Monthly Archives: July 2017

What happens if Najib wins GE14

COMMENT | Grand corruption a new normal, higher taxes, and an Umno restructuring. While some in Otai Reformasi fixate on dwelling on the past and some opposition leaders engage in power struggles despite not having any power to struggle with, … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak), Najib Abdul Razak

Malaysia investigating report of Jho Low holding dual citizenship

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Reezal Merican Naina Merican has said the Home Ministry is investigating a report that Malaysian businessman Low Taek Jho holds dual citizenship, adding that preferential treatment will not be given to him if … Continue reading

Posted in 1MDB, MoCS (Sarawak)

Kit Siang: I am okay with Dr Mahathir’s Malays-only stand

PETALING JAYA: Lim Kit Siang says he may not agree with all of what Dr Mahathir Mohamad had said about PPBM not allowing DAP candidates to contest under the PPBM ticket in the next general election, but understood his stand. … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates, Dr Mahathir Mohamad

Dewan Rakyat: Chaos after move to discuss 1MDB rejected

 KUALA LUMPUR: The Dewan Rakyat erupted into chaos today when the opposition’s move to push for a motion to discuss 1MDB was rejected. Deputy speaker Ismail Mohamed Said said it was rejected on grounds that it was considered sub judice. … Continue reading

Posted in 1MDB, MoCS (Sarawak), Parliament

Dr M: Freeing Anwar process will begin within one week of forming government

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan has committed to the process of freeing Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim from jail within one week of forming the next government. Its newly announced chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pic), the former premier of 22 years, … Continue reading

Posted in Anwar Ibrahim, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, MoCS (Sarawak)

1MDB probe: Former BSI banker Yeo Jiawei gets 54 months’ jail for money laundering, cheating

Former BSI Singapore wealth planner Yeo Jiawei was found guilty in a Singapore court on Wednesday of money laundering and cheating.PHOTO: COURT DOCUMENTS Grace Leong gleong@sph.com.sg SINGAPORE – Former BSI Singapore wealth planner Yeo Jiawei was sentenced to 54 months … Continue reading

Posted in 1MDB, MoCS (Sarawak)

Kit Siang mocks KJ for brushing aside from TMJ’s letter

Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin’s refusal to comment on Johor crown prince scathing open letter on the state Malaysian affairs showed that the former was suffering from “grand denial complex”, said DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang. Lim said that … Continue reading

Posted in DAP Updates, Royalty

TMJ an exceptional ruler, says Sarawak DCM

The Crown Prince of Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim’s latest statement expressing his disappointment and disillusionment on the sorry state of affairs in the nation has won support from Sarawak. “The Tunku Mahkota Johor (TMJ) did the right thing by speaking … Continue reading

Posted in MoCS (Sarawak), Royalty, Sarawak BN

Putrajaya must quickly resolve Kuching’s Malaysia Agreement quibble, says Anwar

Anwar Ibrahim says that by engaging a private British law firm, Sarawak means business and Putrajaya should take the move seriously. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, July 9, 2017. PUTRAJAYA must swiftly resolve Sarawak concerns over the Malaysia Agreement … Continue reading

Posted in Anwar Ibrahim, MoCS (Sarawak) | 2 Comments

I will always pray for your stability, Malaysia

COMMENT | What’s happening to a country I used to respect? A country that I was once proud to call my home. A country that I pray for stability. What’s happening to my beloved friend, Malaysia? I hope that one day, … Continue reading

Posted in Royalty