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MCA vs the World

Post CSL-LGE debate, MCA found itself in a mega predicament. Firstly, comments around coffeeshops and the Internet showed that MCA lost the plot at the debate when it thought it fitting to “cheat”. Not only the MCA crowd were all seated in the front and were given priorities to ask questions during the Q & … Continue reading

Roundtable on Decentralisation in Malaysia, 24 Feb 2012, 8.30am @ Penang State Assembly

The Penang Institute is proud to host a roundtable discussion in collaboration with the office of the Speaker of the Penang State Assembly and the Institute of Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) on the topic of “Decentralisation in Malaysia”. The discussion will be moderated by Wan Saiful Wan Jan, CEO of IDEAS. Prominent discussants include, … Continue reading

Jessie Ooi doing further disservice to her image

These days, values are taking to the back seats to give way to saving party and personal “face”. Ms. Jessie Ooi of the MCA who recently made headlines for all the wrong reasons, including to slander the Penang State local authorities, refused to bulge with a simple apology, and instead chose to bend and twist … Continue reading

PRESS: Pegawai MCA lantikkan Kerajaan Pusat buat kenyataan fitnah dan menghasut terhadap PBT

This is my press statement against the accusation of Ms. Jessie Ooi, MCA-BN’s Parliamentary Coordinator for Selayang who said that 1) Penang local authorities raised assessment rate after 308 and burdened the people and 2) she personally saw cars parked illegally on the road are being towed by the local authorities after 10.30pm. Chinese translation … Continue reading