Najib razak

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak offers special prayers a day before the 14th general election at a mosque in Pekan, Pahang, Malaysia, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
Indonesia’s rupiah has strengthened 26% against the Malaysian ringgit since June 2014, the biggest rally so far in the new century. Photo: Bloomberg

Crony capitalism versus prosperity

3 min read . 22 Feb 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi dominates Indian politics in a way unseen in decades. Photo: Reuters