Archive for category MAIKA Telekom Scandal

Yesterday evening, just before I left the DAP Hqrs for the Subang International Airport to catch a flight to Penang, I learn of the Bukit Aman police statement that I have been asked to give clarification to the CID Director

An Indictment of Police bias when investigating government leaders and police officers as compared to Opposition leaders presented to Bukit Aman Police Headquarters by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, on Thursday, 28th September 1995

Yesterday evening, just before I left the DAP Hqrs for the Subang International Airport to catch a flight to Penang, I learn of the Bukit Aman police statement that I have been asked to give clarification to the CID Director. Datuk Mohd Said Awang on my statements calling on the police to withdraw the report against Irene Fernandez for criminal defamation, to co-operate in an independent inquiry into Tenaganita allegations about mal-treatment of Bangladeshi and other illegal immigrants in Imigration detention camps and for expressing my lack of confidence in the impartiality and independence of the Police when it has to conduct investigations involving government leaders and the Police.

I am always prepared to co-operate with the police in the public interest and I immediately cancelled my flight to Penang and phoned up Bukit Aman to contact as I was told CID director, Datuk Mohd Said Awang. I could not contact him as I was told he was playing golf. Read the rest of this entry »

A well-crafted budget for the general elections which glossed over fundamental problems of economic injustice, unaccountability, abuses of power and corruption

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in the Dewan Rakyat on Monday, October 31, 1994 on the 1995 Budget

A well-crafted budget for the general elections which glossed over fundamental problems of economic injustice, unaccountability, abuses of power and corruption

I congratulate the Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim for presenting a well-crafted 1995 Budget for the general elections, which has been the greatest ‘publicity’ triumph for any budget in Malaysian parliamentary history. Read the rest of this entry »

The Attorney-General’s announcement that the Rahim case is closed reminds Malaysians of the 1992 announcement of the closing of the Samy Vellu case

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, October 21, 1994:

The Attorney-General’s announcement that the Rahim case is closed reminds Malaysians of the 1992 announcement of the closing of the Samy Vellu case

The announcement by the Attorney-General, Datuk Mohtar Abdullah today that he had directed the police to close investigations into the former Malacca Chief Minister and former UMNO Youth Leader, Tan Sri Rahim Tamby Cik, in connection with allegation that he had an affair with a 15-year-old schoolgirl and that no criminal proceedings would be instituted against him has not come as a surprise to Malaysians. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP calls on the prime Minister to present a White Paper in next month’s Parliament on the outcome of ACA re-opening of investigations into Samy Vellu and the MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petalling jaya on Thursday, 29th September 1994:

DAP calls on the prime Minister to present a White Paper in next month’s Parliament on the outcome of ACA re-opening of investigations into Samy Vellu and the MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal.

DAP calls on the prime Minister to present a White Paper in next month’s Parliament on the outcome of ACA re-opening of investigations into the MIC President and the Minister for Energy, Posts and Telecommunications, Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu and the MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal. Read the rest of this entry »

ACA Director-General, Tan Sri Zulkifli Moh,ood should explain what is the reason for the ‘waiting game’ between the ACA and the Police in the investigations into MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Tuesday, 19th April 1994:

ACA Director-General, Tan Sri Zulkifli Moh,ood should explain what is the reason for the ‘waiting game’ between the ACA and the Police in the investigations into MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal

I have received a written answer to my parliamentary question addressed to the Prime Minister on the outcome of the ACA re-opening of investigations into MIC President and Minister for Energy, Telecommunications and Post, Datuk Seri S.Samy Vellu and the MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP calls on Cabinet to appoint a Special Prosecutor to take over all investigations involving the MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal from the ACA and the Police with powers to prosecute all offences that have been committed

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the opening of the DAP National Tamil Seminar held at town House Hotel, Penang on Sunday, 17th April 1994 at 11 a.m.

DAP calls on Cabinet to appoint a Special Prosecutor to take over all investigations involving the MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal from the ACA and the Police with powers to prosecute all offences that have been committed

I welcome the denial yesterday by the Anti-Corruption Agency Director-General, Tan Sri Zulkifli Mahmood that the ACA had stopped its investigations into MIC President and Minister for Energy, Telekom shares hijacking scandal from the ACA and the Police with full powers to prosecute all offences that have been committed Read the rest of this entry »

Samy Vellu should give a full public explanation of the RM38 million from the proceeds of the sale of the nine million Telekom shares meant for MAIKA Holdings which had been banked into his personal bank account

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Penang on Saturday, April 16,1994:

Samy Vellu should give a full public explanation of the RM38 million from the proceeds of the sale of the nine million Telekom shares meant for MAIKA Holdings which had been banked into his personal bank account

MIC President and Minister for Energy, Telecommunications and Posts, Datuk Seri S.Samy Vellu, said in Malacca yesterday that he was not afraid of my fresh allegations against him in connection with the MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal which I made in Parliament on Wednesday. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on ACA Director-General, Tan Sri Zulkifli Mahmood to explain whether he has misled Parliament and the country about re-opening of ACA investigations into Samy Vellu and MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, 15th April 1994:

Call on ACA Director-General, Tan Sri Zulkifli Mahmood to explain whether he has misled Parliament and the country about re-opening of ACA investigations into Samy Vellu and MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal

I am extremely shocked by a statement by the Anti-Corruption Agency Director-General, Tan Sri Zulkifli Mahmood in an interview with a local daily (Nanyang Siang Pao) yesterday that the ACA had completely ended investigations into the MAIKA Telekom shares hijacking scandal and that after 15 months of investigations, the ACA had found no evidence to justify action against MIC President and Minister for Energy, Telecommunications and Posts, Datuk Seri S.Samy Vellu. Read the rest of this entry »

Selangor Mentri Besar should be advised that it would be unconstitutional to leave Shahbandar Raya state assembly seat vacant without be-election by giving retrospective effect to the Selangor State Constitutional amendment to be passed by the Selangor State Assembly tomorrow

by parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Sunday, April 3, 1994:

Selangor Mentri Besar should be advised that it would be unconstitutional to leave Shahbandar Raya state assembly seat vacant without be-election by giving retrospective effect to the Selangor State Constitutional amendment to be passed by the Selangor State Assembly tomorrow

Selangor Mentri Besar, Tan Sri Muhammad Taib, said yesterday that the Selangor State Government wants to leave the Shahbandar Raya state assembly seat vacant until the next general elections following the death of State Exco member and MIC State Treasurer, Datuk T.M. Thurai last Wednesday. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP will ask Mahathir in next month’s Parliament whether Cabinet Ministers enjoy special immunity from criminal prosecutions for corruption and criminal breach of trust

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at a DAP ceramah in Muar on Sunday, March 27, 1994 at 8 pm

DAP will ask Mahathir in next month’s Parliament whether Cabinet Ministers enjoy special immunity from criminal prosecutions for corruption and criminal breach of trust

Barisan Nasional leaders want Malaysians to believe that everything is fine in Malaysia, that there are no more problems and issues in the country, and that the voters in the next general elections should reject, the DAP and solidly support the Barisan Nasional. Read the rest of this entry »