Fuel showdownPosted: June 28, 2008
KUALA LUMPUR: A “fuel duel” has been set up.
Information Minister Datuk Ahmad Shabery Cheek and PKR adviser Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will face off over the recent fuel price increase.
And it may be shown live on television.
Debate organiser Agenda Daily has received confirmation from both men that they will participate in the debate at 9pm at the Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka on July 15. The topic is “Hari Ini Membentuk Kerajaan, Esok Turun Harga Minyak.” (Form a Government today and reduce the price of oil tomorrow).
Full article here.
I’d be interested to know what the both of them have to say. I wonder if any “secrets” will be revealed. Like how exactly Anwar plans to lower the fuel prices from before the fuel price increase. Or why exactly the government felt that they had to increase the fuel price by that margin. Or whether there was any subsidy to start with. Or if…
The list could go on forever. Let’s hope it’s a good debate, if it happens.