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Chow Kon Yeow

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Yang Berhomat Chow Kon Yeow (Chinese: 曹观友; pinyin: Cáo Guānyǒu) is a Malaysian politician and is currently the Member of the Parliament of Malaysia for the Tanjong constituency in Penang, Malaysia. He is a member of the Democratic Action Party (DAP) and is a shadow Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation in the Pakatan Rakyat opposition coalition.

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No. 14, Jalan Talipon, 10400 Penang

Chan Sow Lin, Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur


  • B. Social Sciences (Hons) USM

Political Secretary to Lim Kit Siang, October 1986-1990

Small business 1995-1998


Political secretary to Lim Kit Siang, October 1986

Member of Parliament, Pengkalan Kota state seat, 1990.

Candidate for MP, lost in 1995

  • Owns and drives Proton Wira

Other Notes

  • Likes to sing Mandarin and Cantonese songs.
  • Reads motivational and political-economy books.
  • Favourite Sports - Table Tennis, Nowadays walking and hiking.
  • Likes local hawker food
  • Recycles whenever possible and makes sure that I turn off the lights and air conditioner when I leave the room.


Contact Record

  • Oct 17 2012 - Emailed work address for official information from source on profiles

Tajong, P49

Local Government, Traffic Management and Environment Committee, 2008-present

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