore–Malaysia relations since Mahathir Mohamad resumed power as prime minister.
Clive Kessler looks at 2018, in Malaysia, when the new Pakatan Harapan government – a coalition of four political parties – was unexpectedly elected to power on May 9.
Anwar Ibrahim is officially elected president of Keadilan, the party he founded nearly 20 years ago, and also had won hands down in a by-election in Port Dickson, giving him a parliament seat.
Mahathir Mohamad says bankers at Goldman Sachs Group Inc “cheated” the country in dealings with state fund 1MDB.
Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi is due to attend the November 11-15 Singapore meeting.
In the face of headwinds from global economic crises and trade wars, ambitious reforms are a must for Malaysia’s new government. But Stewart Nixon writes there are questions about Malaysia’s economic policy direction with the release of the Mid-Term Review of the Eleventh Malaysia Plan.
History repeats itself but often in slightly different ways. So it is with the tabling of the Mid-Term Review of the Eleventh Malaysia Plan (MTR-11MP) on October 11 by Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.
Wife of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak is charged with money laundry.
As Malaysians usher in a new era, three evolving scenarios are worth watching
Monday witnessed the climax of Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s visit to China. Chinese President Xi Jinping met him in Beijing.
Mahathir Mohamad cancels the Chinese-funded $20 billion East Coast Rail Link project.
Mahathir Mohamad to renegotiate more than $20 billion in Chinese-funded projects.
Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is set to reconfigure geopolitical realities in Asean by posturing Japan as the third force, writes Sathish Govind.
Malaysia will repeal the repressive Security Offences Act, to combat security threats.
Malaysia’s long wait for the appointment of its full cabinet is finally over.
Malaysian police say they would soon question Razak and his wife over $275 million worth of items at premises linked to them.
Mahathir stopped projects and cut ministers’ salaries to tackle debt of past corruption.
New Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed recently visited Japan and rekindled his Look East Policy, this strongly indicates the Pakatan Harapan government’s interest to work closer with Japan.
The Malaysian party of Gerakan announces to quit the Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition.
Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak says he shouldn’t be blamed for the multi-billion-dollar 1MDB scandal.
Embezzlement and bribery with government money are among the charges that Malaysia is looking to bring against former PM.
Malaysia’s two most senior judges resign, as Mahathir’s government purges top officials seen close to the previous administration.
Malaysia will reopen its embassy in Pyongyang, says PM Mahathir Mohamad.
Malaysian PM Dr Mahathir Mohamad says his country will remain friendly with China.
Mahathir is set to woo investors and offer business deals during a trip to Japan.
Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has accepted the resignation of the central bank governor.
Malaysia’s rulers agree to the government’s choice of a non-Muslim attorney-general.
Malaysia’s new government promises to release a report about the flight MH370.
Malaysia is dropping a plan for a high-speed rail between its capital, and Singapore.