Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. Photo: Kyodo

Mahathir mulls state control of big Malaysian firms after past moves spooked investors

  • Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s administration has sought to make major state-linked firms more efficient to meet promise of lowering living costs
  • However, Mahathir walks a tightrope in seeking to overhaul these firms, in sectors such as internet and electricity, without causing an earnings upheaval
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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. Photo: Kyodo
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