10 Jul '15, 9pm

Fissures appear in Umno as crisis deepens - By Bridget Welsh (Mkini)

By Bridget Welsh Malaysiakini Jul 10, 2015 COMMENT As Prime Minister and Finance Minister Najib Razak faces explosive allegations of embezzlement, corruption and electoral manipulation that go to the very core of his leadership and the legitimacy of his government, the country is plunged into yet another crisis. Sadly crises have become common developments of the Najib government, whose responses to 1MDB even before the revelations by The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) brought to the fore questions of economic mismanagement which has undermined the reputation of the Malaysia’s financial institutions. For many, the issue at hand is what Najib will do – he has already done serious damage to the country and unfortunately every day he stays in office, his leadership negatively affects the country’s reputation. Not only is Malaysia’s international credibility is on the line, its cur...

Full article: http://blog.limkitsiang.com/2015/07/11/fissures-appear-in...

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