Nothing was found on your request

anwar ibrahim

How Najib Plans to Lift Malaysia Election Chances

How Najib Plans to Lift Malaysia Election Chances

With Malaysia gearing up for a general election in 2018, Prime Minister Najib Razak is preparing the ground. It’s been an uncomfortable few years, with headlines swirling about a scandal over the
Everything You Need to Know About Malaysia's Election: Q&A

Everything You Need to Know About Malaysia's Election: Q&A

Malaysia is preparing for a general election in 2018 and the outlook is promising for Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Malaysia Gears Up for Election as Najib Targets ‘Fake News’

Malaysia Gears Up for Election as Najib Targets ‘Fake News’

Malaysia’s political parties are gearing up for an election within months, with the ruling party launching a portal aimed at combating “fake news” and the opposition alliance holding a national
Malaysian Opposition Picks Mahathir to Fight Najib

Malaysian Opposition Picks Mahathir to Fight Najib

Malaysia’s opposition named Mahathir Mohamad, 92, as candidate for prime minister in an election that must be held by August.
Malaysia’s 92-Year-Old Former PM Returns to Politics to Challenge Country’s Leadership

Malaysia’s 92-Year-Old Former PM Returns to Politics to Challenge Country’s Leadership

Mahathir Mohamad was Asia's longest-serving leader before stepping down in 2003
Malaysia Will Hold a General Election on May 9

Malaysia Will Hold a General Election on May 9

Malaysians will cast their vote on May 9 in what will be a showdown between caretaker Prime Minister Najib Razak and Mahathir Mohamad, the nation’s longest-serving premier.
Surviving the Game of Thrones That Is Malaysian Politics

Surviving the Game of Thrones That Is Malaysian Politics

Prime Minister Najib Razak has withstood rivals and scandal with cunning, nerve, and a few Trumpian flourishes—so far.
Malaysia Vote Result Complicated by Jump in Candidates for Seats

Malaysia Vote Result Complicated by Jump in Candidates for Seats

Malaysia’s election will see a sharp rise in multi-cornered contests for individual seats that could hurt the opposition but also make it harder for Prime Minister Najib Razak to secure a two-thirds
The Bitter Feud at the Center of Malaysia's Election

The Bitter Feud at the Center of Malaysia's Election

It’s not just any other election for Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak: The vote on Wednesday is personal.
Your Guide to Malaysia's Upcoming General Election

Your Guide to Malaysia's Upcoming General Election

Malaysia is holding a general election on May 9, and the outlook appears promising for Prime Minister Najib Razak -- despite an uncomfortable past few years.
Mahathir Says Malaysia Opposition Set for Shock Election Win

Mahathir Says Malaysia Opposition Set for Shock Election Win

Mahathir Mohamad claimed his opposition alliance was heading for a surprise election win.
Mahathir Wins in Historic Malaysia Power Shift

Mahathir Wins in Historic Malaysia Power Shift

Former Malaysian prime minister and opposition candidate Mahathir Mohamad (C) celebrates with other leaders of his coalition during a press conference following the 14th general elections in Kuala
Southeast Asian governments almost never lose elections. Malaysia’s just did

Southeast Asian governments almost never lose elections. Malaysia’s just did

Malaysia’s ruling party suffered a shock defeat in yesterday’s (May 9) election, with prime minister Najib Razak ceding power to nonagerarian former leader Mahathir Mohamad…
Mahathir Set to Become Malaysia Prime Minister After Shock Win

Mahathir Set to Become Malaysia Prime Minister After Shock Win

Mahathir Mohamad appeared set to become Malaysia’s prime minister once again after dealing Najib Razak’s ruling coalition a stunning defeat, cementing the country’s first transfer of power in six
Comeback Kid: Mahathir, 92, Has Big Plans to Fix Up Malaysia

Comeback Kid: Mahathir, 92, Has Big Plans to Fix Up Malaysia

He ran Malaysia with an iron fist for more than two decades, played political king maker after leaving power, then came storming out of retirement at the age of 92 to dethrone Prime Minister Najib
Mahathir in His Own Words: On Markets, Islam and Anwar Ibrahim

Mahathir in His Own Words: On Markets, Islam and Anwar Ibrahim

Mahathir Mohamad, 92, incoming prime minister of Malaysia, ruffled plenty of feathers during his prior stint in power, when he governed the country for more than two decades.
Mahathir, 92, Sworn in as Malaysia Leader to Cement Power Shift

Mahathir, 92, Sworn in as Malaysia Leader to Cement Power Shift

Mahathir Mohamad officially became Malaysia’s prime minister a day after his disparate coalition ended the ruling coalition’s 61-year grip on power in the Southeast Asian nation.
Malaysia's brand-new prime minister is now the world's oldest elected leader

Malaysia's brand-new prime minister is now the world's oldest elected leader

Mahathir Mohamad, who came out of retirement to contest Wednesday’s election, led his opposition coalition to an upset victory.
Mahathir Reassures Business, Aims to Boost Malaysia Stock Market

Mahathir Reassures Business, Aims to Boost Malaysia Stock Market

Mahathir Mohamad said he’d lead a business-friendly administration and seek ways to boost Malaysia’s stock market.
Malaysia King to Pardon Anwar Immediately, Mahathir Says

Malaysia King to Pardon Anwar Immediately, Mahathir Says

Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said that Malaysia’s king has indicated he’s willing to immediately pardon jailed politician Anwar Ibrahim, his likely successor.