Malaysia’s Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim speaks during a press conference at the prime minister’s office in Putrajaya on Friday. Photo: AP
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim speaks during a press conference at the prime minister’s office in Putrajaya on Friday. Photo: AP
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Malaysia’s Anwar Ibrahim took finance minister role due to ‘extraordinary circumstances’: ally Rafizi Ramli

  • Rafizi Ramli said he hoped PM Anwar Ibrahim also being finance minister ‘will be an exception, not the norm’ moving forward
  • The newly appointed economy minister told his maiden press conference that Anwar made the ‘difficult decision’ because quick action was required

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim speaks during a press conference at the prime minister’s office in Putrajaya on Friday. Photo: AP
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim speaks during a press conference at the prime minister’s office in Putrajaya on Friday. Photo: AP
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