BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  The Breakfast Grille  >  G25: Let’s Talk About Islam

G25: Let’s Talk About Islam

Tan Sri Mohd Sheriff Mohd Kassim, G25 | Dato’ Latifah Merican Cheong, G25

16-Mar-15 08:07

G25: Let’s Talk About Islam

On the 8th of December last year, an open letter was sent by a group of 25 prominent Malay personalities, calling on “moderate Malays, Muslims and Malaysians” to speak out against “extremist, immoderate and intolerant voices”.

The 25 signatories include retired senior civil servants such as former Secretary-Generals, Director-Generals, and ambassadors.

Melisa Idris speaks to two representatives of the G25 on the Breakfast Grille: Tan Sri Mohd Sheriff Mohd Kassim, former Secretary-General of the Finance Ministry, and Dato’ Latifcah Merican Cheong, the former assistant government of Bank Negara.

They both call for a public discussion on the place of Islamic laws within Malaysia’s constitutional democracy, the urgency to address the breakdown of federal-state division of powers, and the rise in moral-policing throughout the country.


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  breakfast grillebreakfast grillebreakfast grillebreakfast grille


Business
Money

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Live & Learn: Stay Home & Watch: Sindiket

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:05 AM

Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:05 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Kishore Mahubani , former Singapore diplomat and author

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

The Property Show

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Soo Shea Pin, Feith London

11:05 AM

Tech Talk

MSP with Matt Armitage

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Kishore Mahubani , former Singapore diplomat and author

2:05 PM

Live & Learn

Stay Home & Watch: Sindiket

3:05 PM

Good Things

What If the Purpose of Learning… Is Just to Learn?

4:05 PM

Health and Living

Doctor in the House: Recovered From COVID-19? What Now?

5:05 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

KIV

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

8:05 PM

On The Ball

9:00 PM

A Bit of Culture

10:00 PM

The Flow