Real reforms in education needed if Malaysia is serious about TN50

This article first appeared in Study International News on January 15, 2018.

Malaysia’s sprawling and highly ambitious blueprint for 2020 to 2050, popularly known as the TN50, is touted to envision a future where its students will be in the 10th percentile worldwide in the international assessment tests PISA and TIMSS.

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Economy should focus more on investment driven growth, says ex-deputy BNM governor

This article first appeared in The Edge Financial Daily on January 12, 2018.

KUALA LUMPUR: Increasing investments is also an important driver of economic growth, former Bank Negara Malaysia deputy governor Tan Sri Lin See Yan said, adding that economic performance should not focus solely on private and public consumption.

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