Biography of the Author Stewart Nixon

Stewart Nixon

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

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  1. Motorists along a highway in Bentong, outside Kuala Lumpur

    Commentary: KL-Singapore HSR termination risks Malaysia falling behind on transport connectivity

    The Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed rail may have been terminated. This isn’t the end of the line but a signal that better processes are needed, ...
  2. A couple looks at the skyline of Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur

    Commentary: What struggling Malaysians need from this Budget is a stronger safety net – and higher taxes

    A rethinking of Malaysia’s tax regime and social welfare programmes is overdue, says Stewart Nixon.
  3. A man wearing a protective mask crosses a street in front of Petronas Twin Towers, amid the coronav

    Commentary: Malaysia goes slow on COVID-19 reopening for good reason

    A look at economic headline figures suggest Malaysia’s management of the coronavirus has been impressive, says Stewart Nixon.
  4. Malaysia reopens majority of businesses after a shutdown to fight the coronavirus disease COVID-19

    Commentary: Malaysia succeeded in suppressing COVID-19 but here comes the harder part

    Lifting the Movement Control Order to reopen the economy alone won’t save Malaysian jobs, says Stewart Nixon.
  5. People wait in line to be tested for coronavirus at a makeshift centre, during the movement control

    Commentary: Malaysia is beating all these brutal COVID-19 expectations

    Malaysia’s effectiveness in tackling the COVID-19 outbreak in the absence of critical advantages and extensive resources offers an instructive ...