In Malaysia, talk of a state of emergency reaches fever pitch
But scant details about what the anticipated measure will involve.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin's audience with the King on Friday had lasted almost two hours amid feverish speculation that a state of emergency was about to be declared.Please subscribe or log in to continue reading the full article. Read more: The Straits Times »
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Malaysian opposition politicians condemn possible emergency measures amid speculationKUALA LUMPUR: As rumours swirl of a possible state of emergency due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Malaysia, opposition politicians have cried foul ...
Six questions about: Declaring an emergency in Malaysia
Cabinet Minister Annuar Musa defends need for emergency in Malaysia, asks what laws can delay pollsMost Malaysians do not want to go to the ballot, he said.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Malaysia may proclaim 'economic emergency' to avert snap polls amid pandemic: sources[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's Cabinet has been locked in a special meeting since Friday morning, with the government leaders discussing proposals to ensure that the upcoming Budget session in Parliament does not result in snap elections amid the resurgent wave of coronavirus infections. Read more at The Business Times.
What happens if an emergency is declared in Malaysia?KUALA LUMPUR - The Malaysian government is seeking to invoke emergency powers and is awaiting the King's consent to do so.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Malaysian PM seeks king's nod to declare state of emergency, sources say MALAYSIA N Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin is reported to have asked the king to declare a state of emergency, according to two sources with direct knowledge of the matter. Read more at The Business Times.