CYBERJAYA, 18 Jan — Gabungan Menentang Penswastaan Air (CAWP) mengkritik Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara (Span) kerana tidak tegas mengambil tindakan ke atas dua syarikat konsesi air, Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor (Syabas) dan Puncak Niaga, di atas masalah bekalan air di negeri tersebut.
We, the undersigned NGOs, support Selangor Mentri Besar Khalid Ibrahim’ decision to exercise its right to take over the operations of state water concessionaire Syabas, apparently provided for under clause 32 of the concession agreement.
Is the crime rate going up or down? How can we be sure? Martin Jalleh sums up the recent confusion with another pictomentary.
In an open letter to Mahathir, P Ramakrishnan takes to task the former premier for his outrageous statements about the Pakatan administrations in Penang and Selangor of late.
It is a worrying trend to assume that no protests or pickets should be held against the PR government as the PR is supposed to be more pro-people compared to the BN, writes A Sivarajan.
The Centre for Independent Journalism (CIJ) Malaysia welcomes the Freedom of Information (FOI) Enactment (Selangor) 2010 that was passed by the State Legislative Assembly in Shah Alam today.
Adalah amat wajar untuk Kerajaan Negeri Selangor untuk melantik seorang Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri yang mempunyai kredibiliti dan kemampuan untuk melaksanakan dasar kerajaan negeri, ujar S Arutchelvan.
Ignoring the controversy over his purported appointment as Selangor State Secretary, Mohd Khusrin Munawi reported for work this morning. Is the Chief Secretary to the Government, Mohd Sidek Hassan, trying to undermine the Selangor state government through this unilateral appointment, wonders P Ramakrishnan.
If children cannot be protected against an exploitative and unjust system, what is the rationale for standing in their way when they participate in actions to demand their rights, asks Rani Rasiah.
Freedom of Information must mean exactly that: information must be freely available. Regrettably, the Selangor FOI Bill leaves much to be desired, concludes Sarajun Hoda Abdul Hassan.