Day: August 25, 2008

Malaysia: Anwar's party warns of vote rigging

24 Aug 2008 PERMATANG PAUH, Malaysia: Malaysia’s opposition expressed concerns Sunday that the government may be resorting to fraud in a by-election this week to prevent opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim from entering Parliament.

Malaysian PM says fuel price cut not political: report

The Economic Times: 24 Aug 2008 KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian premier Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said a recent move to cut petrol prices by 5.6 percent to 2.55 ringgit (0.76 dollars) a litre was not politically motivated, according to a report Sunday.