Badan kehakiman Malaysia perlu terus dibicarakan

Oleh Amin Ahmad Sekonyong-konyong, selepas Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim dijatuhkan hukuman penjara selama lima tahun, peguam kanan Tan Sri Shafee Abdullah nampaknya mempunyai tugasan lanjut, iaitu meyakinkan orang ramai terhadap keputusan kontroversi ini. Bagi yang mengikuti perbicaraan kes ini, kita maklum bahawa sebaik sahaja keputusan dibuat, sebuah tulisan bertajuk ‘Anwar Ibrahim verdict’ oleh Tan Sri…

An open letter to Ismail Sabri

By Medecci Lineil Last week you (Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob) posted on Facebook a call for Malay consumers to boycott Chinese businesses as an attempt to lower price of goods. First of all your statement was incredibly stupid because the price of goods has nothing to do with racial preferences. Your call to boycott…

We need real spending cuts, not phony cuts

By Medecci Lineil Listening to Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak’s revised budget 2015 last month, we might believe that major spending cuts had already taken place. Among the cuts are: Supplies and services (RM1.6 billion), National Service Programme (RM400 million) and Revision of transfers and grants (RM3.2 billion) amounting to RM5.5 billion. Rescheduling of…