Stories By Melissa Goh
129 Aug 2015 Sat
Tens of thousands of Malaysians took over major roads in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday (Aug 29), agitating for institutional reforms and calling for Prime Minister Najib Razak to step down.
219 Aug 2015 Wed
The protracted scandal over state fund 1MDB and the resulting political wrangling has been a source of anxiety for many Malaysians, with rallies planned calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak.
313 Aug 2015 Thu
Amid slow growth and ongoing political probes, Dr Zeti Aktar Aziz defended her own performance and that of Malaysia's central bank.
412 Aug 2015 Wed
The sell-off on the local bourse continues as market confidence is shaken by the country's shrinking forex reserves, while the current political climate is not helping sentiments either.
511 Aug 2015 Tue
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak is prepared to grant greater autonomy to the East Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak in a move expected to stave off attempts by secessionists.
604 Aug 2015 Tue
ASEAN needs to do more to resolve South China Sea issues peacefully and cooperatively, Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman says at the opening of the 48th ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Kuala Lumpur.
703 Aug 2015 Mon
Currently, under the election rules, candidates vying for parliamentary seats can spend up to US$52,000 and up to US$26,000 for state seats during the campaign period. There is no limit when it comes to political party spending.
831 Jul 2015 Fri
The Malaysian Islamic Development Department said those who continue to do so could be seen as victims of foreign powers who are trying to tarnish Malaysia's dignity and prestige.
927 Jul 2015 Mon
Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has urged Prime Minister Najib Razak to explain the corruption scandal surrounding troubled state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).
1027 Jul 2015 Mon
Malaysia is in a better position than they were during the Asian financial crisis in 1997 to weather the exodus of funds, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department in charge of economic planning.