Prime Minister Of Malaysia

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Malaysian will be having their general election in this march. This is the 12 election after their independent. After 51 year of independent Malaysia has been rules by BN (Barisan Nasional) are it possible other party like PAS, DAP or KEADILAN will make their way to the top. Since 1957, Malaysian has 4 great leaders.

The first Prime Minister of Malaysia is Tengku Abbdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj. He is the one who responsible the free Malaysia and have it independent he also know as "bapa Kemerdekaan" by Malaysian which mean the father of independent. He died in the age of 87 on 6 December 1990.
The second Prime Minister of Malaysian is Tun Abdul Razak bin Haji Dato' Hussein Al-Haj. he started to be the second prime minister from September 1970. The greatest success when he became a prime minister is when he launches the Malaysian New Economic Policy (MNEP). He also known as "Bapa Pembangunan" (Father of Development). he died because of leukemia sickness when seeking for treatment in London.

Our third minister is Tun Hussein bin Dato' Onn or well know as Tun Hussein Onn. After the death of our second prime minister he was appointed to be our third prime minister on 15 January 1976. He was granted the soubriquet " Bapa Perpaduan" (Father of Unity). On 17 July 1981 , he retired from active politics and relinquished his prime minister post due to what was officially stated to be health concerns, however, many believes he was forced out of office by Mahathir. He was succeeded by Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad.

The forth prime minister of Malaysia is Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad. He held the post for 22 years from from 1981 to 2003, making him Malaysia's longest-serving Prime Minister, and one of the longest-serving leaders in Asia. During his term in office, he was credited for engineering Malaysia's rapid modernization and promoting non-individualistic "Asian values". Tun Mahathir is also known for his criticisms of western and developed countries, during this administration, he is considered as one of Asia's most influential leaders. Tun Mahathir is also noted in the Western world as an outspoken critic of Western civilization. Among some developing and Islamic countries, Tun Mahathir is generally respected, particularly for Malaysia relatively high economic growth as well as for his support towards liberal Muslim values. Foreign leaders, such as Kazakhtan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev, praised him and have been trying to emulate Tun Mahathir developmental formulae. He was one of the greatest spokesmen on Third World issues, and strongly supported the bridging of the North-South diveide, as well as exhorting the development of Islamic nations. He was dedicated to various Third World blocs such as ASEAN, the G77, the Non-Aligned Movement, the Organization of Islamic Nations, and most recently, the G22 at the latest WTO talks at Cancun.

The fifth Prime Minister and still going is Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi. After Tun Mahathir step down he became our fifth Prime Minister on October 2003. His Major contribute is when he launch "Islam Hardari". On 13 February 2008, Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi dissolved the Parliament to pave way for the 12th general elections. Hopefully BN legacy will still continued.

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This article was published on 2010/04/04
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