29 Apr '18, 2pm

This Malaysian Election (GE-14) is different

This Malaysian Election (GE-14) is different

by Dr. Bridget Welsh, John Cabot University http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2018/04/29/this-malaysian-election-is-different/ Malaysia’s government has dissolved the Parliament to make way for the 14th General Election (GE14). The country will go to the polls on 9 May. From afar, this election seems like a repeat of the last election in 2013, when a polarised electorate was divided over the governance of the Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition led by Prime Minister Najib Razak. Questions of leadership, ethnic inclusion, economic management and democratic reform were at the heart of the earlier polls. These issues remain important. But now there is greater electoral competitiveness, a reformulated opposition and international intervention in an election that will be a crossroads for democracy and governance in Malaysia. In 2013, the campaign centred on Najib. Painted as a reformer,...

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