What Is Cluster Analysis?

Cluster analysis can be a powerful data-mining tool for any organisation that needs to identify discrete groups of customers, sales transactions, or other types of behaviours and things. For example, insurance providers use cluster analysis to detect fraudulent claims, and banks use it for credit scoring. Cluster analysis, like reduced space analysis (factor analysis), is…

Charges on Rosmah add up to 20

Media exposure of Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor went high on April 10 with two highlights: the third charge of graft (the 20th charge) and the pink diamond scandal. The third graft charge is on the alleged RM5 million bribe received by Rosmah from Jepak Holdings managing director Saidi Abang Samsudin through her aide, Datuk Rizal…

Rantau By-Election Analysis

KUALA LUMPUR – To understand Pakatan Harapan’s chances in the upcoming Rantau by-election in Negeri Sembilan it is best to start at Semenyih. Like Semenyih, Rantau has a similar electoral profile where most voters are Malays with a sizeable Chinese and Indian population. Both Rantau and Semenyih are close to large metropolitan areas but also…

Bumiputera agenda in Malaysia Baharu

In Harapan Manifesto, Bumiputera agenda was included as one of the written promises made by Pakatan Harapan. While it is yet to be fulfilled, Economic Affairs Minister Dato’ Seri Mohamed Azmin bin Ali has been outspoken about the issue in the media. Other issues associated with Bumiputera agenda include economic agenda and Semenyih by-election. Azmin…