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The Lifting of the ban on Justice Bao television series vindicates DAP stand that such a ban violates five important aspects of nation-building

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Thursday, October 12, 1995:

The Lifting of the ban on Justice Bao television series vindicates DAP stand that such a ban violates five important aspects of nation-building

DAP commends the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed for his directive to the Information Ministry to review its outdated guidelines banning television screening of foreign costume dramas. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP welcomes the statement by Mohamed Rahmat that the Information Ministry could reconsider the TV ban on the Justice Bao series

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Tuesday, October 10, 1995:

DAP welcomes the statement by Mohamed Rahmat that the Information Ministry could reconsider the TV ban on the Justice Bao series

I welcome the latest statement by the Information Minister, Datuk ‘Mohamed Rahmat that the Information Ministry is prepared to reconsider the TV ban on the Justice Bao television series if MetroVision makes an appeal. Read the rest of this entry »

Advise to Mohamad Rahmat and politicians not to resort to the irresponsible tactics of turning the Justice Bao television series controversy into a racial issue by claiming that others have made it into a racial issue

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Monday, October 9, 1995:

Advise to Mohamad Rahmat and politicians not to resort to the irresponsible tactics of turning the Justice Bao television series controversy into a racial issue by claiming that others have made it into a racial issue

I advise the “Information Minister, Datuk Mohamed Rahmat and politicians not to resort to the irresponsible tactic of turning the Justice Bao television series controversy into a racial issue by claiming that others have made it into a racial issue . Read the rest of this entry »

Advice to Liong Sik to do special homework in the next three days to present a strong and irrefutable case to Cabinet for the lifting of the ban on the Justice Bao television series

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong , Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Saturday, 7th October 1995:

Advice to Liong Sik to do special homework in the next three days to present a strong and irrefutable case to Cabinet for the lifting of the ban on the Justice Bao television series

From the remarks by the MCA President, Datuk Dr. Liong Liong Sik in Kota Tinggi on Thursday, it is clear that Liong Sik had neither seen the Justice Bao television series nor knew the peosonality and character of Justice Bao. Read the rest of this entry »

Liong Sik commended for undertaking to bring up the ban on the Justice Bao television series at next Cabinet meeting

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader , DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, October 6, 1995:

Liong Sik commended for undertaking to bring up the ban on the Justice Bao television series at next Cabinet meeting

I commend the MCA President, Datuk Seri Dr. Ling Liong Sik for undertaking to bring up the ban on the Justice Pao television series at the next Cabinet meeting. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on MCA and Gerakan Ministers to inform the Information Minister and the Cabinet that the Justice Pao television series is the best educational material in the world to inculcate the values to fight corruption and abuses of power

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Thursday, 5th October 1995:

Call on MCA and Gerakan Ministers to inform the Information Minister and the Cabinet that the Justice Pao television series is the best educational material in the world to inculcate the values to fight corruption and abuses of power

The silence of the Cabinet on the Information Ministry ban on the Justice Pao television series is most, disappointing, as it means that the MCA and Gerakan Ministers have failed to raise the issue in the Cabinet, yesterday to get the ban removed. Read the rest of this entry »

The ban on Justice Bao television series is evidence that there is a need for a total shake-up of the Information Ministry as it is not only retrogressive but a negative influence in five important areas of nation-building

Press Conference Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at DAP PJ Headquaters on Wednesday , October 4, 1995 at 11.30a.m.

The ban on Justice Bao television series is evidence that there is a need for a total shake-up of the Information Ministry as it is not only retrogressive but a negative influence in five important areas of nation-building.

The press today carried prominently the report that the Information Ministry had imposed the “death sentence” on the Justice Bao television series for the Malaysian television stations. 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 »

DAP calls for fair and equal access to television and radio during general elections, including political broadcasts, news and commentaries

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Thursday, February 23, 1995:

DAP calls for fair and equal access to television and radio during general elections, including political broadcasts, news and commentaries

The Minister for Information, Datuk Mohamed Rahmat, said yesterday that five radio networks will he provided for the broadcast of ceramah by leaders of political parties in the run-up to the general elections, namely Radio networks 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6 which would be in Bahasa Malaysia, English, Mandarin and Tamil. Read the rest of this entry »

Why has Sin Heap Lee expedited the ‘death’ of Malayan Thung Pau, which will make its last appearance tomorrow instead of on next Monday on August 8?

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-general and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Tuesday, 2nd August 1994:

Why has Sin Heap Lee expedited the ‘death’ of Malayan Thung Pau, which will make its last appearance tomorrow instead of on next Monday on August 8?

Malayan Thung Pau will make its last appearance tomorrow. Read the rest of this entry »