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Azmin: Crooked bridge was Johor MB's proposal, hasn't reached Putrajaya yet

  • Oct 17, 2018
Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali said the crooked bridge project was a proposal by Johor Menteri Besar Osman Sapian, which had yet to be presented at the federal level. Azmin also noted the federal government's current fiscal challenges and stressed that the priority, for the time being, was on projects that could directly benefit the people such as schools and hospitals. "It was proposed by the Johor menteri besar but certainly, we have mentioned on many occasions that our fisc
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Azmin pulls ahead of Rafizi in S'gor albeit a strong challenge

  • Oct 15, 2018
PKR POLLS | Azmin Ali has pulled ahead of rival Rafizi Ramli for the PKR deputy president race after party members went to the polls in Selangor for the first round of voting (Selangor I).According to the unofficial results, Azmin received 9,337 votes to Rafizi's 8,563 votes after nine divisions in Selangor went to the polls today.The divisions that voted today are Sabah Bernam, Sungai Besar, Hulu Selangor, Serdang, Kelana Jaya, Subang, Kapar, Kota Raja and Sepang.Even though Azmin is the incumb
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Latest tally: Azmin ahead of Rafizi with three votes

  • Oct 9, 2018
PKR POLLS | After the results for PKR's internal elections in Penang and Terengganu were finalised, the race for deputy presidency continues to be a close battle, with only three votes separating the incumbent Azmin Ali and his challenger Rafizi RamliThe results for the two states, where PKR members voted on Sept 22 and 30 respectively, were finalised last night after all the “undi ragu” (votes in doubt) were added to the overall tally.The term “undi ragu” refers to votes cast by those w
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Azmin: Putrajaya mulling how to channel funds to opposition states

  • Oct 6, 2018
The Pakatan Harapan government is studying the best mechanism to channel funds to four states ruled by opposition parties to ensure the states concerned are not left behind in the development of the country.Economic Affairs Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali said it is the policy of the Pakatan Harapan government to ensure development is carried out in all states fairly and equitably especially in states which have been neglected in the context of country’s development.“Even though they are states u
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PKR polls: Rafizi clinches K’tan and T’ganu, within arm’s reach of Azmin

  • Oct 6, 2018
PKR POLLS | PKR deputy president hopeful Rafizi Ramli has narrowed the gap with incumbent Mohamed Azmin Ali by winning both the elections in Kelantan and Terengganu today. It was a tight race in both states. In Kelantan, Rafizi polled 5,211 votes to Azmin’s 4,922. In Terengganu, Rafizi polled 1,506 to Azmin’s 1,269.After three weeks of voting, Azmin has polled 14,020 votes – just 177 votes ahead of Rafizi. For the vice-presidency race, Nurul Izzah Anwar and Zuraida Kamaruddin mai
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Azmin vs. Rafizi: Round 1 goes to incumbent

  • Oct 5, 2018
PKR Deputy President Azmin Ali is in the lead in his race for re-election against Rafizi Ramli.In Penang, Azmin won 3,326 votes to Rafizi’s 3,150, and in Johor, Azmin won 4,503 votes to Rafizi’s 3,976. The total to date should thus be 7,829 for Azmin and 7,126.It’s very early yet, and this is obviously by no means an unassailable lead. Azmin’s early momentum may allow us to speculate on a few things (and importantly, speculation is all this is).One of the most interesting things about PK
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PKR polls tainted by 'Umno faces', claims Azmin

  • Oct 5, 2018
PKR POLLS | Incumbent PKR deputy president Mohamed Azmin Ali today claimed that the party election is "tainted" with new members formerly from Umno contesting.Speaking at a programme by Kelantan PKR, Azmin urged the members to, therefore, vote for only those who are worthy and loyal to the party."Don't (vote for) those who came in yesterday and has become a division chief today. Yes, they have money."Don't just choose those who have been in the party for a month [...] even their faces are still
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Umno's 'hand-kissing' culture infecting PKR, warns Azmin

  • Oct 2, 2018
PKR POLLS | Umno's culture of idolising leaders is now creeping into PKR, warned its deputy president Azmin Ali.Calling for this Umno culture of “hand kissing” to be curbed, he said: "I would like to remind all party members to be loyal to the struggle and not become obsessed with leaders as it is not a healthy culture.”According to Berita Harian, Azmin, who is defending his post against Rafizi Ramli, said this after meeting Terengganu PKR members in Kuala Terengganu yesterday."When we hol
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Azmin: Only a handful of Umno MPs will be left

  • Oct 2, 2018
Gombak MP Mohamed Azmin Ali expects the number of Umno MPs to fall further by the end of this month.Speaking at a ‘Pidato Malaysia Baru’ event in conjunction with the PKR election in Kuala Terengganu last night, he said that of the 49 Umno MPs, currently, only "three or four would be left"."PKR today is the largest block in parliament. PKR has 51 members of Parliament, DAP has 42 members of Parliament, Umno has 49, and tomorrow may be 40, then 20 people and three or four at the end of this
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Unofficial: Azmin maintains slim lead over Rafizi

  • Oct 1, 2018
PKR POLLS | PKR deputy president Azmin Ali has maintained a slim lead over challenger Rafizi Ramli following the second round of voting in Johor today.Several Johor PKR figures said that Haniza Talha and Dr Daroyah Alwi also maintained their lead for the PKR Wanita chief and deputy chief positions respectively.The same was also said of Afif Bahardin and Hilman Idham who maintained their lead for the PKR Youth chief and deputy chief positions respectively.All the abovementioned figures are believ
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