Tag Archive | "Chinese Malaysians"

Chinese Malaysians in Galas

Chinese Malaysians in Galas

ONE thing many were waiting to see from the recent Galas by-election was whether Chinese Malaysians would continue supporting Pakatan Rakyat (PR). After all, that has largely been the trend for this ethnic group in almost all by-elections since the 2008 general election. It was not to be. In fact, Chinese Malaysian support for Barisan [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in PicturesComments (1)

MCA speaks loudly, but will anybody listen?

MCA speaks loudly, but will anybody listen?

IN the almost six months since being elected MCA president following bitter infighting, Datuk Seri Dr Chua Soi Lek has marshalled the party rank-and-file to begin reclaiming the Chinese Malaysian vote. How is he attempting to do this? Chua believes that a more outspoken MCA, which shows it won’t cower under Umno’s shadow, is one [...]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Posted in ExclusivesComments (6)

Soi Lek on managing Malaysia

Soi Lek on managing Malaysia

IN the first part of his interview with The Nut Graph, MCA president Datuk Seri Dr Chua Soi Lek spoke about the need for the MCA to be more assertive in voicing the concerns of Chinese Malaysians. But the things the MCA supports – a secular state, a liberalised economy – puts it at odds [...]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Posted in Exclusives, InterviewsComments (5)

The BN’s culture of “balas budi”

The BN’s culture of “balas budi”

(Gift image by iprole, gift tag image by modish / sxc.hu) CHINESE Malaysian community leaders and MCA politicians are reacting strongly to Perkasa‘s calls for the government to “punish” Hulu Selangor voters who didn’t vote for the Barisan Nasional (BN). I believe we are in store for more of such rhetoric, this blaming and defence [...]

Tags: , , , , , ,

Posted in ColumnsComments (23)


  • The Nut Graph

 

Switch to our mobile site