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News Malaysia » Politics: Malaysian makeover: At 92, Mahathir seeks to be PM again

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-malaysia-politics-mahathir/malaysian-makeover-at-92-mahathir-seeks-to-be-pm-again-idUSKBN1FD0NF
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

which is a crime in Malaysia. Their feud has shaped the country’s political landscape over the past two decades. Anwar is now serving a second prison term on a sodomy charge, but has signaled his acceptance to Mahathir leading the opposition campaign to ...

News Malaysia » Politics: Malaysia December retail inflation up on costlier food, fuel

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/Economy/Malaysia-December-retail-inflation-up-on-costlier-food-fuel
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Nikkei Markets) -- Malaysia's consumer prices rose as expected in December, driven mostly by costlier fuel and food, strengthening expectations of a policy interest rate increase as early as tomorrow as domestic demand remains robust.

News Malaysia » Politics: Malaysian makeover: 92-year old Mahathir woos millennials in political comeback

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1232091/world
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: At 92, Mahathir Mohamad will become the world’s oldest person to be voted prime minister if he wins Malaysia’s upcoming general election. But to do that, he needs to woo people in their 20s and 30s, the country’s dominant — and mostly ...

News Malaysia » Politics: Dr M’s political comeback part of repentance, says academic

News channel or source: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2018/01/24/dr-ms-political-comeback-part-of-repentance-says-academic/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Ahmad Fauzi Abdul Hamid, a political science professor at Universiti Sains Malaysia, said repentance could be shown in many forms. “It would not be right to classify repentance as being only about going to the madrasah to learn Islam or to pray,” he ...

News Malaysia » Politics: Najib says Malaysia-Singapore jousting is over. Is it really?

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/politics/article/2129744/najib-says-malaysia-singapore-jousting-over-it-really
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Political watchers and former diplomatic insiders say the ... worth some S$11 billion (HK$65 billion), were part of a land swap deal struck by Najib and Lee in 2010 that saw Malaysia return 217 hectares (536 acres) of railway land in Singapore that were ...

News Malaysia » Politics: Malaysia’s Leading News Portal Imperiled by Lawsuit Reversal

News channel or source: https://www.asiasentinel.com/politics/malaysiakini-imperiled-lawsuit-reversal/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The decision by the Appeal court to reverse the lower court ruling exonerating the news poral has set tongues wagging over whether Najib ordered Malaysia’s notoriously malleable courts to put Malaysiakini out of business prior to what political analyst ...

News Malaysia » Politics: Political stability key to Malaysia's progress

News channel or source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/political-stability-key-malaysia-apos-062911764.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

NABAWAN: Political stability has allowed the Barisan Nasional government bring about progress across the country including rural areas where its people yearn for more development. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said he understands the needs of the ...

News Malaysia » Politics: The big three. 2018 elections for Thailand, Malaysia and Cambodia.

News channel or source: https://www.phuketgazette.net/news/big-three-2018-elections-thailand-malaysia-cambodia
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Surely that would make him one of the region’s oldest candidates. Malaysian politics has been rocked over the last decade by racial and religious issues blending with politics to cloud it’s economic growth. Here at home, where the military has been in ...

News Malaysia » Politics: Malaysia GE won't change the nature of ties with Singapore, says PM Najib

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/politics/malaysian-ge-wont-change-the-nature-of-ties-with-singapore-says-pm-najib
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

As to how the two governments can ensure long-term projects like the Johor Baru-Singapore Rapid Transit System Link will not be affected by domestic political developments, Mr Najib said he believes Malaysian voters will "decide on an agenda that is very ...