Campaigners say a lack of action on stopping child marriage means the state is failing to protect vulnerable children from predatory behaviour. What are the facts behind the furore?
Beijing has overtaken Singapore as Malaysia’s top source of real estate investment after thousands of rich Chinese citizens took opportunities for residency. Is this new wave of Chinese influence going to boom or bust Malaysian interests?
Brunei’s economic growth has been one of Southeast Asia’s biggest success stories. Skilled foreign labour has driven this boom.
Malaysia’s parliament is to vote on amendments which would increase the severity of sentences which the country’s Shariah courts can pass. Minority groups worry this is a slow march to an Islamic penal code.