Malaysiakini News

English schools: Open dialogue needed, says deputy minister

Kow Gah Chie  |  Published:  |  Modified:

More discussions are needed over any proposals to revive government-run English-medium schools in Malaysia, said Deputy Education Minister Chong Sin Woon.

Speaking to reporters at Parliament today, Chong said such schools would have to be incorporated into the Education Act 1960 to exist.

"The legal advisors will need to study this. If we want to revive it, it will be a major issue. It is not an easy task (for the) minister alone...

Sign in


Welcome back,

Your subscription expires on
  

Your subscription will expire soon, kindly renew before
  

Your subscription is expired
  Click here to renew

You are not subscribed to any subscription package
  Click here to subscribe now

Any questions?
  Email: [email protected]
  Call: +603-777-00000

Renew