Webinar on “Malay Politics: Parlous Condition, Continuing Problems”

 

In this webinar, Dr Khoo Boo Teik answers two questions about the powerful ideological force that have dominated Malaysia for the past several decades. How has Malay politics turned more parlous although it dominates a system of ethnic politics, and why does Malay politics in its parlous condition remain a powerful ideological force.

 

 

Webinar on “Malaysia and the Youths: MUDA’s Mobilisation Efforts”

 

In this webinar, YB Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman presented on issues such as corruption, lack of equal access to education, job loss and furloughed employees, human rights issues, and the clashes between liberalism and conservatism that continue to haunt Malaysia and his motivations for starting MUDA.

 

 

Webinar on “Sabah’s September 2020 State Elections: What Just Happened?”

 

In this webinar, Dr Arnold Puyok and Dr Anantha Raman Govindasamy reflect on the results of the freshly concluded polls of the Sabah state election. They unpack the wins and losses, the main factors that played out, and the implications of this historic moment.

 

 

Webinar on “The Recently-Concluded Parliamentary Session: A Participant’s Observations”

 

In this webinar, YB Wong Shu Qi gave a review of the recently concluded parliamentary session of Malaysia’s new Perikatan Nasional government.

 

 

Webinar Book Launch on “As Empires Fell: The Life and Times of Lee Hau-Shik, the First Finance Minister of Malaya”

 

The ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute has launched a new biography authored by Dr Ooi Kee Beng, titled As Empires Fell: The Life and Times of Lee Hau-Shik, the First Finance Minister of Malaya on 27 August 2020.

 

 

Webinar on “The 1963 Malaysia Agreement: Pakatan’s Failed Restoration and Perikatan’s Fledging Initiatives”

 

In this webinar, Dr Johan Ariffin discusses the MA63 issues, the unfulfilled promises by the signatories of MA63, and federal-state relationship with regards to revenue.

 

 

Webinar on “The Sarawak State Election: What Lies Ahead?”

 

In this webinar, YB Tuan Baru Bian shared his insights on politics in Sarawak, and discussed questions such as: will the ruling Sarawak GPS coalition continue to lose Dayak support in the forthcoming state election? And how will the native community rights continue to feature?

 

 

Webinar on “Malaysian Business Associations in a Changing Landscape: Recent Issues and Future Challenges”

 

In this webinar, Dr Michael Schaper explores how the chambers of commerce, trade associations and professional bodies are adapting to challenges presented by the Covid-19 pandemic in Malaysia, and what is the likely future for such organisations.

 

 

Webinar on “What’s in Store for Malaysia’s House? Anticipating Parliament’s July Sitting”

 

In this webinar, Mr Wan Ahmad Fayhsal and Dr Ong Kian Ming discussed the priorities for Perikatan Nasional and Pakatan Harapan as the Malaysian parliament reconvenes on 13th July 2020.

 

 

Webinar on “Malaysia’s COVID-19 Response – the Next Steps”

 

In this webinar, Dr Azrul Mohd Khalib discussed the health response undertaken by the Malaysian government to tackle COVID-19 pandemic while Ms Intan Nadia Jalil shared about the stimulus packages implemented to mitigate COVID-19’s economic fallout.