Yong Khoon Seng
|Yang Berhormat Dato'
Yong Khoon Seng
|Member of the Malaysian Parliament
for Stampin, Sarawak
|Succeeded by||Julian Tan Kok Ping|
|Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for Padawan, Sarawak|
|Political party||SUPP—Barisan Nasional|
|Occupation||Member of Parliament; pharmacist|
Dato' Yong Khoon Seng is a Malaysian politician. He was the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Stampin constituency in Sarawak, representing the Sarawak United Peoples' Party (SUPP) since 1999 until 2013. He was a Deputy Minister for Works in the ruling Barisan Nasional coalition government.
Yong entered Parliament in 1990 for the seat of Padawan. He was immediately appointed as a Parliamentary Secretary. Before entering politics, he was a pharmacist, graduating from the University of Queensland. He was born in Betong, Sarawak.
|1990||Yong Khoon Seng (SUPP)||16,362||61%||Cheng Hui Hong (DAP)||9,751||37%|
|1995||Yong Khoon Seng (SUPP)||19,258||69%||Akaw Nonjep (IND)||7,368||26%|
|1999||Yong Khoon Seng (SUPP)||18,810||60%||Voon Lee Shan (DAP)||9,913||32%|
|2004||Yong Khoon Seng (SUPP)||21,155||59%||Voon Lee Shan (DAP)||13,424||37%|
|2008||Yong Khoon Seng (SUPP)||21,966||50%||Voon Lee Shan (DAP)||18,896||43%|
|2013||Yong Khoon Seng (SUPP)||22,993||35%||Julian Tan Kok Ping (DAP)||41,663||64%|
- "Yong Khoon Seng, Y.B. Dato'" (in Malay). Parliament of Malaysia. Retrieved 7 April 2010.[dead link]
- "Pharmacist-turned-politician prescribes development now". New Straits Times (New Straits Times Press). 5 August 1996. Retrieved 7 April 2010.
- "Yong right man for the new job". New Straits Times (New Straits Times Press). 28 October 1990. Retrieved 7 April 2010.[dead link]
- "Keputusan Pilihan Raya Umum Parlimen/Dewan Undangan Negeri". Election Commission of Malaysia. Retrieved 7 April 2010. Percentage figures based on total turnout (including votes for other candidates not listed).