Archive for category Gerakan

Kang Chin Seng has shown his political shallowness when he suggests that DAP should ask for an Assembly meeting to explain the Lim Hock Seng issue

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Penang on Wednesday, June 26, 1991:

Kang Chin Seng has shown his political shallowness when he suggests that DAP should ask for an Assembly meeting to explain the Lim Hock Seng issue

I am shocked by the statement by the Gerakan National Publicity Bureau Chief and Exco member, Dr.Kang Chin Seng, suggesting that the DAP should ask for an Penang Assembly meeting to explain the Lim Hock Seng issue. Read the rest of this entry »

Is Tan Ghim Hwa prepared to accept full responsibility if anything should happen to me ?

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Penang on Saturday, June 1, 1991:

Is Tan Ghim Hwa prepared to accept full responsibility if anything should happen to me ?

Penang Gerakan Chairman, Tan Ghim Hwa, has not only denied that the Gerakan is behind the phone threat to my life and limb, he even said that the phone threat is non-existent. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP’s offer to co-operate with the Penang Gerakan and the seven Gerakan Assemblymen to form a government which reflects and fulfills the wishes of the people of Penang will always remain open

By DAP MP for Tanjung and Assemblyman for Padang Kota, Lim Kit Siang, in Penang on Thursday, Oct 25, 1990:

DAP’s offer to co-operate with the Penang Gerakan and the seven Gerakan Assemblymen to form a government which reflects and fulfills the wishes of the people of Penang will always remain open

Personally, I congratulate Dr. Koh Tsu Koon for his appointment as the Penang Chief Minister. Read the rest of this entry »

Keng Yaik is opposed to any co-operation between DAP and Gerakan to form a State Government because he is afraid of losing the Federal Ministerial post

Speech by DAP Secretary-General, MP for Tanjung and Assemblyman for Padang Kota, Lim Kit Siang, at a Tanjung 2 thanksgiving party for DAP state general elections workers held at Komtar, Penang on Wednesday, 24th October 1990 at 9 p.m.

Keng Yaik is opposed to any co-operation between DAP and Gerakan to form a State Government because he is afraid of losing the Federal Ministerial post

I am not surprised that the Gerakan President, Datuk Dr. Lim Keng Yaik, is vehemently opposed to any co-operation between the DAP and Gerakan to form a Penang State Government because he is afraid of losing the Federal Ministerial post for himself. Read the rest of this entry »

The failure of the ‘1046’ trick of the Gerakan is an omen that the days of the Gerakan are numbered

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Peng on Monday, 17th September 1990:

The failure of the ‘1046’ trick of the Gerakan is an omen that the days of the Gerakan are numbered

Yesterday, a member of the public told me that the failure of the ‘1046’ trick of the Gerakan is an omen that the days of the Gerakan are numbered. Read the rest of this entry »

Goh Cheng Taik is the classic example of the hypocritical Gerakan apologist for the Mahathir policies, abuses of power and scandals

Reply by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, to Goh Cheng Teik’s column in Nanyang Siang Pao on Wednesday, 5th September 1990

Goh Cheng Taik is the classic example of the hypocritical Gerakan apologist for the Mahathir policies, abuses of power and scandals

Last Wednesday, Gerakan’s ideologue and theoretician, Dr. Goh Cheng Teik, wrote a sickeningly deceitful column in the Nanyang Siang Pao under the heading ‘Lim Fong Seng’s game of chess’, which drips with lies, poison and hypocrisy. Read the rest of this entry »

Gerakan will be even quicker than MCA to co-operate with PAS if directed by UMNO to do so

Speech (Part 2) by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the Penang DAPSY Ceramah held at Batu Lanchang Balai Rakyat on Saturday, 11th August 1990 at 8 pm.

Gerakan will be even quicker than MCA to co-operate with PAS if directed by UMNO to do so.

Gerakan is now full steam in its second round of attack on the DAP using the Islamic State issue, accusing the DAP of wanting to establish an Islamic State by co-operating with PAS. Read the rest of this entry »

Keng Yaik should explain how he could have confidence in Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed and UMNO Baru when he is predicting that PAS could win 25 Parliamentary seats in the next general elections

Press Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Monday, 9th July 1990:

Keng Yaik should explain how he could have confidence in Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed and UMNO Baru when he is predicting that PAS could win 25 Parliamentary seats in the next general elections

Gerakan President Datuk Dr. Lim Keng Yaik is now having ‘cold feel’ and afraid that Gerakan would be in the bad books of UMNO Baru and the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed. Read the rest of this entry »

Keng Yaik was so unsure about the future of UMNO Baru and Gerakan after the Johore Bahru by-election in August 1988 that he tried to buy political insurance by reaching some secret arrangements with DAP and Semangat 46

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP or Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the ‘Towards Tanjung Two’ Dinner held at Lucky Restaurant at Butterworth on Thursday, 7th June 1990 at 8 p.m.

Keng Yaik was so unsure about the future of UMNO Baru and Gerakan after the Johore Bahru by-election in August 1988 that he tried to buy political insurance by reaching some secret arrangements with DAP and Semangat 46

For the first time in Malaysian electoral history since Merdeka 33 years ago, nobody can be certain what could be the real outcome of the next general elections. Read the rest of this entry »

Five questions for Datuk Dr. Lim Keng Yaik

Press Conference Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Pantai Remis on Saturday, 2nd June 1990 at 11 a.m.

Five questions for Datuk Dr. Lim Keng Yaik

The Gerakan President and Primary Industries Minister, Datuk Dr. Lim Keng Yaik, said in Bruas early this week that he would like to re-contest in Bruas, but is worried about the split of the Malay votes. Read the rest of this entry »