Statement Archive for March 2018

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2018-03-01 Call on all MPs to demand in the policy debate next week that the Malaysian Government should lay a strong claim on behalf of Malaysian people to the RM400 million 1MDB-related funds in Swiss banks and the billion-ringgit Equanimity Luxury Yacht seized by Indonesia, the RM120 million Bombardier Jet seized by Singapore and the RM120 million pink diamond necklace as they are all purchased from 1MDB-linked funds Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-01 Call on Najib to give open apology for the four-day UMNO attacks on Robert Kuok and DAP and to explain why UMNO Ministers chose to believe RPK’s lies against Robert Kuok and DAP Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-01 In blacking out the seizure of the Equanimity luxury yacht in Bali yesterday, UMNO/BN printed media proven they are not newspapers but fake papers Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-02 We must not allow fake news to steal the next general election in Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-02 Najib government has finally come out of the cold, openly claiming that the 1MDB scandal is “fake news”, even embracing Jho Loh becoming his defender and apologist Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-02 Call on Najib to give assurance that there will be no contempt of the Yang di Pertuan Agong and that Parliament officially opened on Monday will not be dissolved mid-session for 14GE Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-03 1MDB literally “raining cats and dogs” worldwide for Najib since seizure of Bombardier jet in Singapore early February culminating in the seizure of Equanimity luxury superyacht in Indonesia and a CNBC special programme on “What happened to Malaysia’s 1MDB money” in the US on March 1 Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-03 Past MCA Presidents turning in their grave or holding their heads in shame that the 69th MCA anniversary degenerating into a brawl with a middling UMNO Minister instead of speaking up for the 6.5 million Chinese in Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-04 Najib should end his “smoke and mirrors” game and announce formation of Royal Commission of Inquiry into the 1MDB scandal chaired by Tun Mahathir in King’s policy speech at the official opening of Parliament tomorrow Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-04 What credibility has Liow’s claim that MCA represents the Chinese when the top three MCA leaders have to depend on UMNO’s Malay votes to get into Parliament and Cabinet? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-05 MPs whether Pakatan Harapan or Barisan Nasional should learnt should learn the two important lessons from Robert Kuok – regain the moral compass and restore the rule of law Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-05 Is MCA preparing for a worse electoral performance in the 14GE and using Nazri as a scapegoat? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-06 Not a word on Malaysia’s lowest TI CPI ranking or Malaysia’s ignominy as global kleptocracy because of 1MDB scandal in Najib government’s latest policy speech shows that UMNO/BN has lost its moral compass and forfeited its political legitimacy and credibility Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-06 Will MCMC order Raja Petra to remove articles on me which are full of lies and falsehoods? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-06 Is Wee Ka Siong’s efforts to distract attention from 1MDB scandal and Malaysia as a global kleptocracy by attacking Penang undersea tunnel project and tarnish Lim Guan Eng’s image a quid pro quo for UMNO helping the three top MCA leaders to get elected into Parliament on UMNO’s Malay votes? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-07 Malaysian Parliament confirmed as Parliament of a global kleptocracy as Parliament not prepared to do anything to challenge, purge and cleanse Malaysia of the ignominy, infamy and iniquity of a global kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-07 Warning to Communications and Multimedia Deputy Minister Jailani, UMNO/BN fake papers and “quinoa cybertroopers” not to play with fire by spreading fake news that I have criticised and attacked the Yang di Pertuan Agong Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-07 Why are Malaysian government leaders, including a Minister, a Deputy Minister and a MP rushing to defend Jho Low and his billion-ringgit superyacht seized in Indonesia last Wednesday when the international noose around the neck of 1MDB scandal getting tighter? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-08 IGP Fuzi has made Malaysia the laughing stock of his peers in the world and Malaysia an international laughing stock with his statement last night “nothing to link Jho Low with 1MDB” Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-08 Let 308 double anniversary foreshadow first change of Federal Government in Malaysia in 14GE as among other things, I believe there will be more women Ministers in the first Pakatan Harapan Cabinet Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-09 1MDB scandal should be on agenda of ASEAN Summit in Sydney next weekend to discuss how 30 million Malaysians could get justice from the world’s worst kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-09 Best way to remember Sanusi is to fulfill his dream for a change of government in Putrajaya in the 14GE Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-09 Ministers who agree with Nazri and find it easy to defend Najib on the 1MDB scandal because Najib is innocent of all allegations made against him please put up your hand! Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-10 Will Parliament be dissolved in the third week of March and PPBM deregistered before Nomination Day of 14GE? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-10 Why did IGP go out of a limb to make the ridiculous statement that there is “nothing to link Jho Low with 1MDB”? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-11 Najib should return the Constituency Redelineation Report to the Election Commission for it to rectify failure to fully comply with constitutional requirements and due process Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-11 IGP Fuzi had done in six months what his predecessor Khalid Abu Bakar dared not do in five years as IGP – exonerating Jho Low in the 1MDB scandal Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-11 I have emailed Swiss MPs asking them to support the motion in Swiss Parliament to repatriate RM430 million 1MDB-related funds confiscated from Swiss banks because of corruption to Malaysia to benefit Malaysians harmed by the 1MDB scandal Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-11 Pakatan Harapan wants to change the national landscape not only in the next five years but the next 10 to 20 years Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-12 Call on Penang to be the “fixed deposit” state in the Save Malaysia campaign to ensure Pakatan Harapan wins Putrajaya not only in 14GE but becomes the government for the next 10 to 20 years Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-12 Challenge to IGP Fuzi to quote chapter and verse from the PAC Report on 1MDB which states that there is ‘nothing to link Jho Low with 1MDB” or that Najib had not committed any crime in the 1MDB scandal! Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-13 Why is Najib keeping silent and not instituting defamation proceedings although he had been publicly called a “thief” by two international media, the Economist and MSNBC, within two days? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-13 The Prime Minister should not table the Election Commission’s unconstitutional Constituency Redelineation Report in Parliament or ask for a vote until outcome of judicial challenges that Election Commission had not fully complied with constitutional requirements Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-14 Is Malaysia destined for “greatness” under Najib’s premiership – to be regarded worldwide as a global double kleptocracy? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-14 It MCA national leaders have a fraction of the guts and gumption of David Choi and dare to speak up on the great rights and wrongs in the country, MCA would not be reduced to the ridiculous straits of a 7/11 party Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-15 Malaysians must have a Parliament which they can feel proud – a Parliament which understands the Malaysian Dream of all Malaysians and not one which is like the traditional three moneys, eyes that see not, ears that hear not and mouth that speaks not Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-15 Malaysia berhak mempunyai Parlimen yang boleh dibanggakan - Parlimen yang memahami erti Impian Malaysia seluruh rakyatnya, bukannya menjadi seperti tiga ekor kera yang ada mata tetapi tidak melihat, ada telinga tetapi tidak mendengar, dan ada mulut tetapi tidak bersuara Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-15 Wee should spell out the “larger picture” of MCA – whether it is continue to be UMNO’s catspaw like what the MCA Deputy President is doing to blacken Penang Pakatan Harapan state government’s reputation to distract attention from 1MDB scandal and Malaysia’s global kleptocracy? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-15 Kit Siang supports filing of a motion to review the Speaker’s rejection of questions and motions concerning 1MDB scandal Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-16 Will Najib back out of the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit as he is again dogged by the 3Is – infamy, ignominy and iniquity - 1MDB scandal and Malaysia as a global kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-16 Is Wee Ka Siong the Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department performing the role as UMNO’s “Ninja assassin” to assassinate Penang Pakatan Harapan State Government’s reputation and integrity? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-16 Wong Nai Chee should advise Najib to tender public apology to Robert Kuok in Parliament next week or resign as Prime Minister’s political secretary and refuse to be a MCA candidate in the 14GE if his advice is not accepted Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-16 Challenge to Najib to hold a freewheeling “Answer All on 1MDB” media event in Sydney to reply to 1MDB queries and issues which he had been avoiding and evading for the past three years Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-17 No “comfort zone” for DAP leaders, who must be prepared to take risks so that Pakatan Harapan can succeed in its mission to create a national “political tsunami” in the 14GE to Save Malaysia from kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-17 Greatest feat of Ka Siong as UMNO’s “ninja assassin” is to concoct a RM20 billion Penang undersea tunnel scandal out of nothing – to distract attention from Najib’s RM50 billion 1MDB scandal Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-17 DAP will field more youths and women as parliamentary and state assembly candidates and I look forward to Yeo Bee Yin and Hannah Yeoh as new DAP MPs in new Parliament Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-17 I fully support UMNO veterans who declare that it is treason to defend Jho Low who had caused Malaysia to be scorned worldwide as a global kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-18 If Pakatan Harapan can win Ayer Hitam parliamentary seat, it has two important implications: Pakatan Harapan can form the Federal Government in Putrajaya and the Johor State Government in Nusajaya Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-18 I have been a victim of UMN/BN “fake news” for the last four decades – UMNO leaders accuse me of being anti-Malay while MCA leaders accuse me of being anti-Chinese and had sold out the rights of the Chinese to the Malays Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-19 All the eleven previous MCA President would not do what Liow Tiong Lai had done, losing all moral compass as to stoop so low and tell baldfaced lies which confirm his epithet as “Tung Shin Liow” Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-19 Will the rumblings in the deep bowels of UMNO and Malay society against the global shame of 1MDB scandal lead to a revolt against Najib and UMNO in the 14th General Election? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-20 Will the 14th General Election again fall on May 5 for Malaysians to finally fulfill their Malaysian Dream to have an united, clean, just, forward-looking, progressive and prosperous Malaysia Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-20 Call on Najib and UMNO/BN leaders to heed the cries from the heart of UMNO veterans like Rais Yatim and Rafidah Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-21 Call on Speaker Pandikar to ensure that Parliament does not become a rubber-stamp to approve the the Prime Minister’s Constituency Redelineation Proposals without ample time for MPs to study them and to get public feedback Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-22 Notice of parliamentary motion to reject PAC Report on 1MDB scandal tabled in April 2016 and instruction to PAC to conduct fuller and more comprehensive investigation into 1MDB scandal to cleanse Malaysia of ill-repute as global kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-22 Will there be an Umno implosion? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-22 Is Malaysia reaching a stage where anyone who questions Najib about RM2.6 billion donation in his accounts or “wife of MO1” about the RM144 million pink diamond necklace gifted by Jho Low would be committed “crimes” liable to police arrest and lock-ups? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-23 NS Mentri Besar’s half-apology most disappointing – hope Mohamad Hasan will still make amends with outright unconditional apology without any “Ifs” or “buts” or other wishy-washy justification Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-23 Speaker Pandikar should correct his grave error and misjudgment in embargoing the final Election Commission Report on constituency redelineation from the public as it is a public document when tabled in Parliament for MPs to get public feedback Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-23 Is the Election Commission’s Final Report on the 2013 Constituency Redelineation the most dishonest, dishonorable and disgraceful as compared to previous four Election Commission Constituency Redelineattion Proposals Report that the Speaker has to impose a ridiculous embargo! Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-24 Will Parliament be dissolved after the Election Commission’s 2018 redelineation proposals are passed by the Dewan Rakyat next Wednesday? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-24 Najib’s claim that he was cleared of wrongdoing in PAC report over 1MDB is the most blatant, greatest and worst fake news concocted by Malaysian Government Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-24 DAP will hold nation-wide forum in each State on whether Najib had been cleared of wrongdoing in PAC report over 1MDB and Najib is welcome to attend every such forum or to send a representative Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-25 Three questions on 1MDB scandal to MCA’s self-proclaimed anti-corruption champion, MCA Deputy President and Minister Wee Ka Siong Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-25 I have emailed to Najib to ask the Prime Minister to fix appointment next week for him to show me and Tony Pua where in the PAC Report on 1MDB he is absolved of any wrongdoing in the 1MDB scandal which had transformed Malaysia overnight into a global kleptocracy Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-26 Challenge extended to all Cabinet Ministers and BN leaders to show where in the PAC Report on 1MDB is Najib absolved of any wrongdoing in the 1MDB scandal, described by US Attorney-General as “kleptocracy at its worst”? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-26 If Chong Eu is still alive today, he would have left the dark side and crossed over to Pakatan Harapan to save Malaysia from the trajectory of a failed, rogue and kleptocratic state Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-27 Will Najib be the first to be charged under the Anti-Fake News Act 2018 for the fake news that he has been cleared by Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of any wrongdoing in the 1MDB scandal when it is passed by Parliament? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-27 Will Wee announce that he is totally convinced of his discovery of a RM20 billion undersea tunnel scandal in Penang and will contest in one of the three MCA parliamentary seats to highlight it? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-27 DAP appoints a panel of four MP-lawyers headed by Ramkarpal Singh (Bukit Glugor) and comprising Teo Nie Ching (Kulai), Lim Lip Eng (Segambut) and Thomas Su (Ipoh Timor) to defend Wong Chin Huat for breaking embargo on the Election Commission’s Constituency Redelineation Report Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-28 Chang Yeow, do not show sully or tarnish the good name and memory of Chong Eu Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-28 I strike paydirt and Abdul Rahman Dahlan has shown his hand as the UMNO leader who gave Wee Ka Siong the script to play as UMNO’ “ninja assassin” with the fictitious RM20 billion Penang undersea tunnel scandal Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-29 The Anti-Fake News Bill is in fact a Save Najib from 1MDB Scandal Bill which will criminalise all news about 1MDB scandal in Malaysia available worldwide and punishable as “fake news” Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-30 Wee: Don’t think, just act – but also answer the three questions which I asked him last Saturday and why MCA Ministers and MPs voted in support of the constituency redelineation proposals which are a betrayal of Najib’s 1Malaysia and Mahathir’s Bangsa Malaysia policies? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-30 Will Najib heed the patriotic voice of reason from his brother Nazir to defer the Anti-Fake News Bill? Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-31 Sheikh Omar Ali as DAP/PH candidate for the Johore State Assembly seat of Paloh Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-31 DAP will field Liow Cai Tung again for the Johor Jaya state assembly seat Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-31 DAP would defend the existence of Malay Regiment in the way DAP will defend Chinese and Tamil schools in Malaysia and the country as a multi-racial, multi-lingual, and multi-religious and multi-cultural “Instant Asia’ Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-31 Wee Ka Siong is plucking up courage to visit Bagan more often - let’s hope Wee plucks up sufficient courage to contest against Guan Eng in Bagan Lim Kit Siang
2018-03-31 Malaysians must elect a Parliament in 14GE where the views and concerns of ordinary Malaysians must be heard and not where their views and even their MPs are regarded as non-existent and “transparent” like me in Parliament Lim Kit Siang