Hamzah Zainudin

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Yang Berhormat Dato' Seri
Hamzah Zainudin
MP
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Larut, Perak
Assumed office
2008
Preceded by Raja Ahmad Zainuddin Raja Omar
Personal details
Born Hamzah bin Zainudin
(1957-03-12) 12 March 1957 (age 60)
Perak, Federation of Malaya (now Malaysia)
Citizenship Malaysian
Political party UMNO
Other political
affiliations
Barisan Nasional
Spouse(s) Norashikin Abdul Ghani
Occupation Politician
Religion Sunni Islam

Dato' Seri Hamzah bin Zainudin (born 12 March 1957) is a Malaysian politician and is the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Larut constituency in Perak. He is a member of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) party and is the Minister Of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives, and Consumerism in the Barisan Nasional government.[1]

Hamzah was elected to the House of Representatives in the 2008 election and was appointed a deputy Minister.[2][3] He was previously a member of the Malaysian Senate[4] and Chairman of the Federal Land Consolidation and Rehabilitation Authority (FELCRA).[5]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: P56 Larut, Perak[6]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2008 Hamzah Zainudin 15,878 52% Mohd Dhari Othman (PAS) 13,967 46%
2013 Hamzah Zainudin 22,184 55% Mohd Fauzi Shaari (PAS) 16,888 42%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hamzah Zainudin, Y.B. Datuk" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 13 June 2010. 
  2. ^ "Malaysia Decides 2008". The Star (Malaysia). Retrieved 2 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "Branch Offices of Solid Waste Management Corporation To Be Set Up". Berita Wilayah. 30 March 2008. Retrieved 2 January 2009. 
  4. ^ "Don't sideline Umno, BN elected reps told". Daily Express (East Malaysia). 20 August 2006. Retrieved 2 January 2009. 
  5. ^ Leoi Leoi, Sim (19 April 2003). "Felcra reminded of its social obligations". The Star (Malaysia). Retrieved 2 January 2009. 
  6. ^ "Malaysia Decides 2008". The Star (Malaysia). Retrieved 2 January 2010.