United Malays National Organisation (UMNO)

UMNO will contest Malaysia’s next election alone, but can it win?

Malaysia’s UMNO party, part of the ruling coalition, has said that it will not cooperate with Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin in the next general election and will contest the election alone. However, analysts believe that the approach is not practical as it could cost the party and won’t be enough to bring it back to power.



Najib the immovable – can anyone remove him from power?

Against the backdrop of wave after wave of corruption scandals and rising opposition in Malaysia, Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak seems – paradoxically – more securely entrenched than ever.




Will Muhyiddin be the next PM of Malaysia?

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailAs Najib and the UMNO seek to root out their critics they are leaving new enemies in their wake. Of these emerging challengers Muhyiddin and…


Will Malays always support UMNO?

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailBy Holly Reeves “The Malays now do not weigh their own beliefs,” former Malaysian strongman Mahathir Mohamad complained this week, saying the country’s largest ethnic…


Mahathir and the Breakfast Club

Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailBy: Vanitha Nadaraj 90-year-old Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad stood up to tell the media that he wants his one-time protégé to step down at a…