March 18, 2008

Cabinet 2008...


After the election, this is what I'm waiting for.. For the record..Introducing our new Cabinet for 2008-as announced by the PM at 12 noon today.

Prime Minister

Abdullah Ahmad Badawi (Umno)

Deputy Prime Minister
Najib Razak (Umno)

Finance Minister
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi (Umno)

Second Finance Minister
Nor Mohamed Yakcop (Umno)
Deputies: Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah (Umno), Kong Cho Ha (MCA)

Defence Minister
Najib Razak (Umno)
Deputy: Abu Seman Yusop (Umno)

Housing and Local Government Minister
Ong Ka Chuan (MCA)
Deputy: Robert Lau Hoi Chew (Supp), Hamzah Zainuddin (Umno)


Works Minister

Mohd Zin Mohamed (Umno)-(gonna miss Samy Vellu then..;)
Deputy: Yong Khoon Seng (Supp)

Energy, Water and Communications Minister

Shaziman Abu Mansor (Umno)
Deputy: Joseph Salang Gandum

Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Minister
Mustapa Mohamed (Umno)
Deputy: Rohani Abdul Karim (Umno)

International Trade and Industry Minister
Muhyiddin Yassin (Umno)
Deputy: Leow Wui Keong (LDP), Jacob Dungau Sagan

Foreign Minister
Rais Yatim (Umno)
Deputy: Tengku Azlan Sultan Abu Bakar (Umno)

Education Minister
Hishammuddin Hussein (Umno)
Deputies: Dr Wee Ka Siong (MCA), Razali Ismail (Umno)

Transport Minister
Ong Tee Keat (MCA)
Deputy: Anifah Aman

Health Minister

Liow Tiong Lai (MCA)
Deputy: Dr Abdul Latiff Ahmad (Umno)

Human Resources Minister
S Subramaniam (MIC)
Deputy: Noraini Ahmad (Umno)-

Home Affairs and Internal Security Minister
Syed Hamid Albar (Umno)
Deputies: Chor Chee Heung (MCA), Wan Ahmad Farid Wan Salleh (Umno)

Women, Family and Community Development Minister
Dr Ng Yen Yen (MCA)
Deputy: Noriah Kasmon (Umno)

National Unity, Culture, Arts and Heritage Minister
Shafie Apdal (Umno)
Deputy: Teng Boon Soon (MCA)

Science, Technology and Innovation Minister
Dr Maximus Ongkili (PBS)
Deputy: Fadillah Yusof

Entrepreneurial and Cooperative Development Minister
Noh Omar (Umno)
Deputy: Saifudin Abdullah

Higher Education Minister
Mohd Khaled Nordin (Umno)
Deputies: Idris Haron (Umno), Dr Hou Kok Chung (MCA)

Information Minister
Ahmad Shabery Cheek (Umno)
Deputy: Tan Lian Hoe (Gerakan)

Natural Resources and Environment Minister
Douglas Uggah Embas (PBB)
Deputy: Abdul Ghapur Salleh (Umno)

Rural and Regional Development Minister
Senator Muhammad Muhammad Taib (Umno) (huh??)
Deputies: Joseph Kurup, Joseph Entulu Belaun

Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister
Shahrir Abdul Samad (Umno)
Deputy: Jelaing Mersat

Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister
Peter Chin Fah Kui (Supp)
Deputy: Kohilan Pillay (Gerakan)

Youth and Sports Minister
Ismail Sabri Yaakob (Umno)
Deputy: Wee Jeck Seng (MCA)

Tourism Minister
Azalina Othman Said (Umno)
Deputy: Sulaiman Abdul Rahman Abdul Taib (PBB)

Federal Territories Minister
Zulhasnan Rafique (Umno)
Deputy: M Saravanan (MIC)

Minister in the Prime Minister's Department

Zaid Ibrahim
Zahid Hamidi (Umno)
Bernard Dompok (Upko)
Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz (Umno)
Amirsham A Aziz

Deputies: Mohd Johari Baharum (Umno) , Mashitah Ibrahim, SK Devamany (MIC) and Hasan Malek (Umno).

Dropped:

Datuk Fong Chan Onn
Datuk Seri Rafidah Aziz (unexpected.she's out..kesian..)
Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor
Datuk Seri Radzi Sheikh Ahmad
Datuk Azmi Khalid
Datuk Jamaluddin Jarjis (so what happen to the astronout thingy??)

Not listed:
Khairy Jamaluddin(haha,thank God)

-this is half-expected..n since when i become soo into this boring political n cabinet stuff.n i dont even recognize their faces at all..needless to say, lets familiarize yourself with this new cabinet..perhaps for the next 5 years to come...

3 footprint(s):

Dura said...

apa rasional nya si pak lah ni appoint muhammad taib tu balik..rafidah dropped,si zaid ibrahim aka zico tu jadi minister??very2 stupid arrangement..
another 5 years, another 5 states for the opposition..haha..

Anonymous said...

mari mengenal lanun2 yang bakal memakmurkan malaysia..
elok jugak letakni,boleh guna kalau ada interview nanti..-neo-

chocho said...

blog kementerian penerangan ke nih.. hehe

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