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DAP should aim to recruit and nurture 800 young professionals and university graduates in the next three years to form the core of the new generation of DAP leaders to lead the DAP into the 21st century

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, when opening the Selangor DAP State Convention held in Klang on Sunday, 8th October 1995 at 10 a.m.

DAP should aim to recruit and nurture 800 young professionals and university graduates in the next three years to form the core of the new generation of DAP leaders to lead the DAP into the 21st century

In the April 1995 general election, the DAP faced its worst general election defeat in the 29-year party history, raising the quest.ion whether there is a future for the DAP in particular and democracy in general. Read the rest of this entry »

The new DAP Central Executive Committee to be elected at the DAP Party Congress on November 11-12 will be responsible for the three-year DAP revival and renewal programme and prepare the DAP for the new politics of the 21st century

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the opening of the Perak DAP State Convention in Ipoh on Sunday, September 24, 1995 at 10a.m.

The new DAP Central Executive Committee to be elected at the DAP Party Congress on November 11-12 will be responsible for the three-year DAP revival and renewal programme and prepare the DAP for the new politics of the 21st century

In the April general elections, the DAP suffered its worst general election defeat in the party’s 29-year history. Read the rest of this entry »

Open invitation to young generation of Malaysians to join and reform the DAP and bring in new ideas and concepts to make the DAP a Malaysians party of the 21st century

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong , Lim Kit Siang ,at the DAP Bagan by-election victory dinner held in Bagan on Wednesday, 20th September 1995 at 8.00 p.m.

Open invitation to young generation of Malaysians to join and reform the DAP and bring in new ideas and concepts to make the DAP a Malaysians party of the 21st century

In the April general election, the DAP suffered the worst electoral defeat in our 29-year party history. In Penang, where the DAP had hoped to form the Penang State Government, we were virtually destroyed scraping through with one State Assembly seat. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP to conduct a three-year party renewal and reform programme to create a new generation of leaders as well as to ensure that the DAP keep abreast of changing times not to fight issues of the sixties and seventies but to anticipate the needs of the 21st century

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the Cheras DAP Branch RM100 life-membership card-giving ceremony on Monday, September 18, 1995 at 8 p.m.

DAP to conduct a three-year party renewal and reform programme to create a new generation of leaders as well as to ensure that the DAP keep abreast of changing times not to fight issues of the sixties and seventies but to anticipate the needs of the 21st century

In the April general election, the DAP suffered its worst general election defeat, with the DAP winning only nine parliamentary seats while in Penang, where we had hoped to form the Penang State Government, the DAP won only one state assembly seat. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on the people of Sibu to pick up the baton from the people of Ragan and declare loud and clear in the next Sarawak state general election that Sarawakians want democracy as well as development by breaking the Barisan Nasional monopoly in the Sarawak State Assembly

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the Sibu DAP Branch dinner in Sibu on Saturday, 16th September 1995 at 9 pm

Call on the people of Sibu to pick up the baton from the people of Ragan and declare loud and clear in the next Sarawak state general election that Sarawakians want democracy as well as development by breaking the Barisan Nasional monopoly in the Sarawak State Assembly

I hope that the DAP election petition on Tuesday chal¬lenging the election result of the Lanang parliamentary seat can succeed and that there will be a by-election for the people of Lanang to freely and democratically elect the MP they want. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on the people of Sarawak to respond to the DAP’s nation-wide RM100 Life Membership campaign to save the DAP to fight for democracy and development in Malaysia

Arrival Press Conference Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Bintulu on Friday, September 15, 1995 at 1 p.m.

Call on the people of Sarawak to respond to the DAP’s nation-wide RM100 Life Membership campaign to save the DAP to fight for democracy and development in Malaysia

I wish first to thank the people of Bintulu for their election of a DAP MP for Bintulu in the April general election. The election of Chiew Chin Sing as DAP MP for Bintulu, defeating Datuk James Wong, the veteran of Sarawak politics, is the only light in an otherwise very bleak general election result for the DAP. Read the rest of this entry »

Warning to MCA to stop its communal campaign in the Bagan by-election to paint me as anti-Malay to secure the Malay votes

Press Conference Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at Penang DAP Hqrs on Thursday, 7th September 1995 at 11.30 a.m.

Warning to MCA to stop its communal campaign in the Bagan by-election to paint me as anti-Malay to secure the Malay votes

I have called this press conference to make sure that what happened at the DAP and MCA ceramahs at Bagan Lallang in the Bagan by-election last night is not distorted and communalised by unscrupulous MCA election workers. Read the rest of this entry »

Megat Junid surprised that his two-week ultimatum to Chinese newspapers has resulted in virtual black-out of DAP news, speeches and statements

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-general and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Tuesday, 28th February 1995:

Megat Junid surprised that his two-week ultimatum to Chinese newspapers has resulted in virtual black-out of DAP news, speeches and statements

Deputy Home Minister, Datuk Megat Junid today expressed surprise that his two-week ultimatum to three Chinese newspapers threatening to revoke their printing permits has resulted in the virtual black-out of DAP news, speeches and statements in these newspapers for over a week. Read the rest of this entry »

Megat’s two-week ultimatum to revoke printing permits of three newspapers has resulted in the total black-out of DAP news, speeches and statements in these newspapers in the past three days

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Tuesday, 21st February 1995:

Megat’s two-week ultimatum to revoke printing permits of three newspapers has resulted in the total black-out of DAP news, speeches and statements in these newspapers in the past three days

DAP is very concerned that the two-week ultimatum by the Deputy Minister for Home Affairs, Datuk Megat Junid Megat Ayob, threatening to revoke the printing permits of three news papers has resulted in the total black-out of DAP news, speeches and statements in these newspapers in the past three days. Read the rest of this entry »

Is Megat’s two-week ultimatum to three Chinese newspapers because they had published articles undermining racial harmony or is it purely to shore up electoral support for the MCA and Gerakan in the coming general elections

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Monday, 20th February 1995:

Is Megat’s two-week ultimatum to three Chinese newspapers because they had published articles undermining racial harmony or is it purely to shore up electoral support for the MCA and Gerakan in the coming general elections

I am shocked by the two-week ultimatum given by the Deputy Home Minister, Datuk Megat Junid Megat Ayob, threatening to revoke the printing permits of three newspapers in Malaysia on the eve of the forthcoming general elections. Read the rest of this entry »