Malaysian Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim needs to find a finance minister who can steer the economy and help him hold onto power. Photo: Bernama/dpa
Malaysian Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim needs to find a finance minister who can steer the economy and help him hold onto power. Photo: Bernama/dpa
Malaysia

Malaysia needs a new economic champion. Who will Anwar pick?

  • Malaysia’s new prime minister is looking for a finance minister who can steer the economy’s fragile recovery amid concerns of a global slowdown
  • The job is widely seen as a training ground for future prime ministers – and there’s numerous names in the mix given the coalition Anwar now heads

Malaysian Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim needs to find a finance minister who can steer the economy and help him hold onto power. Photo: Bernama/dpa
Malaysian Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim needs to find a finance minister who can steer the economy and help him hold onto power. Photo: Bernama/dpa
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