PETALING JAYA: Former Law Minister Zaid Ibrahim thinks that Malaysians are generally lackadaisical i.e. they don’t get angry enough to want to fight for reform. “Public will and insistence is crucial to bring about meaningful change for better governance.” Continue reading “M’sians too lackadaisical to fight for reforms, says Zaid”
Malaysia’s prime minister is more powerful than the US president in terms of institutional strength because the head of state here can “ignore” Parliament unlike the Congress in America, a DAP lawmaker said today. Continue reading “Malaysia’s PM more powerful than US president, MP claims”
Malaysian universities are failing to move up the global university rankings because their research is generally not of top class quality and they have an acute lack of the “star” academics whose work would attract a huge number of citations. Continue reading “Radical approach needed for Malaysian universities to reach global Top 100”
Indonesia’s new President Joko Widodo, popularly known as Jokowi, faces multiple challenges as he seeks to deliver on his electoral promises in a country where the provinces are increasingly powerful, communal identity growing and parliament dominated by the opposition, according to Indonesia expert Farish Noor, an associate professor at RSIS in Singapore.
KUCHING: The significance of Malaysia Day on Sept 16 should be observed by all Malaysians in accordance with the historical facts.
Dua ahli politik Malaysia Timur cuba meredakan keinginan Sabah dan Sarawak untuk meninggalkan Malaysia, tetapi seorang ahli akademik dan pakar dalam subjek tersebut berkata, sentimen tersebut sedang menjadi satu gerakan selepas 51 tahun negara ini bersatu. Continue reading “Adakah Sabah dan Sarawak betul-betul mahu meninggalkan Malaysia?”
KUALA LUMPUR: Two leaders from Sabah and Sarawak, one from the Opposition and another from the ruling Barisan Nasional (BN), found common ground on the Sept 16, 1963 Federation of Sabah and Sarawak with the peninsula. Continue reading “The Right Perspective on 1963 Federation”