Malaysia’s PM Anwar Ibrahim arrives at Parliament House in Kuala Lumpur ahead of a confidence vote. Photo: EPA-EFE
Malaysia’s PM Anwar Ibrahim arrives at Parliament House in Kuala Lumpur ahead of a confidence vote. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Malaysia’s PM Anwar Ibrahim set to plan reformist agenda after winning confidence vote

  • Motion of confidence in Anwar’s leadership was passed by voice vote in parliament’s lower house, after nearly four hours of debating
  • Anwar can now focus on laying out his priorities, including to revitalise the economy and ‘further open up the democratic space’, observers say

Malaysia’s PM Anwar Ibrahim arrives at Parliament House in Kuala Lumpur ahead of a confidence vote. Photo: EPA-EFE
Malaysia’s PM Anwar Ibrahim arrives at Parliament House in Kuala Lumpur ahead of a confidence vote. Photo: EPA-EFE
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