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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 two disasters yesterday – the west Port poison fumes disaster which killed four and the collapse of an overhead bridge under construction in Klang which killed two – raises thee disturbing question whether the Government had become too inured or stupefied by avoidable man-made disasters

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, September 29, 1995:

The two disasters yesterday – the west Port poison fumes disaster which killed four and the collapse of an overhead bridge under construction in Klang which killed two – raises thee disturbing question whether the Government had become too inured or stupefied by avoidable man-made disasters

The two disasters yesterday – the west Port poison fumes disaster which killed four and the collapse of an overhead bridge under construction in Klang which killed two – raises thee disturbing question whether the Government had become too inured or stupefied by avoidable man-made disasters that it is incapable of taking effective remedial measures. Read the rest of this entry »

Loh Boon Siew is a great Penangite and Malaysian and his death is an irreparable loss to Penang and Malaysia

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Penang on Saturday, 16th February 1995;

Loh Boon Siew is a great Penangite and Malaysian and his death is an irreparable loss to Penang and Malaysia

Loh Boon Siew is a great Penangite and Malaysian and his death is an irreparable loss to Penang and Malaysia. Read the rest of this entry »

Five Wishes For 1995

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary- General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang released on Saturday, December 31, 1994:

Five Wishes For 1995

Next year will inescapably be the general elections year, as all the forecasts that general elections would take place this year have been debunked by events. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP pays tribute to Dr. Chen Man Hin as the marathon runner’ in the last three decades for a Malaysian Malaysia Where there is justice, equality and freedom for all Malaysians

Speech by Parliamentary opposition Leader, DAP Secretary Genaral and MP for Tanjong on the 70th Brithday Dinner organised by the DAP for DAP National Chairman Dr. Chen Man Hin held at Marco Polo Restaurant on Thesday, 15 Novenber 1994 at 7 pm

DAP pays tribute to Dr. Chen Man Hin as the marathon runner’ in the last three decades for a Malaysian Malaysia Where there is justice, equality and freedom for all Malaysians

Tonight DAP leaders, Mps, SAs, members, supporters and friends are gatheted here to celebrate the 70th birthday of Party Chairman Dr. Chen Man Hin. Read the rest of this entry »

Kit Siang thanks Malacca General Hospital doctors, nurses and staff and the Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed and all well-wishers for his recovery from the Sunday accident

Press Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang in Petaling Jaya on Saturday, 12 November 1994

Kit Siang thanks Malacca General Hospital doctors, nurses and staff and the Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed and all well-wishers for his recovery from the Sunday accident

I wish to thank the Malacca General Hospital doctors, nurses and staff for taking care of me and for their diligence to save my life following my accident near the Senawang-Ayer Keroh Highway on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Police refusal to recognize the JPJ smoke test certification is most unfair and Liong Sik should resolve this problem without any more delay

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Wednesday, October 5, 1994

Police refusal to recognize the JPJ smoke test certification is most unfair and Liong Sik should resolve this problem without any more delay

I have received a complaint from a very angry and outraged lorry owner from Negri Sembilan who felt that he was the victim of a ‘day-light robbery’ by the authorities when the police refused to recognize that JPJ smoke test certification only one day earlier, and he had to pay RM50 to avoid being issued with a summons. Read the rest of this entry »

Is Mahathir accusing DAP of spreading the allegation that the Prime Minister has a Chinese wife ‘complete with a photograph’?

by Parliamentary Opposition Deader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, September 9, 1994:

Is Mahathir accusing DAP of spreading the allegation that the Prime Minister has a Chinese wife ‘complete with a photograph’?

I am shocked beyond words by the allegation of the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed, implying that the DAP had spread the allegation that he has a Chinese wife, ‘complete with a photograph’. Read the rest of this entry »

Inspector-General of Police should direct Bukit Aman to lodge a police report so that the police could commence investigations to comply with Mahathir’s directive in connection with the allegation that the Malacca Chief Minister, Tan Sri Rahim Tamby Cik, had an affair with a 15-year-old school girl

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secreatry-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Saturday August 27, 1994:

Inspector-General of Police should direct Bukit Aman to lodge a police report so that the police could commence investigations to comply with Mahathir’s directive in connection with the allegation that the Malacca Chief Minister, Tan Sri Rahim Tamby Cik, had an affair with a 15-year-old school girl

The CID Director Comm Said Awang said yesterday that the Police are still waiting for a police report in connection with the allegation that the UMNO Youth Leader and Malacca Chief Minister, Tan Sri Rahim Tamby Cik, had an affair with a 15-year-old school girl. Read the rest of this entry »

Deepest condolence from Dap to families of two Malaysian soldiers killed in Somalia

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Wednesday, July 20, 1994:

Deepest condolence from Dap to families of two Malaysian soldiers killed in Somalia

DAP sends its deepest condolence to the families of the two Malaysian soldiers, Stef Sjn Azman Mohamed Tahir from the 21st Commando Unit and Kpl Gani ak Binyoi from the Sixth Royal Ranger Regiment, killed in an ambush by Somali gunmen in Mogadishu on Monday.

Both Azman and Gani have died in the course of national and international duty, and the country must look after their children and family as a mark of gratitude and appreciation for their irreplaceable sacrifices.