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Malaysian New Economic Policy

Anwar's acquittal is Malaysia's chance to move on and tackle real problems

Anwar Ibrahim's acquittal on politically motivated and probably trumped up charges of sodomy should now clear the way for a real contest in Malaysia's general election whenever Prime Minister Najib Razak dares to call one, but at least by March next year.

Saturday, 14 January, 2012, 12:00am

Mainland to step up economic cooling moves

The central government will step up measures to prevent economic overheating and its main economic goal is to control investment and export growth, according to the top planning agency.

3 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Racial quota angers Chinese retailers

Business owners may be forced to sell 30pc to native Malays

Chinese business leaders are angry at the revival of plans to force business owners to restructure, sell 30 per cent of companies to native Malays and bring in more Malays as directors.

26 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Growth rate on target to confront future challenges

MESSAGE As we are celebrating our 40th anniversary of Malaysia National Day today, I wish to extend my warmest greetings and felicitations to the people of the Hong Kong SAR and to friends and readers of the South China Morning Post.

31 Aug 1997 - 12:00am


The distinguished economist who became head of Bank Bumiputra's international banking division. Jailed for five years in March, last year, for US$238 million (HK$1.84 billion) fraud. Extradited from France where he was working for the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

21 Sep 1996 - 12:00am