Malaysia’s Muhyiddin Yassin stepped down as prime minister on Monday after months of political turmoil culminated in the loss of his majority, but his resignation is likely to open another chapter of...
Muhyidddin's departure comes less than 18 months after taking office.
Prime Minister Muhyiddin was earlier seen entering the national palace on Monday, after reports he would tender his resignation to the king.
“Tomorrow, there will be a special Cabinet meeting. After that, he will head to (the palace) to submit his resignation,” Redzuan was quoted as saying.
The announcement by the United Malays National Organization was followed by the resignation of Energy and Natural Resources Minister Shamsul Anuar Nasarah, who is from the party.
A group of youngsters, stranded in Malaysia, appealed to the state government to help them repatriate.
Malaysia reported 17,045 new Covid-19 infections in the highest daily spike since the outbreak, bringing the national total to 1,013,438, the health ministry has said.
Malaysia has reported a new daily high of 17,045 infections.
Malaysia reported 15,573 new COVID-19 infections in the highest daily spike since the outbreak, bringing the national total to 980,491, the Health Ministry said Friday.
Malaysia's lower house of parliament is set to reconvene from July 26 for a five-day sitting after it was suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic earlier this year, the government said on Monday.