Muafakat Nasional exploring formal coalition, but Wee insists it's just a 'spirit'

Kow Gah Chie

Modified 1 Dec 2019, 5:59 am

Muafakat Nasional is exploring the possibility of it formally registering as a coalition and whether BN parties would join en bloc or as individual parties, said Umno deputy president Mohamad Hasan.

However, MCA president Wee Ka Siong is adamant that for the party, Muafakat Nasional is just a 'spirit of togetherness' for the opposition.

Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the MCA annual general meeting in Kuala Lumpur today, Mohamad said Muafakat Nasional's technical committee is exploring its options as a coalition.

"We are looking at every aspect, every angle, whether or not to form Muafakat Nasional as a party (coalition), or just a loose coalition, whether BN and other parties join on their own, or we form a bloc," he said...

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