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“Mereka generasi yang sungguh-sungguh sayangi Malaysia.”

Kelmarin, selepas musyawarah kabinet, Perdana Menteri Dr Mahathir Mohamad telah mengumumkan pembentukan Tabung Harapan Malaysia untuk membolehkan rakyat Malaysia memberikan sumbangan untuk menangani hutang negara. Ramai yang menyokong usaha ini. Di internet saya nampak ada yang telah pun memuat naik keratan slip bank bukti sumbangan mereka sejurus selepas pengumuman. Ada yang menyatakan hasrat untuk menderma… Continue reading “Mereka generasi yang sungguh-sungguh sayangi Malaysia.”

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GE14: A people’s election

In the hilly land to the north of Johannesburg, on the wall opposite the Bench, in the Constitutional Court of South Africa, nestled in the Old Prison Fort where Nelson Mandela, and Mahatma Gandhi were once imprisoned, the bricks were red, dirty and unpainted. Each time the Bench convene, and as the judges face the… Continue reading GE14: A people’s election

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This Labour Day, let us recognise the labour of love by homemakers

Media statement by Sim Chee Keong, Pakatan Harapan candidate for P.45 Bukit Mertajam parliamentary constituency 01 MAY 2018 | BUKIT MERTAJAM, PENANG For more than a hundred years, every year on 1 May, workers and the working classes are celebrated on Labour Day. It originated from the struggle of the labour movement advocating for an… Continue reading This Labour Day, let us recognise the labour of love by homemakers

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Rakyat Malaysia, syarikat tempatan dan kerajaan negeri sekalipun dikenakan GST manakala syarikat asing diberi pelepasan GST

Kenyataan media Steven Sim, calon Pakatan Harapan Parlimen Bukit Mertajam P.45 18 APRIL 2018 | BUKIT MERTAJAM, PULAU PINANG Jabatan Kastam telah mengaku bahawa kerajaan pusat memberikan pelepasan Cukai Barangan dan Perkhidmatan (GST) kepada syarikat asing, China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) yang terlibat dalam projek Laluan Keretapi Pantai Timur (ECRL) yang bernilai RM55 bilion. (Sumber:… Continue reading Rakyat Malaysia, syarikat tempatan dan kerajaan negeri sekalipun dikenakan GST manakala syarikat asing diberi pelepasan GST

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Najib’s latest annoucement of old, recycled and previously unfulfilled election promises confirmed UMNO-BN treats Penangites as nincompoops

Media statement by Steven Sim, DAP-Pakatan Harapan GE14 candidate for Bukit Mertajam 14 APRIL 2018 | BUKIT MERTAJAM Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Razak on his visit to Penang last Thursday announced that if Barisan Nasional wins, the government will abolish Penang Bridge toll for motorcyclists, and build 65,000 units of affordable housing in Penang. Clearly,… Continue reading Najib’s latest annoucement of old, recycled and previously unfulfilled election promises confirmed UMNO-BN treats Penangites as nincompoops

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Arak murah: Laksanakan Peraturan-peraturan Makanan (Pindaan) 2016, Akta Makanan 1983 dengan serta merta

Sebahagian ucapan bahas titah DiRaja oleh Ahli Parlimen Bukit Mertajam Steven Sim pada 12 MAC 2018 di Dewan Rakyat 130318 | KUALA LUMPUR Pada 30 Mac 2015, saya telah membangkitkan bantahan saya terhadap gejala penjualan arak murah di Malaysia. Melalui usaha masyarakat sivil termasuk Malaysian Anti-Cheap Liquor Movement yang diketuai oleh Saudara David Marshell dari… Continue reading Arak murah: Laksanakan Peraturan-peraturan Makanan (Pindaan) 2016, Akta Makanan 1983 dengan serta merta

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FELCRA: Kerugian hampir RM 600 juta setahun ditanggung oleh peserta akibat urusniaga haram antara FELCRA dengan pihak ketiga

Sebahagian ucapan bahas titah DiRaja oleh Ahli Parlimen Bukit Mertajam Steven Sim pada 12 MAC 2018 di Dewan Rakyat 12 MAC 2018 | KUALA LUMPUR Saya ingin mendedahkan satu amalan yang tidak bertanggungjawab oleh FELCRA yang bukan sahaja membelot kepercayaan peserta malah melanggari undang-undang. Saya telah menerima dua set invois jualan kelapa sawit FELCRA kepada… Continue reading FELCRA: Kerugian hampir RM 600 juta setahun ditanggung oleh peserta akibat urusniaga haram antara FELCRA dengan pihak ketiga

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Adelina’s death: We need to strengthen protection for migrant labours in Malaysia

Media statement by Steven Sim, MP for Bukit Mertajam 12 FEBRUARY 2018 | BUKIT MERTAJAM The tragic death of 21-year old Indonesian domestic helper, Adelina, infuriated our nation. We received tip-off from neighbours on Saturday (10/02/18) about a domestic helper being abused and visited the employers’ home to investigate the very same day. After failing… Continue reading Adelina’s death: We need to strengthen protection for migrant labours in Malaysia

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Najib’s Durian Economics

Back in July this year, Ali my colleague, when he found out that durians today cost more than RM100 a kilogram exclaimed, “Dulu durian selonggok baru 10 ringgit hingga 15 ringgit. Apa sudah jadi?” (Durians used to cost RM10 - RM15 a pile. What had happened?) Little did he realise that two months after his… Continue reading Najib’s Durian Economics

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Imagine Malaysia

It’s 54 years since we got together as Malaysia. That is already more than half of a century, a long time indeed. Our forefathers came together desiring “in the true spirit of brotherhood and love of freedom” amidst all sorts of threats from everywhere. Their imagination was stronger than even threats of war. Indeed, the… Continue reading Imagine Malaysia