Dr. Choong Pui Yee

Dr. Choong Pui Yee is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Southeast Asian Studies, University Malaya. Her research interests are in contentious politics and democratization.

The appointment of Anwar Ibrahim as Malaysia’s 10th Prime Minister may end last week’s unprecedented political instability but it is no by means a termination point of Malaysia’s political drama. Facing challenges from inside and outside his unity government, Anwar Ibrahim has no time to enjoy his government’s honeymoon period.