Finding right direction

SOME 80 students and parents attended the ‘2014 Education Guidance Roadshow’ organis-ed by the MCA Youth Education Bureau at Wisma MCA in Jalan Transfer, Penang. The school leavers were enlightened on how to obtain education loans and how to apply for tertiary education, either at a public or private higher learning institution. State MCA Youth [...]

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SJKC Chin Woo land issue resolved; MCA will continue to defend Chinese schools

22 October 2013 Press Statement by MCA Youth Education Bureau Chairman Chong Sin Woon SJKC Chin Woo land issue resolved; MCA will continue to defend Chinese schools We applaud the solution taken by the school’s representatives and Chief Secretary to the government Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa at Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) yesterday as [...]

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MCA to facilitate another meeting between SJKC Chin Woo & Tourism Ministry

MCA HQ, 18 Sept – MCA Youth Education Bureau chairman Sdr Chong Sin Woon today refuted claims that MCA was inefficient in handling the SJKC Chin Woo land issue and was responsible for causing some parts of the school to be demolished. “MCA has done its part. Dato’ Sri Liow Tiong Lai had met up [...]

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Pemuda MCA mahu BM di SJKC kekal 210 minit

On September 14, 2013, in MCA Youth, MCA Youth Edu Bureau

Pemuda MCA meminta Kementerian Pendidikan menimbang untuk mengurangkan masa pembelajaran bahasa Malaysia di sekolah jenis kebangsaan Cina (SJK) (C) kepada 210 minit seminggu daripada 240 minit seminggu yang ditetapkan di bawah rangka tindakan pendidikan nasional. Ketuanya Datuk Wee Ka Siong berkata walaupun Pemuda MCA gembira dengan penambahbaikan yang dibuat dalam rangka tindakan itu berbanding laporan [...]

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MCA Youth Central Committee: Keep to 210 minutes for BM classes in vernacular schools

MCA HQ, 13 Sept – Speaking to reporters after chairing the MCA Youth Central Committee meeting, MCA Youth National Chairman Datuk Dr Ir Wee KA Siong emphasised that the Youth wing welcomes the latest version of the National Education Blueprint 2013~2025. “MCA Youth today deliberated and made a comparison (between the recently released updated version) [...]

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Education Minister Idris should work to reduce misunderstandings by communicating more

12 September 2013 Press Statement by MCA Youth Education Bureau Chairman Chong Sin Woon Deputy Minister Idris should work to reduce misunderstandings by communicating more The remarks by Minister of Education II Dato’ Seri Idris Jusoh that parents who were unhappy with the National Education Blueprint can send their children to study abroad does not [...]

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Position Paper: Public University Admissions

Position Paper: Public University Admissions Introduction The persistent problems and issues relating to Malaysia’s public education sector, in particular, annual public university admissions, have affected the support rate for the government and have caused MCA to lose support from the Chinese community. Despite the intervention from MCA, the selection mechanism for public university admissions remain [...]

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MCA supports 6 recommendations prepared by the MCA Youth Education Bureau on intake into public institutes of higher learning (IPTA)

Responding to reporters, Ka Siong informed that “since this position paper is already endorsed by the Presidential Council, we will send out immediately.” He added that “from time to time, we (MCA leaders) meet up with the Deputy Prime Minister, and in many dialogues we voice out grievances of the people.” -MCA online-

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UCSI reserves 30 places for top scorers

On September 7, 2013, in MCA Youth, MCA Youth Edu Bureau

KUALA LUMPUR: UCSI University has reserved 30 places for top students who fail to enter local public institutions of higher learning (IPTA). Of the 30 seats, 10 are for medicine and the rest in pharmacy. MCA Youth chief Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong said a discount of 10% to 15% in tuition fees would be [...]

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MCA Youth in collaboration with UCSI University for STPM top scorers

MCA  HQ, 6 Sept 13 – As STPM top scorers whose applications for enrolment into public institute of higher learning (IPTA) await with anxiety over the outcome of their appeals, MCA Youth has made alternative arrangements to enable these outstanding students be enrolled into private institutes of higher learning (IPTS). This was revealed by MCA [...]

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