Malaysia General Election

Anwar to be Malaysia’s 10th prime minister - THE EDGE SINGAPORE


Anwar to be Malaysia’s 10th prime minister

Anwar will be sworn in at 5pm.


Islamic party wins in Malaysia lead to alcohol, gambling stocks plunge

Stocks related to gaming and alcohol slumped in Malaysia after PAS garnered the most seats at the country’s elections.


Malaysian coalitions start maneuvering after hung parliament

A coalition needs 111 seats to form a majority, while by-elections will be held for two constituencies later.
Malaysia to hold its general election on Nov 19 - THE EDGE SINGAPORE


Malaysia to hold its general election on Nov 19

The nomination date falls on Nov 5, a Saturday.


Mahathir's Parti Pribumi free to function as political party: Muhyiddin

SINGAPORE (Apr 23): Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) is now free to function as a political party ahead of Malaysia’s 14th general election (GE14) on May 9, says President Tan Sri Muhyiddin in a statement.


Malaysia general election to be held on May 9; close contest expected

(Apr 10): Malaysia will hold a general election on May 9, the Election Commission (EC) said on Tuesday, in what could be the toughest test of the ruling-coalition’s 61-year grip on power.


As Najib seeks reelection, Johor may no longer be the jewel in the crown

(Apr 9): A few days before he triggered the countdown to an election last week, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak headed to the state of Johor with a pocketful of promises: a railway revamp, the widening of a jam-plagued expressway and a new sports sta
From Bloomberg

Malaysian PM's fate could be decided by disgruntled RM70-a-day earners

(Aug 7): In Malaysia’s capital, a banana fritter seller fastens helmets on his two children and helps them onto his motorcycle. A third child stays with a school bag on the footpath outside their flat. He’ll need to wait for his father to come back.
Low Taek Jho (Jho Low)

1MDB Watch

US prepares to file criminal charges against alleged 1MDB mastermind Jho Low: report

SINGAPORE (March 22): The noose is tightening around Malaysian businessman Low Taek Jho – the alleged mastermind behind the multibillion-dollar scandal over state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).