Tuesday, July 27, 2021

PBK

Suspend or postpone state polls

KUCHING: Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) has urged that the 12th Sarawak election be suspended or postponed due to the recent surge in the Covid-19 cases. Its president, Voon Lee Shan, pointed out in a statement that postponing the election was...

Scrap vaccine registration: PBK

KUCHING: The need to register for Covid-19 vaccines should be scrapped, said Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) president Voon Lee Shan. He said the vaccination should instead be made compulsory and available at all private clinics and hospitals instead of being...

Party members are law-abiding citizens

KUCHING: Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) president Voon Lee Shan has defended party members who have been called in by the police recently in relation to the party’s activities. “Members of PBK are all law-abiding citizens. They are good Christians, Buddhist...

PBK’s suggestion to tap into state reserves illogical

KUCHING: Culture, Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah says it is illogical for the state government to tap into its RM31 billion reserves to assist businesses and people affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. He was responding to...

Party’s candidates agreement unenforceable in law

KUCHING: There is no law in the Malaysian Legal System that can compel a party’s candidates or elected persons to pay penalties to the party concerned for failing to file their papers on nomination day or jumping ship after...

Why only me, PBK’s Voon questions police

KUCHING: Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) president Voon Lee Shan has claimed that the police called him in for questioning and he wanted the police to state clearly the legal grounds for getting his statement. He said that his political activities...

Candidates agreement not against the law

KUCHING: Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) asserts that there is nothing wrong with coming up with its candidates agreement (CA) to prevent elected candidates from jumping ship. Its president Voon Lee Shan said the state constitution does not say political parties...

PBK’s party-hopping penalty is just a political gimmick

KUCHING: Parti Bumi Kenyalang’s (PBK) imposition on its potential candidates that they have to compensate the party a whopping RM20 million to RM50 million if they leave the party to become Independents or jump ship is just to attract...

RM20-mln price tag on each PBK candidate

KUCHING: Candidates of Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) who will contest in the next state election are prohibited from jumping to another party or become Independents in the next state election and beyond. Its president Voon Lee Shan said all candidates...

DAP should’ve repealed laws detrimental to Sarawak

KUCHING: The Democratic Action Party (DAP) during its tenure as federal government should have repealed all laws detrimental to Sarawak, said Parti Bumi Kenyalang (PBK) president Voon Lee Shan. “DAP knew Sarawak's rights have been eroded but instead of restoring...
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