Gong Xi Fa Chai 2016

As all Malaysian Chinese join family and friends to welcome the Year of the Fire Red Monkey, I wish every Malaysian and especially our Malaysian Chinese a Peaceful, Progressive and Prosperous Chinese New Year.

PPP has taken the challenge to transform with the times. We have rightly re-branded the ‘old’ PPP with the ‘new’ myPPP with Peace, Progress and Prosperity being our hallmark and rightly registers our quest in the best interest of all Malaysians. Continue reading “Gong Xi Fa Chai 2016”

My Speech @ myPPP AGM 2015 -EN

1. John Naisbitt is one of the most far-sighted and accurate observers of politics. He served President Kennedy and later President Lyndon Johnson.  I would like to borrow his famous quote “my years in politics instructed me in the art of the possible”.

2. Having served the nation under three Prime Ministers, I am proud to declare that I too believe in the art of the possible. Continue reading “My Speech @ myPPP AGM 2015 -EN”

Uncalled for whining by MIC

The published news (Malaysiakini, Dec 14, 2015) about MIC central working committee member S Vell Paari reprimanding myPPP president M Kayveas on the latter’s speech at MyPPP’s recent annual general meeting is not only uncalled for but certainly sounds like a schoolboy threat.

As a party president Kayveas has every right, duty and honour to convey his members’ concerns at the AGM. It is not about spilling complaints in the public domain. MIC leaders should know better than to poke their fingers into another political party’s AGM, to begin with. Continue reading “Uncalled for whining by MIC”

The Baju Kurung issue

The Baju Kurung issue: A ‘Malaysian’ perspective

Some twenty years ago, I took it upon myself to wear the Malay Baju for a Hari Raya do. My family too joined me as they came all dressed up in the ‘malay’ costumes for the gathering with the then prime minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad.

…proud to be an integral part of the atmosphere of celebration… Continue reading “The Baju Kurung issue”