Tag Archive | "Denison Jayasooria"

MIC wants 7.4% quota in GLCs

KUALA TERENGGANU, 31 July 2009: The MIC wants at least a 7.4% quota in employment for Indian Malaysians in government-linked companies (GLCs), including in senior managerial and executive positions, party president Datuk Seri S Samy Vellu said today. He said the quota was based on the minimum 7.4% target set by the government for the […]

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments Off on MIC wants 7.4% quota in GLCs

“Pick right MIC candidates,” says Denison

PUTRAJAYA, 13 July 2009: The 1,400 delegates at the MIC general assembly in September must pick leaders who can win back the country’s 1.8 million Indian Malaysians into the Barisan Nasional (BN), said political analyst Datuk Dr Denison Jayasooria. “This is most important. MIC politics is not just politics involving the MIC delegates. It is […]

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments Off on “Pick right MIC candidates,” says Denison

AI highlights racial discrimination in M’sia

AI highlights racial discrimination in M’sia

PETALING JAYA, 28 May 2009: For the first time in its annual human rights report for Malaysia, Amnesty International (AI) has highlighted racial discrimination as one of several human rights violations in the country. The 2009 report said that racial discrimination was institutionalised in Malaysia, particularly in government-backed affirmative action policies for bumiputeras such as […]

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

Posted in NewsComments (5)

Set up select committee on the poor, say Pakatan MPs

Set up select committee on the poor, say Pakatan MPs

5 Indian MPs attended the discussion PETALING JAYA, 21 Nov: Pakatan Rakyat parliamentarians want a parliamentary select committee on poor and vulnerable groups to be set up. “The select committee is important as we need some oversight on (government) allocations for the poor. This is to ensure that the expenditure is properly utilised in view […]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Posted in NewsComments Off on Set up select committee on the poor, say Pakatan MPs


  • The Nut Graph

 

Switch to our mobile site