Tag: Lim Kit Siang

Kit Siang warns Malaysia’s total Covid-19 cases might outstrip China soon

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 14 -- DAP's Lim Kit Siang has urged Dewan Negara President Tan Sri Rais Yatim to set up a select committee on Covid-19 in the event the Dewan Rakyat fails to do so. He said the committee should be under the chairmanship...

Kit Siang: Is Bersatu following PAS in refusing recognition of secular principles in Malaysian Constitution?

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 6 -- A veteran politician has questioned if Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) is now headed in the direction of Islamist party PAS, following Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin's recent vow to fight 'secularism and liberalism' and uphold moderate Sunni Muslim teachings. DAP's...

Budget 2021: Opposition bows to pressure is a misconception, says Kit Siang

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 27 -- Democratic Action Party (DAP) lawmaker Lim Kit Siang said that Opposition bowing to pressure following the Budget 2021 vote is a misconception apart from those who stood up calling for an en-bloc vote. He added that every lawmaker from the...

Who’s in charge of Jasa if not minister Saifuddin Abdullah? Kit Siang asks

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 15 -- Opposition lawmaker Lim Kit Siang wants the Perikatan Nasional (PN) government to come clean on who is in charge of the controversial Special Affairs Department (Jasa). The DAP veteran noted the silence from Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah whose Communications and Multimedia...

Sarawak assistant minister urges PSB to reconsider alliance with DAP

KUCHING, Nov. 13 -- Parti Sarawak Bersatu (PSB) has been urged to reconsider any decision to work with Democratic Action Party (DAP) especially as the latter is a peninsula-based party. Assistant Minister in the Chief Minister's Department Abdullah Saidol said DAP has always been very...

‘Political, economic or health emergency’? There’s only The Emergency in Constitution, say lawyers

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct. 24 -- Several lawyers polled by Malay Mail have cast doubts over the feasibility of the rumoured so-called "partial emergency" dubbed either a political, economic or health emergency, following speculation yesterday that the government is seeking such powers. Pointing to the Federal...

What Malaysia needs urgently: Unity of all Malaysians for a New Sabah and a New Malaysia – Lim Kit Siang

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 21 -- First of all, let me congratulate Syed Saddiq for showing the way that Malaysia needs new thinking, that we must be colour-blind and cannot be bound by narrow views about nation-building, that we cannot and should not imprison ourselves...