Tag: transition

Anwar will be Prime Minister by next year, says sidelined reform politician

Malaysia's ruling Pakatan Harapan coalition leader Anwar Ibrahim will take over as Prime Minister by next year and there will be enough time for...

Pakatan hit by “uncertainty and confusion” in policy directions

Malaysia — Some opposition figures are attacking the Pakatan Harapan government for a lack of aspirations and for continuous confusion in its policy directions. Diplomats...

Nikkei Asean Review sees Anwar edging closer to Prime Minister title

Nikkei Asean Review says Anwar Ibrahim finally has Malaysia's leadership within reach, meaning the latter has a firmer grip on becoming the next Prime Minister of...

In a shock revelation, Mahathir says he is not quitting in 2020

While reiterating his commitment to step down before the end of the five-year term as prime minister, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he does not...

Chaos in Pakatan as a member of Mahathir’s party Bersatu urges a review of ties with...

A member of the Bersatu, the party of Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, called for a review of political ties with the Democratic...

Anwar satisfied Mahathir will not botch transition plans

Anwar Ibrahim, the PM-to-be of Malaysia says he is satisfied with Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's continued assurance he will be the next PM of Malaysia. "I...

Mahathir faces virulent attacks on transition timeline, some calling him untrustworthy

Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is facing a hard time at the start of the week with attacks from both Anwar Ibrahim's Justice...

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...

Anwar says his succession as PM by 2020 as he dismisses pretenders as irrelevant

Malaysian ruling party leader Anwar Ibrahim says his succession as the next Prime Minister of the country should happen by 2020. He is widely expected...

Mahathir dismisses handover timeline saying tough to have a quit date

Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says a fixed period for his resignation would make it 'difficult for me to work." In an interview...
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