Rubiah Wang

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Rubiah Wang

روبيه بنت واڠ
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Kota Samarahan, Sarawak
Assumed office
2013
Preceded byDatuk Seri Sulaiman Abdul Rahman Taib
Personal details
Born
Rubiah binti Wang
Political partyPBB
Other political
affiliations
Barisan Nasional
OccupationMember of Parliament

Rubiah binti Wang (Jawi: روبيه بنت واڠ) is a Malaysian politician. She is the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Kota Samarahan constituency in Sarawak, representing the Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) in the governing Barisan Nasional coalition. She was first elected to Parliament in 2013 after the 13th Malaysian General Election.

Background[edit]

Rubiah Wang graduated from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) with a Bachelor in Social Sciences. She began her career as a teacher at SMK Openg from 1992 to 1994. She then worked as a Sarawak Administrative Officer until 2006, before being promoted to the position of District Officer of Asajaya in 2007. In 2013, she resigned and participated in the 13th Malaysian General Election, running for the Kota Samarahan constituency.[1]

Election results[edit]

Parliament of Malaysia: Kota Samarahan, Sarawak[2]
Year Government Votes Pct Opposition Votes Pct
2013 Rubiah Wang (BN-PBB) 24,202 78% Abang Ahmad Kerdee Abang Masagus (PR-PAS) 6,801 22%

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://ge13.theborneopost.com/swf/ge13/profiles/p197-wang.html Archived 9 May 2013 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Archived from the original on 6 September 2011. Retrieved 14 April 2010. Percentage figures based on total turnout.