Biography of the Author Oh Ei Sun

Oh Ei Sun

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. FILE PHOTO: Malaysia's Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin poses for a picture at the parliament,

    Commentary: A convenient state of emergency amid challenging times in Malaysia

    Malaysians have expressed concerns over the declaration of a state of emergency. The political implications are grave, says Oh Ei Sun.
  2. Malaysia opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim attends a news conference in Kuala Lumpur

    Commentary: Always almost there - will Anwar Ibrahim ever become Prime Minister of Malaysia?

    Anwar Ibrahim’s political career has been filled with many challenges for the top job. He will have to demonstrate he can be a prime minister for ...
  3. Sabah Political Wrap 02

    Commentary: Sabah state election ignites fresh Game of Thrones jostling in Malaysian politics

    Sabahans will go to the polls on Saturday (Sep 26) to determine their state government but what’s at stake are questions over national-level ...
  4. Najib and Muhyiddin

    Commentary: Malaysia in a delicate balance after Najib Razak’s conviction

    Najib Razak’s verdict has left UMNO divided, the opposition Pakatan Harapan coalition hopeful and Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin more guarded ...
  5. Muhyiddin Yassin insisted he would be a prime minister for all Malaysians

    Commentary: Muhyiddin Yassin, the all-seasoned politician, who rose to Malaysia’s pinnacle of power

    Newly sworn-in Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has deeply conservative beliefs, but has demonstrated incredible political savviness in ...
  6. Muhyiddin Yassin takes oath during the swearing-in ceremony as the 8th prime minister of Malaysia i

    Commentary: Muhyiddin Yassin’s interesting Cabinet line-up provides food for thought

    Muhyiddin Yassin’s new Cabinet appointments reflects political and functional necessities, says Oh Ei Sun.
  7. Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad speaks during an interview with Reuters in Putrajaya

    Commentary: Why Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad should set a timeline for handover

    Uncertainty over political succession will distract Malaysia from resolving other more pressing national issues, says Oh Ei Sun.