Monday, 28 September 2020

An unexpected twist in Sabah polls outcome? Let’s live in hope!

Gabungan Rakyat Sabah, with 38 seats, may look like it has won the Sabah state election over Warisan Plus, which had 32 seats. But there could yet be an unexpected twist. The...

Sabah state election updates

Latest 11.57pm: Warisan Plus - 32; GRS - 38, Independents - 3 https://twitter.com/i/lists/5728161 Turnout at noon (2020) - 41% Turnout (2018) - 77.5%

High noon for Malaysia as Anwar makes his move

When Anwar Ibrahim made his move at noon, many Malaysians were sceptical about whether he really had the numbers for a "formidable majority" to bring down Muhyiddin Yassin's government. When Anwar Ibrahim...

This is what happens when you pour concrete and asphalt all over

Today in Kuala Lumpur, but it could just as well be anywhere else in the country where politicians and planners turn cities into concrete jungles. Flood waters even...

Chairman of China construction giant ‘jumps off building’

Hong Kong’s biggest circulation newspaper, The Standard, has reported on its website the passing of the chairman of state-owned infrastructure builder China Railway Construction Corporation, Chen Fenjian, 58, on Sunday. “Chen had...

Post-MCO: Mega-projects as usual in Penang?

This is a little online forum I did with Penang Ikram recently on why Penang's mega-projects must be reviewed.