LABUAN: The Ministry of Federal Territories has formed a new lineup of advisory group for the Labuan Corporation (LC), with a clear mission in achieving the people’s aspiration in the duty-free-island here.
The think-tank group of LC advisory council for the year 2016-2108 comprises political leaders spearheaded by Umno divisional deputy chief Datuk Bashir Alias as chairman, Khalid Ghani (Umno), Datuk Peter Mak (Labuan PBS divisional chief), Datuk Chin Hon Vui (Labuan MCA divisional chief), Fauziah Datuk Mohd Din from
Labuan State Consumer Movement, Datuk Wong Ki Yii and Rokiah Ibrahim representing entrepreneurs.
Announcing this during the presentation of appointment letters to the members, Member of Parliament for Labuan Datuk Rozman Isli said the lineup had important roles in addressing the long-standing and the current issues plaguing the people in general.
“We want to gain respect from the people and continue the momentum of the government’s administration. As such all members sitting in the advisory council are bound to execute the task of convincing the people and highlighting the various issues to the Labuan Corporation management for a better solution,” he
He said there had been issues that had resulted in the lack of people’s confidence towards the government administration and that needed to be addressed effectively.
The newly-appointed chairman of the advisory council Bashir Alias said he would continue the legacy of the former chairman Datuk Yunus Kurus in line with government’s agenda and people’s aspiration.- BERNAMA