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Syafique Shuib

Syafique Shuib is the creator of motivationMY.com. He tweets at @motivationMY and @syafique

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3 June 2011

Does Malaysia Need a Youth Parliament?

The Malaysian Prime Minister has proposed the creation of a Youth Parliament in order to inspire and mobilize young people to contribute in the governance of the country. Bloggers share...

26 April 2011

Malaysia: Boot Camp to “Help” Effeminate Boys

Based on their effeminate tendencies, 66 schoolboys from the state of Terengganu in Malaysia were recently sent to a boot camp aimed at "helping them behave in a proper manner"....

12 October 2010

Malaysia: Should schools abolish examinations?

The Malaysian government plans to revamp school examinations and replace them with a school-based assessment system. Bloggers and tweeps debate on the introduction of a new syllabus to replace the...

7 July 2010

Malaysia: Blogging To Promote National Unity

The 1Malaysia Foundation recently unveiled a brand new website , Yayasan 1Malaysia, as a platform to generate conversations with young Malaysian netizens on national unity and other current issues.

1 July 2010

Malaysia: Education Ministry Plans To Scrap Two Exams

The Education Ministry of Malaysia announced the possibility of scrapping two public school examinations to improve the country's school system. Bloggers debate whether this proposed reform would benefit the students

7 June 2010

Malaysia: Petrol station blamed over girl's death

A girl was trapped in a burning car in Malaysia. A bystander rushes to a nearby gas station to borrow or buy a fire extinguisher but was refused. The girl's...

21 October 2009

Malaysia: State government introduces '1Toilet’ policy

Borrowing the branding of 1Malaysia, the state government of Terengganu recently introduces the ‘1Toilet' policy as a move for both teachers and students to share toilets to promote a sense...

1 June 2009

Malaysia: Reshuffling in the education system

The government recently announced a reshuffling in the education system by requiring students sitting for the SPM examinations (Malaysian Certificate of Education) to take a maximum of ten subjects from...

26 May 2009

Malaysia: Yuna Changes the Face of Indie Music

In recent years more and more independent musicians are gaining popularity thanks to social networking websites such as YouTube and MySpace. Meet Yuna from Malaysia. She is the talk of...

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