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[The Vibes] RoS must not only be apolitical, but be seen as apolitical

RoS must not only be apolitical, but be seen as apolitical – Cenbet | Opinion | The Vibes IT is alarming to hear allegations that the Registrar of Societies (RoS) is being used as a tool by the home minister to suppress political opponents. RoS needs to practise good governance and demonstrate that it upholds the …

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[Malaysiakini] NGO: ROS feet dragging on Umno constitution change fuels instability

NGO: ROS feet dragging on Umno constitution change fuels instability (malaysiakini.com) A delay in the Registrar of Societies’ (ROS) decision on whether to accept Umno’s amendments to its constitution will cause political instability, said think tank Centre for a Better Tomorrow (CenBet). In a statement, CenBet president Gan Ping Sieu said without a simple “yes …

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[Malay Mail] RoS must not only be apolitical, but be seen as apolitical ― Gan Ping Sieu

RoS must not only be apolitical, but be seen as apolitical ― Gan Ping Sieu | Malay Mail JULY 8 ― It is alarming to hear allegations that the Registrar of Societies (RoS) is being used as a tool by the home minister to suppress political opponents. The RoS needs to practise good governance and …

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[The Star] Stop delaying political funding Bill

Stop delaying political funding Bill | The Star FOR many years, we have been told that there were plans underway to introduce a law on political funding to provide greater transparency among political parties and politicians. The governments and Oppositions of the day (yes, plural, as we have had many changes in the corridors of …

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[FMT] Cenbet slams politicians over ‘lack of will’ on political funding legislation

Cenbet slams politicians over ‘lack of will’ on political funding legislation | Free Malaysia Today (FMT) PETALING JAYA: A civil society group has called out MPs from the government and the opposition, saying there is a complete lack of political will from both sides to legislate political funding. The Centre for a Better Tomorrow (Cenbet) …

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[The Vibes] Stop delaying the Political Funding Bill – Cenbet

Stop delaying the Political Funding Bill – Cenbet | Opinion | The Vibes FOR many years, we have been told that there were plans underway to introduce a law on political funding to provide greater transparency amongst political parties and politicians. The governments of the day, and the oppositions of the day – yes, plural as …

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[Malay Mail] Stop delaying the political funding Bill ― Gan Ping Sieu

Stop delaying the political funding Bill ― Gan Ping Sieu | Malay Mail JUNE 25 ― For many years, we have been told that there were plans underway to introduce a law on political funding to provide greater transparency amongst political parties and politicians. The governments of the day, and the Oppositions of the day …

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[Malaysiakini] Political will lacking on both sides for funding bill, says Gan

Political will lacking on both sides for funding bill, says Gan (malaysiakini.com) The proposed political funding bill has not gone through despite years of discussion due to a lack of political will on both sides of the divide, said Centre For A Better Tomorrow (Cenbet) co-president Gan Ping Sieu. Gan, who was part of the …

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[FMT] Cenbet selar ahli politik lengahkan bentang akta pendanaan politik

Cenbet selar ahli politik lengahkan bentang akta pendanaan politik | Free Malaysia Today (FMT) PETALING JAYA: Sebuah kumpulan masyarakat sivil menggesa Ahli Parlimen kerajaan dan pembangkang dengan mengatakan, wujud ketidaksediaan dari segi kemahuan politik kedua-dua pihak untuk menggubal akta pendanaan politik. Persatuan Center For A Better Tomorrow (Cenbet) berkata, rang undang-undang pendanaan politik tidak boleh …

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[The Sun] Prevent whisky debate from degenerating into bigotry, says CENBET

Prevent whisky debate from degenerating into bigotry, says Cenbet (thesundaily.my) PETALING JAYA: There seems to be much ado over a non-issue in the current whiskey brand debate. Saying this, the Centre for a Better Tomorrow (Cenbet) pointed out that besides Timah, there are many other alcohol brands produced in Malaysia. “Is it because the whisky is …

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