Ooi Kok Hin
Ooi Kok Hin is Monbukagakusho scholar and graduate student at the Graduate School of Political Science, Waseda University in Tokyo.
Singapore’s election: Why aren’t the winners smiling?
While the People’s Action Party was assured of holding power once more, the results didn’t all flow its way.
Messy is the new order: Succession time in Malaysia
Rather than a personality rivalry between Mahathir and Anwar, a wider decentralisation of political power is underway.
In Malaysia, flipping over the script
Proposed changes to a school textbook have sparked a public debate that goes to the heart of national identity.