Alice Lau (politician)
|Member of the Malaysian Parliament|
|Assumed office |
5 May 2013
|Preceded by||Tiong Thai King (DAP–PR)|
Alice Lau Kiong Yieng
30 July 1981
Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysia
|Political party||Democratic Action Party (DAP)|
|Pakatan Rakyat (PR)|
Pakatan Harapan (PH)
Loo Chee Wee (罗智伟) (m. 2014)
|Alma mater||International Medical University|
University of Strathclyde
Alice Lau Kiong Yieng (simplified Chinese: 刘强燕; traditional Chinese: 劉強燕; pinyin: Liú Qiángyàn) is a Malaysian politician of Chinese origin from the Democratic Action Party (DAP) currently serving as two-term Member of Parliament (MP) of Malaysia representing Lanang.
A native of Sibu, she first contested for a seat in the Sarawak State Assembly in the 2011 state election, but was defeated by incumbent Wong Soon Koh. In the 2013 general election, she was nominated by the DAP to contest for Lanang in Sibu. She defeated five-term incumbent Tiong Thai King in the general election with a majority of 8,630 votes, or 19.2% of the votes, becoming the first female MP elected from Sarawak from an opposition party.
|26,613||59.68%||Tiong Thai King
|29,905||65.16%||Kong Sien Chiu
|2011||Bawang Assan||Alice Lau
|5,508||42.95%||Wong Soon Koh
- "Change comes to Sarawak". The Rocket. 21 August 2013. Retrieved 23 March 2016.
- "Maklumat Ahli Parlimen". Parlimen Malaysia. Retrieved 23 March 2016.
- "Seven women triumph in S'wak election". Malaysiakini. Retrieved 23 March 2016.
- Chua, Andy (27 August 2010). "DAP candidate may have father as rival in Sibu polls". The Star Malaysia. Retrieved 23 March 2016.
- "Lanang MP Alice Lau marries Melaka businessman". Borneo Post. 31 August 2014. Retrieved 24 February 2019.
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