Tag: Azmin Ali

Netizens blast Mahathir for political ‘principles’ and for backstabbing Anwar’s party

Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir was taken to task by a Twitter user who questioned the Malaysian leader's political principles claiming he is not showing leadership qualities while other users attacked the elderly statesman for tolerating 'backstabbing' within the ruling coalition. The user titled the...

Islamists say removing Mahathir will plunge Malaysia in chaos

Making their point in keeping Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad in power until the end of the 5-year mandate, the Islamists in opposition say removing the PM will cause instability in Malaysia. Parti Islam Se-Malaysia (PAS) has given its unconditional support to Dr Mahathir saying...

Confessor in video scandal involving minister arrested

Malaysian police arrested the man who confessed he is the partner of a minister in a gay-sex video that went viral last month. Haziq Abdul Aziz is detained for his role in the sex video allegedly implicating Economic Affairs Minister Azmin Ali. Haziq, a former political...

Female chief’s statement shows Anwar party on the brink of breakup

A Parti Keadilan Rakyat leader in Sabah Rahimah Majid warned Anwar Ibrahim, the party leader and Prime Minister in waiting the party is risking oblivion if mudslinging between members is not curbed. However, the party leader voiced her support to Ampang, Selangor Member of Parliament...

Mahathir denies he will stay beyond three years but Anwar is unfazed

​Rumour has it that Pakatan Harapan is pushing Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to set a date for his departure but in an interview with CNBC, the elderly statesman said he will not go beyond three years, instead of two years as agreed...

Reuters sees complications in Mahathir’s leadership transition plans

Not an easy retirement plan and a disturbed transition of power plan for Malaysia's Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad amid a turbulence that almost cracked the Pakatan Harapan government wide open. The news agency says there are serious complications in Dr Mahathir's leadership transition...

PKR youth chief involved in viral sex video scandal sacked by Malaysian ministry

Petaling Jaya — Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz, the man in the middle of the sex video scandal that has rocked Malaysia in the past few weeks, has been fired from his position as senior private secretary to the Deputy Primary Industries Minister. This was announced...

Malaysia to establish 50 local economic centers outside Klang Valley

Malaysia will establish 50 local economic centres outside the Klang Valley area, which is the hive of economic activity in the country, to ensure that economic growth can be more widely distributed. This is part of an economic expansion plan proposed by the Ministry of...

No succession timeline but Mahathir says I am next PM: Anwar

Parti Keadilan Rakyat President Anwar Ibrahim says he is no hurry to know when he will be succeeding Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. In a media conference at a Raya open house yesterday Anwar Ibrahim the Prime Minister in waiting said he disagreed with...

Will Mahathir allow events to dictate his next move?

It is clear the succession of videos - fabricated or not - planted on social media by some evil forces has impacted the future of the country in many ways. It will also impact decisions made by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad with regards...