Happy 69th Birthday, Indonesia


August 17, 2014 Happy 69th Birthday, Indonesia To All Our Friends, Associates, Bapak Presiden, Government and People of Indonesia Dr Kamsiah and I warmly congratulate your great country on the occasion of its 69th Birthday which falls today. As a major partner in ASEAN, you have a crucial role to play for peace and stability … Continue reading

The Real Meaning of the Selangor Crisis:Islamo-monarchical ‘Ketuanan Melayu’ in Substance


August 17, 2014 The real meaning of the Selangor Crisis by Ernest de Silva (08-16-14) BREAKING NEWS: http://www.cpiasia.net/v3/index.php/228-commentary-sp-353/commentary/2631-the-meaning-of-the-selangor-crisis If the current “seizure of power” by Tan Sri Khalid  Ibrahim stands –and I cannot see how, in any serious way, Pakatan can come back from this shambles, if even if it can muster the numbers on … Continue reading

Asia’s Reform Trio?


August 16, 2014 This article by Kishore highlights three leading lights of Asia, Xi of China, Modi of India and Jokowi of Indonesia. The reform agendas of these leaders deserve our attention in the light of what is happening in our country in general and Selangor in particular. There is also a message to the … Continue reading

Khalid Ibrahim’s Disgraceful Conduct is his legacy


August 15, 2014 Khalid Ibrahim’s Disgraceful Conduct  is his legacy by Josh Hong@www.malaysiakini.com The political saga of Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) has been dragging on for far too long. Granted, it was triggered by power struggle within the party, but what started as an internal affair has now snowballed into a constitutional crisis involving the  … Continue reading