Chinese societies view East Coast Rail Link positively

Kuala Lumpur, Aug 9 – The 688 km East Coast Railway Link (ECRL) project which costs RM55 billions has officially been launched. People in Kelantan, Terengganu and Kuantan who have been long expecting the project have a positive attitude...

Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) amendment bill sacrificed for general election?

The withdrawal of controversial Clause 88A in the 2016 Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) (Amendment) bill has caused an uproar. Clause 88A in the original bill stipulates that the conversion to Islam of under-aged children needs the consent of...

Runner up, Asian champion, best oratory award, Malaysian contestant Shahmeer steals the show

(Hunan, Changsha, 13 Aug 2017)  Uitm student Muhamad Shahmeer steals the show at the 16th Chinese Bridge Chinese Proficiency Competition for foreign college students by winning three awards: runner up, Asian champion and best oratory award. Malaysian ambassador to...

Mah Siew Keong slams DAP government for face saving behavior by grabbing Koh Tsu Koon’s credit

Penang, Aug 13 – Gerakan president Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong slammed DAP state government for its face saving behavior by grabbing others credit, but they did not realize that while they were showing off their achievement, most of...

Split of Malay community would benefit no one

Ever since the “supremo” of the Malaysian political arena Tun Dr Mahathir took his “Malay first” Pribumi Bersatu in joining Pakatan Harapan, the rank and file of the Rocket has been busy selling “Malay Tsunami”, busy cleaning up Tun...

East Coast Rail Link spurs economic development

The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project was launched on Wednesday. It is a new chapter in our railway development. This 688km long railway project causes RM55billion and it is one of the largest project in recent years. It...

Say no to racist politicians

I represented Sin Chew Daily to attend a dialogue to promote integration organised by the Department of National Unity and Integration at Fraser’s Hill some 34 years ago. After registration, I was having gut feeling that the dialogue could...

Official news is more credible

The court has announced two publications under The Edge, which were suspended for three months earlier, are entitled to compensation. Three major newspapers suspended during Ops Lalang then could only envy the judgement delivered. The affected two daily papers...

Will there be a pro-Barisan Chinese tsunami in the next election?

Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah thinks it is highly possible that Kedah will see a pro-Barisan government Chinese tsunami. If a Chinese political tsunami occurred in Kedah, it would mean the Chinese have lost confidence in the...

A crutch for the unemployed

The government had tabled the Employment Insurance System (EIS) Bill to help those retrenched or laid off workers. Once the worker is retrenched, he will receive and enjoy various benefits and allowance for a period of 3 to 6...