Tag "Election Commission"

Back to homepage

Official: BN massacres Pakatan in Tg Piai, PKR veteran roasts Dr M

PONTIAN: It is official! The Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate Datuk Seri Wee Jeck Seng trounced Pakatan Harapan’s Karmaine Sardini with a huge majority to win the Tanjung Piai by-election. The Elections Commission (EC) returning officer announced the results, saying that

Read More

Tanjung Piai By-election: Employers must allow workers to go vote – EC

PONTIAN: The Election Commission has reminded all employers to allow their workers to vote during the Tanjung Piai parliamentary by-election tomorrow. EC chairman Datuk Azhar Azizan Harun said any employer who prevents their staff from voting will face action under

Read More

EC records 93 election offences in Tanjung Piai

PONTIAN: A total of 93 election offences have been committed during the Tanjung Piai Parliamentary by-election since the campaign period started on November 2. The Election Commission (EC) said the offences were recorded by the Election Campaign Enforcement Team (PP-KPR)

Read More

Nearly 349,000 names of dead voters removed from electoral rolls since 2017

KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission (EC) has removed 348,098 names of dead voters from the electoral rolls from 2017 until Aug 31, the Dewan Rakyat was told today. Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Mohamed Hanipa Maidin said the

Read More

Tg Piai voters to upcoming MP: Walk your talk, don’t upset us…

PONTIAN:  Keep your campaign promises. This is the message by voters for the upcoming Tanjung Piai MP, who will be elected this Saturday. Voters both young and old interviewed by Bernama said the Tanjung Piai by-election should not be a

Read More

EC to announce Tanjung Piai by-election date today

KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission (EC) is scheduled to announce today the date for the Tanjung Piai parliamentary by-election in Johor. The electoral body has scheduled a press conference for noon at Menara SPR in Putrajaya. The by-election has been

Read More

Tg Piai by-election: EC to inspect polling and nomination centres

JOHOR BAHRU: The Election Commission (EC) today inspected several schools and centres as voting centres and centre for the nomination of candidate for the coming Tanjung Piai by-election. State EC director, Shafie Taib said the inspection was part of the

Read More

Mat Hasan: Retain political parties under ROS

SEREMBAN: Umno disagrees with the proposal that the Election Commission (EC) can take over the registration and regulation of political parties from the Registrar of Societies (ROS). Umno deputy president Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan said political parties should remain under

Read More

More mixed constituencies to dilute racial and religious campaigning

PUTRAJAYA: Having a larger number of mixed constituencies would curb politicians from campaigning along racial and religious lines that further divides Malaysians, said Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah in a group interview. On that note he also blamed the former Election

Read More

EC: Automatic registration of voters can be done in two years

KUALA LUMPUR: The Election Commission is confident that it will have a system in place for automatic registration of voters within two years, in time for the next general election, GE15. Its deputy chairman Dr Azmi Sharom said that with

Read More