Chua Soon Bui

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Yang Berbahagia Datuk
Chua Soon Bui
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Tawau, Sabah
In office
Preceded by Shim Paw Fatt
Succeeded by Mary Yap Kain Ching
Personal details
Born (1955-02-01) 1 February 1955 (age 62)
Crown Colony of North Borneo
Political party Sabah Progressive Party
Occupation Politician

Datuk Chua Soon Bui (simplified Chinese: 蔡顺梅; traditional Chinese: 蔡順梅; pinyin: Cài Shùn Méi; born 1 February 1955) was the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Tawau constituency in Sabah from 2008 to 2013.[1] She sat in Parliament as a member of the Sabah Progressive Party (SAPP), which commenced the 2008–13 Parliament in the Barisan Nasional coalition but joined the crossbenches in 2008.[2] Recontesting her seat in the 2013 election, she finished in third place with 633 votes.

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: Tawau, Sabah[3]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2008 Chua Soon Bui (SAPP) 13,943 52% Chan Foong Hin (DAP) 9,076 34% [4]


  1. ^ "Chua Soon Bui, Y.B. Datuk" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 4 April 2010. 
  2. ^ "Independents emerge as third force". The Star. 17 March 2010. Retrieved 4 April 2010. 
  3. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Archived from the original on 6 September 2011. Retrieved 4 April 2010.  Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  4. ^ A candidate from the People's Justice Party received 3,278 votes (12%).