Malaysia: 1MDB Intimidation by the IGP to come


August 1, 2015 READ THIS: https://therecounter.wordpress.com/2015/08/01/macc-advisor-who-met-sarawak-report-arrested-by-special-branch-as-crackdown-begins/ Malaysia: 1MDB Intimidation by the IGP to come http://www.themalaysianinsider.com The Scared Prime Minister Police have also detained a Deputy Public Prosecutor involved in the recent arrests linked to money from a government agency that allegedly went into Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s private bank accounts, say sources. Malaysian … Continue reading

Malaysia: Big Momma takes on Governor Zeti


July 31, 2015 Malaysia: Big Momma takes on Governor Zeti by John Berthelsen@www.asiasentinel.com http://www.asiasentinel.com/politics/malaysian-pm-wife-seeks-central-bank-governor-ouster/ Two powerful women take center stage in spreading scandal as government clings to power Rosmah Mansor and The “Boss” Prime Minister Najib Razak’s controversial wife, Rosmah Mansor, is trying to drive another powerful woman, internationally respected Bank Negara Governor Zeti Akhtar … Continue reading

David Cameron talks to Najib on Democracy, Civil Rights and Corruption


July 31, 2015 Bilateral Relations David Cameron challenges Malaysian PM Najib Razak on Corruption By Matthew Holehouse, Kuala Lumpur http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/malaysia/11773733/David-Cameron-challenges-Malaysian-PM-Najib-Razak-on-corruption.html A Message to Najib and his Cronies on Doggy Money The Prime Minister urged Mr Razak to clean up his government and challenged the treatment of Anwar Ibrahim, the country’s opposition leader in jail David … Continue reading

Time to welcome Timor Leste into ASEAN


July 31, 2015 Foreign Affairs COMMENT: Friends of Timor Leste welcome this initiative by the Jokowi administration to push for the country’s admission into ASEAN. There are no grounds to postpone this decision and one hopes that come November 2015 ASEAN summit in Kuala Lumpur ASEAN leaders will welcome Timor Leste as a full and … Continue reading

Malaysia: What Collective Responsibility Means


July 31, 2015 Malaysia: What Collective Responsibility Means by Dr. Mavis Puthucheary http://www.themalaymailonline.com The Prime Minister of Malaysia is fully within his constitutional rights to reshuffle the Cabinet, getting rid of those whom he thinks are not loyal to him and packing the Cabinet with a new line-up of faithful supporters. But for him to … Continue reading

Lightning Strike Against Enemies in UMNO and Public Officials may yet save Najib


July 30, 2015 Malaysia: Lightning Strike Against Enemies in UMNO and Public Officials may yet save Najib by P. Gunasegaram@www.malaysiakini.com Whichever way one looks at the changing of the Attorney-General, the appointment of a new Special Branch head and the cabinet reshuffle, they have everything to do with that self-styled strategic development company that isn’t … Continue reading