Malaysia elections: A look at the main political parties

Flags of the Barisan Nasional, the ruling coalition, are installed along the highway in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on April 4, 2018.
Flags of the Barisan Nasional, the ruling coalition, are installed along the highway in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on April 4, 2018.PHOTO: EPA-EFE

Malaysia's upcoming elections will see fresh faces, with splinter groups from both ruling faction Umno and opposition party PAS, joining the fray.

Here's a guide to the parties contesting.

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