Party Quota System in affordable housing scheme must go!

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Media Statement by Johor DAP Publicity Secretary and Senai State Assemblyman Wong Shu Qi on 9thSeptember 2017 (Saturday): Party Quota System in affordable housing scheme must go! It is almost an open secret that applicants of Johor state affordable housing schemes are forced to pay bribe in order to get a unit of their dream… Read more »

Did Liang Teck Meng consult Johoreans on the highest water tariff in Malaysia?

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    Liang Teck Meng should resign as SPAN chairman since he cannot act professionally in handling water governance issue The latest reply made by Liang Teck Meng in his capacity as Chairman of SPAN (National Water Service Commission) exposed how shallow and unprofessional he is when it comes to handling water governance issue. Liang… Read more »

MCA president is wrong; local government election is the solution, not appointment of mayor based on ethnicity

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  Media Statement by REFSA Executive Director Wong Shu Qi on 2nd June 2017 (Friday):   MCA president is wrong; local government election is the solution, not appointment of mayor based on ethnicity   MCA President, Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, has suggested that appointing Chinese as mayors would increase the Chinese community’s sense of… Read more »

Is MRT the ultimate solution for urban congestion in Malaysia?

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Is MRT the ultimate solution for urban congestion in Malaysia?   There is currently 78% household owns a car while 66% owns motorcycle in Malaysia. The more motorists, the more congested it is regardless how many highways we build. Yet, is the costly MRT the ultimate solution for urban congestion in Malaysia? Public used to… Read more »