Political analysts are of the opinion that if the Selangor state assembly is to be dissolved to pave way for fresh state election, voter turnout will play a critical role whether Pakatan Rakyat or Barisan Nasional will get to run the state.
The MCA election machinery is making preparation for the Pengkalan Kubor by-election in Kelantan on Sept 25. MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the party has formed a committee at central level to coordinate work on the ground.
The Malaysian Government Retirees Association (PPKM) has called on all quarters to not politicise or exploit Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad's criticism against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's administration.
Malaysia can create its own social website like 'Facebook' as introduced in China for its own people in the effort to control seditious statements which could threaten public order, said Social and Cultural Affairs Advisor to the Government, Tan Sri Dr Rais Yatim.
Bursa Malaysia is expected to consolidate next week in the absence of lack local leads, smaller cap stocks breather, overextended broad market rally, concerns over sluggish growth in Europe and renewed Ukraine-Russia tension.