As democracy matures in Malaysia, opposition leader finally gets recognition as government awards Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim ministerial-level status and amenities. Meanwhile, DAP’s Lim Guan Eng is latest member of the Parliamentary Select Committee.
Pakatan Harapan says it will spare Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob their wrath when a vote of confidence is called, as long as he carries out initiatives that will benefit the people.
The lack of physical distancing was evident among those present, including several MPs, at the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex this morning as they lent their support to Lim Guan Eng who insists his corruption charge is “baseless”.
Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) says people should not be drawn into talk that high-profile corruption cases are politically motivated as former Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng latest to be dragged to court.
News of state governments purchasing pricey vehicles for key officials raises eyebrows as the money can be better spent elsewhere.
MCA vice-president Datuk Seri Ti Lian Ker is realistic about the people’s sentiments against his party but stresses members remain committed in reinventing, including pushing forward young faces as the new ambassadors.
Hidden information, other than security matters, is usually indicative of political abuse. Hence, it is commendable Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has started culture of sharing information with the rakyat.