Before looking at the rights under MA 63 it is utmost important that both the federal and governments of Sabah and Sarawak need to determine the legality of the formation of the federation of Malaysia. All things must be examined from the roots including the legality of the Treaty, MA63. The GPS government should disclose to the public what they had found in London about the matters concerning MA63.
Sabah Sarawak Rights Australia New Zealand (SSRANZ) an international NGO based in Australia, has asked whether PM Anwar Ibrahim’s directive for the immediate “implementation” of the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63) was just a political stunt as it is impossible to immediately reinstate or implement many MA63 foundational terms and rights especially devolution of administrative powers and autonomy status, which have been removed since 1965. The Sarawak GPS and Sabah GRS governments have already pointed out this problem to the Prime Minister.
Int'l NGO calls PM to repeal laws that allegedly eroded Sarawak's MA63 rights . Sabah Sarawak Rights Australia New Zealand (SSRANZ) an international NGO based in Australia, commented on PM Anwar Ibrahim’s statement on Malaysia's commitment to and solidarity with the Palestinian people’s “struggle to free Palestine from the grip of Zionist Israel” made in a press conference on 20 Dec 2022.
History told us wars are not good as wars can have bad effect on the economy. The year 2023 will likely be gloomy if the war in Ukarine will not end soon. World leaders need to find solutions to stop the war in Ukarine. We have seen that prices of goods and services went up sharply when the war broke up.
The quit rent for land and landed or commercial properties to be increased effective from 1 January 2023 is not justified at present economic situation. Businesses are yet to pick up caused by Covid-19. The GPS government should consider that many businesses had closed down during the Covid-19 pandemic and citizens are struggling and have weak purchasing power to turn the economy around.
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