An academician says now is the best time for Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin to call for a general election. This comes after 69 per cent of close to 3,500 Malaysian voters surveyed by Merdeka Centre said they are satisfied with his performance as prime minister.
Universiti Sains Malaysia’s Dr Azeem Fazwan Ahmad Farouk says it is unwise for the present administration to squabble over prime minister’s position due to their wafer-thin majority in Parliament.
It’s nice to shake hands and hug each other to strengthen bonds but some have forgotten that we’re fighting a pandemic. Stop all that and wear your face masks in public or the lockdown may be re-imposed, “warns” Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Prof Datuk Dr Teo Kok Seong tells Twentytwo13 why group of 115 academicians supports Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s administration.
In embracing the ‘new normal’ Twentytwo13 will round up the biggest news items of the day through The News Normal.
While Perikatan Nasional and Pakatan Harapan both claim to have the majority, they can only convince Malaysians by declaring their support publicly. Till then, it’s all a psychological war where, not the Palace, but the average MPs play kingmakers.
A defiant Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad insists he is still Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia chairman and “sacks” working secretary Capt (Rtd) Muhammad Suhaimi Yahya. But secretary-general Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainudin insists the membership of Dr Mahathir and four others are “automatically nullified”.
Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin may survive the motion of no confidence but will be tested when drawing up Budget 2021 later this year – when unemployment rates are set to soar and economy is depressed because of Covid-19.
Drama or otherwise, the rule of law will determine who wins the top seat in Putrajaya when Parliament resumes, writes senior lawyer Datuk Seri Jahaberdeen Mohamed Yunoos.
Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang (MAEPS) COO Norafizah Rahman details how 150 people worked hard to turn convention centre into temporary Covid-19 hospital.
Twentytwo13 speaks to several stakeholders about the movement control order that starts tomorrow. They say more clarity is needed to address questions raised by the people.
Sarawak and Sabah continue to be important in any power configuration at the federal level in Malaysia, writes columnist Rita Jong.
More parents are considering migrating, hoping the decision will provide their children quality education and better job opportunities.