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Can a besieged Malaysian PM fix the faltering economy?

If Mr Najib revises the fiscal deficit target - again - to match reality, it could earn the ire of rating agencies.

MALAYSIAN Prime Minister Najib Razak, embattled and besieged as he is due to a financial scandal, will announce tweaks to the country's budget announced last October on Thursday.

This is not just any other budget revision for Mr Najib, although it would mark the second straight year the...