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DAP calls for abolition of the Inter-Ministry Committee on Internet Censorship and its replacement by a I-way (Information Highway) Commission to recommend how to promote the highest percentage of Malaysian access to Internet and which will also address the problem of pornography on the Internet

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Monday, October 2, 1995:

DAP calls for abolition of the Inter-Ministry Committee on Internet Censorship and its replacement by a I-way (Information Highway) Commission to recommend how to promote the highest percentage of Malaysian access to Internet and which will also address the problem of pornography on the Internet

Dr. Safar Hasim, head of the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia’s Department of Communications yesterday commended the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamad for calling on the world community to find a way to keep pornography out of the Internet and to provide for legal action to be taken against those responsible. Read the rest of this entry »

Seventh Malaysia Plan should incorporate for the first time a strategy to develop a National Information Infrastructure (NTI) which will place Malaysia in the forefront of the information revolution

Speech (Part 2) by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the opening of the Penang DAP State Convention help on Sunday, 1st October 1995 at 10a.m.

Seventh Malaysia Plan should incorporate for the first time a strategy to develop a National Information Infrastructure (NTI) which will place Malaysia in the forefront of the information revolution

Just now, I said that knowledge has today replaced natural resources in defining power. This is why the party and country must not be left behind in the revolution in information technology (IT). Read the rest of this entry »

Mahathir has made a good speech at the 50th UN General Assembly in his call on the United Nations to stand on the side of the collective needs of the people and nations and not be an instrument of the rich and powerful

Press Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang in Petaling Jaya on Saturday, September 30, 1995:

Mahathir has made a good speech at the 50th UN General Assembly in his call on the United Nations to stand on the side of the collective needs of the people and nations and not be an instrument of the rich and powerful

The Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr Mahathir Mohamad has made a good speech at the 50th UN General Assembly in his call on the united Nations to stand on the side of the collective needs of the people and nations and not be an instrument of the rich and powerful. Read the rest of this entry »

There must not only be a new National Information Policy, but also a new Information Minister who understands the Information Superhighway and the multi-cultural attributes of Malayisan nation

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

There must not only be a new National Information Policy, but also a new Information Minister who understands the Information Superhighway and the multi-cultural attributes of Malayisan nation

Information Minister, Datuk Mohamed Rahmat said in Kuala Terengganu yesterday that the committee chaired by Tan Sri Samad Ismail to draft a national information policy has been asked to go over its draft proposal to include new elements to keep abreast with current information technology mediums. Read the rest of this entry »

The issues of promoting Internet among Malaysians as well as the question of pornography on the Internet are serious matters and should not be trivialized

Press Comments by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, after the opening of the Perak DAP State Convention on in Ipoh on Sunday, September 24, 1995 at 11a.m

The issues of promoting Internet among Malaysians as well as the question of pornography on the Internet are serious matters and should not be trivialized

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia’s communications department head Prof. Dr. Mohd Safar Hasim said I should learn to spell “sex” and “erotica” and that “After that. Lim will be able to find pornographic materials on the Net”. Read the rest of this entry »

The University Kebangsaan Malaysia head of Communication Department Prof Dr. Mohd Safar Hasim has done his university, the nation and the Internet a great disservice in trying to fan hysteria instead of national discussion about the information superhighway.

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP, Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, September 22, 1995:

The University Kebangsaan Malaysia head of Communication Department Prof Dr. Mohd Safar Hasim has done his university, the nation and the Internet a great disservice in trying to fan hysteria instead of national discussion about the information superhighway.

The University Kebangsaan Malalysia head of Communication Department Prof Dr. Mohd Safar Hasim has done his university, the nation and the Internet a great disservice in trying to fan hysteria instead of rational discussion about the information superhighway. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on Anwar Ibrahim to introduce a IT budget next month to encourage Malaysians to be in the frontline of information technology revolution

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

Call on Anwar Ibrahim to introduce a IT budget next month to encourage Malaysians to be in the frontline of information technology revolution

DAP calls on the Finance Minister, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to introduce an IT (Information Technology) budget in Parliament next month to encourage Malaysians to be in the front¬line of information technology revolution. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on the people of Sarawak to be in the forefront of information technology (IT) revolution by increasing 300 times the number of Sarawakians in the internet by the end of next year

Arrival Press Conference by Parliamentary Opposition Leader DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Kuching on Sunday, 17th September 1995 at 9 p.m.

Call on the people of Sarawak to be in the forefront of information technology (IT) revolution by increasing 300 times the number of Sarawakians in the internet by the end of next year

I notice from Sarawakian newspapers mat Sarawak will be holding its first exposition of Information Technology (IT) – TTXPO ’95 – in Kuching from 28th September to 2nd October 1995, where there would be a conference with 32 papers on Technical and non-technical subjects and an exhibition on IT products. Read the rest of this entry »