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The Star
MCA leaders pay tribute to party founder Tan Cheng LockMALACCA: MCA leaders kicked-off the party’s National Day tribute by honouring p
MCA leaders pay tribute to party founder Tan Cheng Lock
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
MALACCA: MCA leaders kicked-off the party’s National Day tribute by honouring party founding president, the late Tun Sir Tan Cheng Lock, at his ancestral home in the heart of this historic city on Saturday. MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Two new deputy chiefs for Sabah MCA after reshuffle Kota Kinabalu: Sabah MCA which recently saw the leadership baton go to the pa
Two new deputy chiefs for Sabah MCA after reshuffle
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: Sabah MCA which recently saw the leadership baton go to the party's peninsula-based Deputy President Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong, now have two Deputy Chairmen. They are Sabah Housing... Read more
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The Star
Traders urged to consider alternative financing sourcesKOTA KINABALU: Malaysian entrepreneurs should consider unconventional funding f
Traders urged to consider alternative financing sources
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
KOTA KINABALU: Malaysian entrepreneurs should consider unconventional funding for their businesses, such as venture capital that is now gaining momentum in the country, said Minister in the Prime Ministers Department Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong. He said... Read more
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The Star
Dr Wee makes minor changes to put Sabah MCA on polls footingKOTA KINABALU: Newly appointed Sabah MCA chief Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong has introd
Dr Wee makes minor changes to put Sabah MCA on polls footing
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
KOTA KINABALU: Newly appointed Sabah MCA chief Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong has introduced minor changes to the party’s state liaison line-up as it makes early preparations for the next general election. He named Penampang chief Datuk Francis Goh and his... Read more
4d
The Star
Dr Wee: Seek business funds the unconventional wayKOTA KINABALU: Malaysian businessmen should go for unconventional ways of getti
Dr Wee: Seek business funds the unconventional way
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
KOTA KINABALU: Malaysian businessmen should go for unconventional ways of getting funds such as venture capital that is now popular, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong (pic). He said other alternative financing... Read more
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The Star
1MDB critics ‘very quiet’ over Darul Ehsan Investment GroupKUALA LUMPUR: Critics of 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) should adopt the same
1MDB critics ‘very quiet’ over Darul Ehsan Investment Group
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Critics of 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) should adopt the same principle of transparency and accountability when it comes to Darul Ehsan Investment Group (DEIG). The Auditor-General had been tasked to come up with a complete report... Read more
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The Star
‘Do not politicise N-Day’BENTONG: National Day is a day to mark the country’s independence and should no
‘Do not politicise N-Day’
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
BENTONG: National Day is a day to mark the country’s independence and should not be politicised, said MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. “It is an occasion to celebrate being free from colonisation and to remember the hardships faced by our... Read more
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The Star
Ambitious undergraduates should set their sights on international market, says Dr WeePUTRAJAYA: Giving birth in a private hospital in China can cost up to 120,000 y
Ambitious undergraduates should set their sights on international market, says Dr Wee
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: Giving birth in a private hospital in China can cost up to 120,000 yuan (RM78,000) while the charges for confinement services for a month can be an additional RM19,000 yuan (RM12,000). These figures were quoted by Minister in the Prime... Read more
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The Star
Dr Wee: Malaysian undergraduates should target global marketKUALA LUMPUR: Undergraduates must not only focus on Malaysia but instead should
Dr Wee: Malaysian undergraduates should target global market
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Undergraduates must not only focus on Malaysia but instead should their sights into the global market, said Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong (pic). The Minister in the Prime Minister's Department was launching a series of 100 seminars on the... Read more
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The Star
RM20mil for primary schoolsPETALING JAYA: Help is on the way for primary schools that are having difficult
RM20mil for primary schools
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Help is on the way for primary schools that are having difficulties settling their utility bills. Deputy Education Minister Chong Sin Woon said that the ministry had set aside RM20mil to foot unpaid electricity and water bills of... Read more
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The Star
Use ringgit slump to up exportsKOTA BARU: The business community should view the slump of ringgit against the
Use ringgit slump to up exports
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
KOTA BARU: The business community should view the slump of ringgit against the US dollar as an opportunity to increase exports, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong. He said the business world is full of ups and... Read more
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The Star
Dr Wee: Ringgit slump different from 97-98 financial crisisKOTA BARU: The situation with the ringgit is very different from the situation
Dr Wee: Ringgit slump different from 97-98 financial crisis
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
KOTA BARU: The situation with the ringgit is very different from the situation during the Asian financial crisis, says Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong (pic). The Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department explained that during the crisis, the ringgit... Read more
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The Star
Invest locally to stimulate economy, Dr Wee tells GLCsNILAI: Government-linked companies (GLCs) are urged to give priority to domesti
Invest locally to stimulate economy, Dr Wee tells GLCs
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
NILAI: Government-linked companies (GLCs) are urged to give priority to domestic investments to stimulate the economy. MCA deputy president Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong said currently, overseas investments by local firms were higher than incoming foreign... Read more
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The Star
Dr Wee: GHB should declare its political ideologyTANGKAK: Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB) should declare its political ideology inste
Dr Wee: GHB should declare its political ideology
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
TANGKAK: Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB) should declare its political ideology instead of making people guess what it could be, says Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong (pic). The MCA deputy president said that it was crucial for the movement to clarify if their... Read more
16d
The Star
MCA seeks to raise RM100,000 for student burnt in Taipei water-park incidentYONG PENG: MCA hopes to raise RM100,000 for a pharmaceutical student who suffer
MCA seeks to raise RM100,000 for student burnt in Taipei water-park incident
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
YONG PENG: MCA hopes to raise RM100,000 for a pharmaceutical student who suffered second-degree burns during a freak explosion at a water park in New Taipei City, Taiwan. The third-year student of Taipei Medical University, Lin Shi Li (pic), 23, was... Read more
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The Star
MCA Youth urged to double efforts to connect with young votersTANGKAK: MCA Youth has been urged to double its efforts to organise activities
MCA Youth urged to double efforts to connect with young voters
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
TANGKAK: MCA Youth has been urged to double its efforts to organise activities that engage with young voters. Party deputy president Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong said on Saturday that members of the wings should, first and foremost, ensure that they were... Read more
16d
The Star
Longer visa-free stay for TaiwaneseKUALA LUMPUR: The visa-free stay for Taiwanese tourists will be extended to 30
Longer visa-free stay for Taiwanese
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The visa-free stay for Taiwanese tourists will be extended to 30 days. Currently, they are only allowed to come here for 15 days. Malaysians can stay in Taiwan for 30 days without a visa. “The Cabinet approved this two weeks ago,”... Read more
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The Star
Regulation will curb graft and ensure transparencyKUALA LUMPUR: The Government has shown its commitment towards good governance b
Regulation will curb graft and ensure transparency
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Government has shown its commitment towards good governance by its move to regulate political funding, said MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. He said such regulation would curb corruption and ensure transparency. “MCA has... Read more
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The Star
Dr Wee: Visa-free period for Taiwanese tourists extended to 30 daysKUALA LUMPUR: Taiwanese tourists will be able to enjoy a longer stay in the cou
Dr Wee: Visa-free period for Taiwanese tourists extended to 30 days
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Taiwanese tourists will be able to enjoy a longer stay in the country with the extension of the visa-free period to 30 days, says Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong (pic). The Minister in the Prime Minister's Department said the period would be... Read more
17d
The Malaysian Insider
MCA leader wants Liow to state stand on Najib Published: 14 August 2015 11:57 AM MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai (
MCA leader wants Liow to state stand on Najib
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 17 days ago
Published: 14 August 2015 11:57 AM MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai (right) has largely remained silent over the 1MDB affair involving Datuk Seri Najib Razak, prompting a former party leader to... Read more
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The Star
Deputy president slams claims that party is keeping mum on certain issuesPETALING JAYA: MCA will continue to speak up for the Chinese community in the C
Deputy president slams claims that party is keeping mum on certain issues
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
PETALING JAYA: MCA will continue to speak up for the Chinese community in the Cabinet and Barisan Nasional, says party deputy president Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong (pic). He rubbished claims that the party was keeping mum over certain issues. “As a... Read more
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The Star
Wee: Local SMEs must prepare themselves for AEC competitionJOHOR BARU: Local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have to start preparing t
Wee: Local SMEs must prepare themselves for AEC competition
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
JOHOR BARU: Local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have to start preparing themselves to face competition with the implementation of the Asean Economic Community (AEC). Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong (pix) said... Read more
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The Star
988’s new show to feature inspiring tales of entrepreneurshipSHAH ALAM: Success stories are always good to hear and radio station 988 is set
988’s new show to feature inspiring tales of entrepreneurship
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
SHAH ALAM: Success stories are always good to hear and radio station 988 is set to inspire listeners on Aug 17 with the launch of its “Entrepreneurs Success Stories” segment. To be broadcast from Monday to Friday at 10am, this new three-minute... Read more
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The Star
988 radio station launches series on entrepreneur successesSHAH ALAM: Success stories are always inspiring and to keep listeners inspired,
988 radio station launches series on entrepreneur successes
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
SHAH ALAM: Success stories are always inspiring and to keep listeners inspired, radio station 988 will be kick starting a new segment called "Entrepreneur Success Story" on August 17. Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong... Read more
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The Star
Govt will not ‘forget’ Chinese schools, says WeeKUALA LUMPUR: Chinese schools will never be “forgotten” by the Government, said
Govt will not ‘forget’ Chinese schools, says Wee
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Chinese schools will never be “forgotten” by the Government, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong. He acknowledged the concerns of such schools which needed grants to maintain their... Read more
23d
The Star
Wee: Documents must be error-free to get quick GST refundPETALING JAYA: Businesses will get their refunds under the Goods and Services T
Wee: Documents must be error-free to get quick GST refund
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Businesses will get their refunds under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on time, if their documents are error-free and their profiles at the Customs De­­partment’s GST website are updated. Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department... Read more
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The Star
Dr Wee in good health, jokes about his weightPETALING JAYA: In his first press conference after his surgery, Minister in the
Dr Wee in good health, jokes about his weight
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
PETALING JAYA: In his first press conference after his surgery, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong was visibly thinner, but appeared jovial throughout the event. Pressmen from print and broadcast media thronged the... Read more
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The Star
Azalina to take care of affairs in ParliamentPETALING JAYA: Parliamentary affairs will now be handled by newly appointed Min
Azalina to take care of affairs in Parliament
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Parliamentary affairs will now be handled by newly appointed Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Azalina Othman Said. Azalina, who was appointed a minister in last Tuesday’s Cabinet reshuffle, takes over the task... Read more
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The Star
Chong to push for more teachers in Chinese schoolsPETALING JAYA: Addressing the shortage of teachers in Chinese vernacular school
Chong to push for more teachers in Chinese schools
The Star / Posted a month ago
PETALING JAYA: Addressing the shortage of teachers in Chinese vernacular schools will be a top priority of newly-appointed Deputy Education Minister Chong Sin Woon. “We hear you and we will do our best to solve it,” said Chong. The lack of teachers... Read more
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