Wong Kah Woh

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Wong Kah Woh

黄家和
Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Ipoh Timor, Perak
Assumed office
10 May 2018
Preceded bySu Keong Siong (DAP-PH)
Majority42,797 (2018)
Member of the Perak State Legislative Assembly
for Canning
In office
8 March 2008 – 9 May 2018
Preceded byVincent Hooi Wy Hon (Gerakan-BN)
Succeeded byJenny Choy Tsi Jen (DAP-PH)
Majority5,666 (2008)
14,444 (2013)
Personal details
Born
Wong Kah Woh

(1980-06-19) 19 June 1980 (age 39)
Bidor, Batang Padang District, Perak, Malaysia
CitizenshipMalaysian
Political partyDAPPakatan Harapan
Spouse(s)Choo Sze Lin[1]
Children3
Alma materInternational Islamic University Malaysia
OccupationPolitician
Websitewongkahwoh-canning.blogspot.com

Wong Kah Woh (simplified Chinese: 黄家和; traditional Chinese: 黃家和; pinyin: Huáng Jiāhé) is a Malaysian politician. He is the incumbent Member of Parliament for the Ipoh Timor constituency since 2018.[2] He was the Perak State Legislative Assemblyman for Canning for two terms from 2008 to 2018. He is the youth chief leader of the Democratic Action Party (DAP) a component party of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition.[3]

Election results[edit]

Perak State Legislative Assembly: N25 Canning, P64 Ipoh Timor[4][5][6][7][8]
Year Votes Pct Opponent(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2008 Wong Kah Woh (DAP) 13,923 60.92% Vincent Hooi Wy Hon (Gerakan) 8,257 36.13% 22,854 5,666 71.44%
2013 Wong Kah Woh (DAP) 21,068 75.02% Ceylyn Tay Wei Lung (Gerakan) 6,624 23.59% 28,082 14,444 79.80%
Parliament of Malaysia: P64 Ipoh Timor, Perak[5][9][10]
Year Votes Pct Opponent(s) Votes Pct Ballots cast Majority Turnout
2018 Wong Kah Woh (DAP) 56,519 80.46% Kathleen Wong Mei Yin (MCA) 13,722 19.54% 71,726 42,797 78.40%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Juggling politics and family - Metro News - The Star Online". www.thestar.com.my.
  2. ^ "Bernama reports that PH's Wong Kah Woh has won the Ipoh Timur seat in Perak". Free Malaysia Today. 9 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Wong Kah Woh is DAP's new youth chief". Malaysiakini. 22 November 2015.
  4. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 4 February 2017. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  5. ^ a b "Malaysia General Election". undiinfo Malaysian Election Data. Malaysiakini. Retrieved 4 February 2017. Results only available from the 2004 election.
  6. ^ "KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM 13". Sistem Pengurusan Maklumat Pilihan Raya Umum (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 24 March 2017.
  7. ^ "my undi : Kawasan & Calon-Calon PRU13 : Keputusan PRU13 (Archived copy)". www.myundi.com.my. Archived from the original on 30 March 2014. Retrieved 9 April 2014.
  8. ^ "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum ke-13". Utusan Malaysia. Retrieved 26 October 2014.
  9. ^ "SEMAKAN KEPUTUSAN PILIHAN RAYA UMUM KE - 14" (in Malay). Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 17 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.
  10. ^ "The Star Online GE14". The Star. Retrieved 24 May 2018. Percentage figures based on total turnout.