Day: March 24, 2010

EC can't hold local polls for Penang, S'gor

Aidila Razak (Malaysiakini) The Election Commission (EC) said that it cannot hold local polls in Penang and Selangor as it is bound by such laws as Local Government Act 1976 (Act 171). kuala terengganu by election 170109 abdul aziz yusofEC chief Abdul Aziz Yusof (left)

PM: Yip not resigning as Titi Tinggi assemblyman

The Star HONG KONG: Perlis state executive council member Yip Sun Onn still supports the Barisan Nasional and will not be resigning as the Titi Tinggi assemblyman, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak. He said he had received confirmation on the matter from

EC can’t restore third vote, says chief

By Asrul Hadi Abdullah Sani (Malaysian Insider) PUTRAJAYA, March 24 —The Election Commission has claimed there is no “enabling law” allowing it to restore local government elections despite requests from the Penang and Selangor governments. EC chairman Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Mohd Yusof said local