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East & Southeast Asia: An Annotated Directory of Internet Resources
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Malaysia: Politics & Society
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Government Offices Political Parties Foreign Relations
Political & Social Issues   The Dismissal & Trials of Anwar Ibrahim, & the 1999 Elections
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Government Offices
Prime Minister's Office of Malaysia Information on the prime minister, his speeches & writings; Malaysian government offices, foreign missions, & national policies; highlights of government projects
Federation of Malaysia: Government List of links to government Web sites from "Political Resources on the Internet"
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Political Parties
Barisan Nasional Official site of the ruling party of Malaysia: information on its history, structure, objectives, component parties, & parliamentary election results since 1955
Federation of Malaysia: Parties List of links to political parties & reports on elections from "Political Resources on the Internet"
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Foreign Relations
Institute of Diplomacy and Foreign Relations (IDFR) "an agency under the Prime Minister's Department ... with the aim of providing formal basic and follow-up training to Malaysian Foreign Service officers, and other officials from the public sector"
Malaysia's Foreign Policy A summary statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Content-Rich Ministry of Foreign Affairs Diplomatic missions, treaties, agreements, important visits, Exchange Control Measure (ECM), etc.
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Political & Social Issues
Amnesty International Report: Malaysia
New2005; 20042003; 2002; 2001; 2000
Reports on human rights conditions
NewChinese Diaspora: Malaysia Jonathan Kent on the Chinese in the Malay peninsula (BBC News, Mar. 3, 2005)
Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Malaysia
2003; 20022001; 2000; 1999; 1998
Reports by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of the U.S. Department of State
The Distributional Consequences of Monetary Policy: Evidence from Malaysia A World Bank Policy Research Working Paper by Ilker Domac (1999)
Human Rights Watch World Report 2002: Malaysia Human rights developments; defending human rights; the role of the international community
Institute of Strategic & International Studies (ISIS), Malaysia Research projects & publications of government agency; Malaysian economic database & statistics; Vision 2020, working paper presented by Prime Minister Mahathir
Internet Law Library: Malaysia Originally developed under the direction of the Law Revision Counsel of the U.S. House of Representatives
Internet under Surveillance 2004: Malaysia From Reporters sans frontières's 2004 report on "Obstacles to the free flow of information online"
Laws of Malaysia Free access to full-text Malaysian statutes, compiled by Malaysian law firm Tay & Partners
Malaysia: Living with Perceptions - The Importance of Transparency Working paper by by Tunku Abdul Aziz, Transparency International's national co-ordinator for Malaysia (Oct. 1998)
Malaysian Chinese Association (in English & Chinese) News & information
Malaysia Elections 2004 An AsiaTODAY special report (March 29, 2004): political parties & government offices; election specials/regional sources; editorials; regional news sources
NewMalaysia Portal of Forest and Trade Asia "Malaysia-specific information on forest certification and responsible wood sourcing ... as well as news about foresty issues in Malaysia"
NewMalaysia's Blind Path to Progress Ioannis Gatsiounis on Malaysia's balancing act of "Modernization without Westernization" (Asia Times, Feb. 11, 2005)
Passing the Mantle: A New Leadership for Malaysia Woodrow Wilson International Center Asia Special Report by Bridget Welsh, Karim Raslan, & M. Bakri Musa (September 2003; PDF format)
Social Watch Country Report: Malaysia Compiled by an international network checking on the fulfillment of internationally agreed commitments on poverty eradication & equality: present situation; progress & regression; signatures & ratifications
Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) : Voice of the Malaysian Peoples "a non-governmental Malaysian human rights organisation working for a free, equal, just & sustainable society"
Vision 2020, The Multimedia Supercorridor and Malaysian Universities Marika Vicziany and Marlia Puteh on Malaysia's integration into the world system, Mahathir’s vision for Malaysia’s future, & the role of higher education (Proceedings of the 15th Biennial Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia in Canberra, 2004; PDF format)
World Legal Information Institute: Malaysia Laws & legal information, organized by various categories
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The Dismissal & Trials of Anwar Ibrahim, & The 1999 Elections
Anwar Online Original Web site in support of Anwar Ibrahim, the deposed & indicted deputy prime minister of Malaysia
AsiaTODAY Special Report: Malaysian Elections Election coverage; government sites; political parties; commentary; related books (Dec. 6, 1999)
BBC News Special Report: Malaysia's Big Trial News stories & analyses; timeline; profiles of Mahathir & Anwar; links
BBC News Special Report: Malaysia's Snap Election (Nov. 1999) News & analysis with maps & charts, guide to the candidates & the opposition alliance, the Mahathir record, & the Anwar case
CNN - Chronology of Malaysian Political Turbulence Chronology of events leading to court's rejection of request for bail by Anwar on January 16, 1999
Human Rights Watch: Arrests in Malaysia Background to Anwar's arrest, the Internal Security Act, the Official Secrets Act, & other important court cases (Oct. 1998)

The International Free Anwar Campaign

Anwar's trials & appeals; photo gallery; archive of news coverage of Anwar's trials
Malaysian Dissident Now Eyes World Stage Simon Montlake on the recently freed former deputy prime minister Anwar preparing to be a mediator between US neoconservatives and the Muslim world (Christian Science Monitor, Nov. 23, 2004)
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