Maszlee Malik (left), then education minister, is part of the Malaysian receiving delegation as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad (centre) greets Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on December 19. Photo: DPA Maszlee Malik (left), then education minister, is part of the Malaysian receiving delegation as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad (centre) greets Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on December 19. Photo: DPA
Maszlee Malik (left), then education minister, is part of the Malaysian receiving delegation as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad (centre) greets Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on December 19. Photo: DPA

Letters | Who will Malaysia’s next education chief be? Mahathir keeps them guessing

  • Names that could be thrown in the hat include prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim, his daughter, former trade and industry minister Mustapa Mohamed, and even Mahathir’s son

Topic |   Malaysia
Maszlee Malik (left), then education minister, is part of the Malaysian receiving delegation as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad (centre) greets Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on December 19. Photo: DPA Maszlee Malik (left), then education minister, is part of the Malaysian receiving delegation as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad (centre) greets Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on December 19. Photo: DPA
Maszlee Malik (left), then education minister, is part of the Malaysian receiving delegation as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad (centre) greets Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on December 19. Photo: DPA
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