Tag: transition plans

Umno emerges as ‘kingmaker’ in a power struggle within Pakatan Harapan

In the latest Parliamentary sitting a power struggle appears to be taking place within the Pakatan Harapan and UMNO, the party of ex-PM, Najib Razak appears to have become the kingmaker. This came to light after Barisan Nasional lawmakers were querying Anwar Ibrahim, the Prime...

Malaysia power struggle deepens with Mahathir’s son denying transition timeline

Staying away from federal politics since the electoral victory of the Pakatan Harapan headed by his father Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Mukhriz Mahathir the Menteri Besar of Kedah threw more fuel on the fire burning within the ruling coalition. Saying he is willing...

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...