LABUAN: The appointment of YB Senator Datuk Seri Panglima Anifah Haji Aman as Senator for Labuan has been met with enthusiastic support from the local community and various organizations in Labuan.
The Acting Chaiman of Pertubuhan Kebajikan Anak Tempatan Labuan, Suresh Muniandy (photo) said the appointment is expected to bring many benefits to the island, particularly in the areas of economic development, infrastructure improvement, and tourism promotion.
Pertubuhan Kebajikan Anak Tempatan W.P Labuan, a non-governmental organization that promotes the well-being of the local community in Labuan, fully supports Anifah appointment as Senator for Labuan.
The organization believes that his extensive experience and good connections with the state and federal government, as well as internationally, make him the best candidate for the position.
“We are excited about Senator Anifah Haji Aman’s appointment as Senator for Labuan and believe that he will be able to contribute significantly to the development of the island” he said.
We welcome his appointment and look forward to working with him to address the major issues facing our community and promote the well-being of the people of Labuan.
” One of the key benefits of Senator Anifah appointment is his ability to bring major issues facing the island to the attention of the Federal Government”he said.
These issues include Labuan’s water woes, which have been a persistent problem for many years. With his experience and connections, Anifah will be able to work with the relevant authorities to find a sustainable solution to this problem.
Additionally, Anifah appointment is expected to bring about significant improvements to Labuan’s infrastructure. This will include the development of roads, bridges, and other infrastructure projects that are necessary for the island’s economic growth.
The Senator’s past experience in infrastructure development, particularly during his tenure as Minister of Foreign Affairs, makes him well-equipped to spearhead these efforts. Another key benefit of Senator Anifah Haji Aman’s appointment is his potential to bring back the duty-free title to Labuan, or even make it a duty-free hub with luxury brand outlets similar to Bicester Village in the UK.
This would help attract tourists to the island and stimulate the local economy. With his extensive experience in promoting foreign investments and his connections with key players in the tourism industry, Senator Anifah Haji Aman is well-positioned to make this vision a reality.
The appointment Anifah as Senator for Labuan is expected to have a positive impact on the island’s economy, infrastructure, and tourism industry.
The local community and organizations in Labuan are enthusiastic about the appointment and look forward to working with Anifah to achieve.