Chan Kok Leong

Chan is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight. You can follow him on Twitter.

E-mail: [email protected]


4 weeks ago

Vast majority of Malaysians dissatisfied with Perikatan, poll finds

Cited reasons include poor handling of the Covid-19 pandemic and the fall in global anti-corruption ranking.

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Vast majority of Malaysians dissatisfied with Perikatan, poll finds

4 weeks ago

Nearly 50,000 active Covid-19 cases as daily numbers keep rising

14 people died of the virus in the last 24 hours.

Nearly 50,000 active Covid-19 cases as daily numbers keep rising

4 weeks ago

9 out 10 unhappy with Perikatan handling of Covid-19

The Malaysian Insight’s Twitter, Facebook lighting poll shows anger over MCO 2.0.

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9 out 10 unhappy with Perikatan handling of Covid-19

1 month ago

What’s not to 'like' about Najib?

As Zahid’s popularity peters out, former PM’s star is rising again on social media.

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What’s not to 'like' about Najib?

1 month ago

Ousting of Umno president begins, say analysts

They expect calls for Zahid's resignation to intensify as party elections near.

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Ousting of Umno president begins, say analysts


1 month ago

Economist accuses govt of using outdated indicators

Finance minister touts contraction of 2.7% in Q3 but numbers mask pain for man on the street.

Economist accuses govt of using outdated indicators

1 month ago

Malaysia in danger of perpetual MCOs, says expert

Authorities not finding hotspots, not doing enough mass testing, says Musa Mohd Nordin.

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Malaysia in danger of perpetual MCOs, says expert

1 month ago

Emergency order to keep PM in power, says Anwar

Opposition leader says Muhyiddin Yassin’s position is untenable, calls for emergency Parliament meeting.

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Emergency order to keep PM in power, says Anwar

1 month ago

Improved transport aids spread of Covid-19, says Dr Mahathir

Former PM points to ease at which population can roam country as key factor in transmission of virus.

Improved transport aids spread of Covid-19, says Dr Mahathir

1 month ago

Opposition MPs to urge king to rescind emergency order

Sources say Pakatan and Pejuang MPs will jointly urge the Agong to rescind the proclamation as it is not necessary.

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Opposition MPs to urge king to rescind emergency order

1 month ago

Emergency buys Muhyiddin time, say analysts

They say the prime minister will attempt to persuade lawmakers to back him but is unlikely to succeed.

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Emergency buys Muhyiddin time, say analysts

1 month ago

Emergency laws will allow govt to use private health assets, facilities

Agong must assent, move to lighten load on public hospitals, says PM.

Emergency laws will allow govt to use private health assets, facilities

1 month ago

Muhyiddin denies emergency a ‘coup’

Perikatan Nasional on shaky grounds, PM says proclamation to give govt more powers to fight Covid-19.

Muhyiddin denies emergency a ‘coup’

1 month ago

No inter-state travel throughout Malaysia, says PM

This is to prevent further spread of Covid-19.

No inter-state travel throughout Malaysia, says PM

1 month ago

Stricter curbs back to halt surge in cases, says PM

Three levels of restrictions are in force for 2 week from Wednesday. 

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Stricter curbs back to halt surge in cases, says PM