One Malaysia

By merahza | Fragmentations and cracks in the One

Making laws after bedtime: When Parliament continued after midnight

On Thursday night, Parliament discussions carried on into the wee hours of the morning. ― File picKUALA LUMPUR, April 8 ― This week’s Parliament …

Gun Control

Its a shame – Malaysia play host for the deadly Military Industrial Complex

Its simply deplorable that Malaysia have been staging this dastardly event <i>annually</i> for the world’s “Military Industrial Complex” (MIC)<p>The wretched …

Malaysia’s criminal state of mind

<b>NewMandala</b><p>Manjit Bhatia<p><b>Malaysian PM Najib Razak is using the assassination of Kim Jong-nam to deflect heat from ongoing scandal and economic slowdown</b> …

Najib rebranding himself, says The Economist

The respected weekly says the prime minister’s strategy is to rebrand himself as a devout Muslim while working to break up the already split …

British embassy questioned whether Malaysian PM cleared of corruption

Exclusive: diplomatic cable said an investigation into mysterious $700m found in Najib Razak’s bank account had not absolved him of corruption<p>The British embassy in Kuala Lumpur has questioned a claim by the Malaysian prime minister, Najib Razak, that his country’s anti-graft agency had cleared him …

Malaysia

Invitation to Dr M for Agong's installation 'withdrawn'

The invitation from the Conference of Rulers to Dr Mahathir Mohamad to attend the installation of the next Yang di-Pertuan Agong on Dec 13 at the …

Report: M'sian Armed Forces chief in Myanmar to repair ties

Malaysia's Armed Forces chief General Zulkifeli Mohd Zin is reportedly in Myanmar to repair ties following a diplomatic row.<p>According to <i>Myanmar …

Present problems can't be solved by divine intervention

We must end malfeasance and crime here and now, not wait for divine revelations from above.<p>COMMENT<p><b>By TK Chua</b><p>I find it odd that Malaysians in general …

World News, Politics, Economics, Business & Finance

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Economics

Someone brought a really polite sign to the huge Malaysia #Bersih5 protest

<b>MashableAsia</b><p>Over the weekend, thousands of protesters rallied in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur to demand Prime Minister Najib Razak’s …

Malaysia Caught in Currency Ripples - Bloomberg Gadfly

Malaysia's central bank should be careful what it wishes for. Attempts to arrest the slump in the ringgit risk unintended consequences that may be …

Banking

Musa Hitam: Bersih 'best thing to happen' in Malaysia - Nation

PETALING JAYA: Last Saturday's Bersih 5 rally was the best thing to happen in the country, said former deputy prime minister Tun Musa Hitam.<p>He added …

Malaysia

Malaysians rallied again and again against corrupt government

<i>The Constitution “has either authorized such a government as we have had, or has been powerless to prevent it.”</i> – <b>Lysander Spooner</b><p>BERSIH5 Rally on …

Malaysia

In Malaysia, almost everything is an ‘official secret’

<b>DW</b><p>The conviction of an opposition lawmaker under Malaysia’s Official Secrets Act has renewed calls for the law’s repeal. Activists say the …

Action taken against AmBank executives, says ministry

In written reply to Petaling Jaya Utara MP Tony Pua, Finance Ministry reveals Bank Negara investigated Joanne Yu and Cheah Tek Kuang over …

George Soros had expressed a personal interest in coming Malaysian General Election

<b>TheMalayMail</b><p>KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 31 — Leaked minutes of meeting between the Open Societies Foundation (OSF) and local groups, exposed by DC Leaks, …

Leonardo DiCaprio to return any funds linked to Malaysian 1MDB fraud

US justice department probes alleged money laundering that may have entangled actor’s film The Wolf of Wall Street and environmental foundation<p>Leonardo DiCaprio is aiding the investigation into a Malaysian embezzlement scam linked to his hit film The Wolf of Wall Street, according to his …

Malaysia

Dr M: Budget 2017 meaningless, Putrajaya has no money

Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak is slated to table Budget 2017 in Parliament on Friday, with political pundits wondering if it would include the …

Dr M: Bajet 2017 tidak bermakna, Putrajaya tidak ada wang

Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Razak dijadual membentangkan Bajet 2017 di Dewan Rakyat, Jumaat ini, dengan pemerhati politik tertanya-tanya sama …

Leonardo DiCaprio and the #1MDB scandal

<b>FT</b><p>Star contacted DoJ on claims stolen money used to fund ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’<p>Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio reached out to the US Department …

21st Century

Malaysia: Crackdown on Free Speech Intensifies

The Criminalization of Peaceful Expression in Malaysia<p><b>HumanRightsWatch</b><p><b>Ordinary Citizens Targeted Alongside Activists, Politicians</b><p>(Kuala Lumpur) – …

Global Financial Crisis Demands LaRouche’s Four Laws

<b>Larouche Pac</b><p>The creme-de-la-creme of the bankrupt international financial elite gathered Friday in Washington, D.C. for the opening of the IMF/World …

The law of rule in Malaysia

<b>NewMandala</b><p><b>James Giggacher</b><p><b>1MDB shows that an already fragile rule of law is being stretched to the limits, writes James Giggacher.</b><p>Malaysia’s rule of …

Outgoing US envoy responds to DOJ suit and 'MO1'

When the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) civil suit related to 1MDB was announced in July, the questions on people's minds were: How would …