What does being a ‘Malaysian Family’ mean?

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Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob, highlighted the concept of the Malaysian Family in his inaugural address to the nation.

This is a welcome development, especially after the unsavoury political jostling and power grabs over the last couple of years. “Let us open our hearts and minds to uncover similarities, without digging up differences,” he said. “We need to work together to save our family, that is, the Malaysian Family.”

He said he used the Malaysian Family approach because this phrase has a more inclusive connotation. “It crosses boundaries of religion, nationality and ethnicity.” The strength of the nation, he said, is “tied to the exemplary values inculcated in the family.

“We are one family, irrespective of religion and ethnicity. Every one of you is like my own family – whether it is the youth or the elderly. We can be likened to the complementary parts of our body which need each other. ”

These are welcome words of inclusivity coming from a leader of Malaysia, where unscrupulous elements have long manipulated race and religion to create divisions for political gain, ie divide and rule.

It sets the tone for our Merdeka and Malaysia Day celebrations, which this year are likely to be even more subdued given the political, economic and healthcare crises we face.

These words are soothing to the ear, like balm to a divided, suffering nation.

But, as always, the devil is in the detail. The test is whether the new administration, which has many old faces in it, can show that it takes the prime minister’s words seriously. Full article on Aliran website

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Wyatt

COVIDNOW.GOV (website) Deaths per 100K People / Data as of 13 Sept 2021, 11:59 pm Data for past 2 weeks    Deaths ——— P. Pinang – 17.0, Johor 11.6, Sabah 9.3, Kedah 8.7, Perlis 6.7, Melaka 6.3, Perak 5.7, Kelantan 4.8 KL 4.6, N. Sembilan 4.3, Klang Vly. 3.7, Selangor 3.5, T’gganu 3.6, Pahang 3.1, Sarawak, 3.0,  Labuan 0, Putrajaya 0. Penang State Government – CM, DCM s’, Grandpa Kitee, Uncle Guanee n all other respected Penang State leaders, please do a POST MORTEM n tell us, how Penang State manage to achieve the highest death rate among the States in the nation during this Covid-19 pandemic. We the people of Penang… Read more »

Esme

Death is imminent for those who avoid vaccination when hit with Delta. Do not gamble your life with misinformation.

Esme

The Sultan of Selangor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah Alhaj expressed unhappiness and disappointment when informed that only 203 out of 873 Fardhu Ain and Kifayah (Kafa) teachers, mosque committee members and marriage officials in the state had attended the special Covid-19 vaccination programme for Selangor Islamic Religious Department (Jais) frontliners today.

https://www.nst.com.my/amp/news/nation/2021/09/729796/selangor-sultan-unhappy-over-poor-turnout-among-jais-frontliners-vaccine

Wyatt

What is a State Government ? – A body of civil servants elected by the people of the state. What is the job description of a State Government ? – To Govern the State and serve its people. The State civil servant salary comes from ? – Tax paid by the people of the State. To civil servants, political leaders n supporters who may have become Intellectually incapacitated, due to overly indulging in politics, this is as simple as it gets. If they still do not understand what is being said, then we can’t blame anyone except ourselves, for it… Read more »

shriek

Uncle Wyatt. Civil Servants are NOT elected by people!!! You see advertisement and qualification and then apply for the JOB. Interview process. Civil servants are employed to do their job. State to govern state eg PDC, City Council to administrate the Council eg road cleaner and Central – Federal. How can one fire CIVIL servants. You mean by voting in the election to fire a worker from Pengland state PDC?

Esme

Malaysian taxpayers spent RM82 billion last year just to keep civil servants on the job. They also forked out RM27.1 billion to show their appreciation for the work done years ago by those who have retired from the service.

https://www.thesundaily.my/local/time-now-to-review-bloated-civil-service-to-reduce-expenditure-DN7924454

shriek

About 1 civil service to serve 40 rakyat. servants serves tuans and puans but here, is reverse cycle which we have to call them tuans

shriek

Current Covid, they still have their, no cut pay but very less work due to lockdown. Rest of rakyat like beetles sing “A hard day night, working like a dog” and no work, no pay

Esme

Why our salary is behind that in Singapore?

Wyatt

DON’T KEEP VOTING IN GRANDPAS’ AND SENIOR UNCLES’ for this people have past their prime. 
They will no longer have innovative fresh bright ideas or vision of how the state should continue 
to progress combining the old with the new, economically n otherwise. Their old body n mind 
will not allow. WITH ALL RESPECT THEY SHOULD SIMPLY RETIRE. The political parties/leaders should begin putting forward young qualified candidates from both gender beginning with GE15. More independent candidates should also be encouraged.

“When neither BN nor PH are good enough – Sean Augustin -September 14, 2021 8:00 AM”
https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2021/09/14/when-neither-bn-nor-ph-are-good-enough/

Wyatt

Learn and understand how the political system works, in particular the voting system. Get to know what a constituency is, what is a federal government, what is a state government, what is parliament, what is state legislative assembly, what is a member of parliament, what is state assembly persons. Get to know in which constituency you are in,  which are the political parties participating in it. Get to know who the party leaders are, who are the candidates proposed for your constituency. Everyone has a smartphone. Use it to the fullest. Give feedback to the political party leaders. Let them know what your grievances are.… Read more »

Wyatt

IT IS ALL IN YOUR HANDS FOR WHOM YOU VOTE. VOTE OUT THE OLD, VOTE IN THE NEW. VOTE FOR THE INDIVIDUAL, DON’T VOTE FOR THE PARTY. THE POLITICAL CANDIDATES DON’T VOTE THEMSELVES IN. YOU DO. YOU ARE RESPOSIBILE FOR WHOM YOU VOTE IN AS THE GOVERNMENT, THE MEMBER OF PARLIMENT N STATE ASSEMBLY PERSON. REMEMBER,  ACTION SPEAKS LOUDER THAN WORDS — RESPOSIBILE ACTION . Your GE is just around the 
corner. Its once in every five years. p3

shriek

Dont vote = dont get new gomen.
Dont vote = Old gomen knows they will continue the same old style

Wyatt

DO YOU HAVE THE WILL TO DO IT – Simply telling the old leaders to find younger candidates to replace them may not happen. They will not want to do it. The old leaders thinking is that their political party is theirs under their control, so what can you, the rakyat do other than accept what is given to you. But what they may or may not realize is that you can ABSTAIN FROM VOTING THEM if they don’t listen to you, the rakyat. You don’t have to accept whatever crap they give you. You have the means to deny them… Read more »

shriek

Where were you? During your time, why you allow walk overs in the election. No one willing to be a candidate and the seat is uncontested? Even the party nominated you, you have the $$$ and speakers to conduct ceramahs? So the party leaders have to remain and contest in the elections. Training leaders not just talk and talk. Some said sayorana like chili padi. Many become frogmen. If you do not vote them in then may as well allow the “carry on” British comedy movie so popular in your time

Vela

Why talk like old man?
Maybe you cannot keep up with time?

shriek

You talk like young man and keep with the time. Go and show yourself and make Pengland keep up with the time.

Esme

Currently, there are an estimated 3.5 million people – or 7% of the population – in Malaysia who are above the age of 65.

Wyatt

Listen guys n gals, just talking about a change or replacement in the political parties leadership with young ones will not do. You need to work it. You the rakyat have the means to do it but do you have the will to do it. You have just about one n half years left. The younger candidates should be of a certain age limit, some management n communication skills, ideas n vision oriented with academic qualifications, so on n so forth. Some guideline required.

shriek

Young ones are clean and older ones are expert in asking to drink teh susu or kopi o kau kau

shriek

older ones have to work too. mooo and mooo does not help as demostrated.

Wyatt

YOU HAVE THE MEANS –

For example, you have IT devices to communicate with each other , just viral the needed information to vote out (remove) the old politians, you also have close personal contacts with families and friends etc. No movement or very minimal movement required. You can simply do it from where you are sitting or standing having your latte.

Esme

Old politicians have $ to employ cybertroopers to do likewise to defame their (young) opponents.

shriek

Not old but corrupted parties…

shriek

good to have 80s to computer here and there. but how few are 80s computer savy have access to wifi? Sabah and Sarawak lang has to take bath in the rivers so how to access to internet? …

Esme

No need to be computer savvy. Now is App savvy on smartphone. Later 5G no need to think, AI and IoT will do the trick for you.

Ray of Light

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.aljazeera.com/amp/news/2021/9/6/penang-pushes-ahead-with-massive-reclamation-plan-despite-outcry

Al Jazeera on Penang (in)famous island reclaimation.

Is it true that SRS to own 70% stake while Penang government holds 30% as claimed Al Jazeera?

Anilnetto.com will soon kickstart another round of discussion on PTMP and 3 Southern Islands.

Esme

LGE has been implicated with tunnel.
CKY could later be implicated with the 3 islands?

Ray of Light

If so-called new more advanced high-end career jobs creating investors only wish to set up facilities on island of Penang most likely for being more prestigious reason, then PDC could have given incentives to present underperforming Bayan Lepas FTZ firms to move to mainland to give ways of the precious land space to such so called more promising high gearing new investors?

shriek

Discrimination. May as well say let the rich and famous set up in Pengland and the poor and unknown move to Mainland??

Esme

Johor ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar has expressed dismay with the Home Ministry over its reluctance to review the tighter conditions announced for the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) programme.

Taking the matter to Facebook, Sultan Ibrahim said he will raise it with the prime minister, Ismail Sabri Yaakob.

He said the tighter conditions will lead to an enormous loss of revenue for Johor.

shriek

asked teh susu ah pek. teh susu ah pek thinks peng land only affected by MM2H.

shriek

no plan by pengland gomen will orso be implicated. see milk tea comment on 3 sept 3.33. again i am accused of cyberbully when milk tea himself made said it

Esme

Shriekingly good internet package for Annuar Musa to meet his 100-day KPI?

“Pakej Remaja Keluarga Malaysia” for teenagers, and “Pakej Peranti Keluarga Malaysia” for (B40?) families.

https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/09/15/govt-offers-varsity-students-families-telco-discounts-for-devices-internet/2005710

Wyatt

Let the political parties leaders know, IF THEY WANT YOUR VOTE, they must give what you want, who you want for your constituency. Example – tell them you do not want candidates above a certain age, tainted court cluster types etc. etc. etc. Tell them you want candidates within a certain age, new faces, forward thinking, proactive, free of any criminal baggage so on n so forth. OTHERWISE SIMPLY DO NOT VOTE. Let your displeasure be known. Do not waste your time going to the voting booth. Let the political parties deal with it. Believe there is nothing much they can do without your vote. WORK WITH… Read more »

shriek

I not educated. But I cant discriminate one is old. Why vote women for MPs? So that they can represent the women. Population ages. There will be more Seniors like you. You want 18 years old to talk about 80 years old problems? You want 65 years old MPs to tell gomen to give Seniors more benefits. By 65 years old many EPFs have reduced to ais kosong and no $$$ for Teh susu or kopi O kau kau. After a cup of teh susu or kopi O kau kau, more saliva to talk.

Wyatt

THERE ARE CROCODILES ON BOTH SIDE OF THE DIVIDE. DO NOT VOTE FOR POLITICIANS WHO ARE OLD OR RACIAST OR UNQUALIFIED, FROGS N KANGROOS OR THOSE WHOSE MINDS ARE CONDITIONED IN THEIR OLD WAY THINKING, WHO ARE USELESS FOR THE PROGRESS OF THE NATION AND RAKYAT. VOTE FOR QUALITY CANDIDATES NOT FOR POLITICAL PARTIES. YOU HAVE A YEAR N HALF LEFT. YOU STILL HAVE TIME. THE FUTURE IS YOURS NOT THEIRS. SO, STOP JUST TALKING, TAKE ACTION AND START WORKING ON IT. THERE IS NO NEED FOR SILLY PROTEST HERE, SILLY PROTEST THERE. THESE ARE THE OLD WAYS. WASTE OF TIME. WORK SMART,… Read more »

shriek

very kuat. banyak kuat. sangat kuat haven been shouting very load from start to end. can nominate as a candidate for election

Esme

RM27K political consultant

Lagi kuat, lagi hebat!

shriek

Teh Susu and Uncle Wyatt. Any heartfelt comments? RM27k.Some have to work more than 12 months

Wyatt

Yes shriek, it is Obscene.

( Blog master, what is the minimum number of words required for comment / input )

Wyatt

Actually, my 5 words sentence reply to shreik was not accepted until i added my msg to Blog Master. Anyway BM reply understood. Tks

Ray of Light

Wyatt if you are in Penang who you think can be young leaders with new mindsets as alternatives to present in office?

Esme

Interesting article by Mariam Mokhtar:

https://www.malaysia-chronicle.com/?p=209950

Wyatt

START NETWORKING –  If you want to use the power of voting that is in your hands, you want change, out with old, in with the young, you have to come up with your own ideas, suggestion, solutions by yourselves. Brain storming if required can done among yourselves in groups within your own constituency using IT devices n Net. Then start sharing whatever information required with each other outside your constituency.  The power to plan and execute your destiny of how you want it, is in your hands. The question is, do you have the will to do it as you already… Read more »

Esme

First we cannot compete with Singapore that has moved ahead with breakthroughs and innovative ideas.

Soon our aging workforce with old school thinking could lose out to the more vibrant Vietnamese and Indonesians?

Wyatt

Why always the need to compete with Singapore? Ageing workforce, old school thinking, losing out ? Penangite should have self-esteem, positive thoughts. The idea should be how to preserve the best of the old while bringing in the new. This is how innovative ideas should be applied. We are already in the digital age. We should become a model state. 

Esme

To preserve the best of the old, first must extend retirement age beyond 60 years old, now that many have withdrawn substantially and prematurely from their EPF via iSinar. Innovative ideas for Penang is to provide free home WiFi for seniors to work from home, save traveling cost (no need LRT), cut traffic congestion and carbon emissions -> model state.

shriek

If Seniors work, then they have INCOME $$$. Why give free Wifi to those earning $$$? Dont say I cyberbully. What kind of logic in Pengland? In many countries and here, you dont know Seniors get reduced fares when they travel. The idea is to encourage them ACTIVE not sitting at home. I dont cyberbully you. You dont know 9.30am to 4pm, less traffic, passengers and bus frequency. The $$ collection is orso less. Right time for Seniors to take transport. You never take buses??

Esme

Same logic of providing subsidised fuel to fishermen when they can get $$$ from their catch. Seniors in Malaysia are used to subsidies, a way to overcome inertia.

shriek

That you have to ask Teh susu as he has good feeling. That policy cover Gilakan period and is from Central

Wyatt

In case one is wondering, everything about the old in Penang/Mainland is best and unique, just maintain n preserve. No need that many brick n mortar on the island. There are lots of land on the mainland. p1

shriek

uncle wyatt, well said. How to preserve the old and bring in the new? Anything touches is no no cannot cannot. How can Pengland be a fashion model?

Wyatt

The Penang rakyat has given the Penang State Government the mandate to govern Penang for more than 15 years. 15 years
is a long time, 3 terms actually. Can they tell us what have they 
achieved so far. p2

shriek

Your wish comes true. your statement on 9 sept 5.29pm everything about the old is BEST. Just Maintain n preserve. This is what you said and wish. If not tell us what Uncle Wyatt wants? One thing change is Pengland is cleaner than Gilakan.
Tell us what you want??

shriek

Achieve what you want in your 9 Sept 5.29pm. “just maintain n preserve. No need that many brick n mortar on the island”

Esme

Those free prawn balls may help to swing some votes.

shriek

free prawns last how long? But vote wrong, can last more than 5 years

Alive

No fish, prawn also can.

“Bo hu, heh pun ho” (Hokkien saying)

Wyatt

Why not? It can be done. Just focus less on useless politics n focus more on holistic developments to develop Penang into a beautiful island city 100% people friendly n blending the old n new in a holistic way. State government must learn how to engage experts/ specialize in planning n development n for other matters from private sectors if they don’t have any within. p1 

Esme

Shriek and Wyatt bromance shows DAP and Gerakan can collaborate?

Alivesalted

‘Preserve the old’ into ‘Kiam Hoo’ (salted fish)? You should say ‘Prolong the old’ instead. A more respectful way for our senior citizens.

shriek

Wyatt plenty of land in Mainland but why few wants to move there or do farming there? Pengland is a Rocky mountain in north and west and why organic farming there? Plenty of farm land in mainland in peace

shriek

Not compete but Pengland kias went South for work oredi helping Sink apor to progress further as there are plenty of opportunities. But back in Pengland, everything cannot and cant. Untouchable

Esme

Grab was originally started by 2 Harvard Business School classmates – Anthony Tan and Tan Hooi Ling – in Malaysia. But the founders realized that in Malaysia, they must get ready to give 30% (or more) of company shares to Bumiputera. Singapore’s Temasek quickly grabbed the opportunity, pumping US$10 million into Grab in 2014, moved headquarters from Malaysia to Singapore. One example of how Malaysian talents are lost to foreign countries.

https://www.malaysia-chronicle.com/?p=210740

shriek

In Sink apor, the old school of thinking they are losing out to Pengland kias and Ipoh mari coming to cari makan in Sink apor too

Esme

Pengland Kias earn SingDollar and repatriate to Ringgit 3x for parents back home to meet cost of living, old school filial piety not sure if old man Wyatt can enjoy.

shriek

Why Malaysia has bullock carts and the wheels are very very big but our Ringgit is so small. Even smaller than Thai land?

Esme

Former deputy education minister Teo Nie Ching and former deputy rural and regional development minister Sivarasa Rasiah have urged the government to allow non-Bumiputera students and students from vernacular schools to enrol in Mara Junior Science Colleges (MRSM) – bring back the 10% special quota for non-Bumiputera students in MRSM, in line with ‘Malaysian Family’ as announced by PM Ismail Sabri.

https://www.msn.com/en-my/news/national/allow-vernacular-school-students-into-mrsm-say-ex-deputy-ministers/ar-AAO3Mzi?li=BBr8Hnu

shriek

Ask Teh Susu. He is now feeling high and good feeling about this gomen. Must be right! Taken away and no return like return to Sender?

Esme

We have already lost tunglang. Please do not drive away Teh Susu. Else less and less comments on anilnetto.com.

shriek

dont cyberbully me by making false accusation just like teh susu like to make all kind of comments without any responsibilty

Vela

You are high because you are a cyberbully mocking others.

Ray of Light

Shriek aka zoro continuous onslaughts on tunglang, and now on milk tea, may backfire to bite him in return. Karma runs its course.

shriek

Slandering people also result karma runs its course. Please go and check the facts and ask Anil for the reason. Teh Susu orso mock at others but I am more polite to say KBKB.

shriek

he said he has good feeling about the system/organisation. is it mocking about the system? Then he mock gomen DONT HAVE A PLAN FOR ANYTHING yet he has so much saliva. You are smart please explain?

Esme

Reforms are difficult in Malaysia because the country is ruled by a “three-headed monster” of corruption, communal identity, and the concentration of power wielded by Umno, former CIMB Group Holdings Bhd’s chairman Nazir Razak said.

He described the monster as being hard to slay and said that past attempts at reform have often failed.

https://www.themalaysianinsight.com/s/338506

Milk Tea

I find the slogan to be rather straightforward compared to “Malaysian Malaysia”.

“Malaysian Malaysia” preached by DAP is an emotional bait that is inflicted on the non-Malays. The constitution of Malaysia does not heed the slogan and Malaysia is built on differences, not similarities. There is a price to pay for wanting to preserve your culture and tradition.

I have a good feeling about this UMNO-led government.

shriek

We heard many slogans too. Like Dr M – Vision 2020 Hussen “work with me” and “wo men yit Jia ren” Good feeling- self shiok but just like the Talibans – after the war, nightmare running the country. We still has 20k Covid cases and Pengland has yet to peak and booster jabs will soon be required. Shiok will soon turn to shock and pengsan

Esme

The reality of Keluarga Malaysia:

https://www.malaysia-chronicle.com/?p=209912

shriek

teh susu still feeling shiok and high like having a yaba.

Milk Tea

What self-shiok? If the country were so well-run, how did the Taliban manage to capture it within weeks. Penang will be great once DAP elected officials relinquish their positions in Penang. The state government doesn’t seem to have a plan for anything, they have an overwhelming majority but they do not act accordingly.

Last edited 1 month ago by Milk Tea
shriek

You feel good. Is’nt it self shiok Why are you KBKB if they dont have a plan? What are you KBKB at? KBKB at no plan? Then you are mabuk ith your teh susu??

Esme

Vision 2020 target is to achieve the US$16,000 per capita income, but fall short at only US$10,000 today.

Couple with the falling value in Ringgit, Keluarga Malaysia has lesser purchasing power.

Many complain rise in chicken price, hoping for ceiling price. Gomen cannot do much since Malaysia has to import chicken feed – corn and soy bean price went up due to low harvest caused by extreme weather change. So need to realise the impact of our low purchasing power (low income & low Ringgit).

shriek

I saw documentary. Sink apor after independent GPD is US500 and now US55000 without Crude oil, palm oil, water. Never mind, people still like to live in the past when Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Burma and even Indo is all moving ahead

Esme

Prinsip gaya hidup Malaysia:

Kais pagi makan pagi
Kais petang makan petang
Bantuan sara hidup rezeki
Puas rilek senang lenang

Esme

Kita Jaga Kita. The message is clear, take care of ourselves.

Do not count on those slogans and political catchphrase.

Cheers kopi!

Ray of Light

What’s the difference between Malaysian Family with 1Malaysia or with Malaysian Malaysia?
Political Slogan or jargon must be translated in fair policies for all Malaysians in need regardless of you know what lah.

Ray of Light

While Mederka day ushers new PM9 more revealation on PM4/PM7 in different lights with new book which Aliran may do a preview ror review?

https://www.malaysianalcms.com/post/paradise-lost-mahathir-end-of-hope

Esme

Warning signals should be sounding that we are on the wrong track in the war against Covid-19 pandemic as a week after the new government, as we are not only having more daily new Covid-19 cases than Indonesia, we are having more daily Covid-19 deaths than India.

https://www.malaysia-chronicle.com/?p=210036

New Keluarga Malaysia government is still adopting the failed strategies of Kerajaan Gagal?

shriek

we have to ask teh susu again. he is shiok. he has good feeling. teh susu good feeling over failed strategies and increase in numbers and those leaving us?

Alive

Dana Yayasan bayar bil kad credit peribadi?

Alive

“Keluarga Malaysia” song sung by 4 Malay singers – Ara Johari, Masya Masyitah, Putra Muhammad and Sufi Rashid, as seen on the music video shown on TV.

How come no non-Malay singers are featured?

Alive

PM9 could not convince his brother Kamaruzaman Yaakob to embrace Keluarga Malaysia?

Parti Kuasa Rakyat is PKR 2.0?

https://m.malaysiakini.com/columns/594714

Alive

Malaysians vent anger at politician (Bersatu’s Pasir Puteh) over racial slur at badminton player Kisona

This is not in the spirit of Keluarga Malaysia as propagated by PM Ismail.

https://www.thevibes.com/articles/sports/43391/malaysians-vent-anger-atpolitician-over-racial-slur

Alive

Bumi agenda will bury Ismail Sabri’s Malaysia Family ideology, says Penang Deputy Chief Minister II Ramasamy

https://www.themalaysianinsight.com/s/342888

According to Ramasamy, the government was to be blamed for these divisions by alienating the non-Bumiputera, as seen in the 12th Malaysian Plan announced earlier this week.

Alive

WHAT’S THIS, ISMAIL SABRI – YOU DARE NOT IMPOSE 51% MALAY RULING ON FOREIGN FIRMS – YET YOU BULLY THE LOCAL NON-MALAY FIRMS – SHAFIE EXPOSES ‘MALAYSIAN FAMILY’ ISMAIL’S HYPOCRISY

https://www.malaysia-chronicle.com/?p=210844

Alive

“How can the prime minister convince the rakyat about the sincerity and commitment of his Malaysia Family concept that is inclusive and unites all Malaysians when he talks of protectionist policies for Bumi but not for non-Bumi vis-à-vis foreign ownership?” he asked. “The exemption granted to foreign international integrated logistics services (IILS) from complying with the 51% Bumi equity but requiring Malaysian-owned IILS to give up their shares and ownership control only highlights the extent of such discrimination and injustice. “Or are foreigners considered more a bigger part of the Malaysian Family than non-Bumi Malaysians,” the DAP secretary-general Lim Guan… Read more »

Esme

Political economist Firdausi Suffian of Sabah UiTM said the real issue was how Bumiputera policies had been implemented.

“I believe the Bumiputera-based policies have not been properly implemented and some people have abused the privileges. This is why the equity ownership target cannot be reached,” he told FMT.

The people who controlled the policies had created a patronage system that only benefited the rich Bumiputeras. “This system does not benefit the majority of the Bumiputeras, especially the poor ones. We need to change the system.”

https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2021/09/29/look-beyond-30-ownership-rule-putrajaya-told/