Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waves as he arrives for a meeting at the parliament building in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. Photo: EPA Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waves as he arrives for a meeting at the parliament building in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. Photo: EPA
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waves as he arrives for a meeting at the parliament building in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. Photo: EPA
Dr Ismail Bakar
Opinion

Opinion

Dr Ismail Bakar

Malaysia faces a make-or-break economic moment. Can Muhyiddin’s maiden budget deliver?

  • Malaysia’s dreams of becoming a high-income economy have been put on hold amid the devastation wrought by the coronavirus pandemic
  • Getting back on track calls for some difficult decisions to be made and will require tremendous political will, says Dr Ismail Bakar

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waves as he arrives for a meeting at the parliament building in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. Photo: EPA Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waves as he arrives for a meeting at the parliament building in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. Photo: EPA
Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waves as he arrives for a meeting at the parliament building in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. Photo: EPA
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