Archive - December 2003  

31/12/2003 Eight more Royal Commissions - education, economy, healthcare, judiciary, etc
31/12/2003 RM200 million tuition vouchers - failure of quality education system
30/12/2003 Why 82,000 police personnel to issue summons but not to fight crime?
29/12/2003 Royal Commission on Police -must be wide-ranging, credible and timely
29/12/2003 Public Safety Index in Malaysia getting from bad to worse since 1990
26/12/2003 No Ops Sikap for Xmas/New Year - road safety campaign going backwards
24/12/2003 Last Christmas under 46-year Merdeka "social contract"?
24/12/2003 Abdullah heading Cabinet Committee on Road Safety - wrong signal
23/12/2003 Will EPF dividend this year be higher than past two years?
22/12/2003 Pak Lah should reaffirm original "Merdeka social contract"
22/12/2003 Mahathir - Give Pak Lah time to fight corruption
20/12/2003 Abdullah's two disturbing responses to US report about religious freedom in Malaysia
20/12/2003 Two burning issues in JB for Abdullah to address tomorrow
20/12/2003 First 50 Days - Abdullah prevented from hearing the "truth" from the people
19/12/2003 RM1.1 billion "crooked half-bridge" should be suspended after postponement of double tracking rail
18/12/2003 66,000 Maika shareholders - attend AGM in full force to sack Board of Directors and demand justice
17/12/2003 Special Parliament meeting to make next election the most "clean, free and fair" in history
17/12/2003 Putrajaya should house churches and temples in keeping with multi-religious Malaysia
17/12/2003 CJ's extraordinary proposal to fuse adversarial, inquisitorial and syariah systems into one national law
16/12/2003 Straighten "crooked half bridge" - Ghani Othman should declare stand
15/12/2003 De-legitimization of 1957 "Social Contract" - challenge of civil society
15/12/2003 Cabinet revamp of EPF to end mismanagement and bad governance
15/12/2003 Suspend "crooked half-bridge" - human folly of engineering feat
14/12/2003 Limit on EPF withdrawal at 55 - unlawful and DAP will challenge in court
14/12/2003 Three issue s for first meeting of National Service Training Council tomorrow
13/12/2003 Nazri should go on Cabinet leave until cleared by ACA
13/12/2003 Razaleigh's "nation at cross-road" warning - will "social contract" be consigned to history?
13/12/2003 What is Liong Sik's role in the RM40 billion bid by China and India for double tracking rail
12/12/2003 Triumph of anti-corruption or new development policy against mega-projects?
12/12/2003 National Service - Cabinet should review/slash red tape and bureaucracy infecting programme
11/12/2003 National Service - spawning an empire of red tape against Abdullah's call to slash bureaucracy
11/12/2003 Indefinite postponement of double tracking rail project - Abdullah should cancel "crooked half bridge" in Johore
10/12/2003 Tokyo Declaration - ASEAN-Japan roadmap for return of Burma to democracy
10/12/2003 National Service hotline, SMS, website services - accountability/transparency needed
10/12/2003 Cabinet Committee with Opposition/Civil Society to implement UN Convention Against Corruption
10/12/2003 National Service for S.Australian matriculation students - exempt or reschedule
10/12/2003 6,000 taxi permits - AG's statement further undermined ACA credibility and independence
9/12/2003 Urgent email to Cabinet Ministers - Empower and not disembowel ACA
9/12/2003 Cabinet should honour Human Rights Day tomorrow with a roadmap to improve human rights
8/12/2003 Ministerial row with ACA - four illustrations why ACA must be completely independent from Executive
8/12/2003 Keng Yaik's defence of "929" Islamic State - full of holes which cannot withstand public debate
7/12/2003 Conflicting signals on all-out war against corruption - DAP memo to Abdullah tomorrow
7/12/2003 Road carnage crisis - Kong Choy should not play with statistics to downplay gravity
6/12/2003 Road carnage - Transport Minister to resign if 3-year National Road Safety Plan fails
5/12/2003 Remove Shamsuddin as Chief Secretary for undermining Abdullah's anti-corruption campaign
5/12/2003 Malaysia at Abuja CHOGM - call for removal of Mugabe
5/12/2003 No statistics on Ops Sikap V injuries - no govt seriousness to end road carnage
5/12/2003 PAS ISD - Hadi should not devalue political discourse and trivialise objections
4/12/2003 "Thunder big, raindrops small" - Cabinet meeting on road carnage great letdown
4/12/2003 Malaysia Boleh - first National Commission on UN Convention Against Corruption
3/12/2003 Malaysia should not side with Mugabe at the Abuja CHOGM
3/12/2003 Abdullah - make next election the most "clean, free and fair" in nation's history
3/12/2003 Root causes of road carnage - lack of political will and Ministerial accountability
2/12/2003 Road carnage - sack sleeping Cabinet Committee on Road Safety
1/12/2003 Window of Opportunity to defend secular Malaysia closing very fast - only a few months left
1/12/2003 No further Islamisation - Who is telling the truth, Keng Yaik or JAKIM?