Category Archives: Sarawak Workers Party

‘Not worried’ Masing moves in on Sng

FMT staff KUCHING: Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) president James Masing has decided to seek a judicial review on the Sabah People’s Front (SPF) name change to Sarawak Workers Party (SWP). SWP, which declared itself as Barisan Nasional-friendly, has been a … Continue reading

Posted in Sarawak BN, Sarawak Workers Party

New spoiler for electoral tussles in Sarawak

By Keruah Usit ANTIDOTE The newly-registered Sarawak Workers Party (SWP) is something of an anomaly. This self-proclaimed “BN-friendly” political party is led by a rich man’s son, Larry Sng (and is widely understood to be supported by his father, business … Continue reading

Posted in Sarawak BN, Sarawak Workers Party, Taib Mahmud aka The Termite

Star and SWP: Small parties trying to make an impact

THE last week of May was a pretty interesting one for me, politically that is. I was invited to two functions by two different political parties. The events were interesting principally because the people behind the two parties are colourful … Continue reading

Posted in Sarawak Workers Party, STAR State Reform Party

PRS warns Taib over cosy SWP ties

By Joseph Tawie KUCHING: Newly registered Sarawak Workers’ Party (SWP), it appears, has successfully driven a deep wedge between Chief Minister Taib Mahmud and his Dayak-based allies in the state Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition. Throwing caution to the wind, Parti … Continue reading

Posted in 13th General Election, Sarawak BN, Sarawak Workers Party