James Wong (Politician)

James Wong (Politician)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Datuk Amar James Wong Kim Min as a Malaysian politician active in the politics of Sarawak for decades. Wong holds the record as the longest serving assemblyman in the history of the state of Sarawak, holding the office for nearly fifty years. Wong served as the first Deputy Chief Minister of Sarawak and the president of the Sarawak National Party. He held several other ministries of Sarawak politics until his retirement in 2001. Wong was born in Limbang, Kingdom of Sarawak, on August 6, 1922. Sarawak was a British protectorate at the time. He began his political career in 1951, when he was elected to the Limbang District Council. In 1956, Wong was elected to Sarawak's legislature, the Council Negri, which is now known as the Sarawak State Legislative Assembly. He continued to hold office in the Legislative Assembly until his retirement in 2001show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 104g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134966614
  • 9786134966610