Community, Featured, General, Govt, Mind, Politics

Bukit Mertajam will lead the GE14 battle in Penang

Five years ago, on 19 April 2013, I was named as the DAP candidate for Bukit Mertajam in the 13th General Election. I accepted the responsibility with much trembling and fear: On one hand I was proud to be able to stand in the frontline especially to represent my “kampung”, Bukit Mertajam, in the battle… Continue reading Bukit Mertajam will lead the GE14 battle in Penang

Book, Featured, General, Mind, Philosophy, Politics

Tête-à-tête with YB Chong Eng – 25 August, 7.30pm @ PISA

For those of you who can understand mandarin and are in Penang this weekend, come join me in a tête-à-tête with Chong Eng, Member of Parliament for Bukit Mertajam. Chong and I will talk about our political experience including points from our books. I am quite excited and look forward to the talk – for… Continue reading Tête-à-tête with YB Chong Eng – 25 August, 7.30pm @ PISA

Community, Featured, General, Govt

Cleaner Greener & Healthier Penang – A Community Health Program

In conjunction with the Penang State Government's "Cleaner Greener Penang" campaign which among others seeks to transform our beautiful state into a sustainable city of the future, my office, in collaboration with YB Chong Eng's service centre, will be organizing a series of community health check programs in Bukit Mertajam with local Jawatankuasa Kemajuan dan… Continue reading Cleaner Greener & Healthier Penang – A Community Health Program

Community, Economy, Featured, Govt, Politics

NEWS: 商家投诉取缔行动打击生意 “高峰城广场不能没外劳”

Bukit Mertajam MP, Chong Eng and I visited a group of disgruntled small business owners and traders in BM Plaza who claimed that disproportionate and unjustified actions by the Immigration Department to arrest illegal immigrants at the Plaza are affecting their business. A few weeks ago, an MCA leader held a press conference asking the Federal… Continue reading NEWS: 商家投诉取缔行动打击生意 “高峰城广场不能没外劳”

Community, Featured, Gender, General, Govt, Politics

NEWS: Sexual Harassment Bill: How much longer, Shahrizat?

In 2001, a coalition of women NGOs known as Joint Action Group Against Violence Against Women (JAG) submitted a memorandum and a Sexual Harassment Bill proposal to the Human Resource Ministry to urge the government to implement an act which criminalizes sexual harassment especially at the workplace. The proposal include setting up of grievance mechanism which addresses… Continue reading NEWS: Sexual Harassment Bill: How much longer, Shahrizat?