Tag: leadership transition

Another two politicians want Mahathir to give up office

The calls for Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad to make way for Mr Anwar Ibrahim are gaining momentum in Malaysia. Some senior Democratic Action Party politicians have now turned on the heat for him to leave as soon as possible. The DAP is the second biggest party...

MP on why the Pakatan Harapan manifesto is not being implemented

A Member of Parliament from Mr Anwar Ibrahim's party has told a forum that the Pakatan Harapan manifesto is not being implemented because the team behind it is not in the Cabinet. Mr William Leong said on Monday that the team responsible for the manifesto had...

Mahathir’s resignation date and Pakatan’s leadership succession still a major hurdle for new government

The 'new' government in Malaysia is still struggling over a specific date regarding the transition of power from Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad to his designated successor, Justice Party president Anwar Ibrahim. While Dr Mahathir recently said a date for his departure will be announced...

Ruling coalition politicians hit back at Mahathir on cabinet posts

Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday told the country and his political partners not to worry, and that he will resign in time. But this did not stop several political figures, including Anwar Ibrahim the PM-to-be and his wife Deputy PM Dr Wan Azizah...

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...

K. Shanmugam: Stable leadership transition crucial for Singapore

In a talk concerning corporate governance on Monday, September 24, Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam emphasized the importance of a stable transition of political leadership. He stressed that in smaller countries such as Singapore, the impact of governance is more deeply felt.  Mr....