Day: December 20, 2009

Can Pakatan Rakyat tell us what happened to this promise?

Malaysia Today In a few hours time, the Pakatan Rakyat delegates will be sitting down for their first conference. Malaysia Today has been told that local government elections is no longer Pakatan Rakyat’s agenda. This is a betrayal and a departure from the promise made

Pakatan agrees on common aims, sticky issues remain

By Syed Jaymal Zahiid and Adib Zalkapli (Malaysian Insider) SHAH ALAM, Dec 19 — Pakatan Rakyat’s top leaders today lauded their pact but agreed sticky issues needed to be worked out in their quest to capture Putrajaya. Among some of the sticky issues was a

Third vote vow dominates Selangor DAP meet

By Adib Zalkapli (Malaysian Insider) SHAH ALAM, Dec 20 — The Selangor DAP annual convention ended with delegates wondering if the party is still committed to restoring local government elections — a promise it made during Election 2008 campaign. Some delegates wanted Pakatan Rakyat-led governments,