Day: August 6, 2008

Press statement from Anwar Ibrahim

6 Aug 2008 This morning the Malaysian Election Commission announced nomination and polling day for the by-election that I will contest in Permatang Pauh. I look forward to the campaign period to meet with voters in my home constituency. I invite all Malaysians to join

Why polling day on a Tuesday?

Malaysiakini PKR information chief Tian Chua has condemned the Election Commission’s decision to hold the Permatang Pauh by-election on a Tuesday, instead of on the weekend which is usual practice.

Use indelible ink for by-election

Athi Veeranggan | Aug 6, 08 5:41pm (Malaysiakini) Politicians and social activists want the long promised indelible ink to be used for the Aug 26 by-election in Permatang Pauh. It is left to the Election Commission (EC) to oblige.

Permatang Pauh: By-election Aug 26

By Chan Kok Leong (Malaysiakini) The Permatang Pauh by-election is slated for Aug 26 (Tuesday) – with nomination day on Aug 16 (Saturday) – announced the Election Commission this morning.