What is remarkable after the May 9 elections is not only how quickly the old system is crumbling but also how rapidly a new order is being established.
ALOR SETAR: Perlis Barisan Nasional has agreed to have Tambun Tulang assemblyman Datuk Ismail Kassim as the Mentri Besar.
They made their choice as to who should represent their interests, which is a departure from the traditional approach of race-based political party representation.
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Artistes’ Association (Karyawan) hopes the new Government will give more support to the development of the arts in the country.
KUALA LUMPUR: DAP and Pakatan Harapan have assured the people that it will uphold press freedom and that asking for the closure of TV3 is neither the party’s nor the coalition’s policy.
PEKAN: The Regent of Pahang Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah said there is no problem despite the postponement of the swearing-in of the new Mentri Besar.
KUALA PILAH: The country desperately needs leaders who are dignified, trustworthy and firm in their beliefs, says Negri Sembilan Ruler Tuanku Muhriz Tuanku Munawir.
SEREMBAN: Negri Sembilan MCA chairman Datuk Seri Dr Lim Chin Fui has resigned from all his party positions, following MCA’s defeat in all the seats it contested here.
KOTA BARU: Kelantan Wanita Umno information chief Zarina Md Eusope and 50 other party members have joined Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia.
KUCHING: Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB), the main member of Sarawak Barisan Nasional, has dispelled talk that the component parties are negotiating to join Pakatan Harapan.
KOTA KINABALU: Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) is the fourth Barisan Nasional component party in Sabah to quit the coalition.