KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin was thrown a lifeline in the early hours of Tuesday (Oct 27) when leaders from Umno declared that it would continue to back his Perikatan Nasional government.
But Umno sources noted that the support is conditional on concessions that the premier may be unlikely to meet, underscoring the growing view that Tan Sri Muhyiddin's grip on power is weakening.
Please subscribe or log in to continue reading the full article.
*Terms and conditions apply.
Sign up for the ST Asian Insider newsletter to get exclusive insights into Asia from our network of overseas correspondents.
We have been experiencing some problems with subscriber log-ins and apologise for the inconvenience caused. Until we resolve the issues, subscribers need not log in to access ST Digital articles. But a log-in is still required for our PDFs.