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Mustafa Ali’s “Pakatan is fainted but not dead” remark reflects the denial syndrome of PAS leadership on PAS Muktamar motion which has killed off Pakatan Rakyat

Media Statement by Teresa Kok, DAP National Vice Chairperson and MP for Seputeh in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, June 19, 2015 —————————————————————————————————     Yesterday, PAS’ newly-appointed election director Datuk Mustafa Ali said that Pakatan Rakyat (PR) is not dead but only “pengsan” (fainted).  This is another laughable remark by the PAS leaders on the […]

Sarong cover up incident: Liow Tiong Lai must not miss the forest for the trees

The cover up with sarong incident at Wangsa Maju JPJ office involves the bigger issue of an unreasonable and unacceptable dress code for customers, not just how an insensitive guard had made a mistake or acted on his own. Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai should not miss the forest for the trees and […]

Transport Minister must instruct JPJ to rescind/revise its unacceptable visitor dress code

There has been public outrage in the social media over JPJ’s instruction to Suzanna G.L. Tan to cover herself with a sarong as she did not comply with the JPJ dress code. Suzanna who had worn a blouse with a skirt that ended just above the knee had gone to a JPJ office to transfer […]

Media Statement by Teresa Kok, DAP National Vice Chairperson and MP for Seputeh in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday, June 03, 2015 Why Does Tengku Adnan Seek Assistance From Chinese Government to Gain Back Chinese Support to BN?  It was reported in today’s Sin Chew Daily that the Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Mansor said […]

Today Khoo Poay Tiong (ADUN for Ayer Keroh In Melaka) and I had a press conference together with a group of foreign workers agencies’ agents at the immigration office at Putrajaya. When I arrived there at 10.30am, I was approached by some immigration officers to meet with the director of foreign workers’ department, Puan Farah. […]

Selangor State government must direct the Petaling District Licensing Council to rescind its decision to ban the sale of non medicinal forms of alcohol by Chinese medicine shops

The decision by the Petaling District Alcohol License Council to ban the sale of non-medicinal forms of alcohol by Chinese medicine shops is unreasonable, unnecessary and unacceptable. It is therefore right that DAP Selangor Exco Ean Yong Hian Wah has immediately and publicly opposed such a decision and revealed that the issue will be discussed […]

With abolition of RM 35 service for online worker permit renewals from May 2, MyEG must refund employers who have paid such fees since January 5

Media Statement by Teresa Kok, DAP National Vice Chairperson and MP for Seputeh in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday, April 30, 2015 With abolition of RM 35 service for online worker permit renewals from May 2, MyEG must refund employers who have paid such fees since January 5 With the announcement by Immigration Director General Dato […]

Let Taman Medan Church know that they won’t be alone in defending their right to practice their religion

Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar certainly erred when he said yesterday that Sunday’s church protest in Taman Medan was not against Christianity, but the location of the church in a largely Malay-Muslim neighborhood. How could it not be about religion when the protestors demanded that the cross be removed? Khalid’s statement is […]

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