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Friday, October 24, 2014

Effective monitor of SMEs funds

The Second Finance Minister Dato' Seri Ahmad Husni stresses the importance of funds for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). These may help with research. We must monitor them effectively.

Open up record and deliver public projects?

Datuk Sri Najib says that the Government will openupsome records to deliver public projects early. Do these include Pan Borneo Highway project RM27billion, MRT2 RM23 billion and LRT3 RM9 billion?

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Malaysia including Parliament must be vigilant

On 22 October, 2014, a terrorist and a soldier were shot dead in Canadian Parliament, Ottawa. Anything can happen. Malaysia including Parliament must be vigilant.

There is haze.

A Singapore taxi driver said that his Prime Minister talked to Indonesian President about the haze. Malaysian Prime Minister did the same. But, Indonesian farmers continue to burn things before planting. There is haze.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

EPL Football : Manchester United has to improve its defence

Manchester United 2 : 2 West Bromwich Albion. The latter is doing better. MU still faces difficulties such as its defence needs to improve. The manager Louis van Gaal tries to improve this aspect.

Happy Deepavali

Happy Deepavali

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

EPF must review the age of withdrawals

The Employees' Provident Fund must review the rule allowing members reaching 55 years to withdraw their savings. Some members finish their savings within10 years. Malaysia's retirement age is 60 years. Now, about 10% Malaysians are over 60 and within 10 years, this country may become an ageing nation.

Public feelings towards enforcers such as police?

Whenever there is a road block or search, the public suspect the intention of the police. They fumble their pockets. How does the Government deal with it? What do enforcers such as the Police, the Customs and the Anti-Corruption Commission face it? Set up more departments and more committees?

Monday, October 20, 2014

Jokowi is the 7th President of Indonesia

Today, Jokowi has been sworn in as the 7th President of Indonesia. We hope that relation between the country and Malaysia as well as ASEAN is good.

Anti-terrorism laws

Datuk Sri Zahid proposes anti-terrorism to deal with terrorist activities such as recruiting militants to fight in Syria and Iraq.
     The Government must look at the ecisting laws. If they are not enough to deal with the situation, do not abuse the new acts which are made public.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Beringin incinerator project, Kepong:rimg Housing Ministry of its promise.

On 15 October. 2014, I repeated in parliament the promise made by the Housing Ministry : rubbish separation, detailed environmental impact assessment ( DEIA ), suitable factory, open tender, and value for money.

A safe and clean park

Bukit Aman, the police headquarters, overlooks the Kuala Lumpur Prime Botanic Garden. The sun rises, the moon crescent hangs in the sky and the lakeside neon flashes various colours. We have fresh air. The authorities spend RM35 million to renovate the park, but we see plastic and icecream wrappers here and there. We are afraid of having morning walk before six because of criminals such as snatch thieves. We want a safe and clean park.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Good contractors for the Pan Borneo Highway project

We hope that Datuk Seri Najib truly reviews the RM27billion Pan Borneo Highway project so that good contractors are appointed to do a good job.

Ebola epidemic: Preparations in Malaysia

We do not know the true number of Ebola patients in West Africa. One figure is 12000 with 60 to 70% death rate. The World Health Organization (WHO) must try to confirm the actual number of cases.
     We try to prevent Ebola in Malaysia. The Health Ministry faces complicated problems at entry points such as the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).  It  tries to screen arrivals.
     The Government must review the preparations in hospitals such as Sungai Buloh Hospital.  We have no experience in treating Ebola patients.