Biography of the Author Serina Rahman

Serina Rahman

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

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  1. FILE PHOTO: Commuters wait for a transport to leave the Woodlands Causeway across to Singapore from

    Commentary: Frustrated with tightened COVID-19 restrictions, Johor residents hope this MCO is the last

    With this MCO, Johor residents face a double whammy after coping for months with restrictions on commute to Singapore where many used to earn ...
  2. Installation ceremony of Malaysia's 16th King

    Commentary: Malaysian king steers a country through rough waters

    In the eyes of ordinary Malaysians, the Agong has shepherded the country through some of its toughest tests in recent days amid the pandemic, says ...
  3. A Malaysian who used to work in Singapore selling drinks in Kempas Johor Bahru

    Commentary: The former Malaysian workers in Singapore caught in limbo in Johor

    Many Malaysian workers who used to work in Singapore have returned to Johor – and are struggling to find new ways to support themselves and their ...
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    Commentary: Kelantan’s epic struggles with great, yellow floods each monsoon

    With lucrative revenue streams at stake, the state government has little incentive to do more to stop perennial floods, says Serina Abdul Rahman.
  5. Pakatan Harapan supporters

    Commentary: Many unrealised promises to tackle, as the Pakatan Harapan government approaches 100 days in office

    As the Pakatan Harapan government heads towards a milestone 100 days in office, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute’s Serina Rahman takes stock of the ...
  6. Celebration in Malaysia after general election

    Commentary: Malaysia reborn? Does GE14 spell an end to racial politics?

    Many had predicted a Malay tsunami would rise up against the ruling party but what happened instead was a tsunami rakyat, where voters voted with ...
  7. Johor Sultan Ibrahim

    Commentary: Neutral but holding great sway, the royal family’s influence over Johor’s vote in the election

    The Sultan of Johor and the royal family have huge influence over affairs of the Johor state, says ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute’s Serina Rahman.
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    Commentary: Predict how Johor will vote in Malaysia’s general election? The only certainty is uncertainty

    Is Johor really a guaranteed vote bank for UMNO and the ruling Barisan Nasional? ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute’s Serina Rahman takes a closer look ...