Gerakbudaya founder says no real reform until red tape ends

Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Gerakbudaya founder Chong Ton Sin says the books recently seized by the Home Ministry, alleged to contain communist elements, were just memoirs of an ex-communist. – Facebook pic, December 6, 2023.

INSTITUTIONAL reforms would not be realised if the administration practises bureaucracy, book publisher Chong Ton Sin said.

The Gerakbudaya founder told The Malaysian Insight Putrajaya would continue to investigate reports of book publishers deemed controversial, adding that a recent raid on his office was not unusual.

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  • The home minister is digging the grave for PMX by his inability to change the course of his ministry. It is a shame to fight for reforms and hand the job to incompetent ministers.

    Posted 2 months ago by Loyal Malaysian