Regional Roundup Podcast: Controversy over Malaysia's Budget 2023 and Navy scandal

Malaysia's members of parliament attend a session of the lower house of parliament, in Kuala Lumpur, on July 13, 2020. PHOTO: REUTERS

Synopsis: The Straits Times analyses South-east Asia's top news developments in this weekly podcast.

The Straits Times' regional correspondent Leslie Lopez chats with Money FM's Elliott Danker.

They discuss the speculation over Malaysia's Budget 2023 and the scandal-tainted Navy Shipyard project that raises questions in Malaysia's Parliament.

They also cover Indonesia's legislation on domestic coal sales, South Korea's torrential rain, an increased conversation over climate change and what further actions Asean will need to take at the G20 summit in Bali.

Produced by: Leslie Lopez (ljlopez@sph.com.sg) & Money FM's Breakfast Huddle team

Edited by: Nadhirah Kamarudin

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