Statement Archive for February 2018

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2018-02-01 DAP calls for a Parliamentary Select Committee on Fake News to decide on fake news laws as well as mechanism to tackle fake news Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-01 Appointment of retired Brigadier General Mohamad Arshad Raji as honorary MACC advisor? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-01 No reason why a competent, efficient and professional police force could not re-unite Indira Gandhi with her nine-year-old daughter Prasana Diksa three days after the Federal Court judgement Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-02 If there is no cheating in Malaysian elections, why is Malaysia occupying a lowly ranking of No. 142 out of 158 countries in Electoral Integrity Index, lower than Indonesia, Singapore and Philippines? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-02 Pakatan Harapan Federal Government will introduce a new Federalism to devolve more powers and allocate more funds not only to Sabah and Sarawak but also to the various state governments in Peninsular Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-03 Is “MO1” fake news? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-03 Call for establishment of a bipartisan Parliamentary Select Committee on the Election Commission’s 2018 constituency redelineation proposals which should conduct national hearings in the Peninsular states and to submit its report to Parliament within a month Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-03 Another sign of Malaysia becoming a failed state – Razaleigh says “our civil servants can’t even write a simple letter” Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-04 Malaysians must beware not only of fake news but also of fake elections Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-04 Replace the Azalina Committee on Fake News with a bipartisan committee on fake news to draft laws and mechanism to tackle fake news without giving more powers to authorities to harass and persecute dissent which is no different from “using democracy to destroy democracy” Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-05 We are living in the era of fakeries - fake news, fake committee on fake news, fake news analysis, fake elections, fake patriotism and even fake oaths Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-06 What is the use of setting up the Azalina Fake Committee on Fake News when for over five years, the AG’s Chambers, the Police and Ministry of Communication and Multimedia had been collectively negligent and impotent to tackle the mountain of lies, fake news and false information churned out by UMNO/BN-funded cybertroopers? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-07 The five-year RoS ordeal is only one of three trials and tribulations devised by UMNO/BN strategists to break the spirit and struggle of DAP and Malaysians for a just, democratic and united Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-07 Can the Azalina Committee on Fake News ascertain whether allegations that DAP had spent RM100 million to RM1 billion before last general elections to maintain a 3,000-strong cybertrooper Red Bean Army was fake news or not? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-08 The abortive five-year conspiracy to ban DAP as a legal party is the biggest UMNO/BN Fake News plot in recent years trying to turn lies into “post-truth” and why Malaysians must beware of the Azalina Fake Committee on Fake News Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-08 Will Hadi next say that Nik Aziz had endorsed Hadi’s support for “MO1” and Malaysia becoming a “global kleptocracy”? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-09 Najib and Hadi have formed an UMNO-PAS unholy alliance to induct Malaysia into the world of fake news and “post-truths” Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-09 If Najib is genuine in wanting a progressive Malaysia, then he should do two things immediately: ensure Rafizi does not go to jail or disqualified as MP for doing a national service in exposing the RM250 million NFC scandal and cleanse Malaysia of international obloquy of a global kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-09 Najib has not yet called general elections because he is not confident UMNO/BN will be re-elected despite the mountain of fake news and false information UMNO/BN had spread about Pakatan Harapan Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-10 A Pakatan Harapan victory in the 14th General Election will open wide the mystery of the 1MDB scandal which Najib had been trying his utmost to dismiss as non-existent and a fake news Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-11 Shahrir should state his stand on the disruption of the Pakatan Harapan programme in Kg Bakar Batu in Johor Baru last night Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-12 Will Malaysia join the ranks of South Korea, Taiwan, Bangladesh and Pakistan whose leaders are jailed for corruption after they have fallen from power? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-12 Call on Barisan Nasional and Pakatan Harapan leadership to make a commitment to conduct fair, clean and honest politics, including not peddling fake news or disrupting activities of opposing political parties Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-13 How pitiable and pathetic – MCA leaders appealing to the Chinese community for SOS against a fictitious DAP plot to “destroy” MCA Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-14 Najib caught on the horns of a dilemma – to call for 14GE before or after the proposed unprecedented opening of the sixth session of the 13th Parliament by Yang di Pertuan Agong on March 5 Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-14 Opening of the Malaysian mind that regardless of race, religion or region we are all Malaysians guided by the motto “United We Stand, Divided We Fall” Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-15 MCA confident of winning big in 14GE but MCA Leadership’s Chinese New Year video unable to get the viewership of Teresa Kok’s fifth Chinese New Year video Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-15 Challenge to Najib to issue White Paper to enumerate the 1MDB allegations which PAC, Police, MACC and Bank Negara had cleared him! Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-16 When would a Malaysian woman do Malaysia proud, in the way that Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati has done Indonesia proud in receiving the Best Minister Award at World Government Summit on Sunday? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-18 Only a change of Federal Government in Putrajaya can Malaysia stop the tide of corruption in Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-18 Can the MCMC guarantee that the new law with 10-fold hike in penalties for “fake news” would be used against both “sharks” and “ikan bilis” in government including Prime Minister Najib and not just against dissent? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-19 Three reasons why Najib and Hadi’s joint propaganda campaign of fake news and false information that DAP is the “devil” and that the Malays and Muslims are under siege in the 14GE would be proven wrong Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-19 Parliament next month must address the nation’s infamy and ignominy as a “global kleptocracy” and cannot continue to pretend that the 1MDB scandal does not exist Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-20 Liow Tiong Lai should revisit his “Citizens” National Day Video and reaffirm that provided voters, including MCA members, follow their conscience in pursuit of Malaysian Dream, he does not mind which political party they support Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-20 A Pakatan Harapan Government in Putrajaya will draft and implement a National Integrity Masterplan with civil society to ensure that Malaysia will be one of the leading nations in Asia for integrity, good governance and fight against corruption instead of becoming a global kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-21 Fahmi Reza’s shocking conviction and sentences a warning of the darkness that will descend on the country if there is no change of Federal Government in Putrajaya in 14GE to Save Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-21 Najib arming himself with two new weapons for the 14th General Elections Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-22 Malaysians wake up today to shame and infamy for Malaysia has sunk lowest in 23 years in Transparency International’s Corruption Perception Index 2017 – at which rate, China and Indonesia will overtake Malaysia in eight and 14 years’ time respectively Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-23 14th General Election will be quinoa vs rice; clean government vs kleptocracy; and Najib vs people of Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-23 Minister in Prime Minister’s Department Paul Low, MACC Chief Commissioner Tan Sri Dzulkifli Ahmad and the 20-odd members of the five bodies which monitor the MACC should collectively resign over their dismal failure highlighted by TI CPI 2017 which saw Malaysia plunge to lowest TI CPI ranking in 23 years - 62 out of 180 countries with TPI score of 47/100 Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-23 Everyday produces more proofs that UMNO/BN coalition arming itself with two new weapons for the 14th General Elections Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-24 Najib did himself a great disservice and dishonor in canvassing a ludicrous and half-baked political theory about two scenarios if Pakatan Harapan wins in 14GE when in the last 48 hours he strenuously avoided the one subject all Malaysians were waiting to hear from him Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-25 How many Cabinet Ministers are like Najib who eat quinoa which is some 23 times more expensive than rice? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-25 MCA celebrating “dubious history” by three top MCA leaders when marking its 69th MCA anniversary on 27th February Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-25 I have not received single sen from Robert Kuok in my 53 years in politics, whether through James Kuok or anyone else Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-25 Why did Najib’s son remove the two three-year old photographic entries on Instagram on quinoa if there is nothing suspicious or wrong about them? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-26 My 77th birthday wish is for Malaysia to become a normal democracy like Japan, South Korea, India and Indonesia where voters can democratically and peacefully change the government through the ballot box by electing Pakatan Harapan to replace UMNO/BN as the Federal Government in 14GE Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-26 Eternal blot on the reputation of MCA leadership if the three MCA Ministers dare not even ask the UMNO leadership to make open apology for the gratuitous attacks on Robert Kuok Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-26 What are the reasons for UMNO leaders going bersek in making gratuitous, false and baseless attacks on tycoon Robert Kuok, even resorting to lies and falsehoods? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-27 Is the PSD Director-General suggesting that 85% of Malaysian Chinese voters, 65% Indian voters and 40% of Malay voters who voted against UMNO/BN in 13GE are not loyal to Yang di Pertuan Agong and country? Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-27 Top MCA leaders must speak up strongly to ask UMNO to apologise for the crescendo of gratuitous, baseless and malicious attacks on tycoon Robert Kuok and not just come out with weak and insipid statements Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-27 The three MCA Ministers should raise the disgraceful episode of the gratuitous, baseless, malicious and savage UMNO attacks on Robert Kuok and ask the Prime Minister to tender a public apology to Kuok Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-27 Past seven days were a week of PR disasters for Malaysia plunging our international reputation to lowest stock ever in nation’s 61-year history Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-28 DAP supports appointment of Orang Asli as Deputy Minister and dissolution of JAKOA and replacement by Lembaga Wakaf Orang Asli headed by an Orang Asli to spearhead Orang Asli upliftment into mainstream of development Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-28 The gratuitous, baseless, malicious and savage attacks on Robert Kuok by UMNO cybertroopers, Ministers and leaders in the past four days is a classic case of “If you play with fire, you get burned” Lim Kit Siang
2018-02-28 If no more ‘Chinese tsunami’, will the MCA’s three top leaders come out of UMNO “protectorates” to contest in constituencies where Chinese voters are least 50%? Lim Kit Siang