Everything seems to have been planned. The Umno-PAS cooperation is still on-going and Umno has not yet abandoned PAS, and is still looking for ways to reassure its "new friend" after reversing its decision.
UEC has been extensively recognized by leading institutions worldwide, and this shows that it has achieved a respectable level of academic standards. This is what UEC's opponents need to come to terms with.
Our emphasis on economic growth should be gradually shifted to providing more happiness to Malaysians, as higher incomes alone will not give us happiness. Happiness is all encompassing, as man shall not live by bread alone!