Archive for category Political Integrity

Ting Chew Peh’s personal, mean and vicious attack on me not only most unworthy of a Cabinet Minister, but shows up his parliamentery ignorance

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Friday, September 8, 1995:

Ting Chew Peh’s personal, mean and vicious attack on me not only most unworthy of a Cabinet Minister, but shows up his parliamentery ignorance despite being a Minister for nearly 10 years

The MCA Secretary-General and Minister for Housing, Datuk Dr. Ting Chew Peh made a very personal, mean and vicious attack on me in Butterworth yesterday, which is most unworthy of a Cabinet Minister. Read the rest of this entry »

Barisan Nasional MPs should be imbued with Vision 2020 to give priority to raising the international standing of Parliament and the nation instead of indulging in petty party politics just to spike the Opposition

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Wednesday, 6th September 1995:

Barisan Nasional MPs should be imbued with Vision 2020 to give priority to raising the international standing of Parliament and the nation instead of indulging in petty party politics just to spike the Opposition

The Parliament meeting which concluded yesterday has again highlighted the need for Barisan Nasional MPs to be imbued with Vision 2020 to give priority to raising the international standing of Parliament and the nation instead of indulging in petty politics just to spike the Opposition. Read the rest of this entry »

DAP’s record as a responsible and constructive opposition can stand public scrutiny.

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, on Wednesday, September 14, 1994:

DAP’s record as a responsible and constructive opposition can stand public scrutiny.

In Kota Kinabalu yesterday, the Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed, said: “We want responsible opposition… not those like (Lim) Kit Siang (the DAP Secretary-General). He is not responsible. He only digs dirty things… even things which are not dirty he makes it dirty”. Read the rest of this entry »

If Rahim does not want to resign as Malacca Chief Minister, the Malacca State Assembly should convened an emergency meeting to remove him by way of a no confidence motion

By Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, in Petaling Jaya on Thursday, 1st September 1994:

If Rahim does not want to resign as Malacca Chief Minister, the Malacca State Assembly should convened an emergency meeting to remove him by way of a no confidence motion

DAP welcomes the assurance given by the Deputy Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim that the government would act against Malacca Chief Minister, Tan Sri Rahim Tamby Cik, to preserve the credibility of the Barisan Nasional Government if the allegation of Rahim’s affair with a 15-year-old schoolgirl were proven true and if there were “other cases involving unwarranted behaviour, low morality and misconduct that cannot be defended”. Read the rest of this entry »

Liong Sik and other MCA leaders have no right to talk about ‘Big Liberalisation’ of ‘Little Liberalisation’ when they could not even list the ‘Little Liberalisation’ they have claimed credit

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the Segamat DAP Branch Dinner in Segamat on Sunday, July 24, 1994 at 7 p.m. to celebrate his 25th Anniversary as an elected Member of Parliament

Liong Sik and other MCA leaders have no right to talk about ‘Big Liberalisation’ of ‘Little Liberalisation’ when they could not even list the ‘Little Liberalisation’ they have claimed credit

MCA President Datuk Dr. Ling Liong Sik and the other MCA Ministers have no right to talk about ‘Big Liberalisation’ or ‘Little Liberalisation’ when they could not even list the ‘Little Liberalisation’ they have claimed credit. Read the rest of this entry »

The 51-man MCA Youth delegation led by MCA Youth leader, Datuk Chan Kong Choy, should be hauled up before the MCA Disciplinary Committee for buckling under pressure and repudiating the MCA and MCA Youth stand all these years on the scrapping of quotas

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the Perak DAP State Dinner at Moongate Restaurant, Ipoh on 25th June 1994 at 8 p.m. to commemorate his 25th anniversary as elected Member of Parliament

The 51-man MCA Youth delegation led by MCA Youth leader, Datuk Chan Kong Choy, should be hauled up before the MCA Disciplinary Committee for buckling under pressure and repudiating the MCA and MCA Youth stand all these years on the scrapping of quotas

The MCA has entered into a new phase of its political development on the occasion of its 45th anniversary – playing its most marginalised role in the Barisan Nasional. Read the rest of this entry »

Proposal that Keng Yaik and I set an example for fast justice in Malaysia by agreeing to the pretrial narrowing down of the defamation issue for trial

Press Conference Statement by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Siang, at the Kuala Lumpur High Court on Thursday, June 16, 1994 at 11.45 a.m.

Proposal that Keng Yaik and I set an example for fast justice in Malaysia by agreeing to the pretrial narrowing down of the defamation issue for trial

I have instructed my lawyer, Karpal Singh, to apply for reinstatement of my defamation suit against the Gerakan President and Minister for Primary Industries, Datuk Dr.Lim Keng Yaik. Read the rest of this entry »

I give Keng Yaik seven days to publicly apologise and withdraw his vicious lie in 1990 about DAP-PAS secret talk in Jakarta or I will re-institute legal proceedings against Keng Yaik for defamation

by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjong, Lim Kit Slang, in Petaling Jaya on Sunday, 12th June 1994:

I give Keng Yaik seven days to publicly apologise and withdraw his vicious lie in 1990 about DAP-PAS secret talk in Jakarta or I will re-institute legal proceedings against Keng Yaik for defamation

Gerakan President and Minister for Primary Industries, Datuk Dr. Lim Keng Yaik, claimed victory when my defamation suit against him was struck off by the Kuala Lumpur High Court on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

There is no certainty that the Barisan Nasional would keep its election promise to rotate the post of Sabah Chief Minister among the three communities

Speech by Parliamentary Opposition Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, when opening the Perak DAP State leadership conference held in Ipoh on Sunday, March 20, 1994 at 10 am

There is no certainty that the Barisan Nasional would keep its election promise to rotate the post of Sabah Chief Minister among the three communities

The political developments in Sabah in the past week have not given politicians a good image – with the unseemly spectacle of State Assemblymen vying to defect from the PBS to join the Barisan Nasional. Read the rest of this entry »

Keng Yaik has proved himself to be a coward who dare not admit that he had said on television news that I had ‘guilty conscience’ in connection with the allegation that Australian spies had bribed opposition politicians

Speech (Part 2) by Parliamentary Op-position Leader, DAP Secretary-General and MP for Tanjung, Lim Kit Siang, at the DAP Aver Tawar Branch anniversary dinner held at Ayer Tawar, Perak on Saturday, February 26, 1994 at 8 p.m.

Keng Yaik has proved himself to be a coward who dare not admit that he had said on television news that I had ‘guilty conscience’ in connection with the allegation that Australian spies had bribed opposition politicians

Gerakan President and Minister for Primary Industries, Datuk Dr. Lim Keng Yaik, has proved himself to be a coward who dare not admit that he had said on RTM TV English news on January 29 that I have a ‘guilty conscience’ in my quick and strong reaction to the Australian mass media allegations that Australian spies had bribed opposition politicians. Read the rest of this entry »