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Ekran should not be allowed to start work on the RM15 billion Bakun dam project by beginning work on the three diversion tunnels for the Balut River this month before it had made public its Bakun Biomass removal plan.

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, 3rd November, 1995:

Ekran should not be allowed to start work on the RM15 billion Bakun dam project by beginning work on the three diversion tunnels for the Balui River this month before it had made public its Bakun Biomass removal plan.

Two weeks ago, in reply to my parliamentary question, the Minister for Energy, Telecommunications and Posts, Datuk Leo Moggie said that Erkan Bhd. was expected to submit the Bakun Biomass Removal Plan (BPR) to the Federal Government by the end of October. Read the rest of this entry »

Malaysia should demand at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in New Zealand next month that Britain should denounce French resumption of nuclear tests

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday, October 29, 1995:

Malaysia should demand at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in New Zealand next month that Britain should denounce French resumption of nuclear tests

The detonation of the third French nuclear test in the South Pacific at 6 a.m. Malaysia time yesterday is further proof of French definance of international opinion and morality and must be condemned in the strongest possible terms. Read the rest of this entry »

The amendments to the Parliamentary Standing Orders to curb and restrict the parliamentary rights and role of opposition MPs is one adverse consequence of the Barisan Nasional. landslide victory in the April general election

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, Dap Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the opening of the Johore dap State Convention in Segamat on Sunday, 22nd October 1995 at. 10 a.m.

The amendments to the Parliamentary Standing Orders to curb and restrict the parliamentary rights and role of opposition MPs is one adverse consequence of the Barisan Nasional. landslide victory in the April general election

Last Wednesday, the Barisan Nasional used its five-sixth majority in Parliament to ram through araconian and undemocratic amendments to the Parliamentary Standing Orders to curb and restrict the parliamentary rights and role or opposition MPs. Read the rest of this entry »

I am very shocked that the Government proposes to ram through its proposed Amendments to the Standing Orders as the first item of business when Parliament meets on Monday

Press Conference Statement (2) by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Seremban on Friday, October 13, 1995 at 11.30 am

I am very shocked that the Government proposes to ram through its proposed Amendments to the Standing Orders as the first item of business when Parliament meets on Monday.

I am very shocked that the Government proposes to ram through its proposed Amendments to the Standing Orders as the first item of business when Parliament meets on Monday. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP expresses grave regret that the new Education Bill will not be tabled in Parliament, next week to give MP’s and nation at least two months’ time for public study and feedback before parliamentary debate and passage

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

DAP expresses grave regret that the new Education Bill will not be tabled in Parliament, next week to give MP’s and nation at least two months’ time for public study and feedback before parliamentary debate and passage

DAP expresses grave regret that the new Education Bill will not be tabled in Parliament next week to give MPs and nation at least two month time for public study and feedback before parliamenrary debate and passage. 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 »

Malaysian Parliament should pass a motion to formally condemn President Chirac and the French Government for its outrageous continuation of nuclear tests in South Pacific

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Java on Tuesday, October 3, 1995:

Malaysian Parliament should pass a motion to formally condemn President Chirac and the French Government for its outrageous continuation of nuclear tests in South Pacific

French President. Chirac and the French Government committed another outrage when it conducted the second, of its new series of nuclear weapon tests in the South Pacific yesterday. 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 »

Call on all NGOs in the country endorse the call for a Royal Commission of Inquiry into Police bias in handling police investigations and to faster a new police philosophy in keeping with a caring and human society

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

Call on all NGOs in the country endorse the call for a Royal Commission of Inquiry into Police bias in handling police investigations and to faster a new police philosophy in keeping with a caring and human society

Yesterday, I went to Bukit Aman and submitted for forwarding to the Inspector-General of Police ,Tan Sri Rahim investigating government leaders and police officers as compared to Opposition leaders. Read the rest of this entry »

Call on the people of Sibu to pick up the baton from the people of Ragan and declare loud and clear in the next Sarawak state general election that Sarawakians want democracy as well as development by breaking the Barisan Nasional monopoly in the Sarawak State Assembly

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the Sibu DAP Branch dinner in Sibu on Saturday, 16th September 1995 at 9 pm

Call on the people of Sibu to pick up the baton from the people of Ragan and declare loud and clear in the next Sarawak state general election that Sarawakians want democracy as well as development by breaking the Barisan Nasional monopoly in the Sarawak State Assembly

I hope that the DAP election petition on Tuesday chal¬lenging the election result of the Lanang parliamentary seat can succeed and that there will be a by-election for the people of Lanang to freely and democratically elect the MP they want. Read the rest of this entry »