Will Pakatan Harapan live up to its name?

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(May 11): Although Pakatan Harapan (PH) has won the general election convincingly, there could well be more political turmoil in the months ahead, say economists.

Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced on Friday that Malaysia’s king is willing to pardon jailed politician Anwar Ibrahim immediately.

Anwar is the de facto leader of the Pakatan Harapan alliance that won Malaysia’s election earlier this week, ending the Barisan Nasional’s six-decade rule.

He is expected to potentially take over as prime minister, once he...(click on link for full story on theedgesingapore.com)