Posts Tagged ‘kelantan’

The fallout from Lee’s Malaysia trip refuses to end.  Malaysia Insider on its impact on the by-elections in Manek Urai, Kelantan: Less than 12 hours before polling begins in this rural constituency, Barisan Nasional (BN) put up banners showing picture of Datuk Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat shaking hands with Lee Kuan Yew in an […]

Lee Kuan Yew is surprised to encounter Muslims in Malaysia.  Straits Times: MINISTER Mentor Lee Kuan Yew yesterday related an encounter with women clad in black from head to toe in the swimming pool of his hotel in Kelantan to show how a society’s culture changed with rising religiosity. … Mr Lee visited the Kelantan […]

Lee is concerned about cleanliness in Kelantan.  New Straits Times: On Lee’s visit, Nik Aziz said besides political issues, they also discussed cleanliness in the state. “Lee told me that he was satisfied with the cleanliness level in the state especially in Kota Baru. “He had read in local newspapers which stated that Kota Baru […]

Bernama reports on Lee’s trip to Malaysia next week — in an article curiously similar to one published by Malaysia Insider several days earlier? His eight-day visit, from June 8 to 15, starts with a meeting with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Abdul Razak as well as with several high-level officials, top editors and […]

Lee Kuan Yew will be visiting Malaysia in “early June”. The Malaysian Insider: In early June, Singapore’s veteran leader Lee Kuan Yew is expected to make one of the longest visits he has ever made to Malaysia. Over 10 days, the Mentor Minister will visit Johor, Kuala Lumpur and Kelantan and several other states.  He […]