Stop having any illusions on Mahathir

On July 2012, Lim Kit Siang came out with an article entitled “I don’t hate Mahathir but I oppose to Mahathirism”. The article mentioned that in “Tun Mahathir’s era, corruption was even more serious; not only there was no...

Bilateral cooperation depends on politics

“Mr. Prime Minister, you have so much confidence in the election results!?” Political development in Malaysia has become the focus of the Singapore media during the eighth Singapore-Malaysia leaders retreat in Singapore; although Prime Minister Najib was optimistic about...

One election, four choices

Even though the Barisan Nasional won overwhelmingly in the Sarawak state election, Prime Minister Najib, beset by the 1MDB issue, did not follow through to consolidate his power for his own protection as was expected by the opposition. Under...

A foolish boycott

Readers discover that features section of Nanyang Siang Pau newspaper which they have been reading for years are gone. This includes literature, religion and others. Some are genuinely sad but some are hypocrites. The rise of electronic newspaper has...

PAS will be the kingmaker, BN may recapture Penang, says Hoo Ke Ping

Penang, Jan 15 – Gerakan president Mah Siew Keong had aspired to make a breakthrough in Penang in the 14th general election, on this, current affairs commentator Dr. Hoo Ke Ping opined that Mah’s statement was too pessimistic as...

Tan Pau Son: Several thousand sacrificed for the country, non-Malay soldiers contributed too

(KUALA LUMPUR 15 Jan) Non-Malay army contributed to national security including fighting against Communist Party of Malaya. The Malaysian Armed Forces Chinese Veterans Association (MACVA) has refuted claims made by Ismail Mina Ahmad, chairman of Ummah umbrella group Gerakan...

We are all hijacked by the social media

Nowadays those working in sales are actually working for google or Facebook. This statement is not exaggerated but is true only with minor adjustments for printed or social media. In fact all these media are working or serving the...

Pakatan Harapan seat allocation list leaks, Pribumi contests against Umno

(Selangor, Petaling Jaya 10 Jan) Pakatan Harapan released allocation of 165 parliamentary seats in Peninsular Malaysia on 7 January. The list has since leaked. Led by former Prime Minister Tun Mahathir, Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia is allocated to contest...

Selangor PAS: Party will only handle when termination notice on allocation and positions are issued

(KUALA LUMPUR 14 Jan) The Selangor state government has cut the annual allocation for PAS elected representatives from parliamentary and state starting 2 January. It also removed state PAS information chief Roslan Shahir Mohd Shahir as Subang Jaya municipal...

Seremban electorates caught in the dilemma of having to choose between Chong and Loke

Seremban, Jan 10 – “Since Yu has already been born, so why was Liang ever born?” For the electorates in Seremban parliamentary constituency, it is indeed very difficult to choose between the two candidates. With the imminent of the...