INVOKE: We don’t have much time until GE-14

    A message from YB. Wong Chen: Good morning. On Saturday night, I joined Rafizi Ramli, Hannah Yeoh and Harris Ibrahim for an INVOKE Malaysia fundraiser dinner. We sold 92 tables and raised around RM150,000 net after expenses. Thank you everyone for your generous support. INVOKE is a big data, media and election machinery. We have been operational for 7 months supported by the public in form of small donations. Rafizi has put up almost his entire savings to start this venture. We have now 80 staff with 12…

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Swiss AG denies M’sia asked for help on 1MDB-SRC probe

PETALING JAYA: The Swiss Office of the Attorney-General (OAG) has denied ever receiving any request from their Malaysian counterparts on the matter of investigations into 1MDB and its former subsidiary SRC International, Malaysiakini reported. The OAG made the declaration following reports that Malaysian Attorney-General Mohamed Apandi Ali had written to his counterpart in Switzerland to request for a mutual legal assistance (MLA). “The OAG has not received any MLA request from Malaysia related to the 1MDB/SRC case. “We remain however, entirely at the disposal of the Malaysian authorities in case…

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  EC must protect the right of all overseas Malaysians to vote in GE-14

  22nd March 2017  EC must protect the right of all overseas Malaysians to vote in GE-14   The Electoral Commission must uphold the right of Malaysians overseas to vote in the upcoming General Elections (GE14) by taking all appropriate and necessary  actions to enfranchise overseas Malaysians in accessing their right to vote, and to ensure a smooth process in registering overseas voters and implementing advance voting ballots for postal voters. There are approximately 1.4 million Malaysians living overseas (source: World Bank).   Under Section 2 of the Election (Registration of…

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EC must protect and defend the right of citizens to register to vote without any hindrance

   14th March 2017 EC must protect and defend the right of citizens to register to vote without any hindrance   Global Bersih condemns the misuse of regulation to eliminate phantom voters, to prevent the registration of genuine voters, and calls on the Electoral Commission (EC) to defend the right of citizens to register to vote without any hindrance. A large number of objections to registrations by new voters in Selangor, averaging about 100 cases a day, has been highlighted by Bersih 2.0 which has called on the Electoral Commission (EC)…

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