General Election in Malaysia: Status Quo or Change Afoot?

The 14th Malaysian General Election, with dissolution of Parliament likely to take place before April 16*, will pit Prime Minister Najib Razak against a reworked opposition coalition lead by his mentor and predecessor, the former Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohammad, running on an anti-corruption platform.

Our speaker, Adib Zalkapli, Senior Associate at Vriens & Partners provided an update on recent political developments in Malaysia, likely election scenarios, and the impact on the next government’s policy options.