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CNA announces special coverage for Malaysian election 2013

As Malaysia heads for its 13th General Election next month, Channel NewsAsia (CNA) has announced its program of coverage, starting with tomorrow’s nomination announcements.

Channel NewsAsia promises to be there to give comprehensive coverage of the events in the runup to the polls as candidates vie for the 222 parliamentary and 505 state seats. 

Starting with the Nomination of candidates tomorrow, Saturday 20th April, CNA will bring highlights of the proceedings and analysis on how the 15-day campaign period pans out, and special programmes on some of the issues at stake.

On Polling Day, the reporting teams will be at the key battleground states to update the results for viewers and online.  

Coverage can be tracked on Channel NewsAsia’s Facebook (, Twitter (twitter @channelnewsasia) and online at

The Malaysian election specials will be telecast on Channel NewsAsia at the following times:

  • Malaysia Decides: Nomination Day
  • Saturday, 20th April, 10-11.30 am (Sin/HK/Mnl)

  • Primetime Weekend: Nomination Day Special
  • Saturday, 20th April, 7-8 pm (Sin/HK/Mnl)

  • Two Visions, One State: An Insight Special
  • Thursday, 25th April, 8-8.30 pm (Sin/HK/Mnl)

  • Agents of Change: An Insight Special
  • Thursday, 2nd May, 8-8.30 pm (Sin/HK/Mnl)

  • Malaysia Decides: Results
  • Sunday, 5th May, from 8pm (Sin/HK/Mnl)