Wee vs Liew: The Battle of Chinese Goliaths in Malay Ayer Hitam

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Wee vs Liew: The Battle of Chinese Goliaths in Malay Ayer Hitam

MCA incumbent will not 'syok sendiri' while DAP man said that he is sure that he will get 40 percent of the votes in Javanese Malay Ayer Hitam. AWANI Review’s Zakiah Koya weighs where the votes will sway in the event of a three-cornered contest.

Come polling day this GE14, the Malay-majority parliamentary constituency of Ayer Hitam in Johor will turn into a battleground of two Chinese giants - from MCA and DAP. Into the mix this time will be PAS which will present a new challenge in terms of where the Malay votes will go. No matter how one wants to look at it, there is no running away from racial politics in Ayer Hitam, for it is a parliamentary constituency with an almost 58 percent Malay majority and only...

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