What's behind Malaysia’s brain drain?


Mustafa K. Anuar

Former health minister Khairy Jamaluddin, in a September 29 episode of his ‘Keluar Sekejap’ podcast, acknowledges that the brain drain facing the country is partly attributed to the ‘second-class citizen’ treatment accorded to non-Malays over the years. – YouTube screen grab, October 4, 2023.

Commentary by Mustafa K. Anuar

FORMER health minister Khairy Jamaluddin made the headlines recently when he acknowledged that there was another factor that has contributed in part to the continuing and worrying brain drain faced by the country.


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  • Bullshit. Only now he says this. Discrimination and second class treatment of non Malays has been going on for decades. Stop this bloody pretense KJ

    Posted 4 months ago by Jeevaraj Nadarajah