The dailies say the darndest things
TOKL’s roundup of the more interesting in recent headlines
Minister wants ‘Low Yat 2’ tech mall specifically for Malays
The Malay Mail Online Tuesday August 11, 2015 In which the newly appointed Rural and Regional Development Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob has suggested the establishment of ‘Low Yat 2’, a Malay-only gadget mall similar to Low Yat Plaza today. The proposed new mall will target 100 percent of the traders to be Malays.
Najib’s son says attacks on dad will affect Malaysia
The Star Online Monday August 10, 2015 In which the prime minister’s son, Mohd Nazifuddin Najib, is disappointed with the non-stop attacks on his father because they could make people willing to sacrifice the good of the country in order to bring down the prime minister.
DPM: I will never eat pork to get votes from Chinese
The Malay Mail Online Sunday August 16, 2015 In which Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi told Umno delegates at the Tampin Umno division meeting that he’s well-versed with the Chinese culture, as he took up four minor subjects in Chinese including writing and Chinese literature. He also claims that he believes in cross-culture, but he will never eat pork to get votes from the Chinese.