Johor Sultan & Mahathir exchanged frank views as reports say Pahang crown prince could be next king

On Jan. 10, the meeting between Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and the Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar, concluded in retro style. Mahathir driven to airport by Sultan of Johor in 34-year-old Proton Saga Advertisement Frank exchange on various...

Khairy: S’pore prepares for political succession, while M’sia’s Anwar & Mahathir uncertain

Khairy Jamaluddin, Malaysia’s ex-minister for sports and youth, said the political climate in Malaysia is uncertain. Advertisement Speaking to over 650 attendees at the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute Regional Forum 2019 in Singapore, he said this sense of uncertainty was...

Ex-Barisan Nasional minister Khairy Jamaluddin feels honeymoon over for Pakatan Harapan

Khairy Jamaluddin, Umno member and shadow Finance Minister, had a simple message for Malaysia’s ruling coalition, the Pakatan Harapan. Advertisement “You can’t possibly go on governing by saying that at least we’re better than Barisan Nasional (BN),” he said. Khairy...

Heng Swee Keat glad S’pore & M’sia foreign affairs minister reached common understanding

Finance minister and likely next prime minister of Singapore has sounded a note of optimism in his Jan. 8 Facebook post. Advertisement This was after Singapore and Malaysia reached an agreement on Jan. 8 over recent bilateral disputes. This was following a meeting...