Chinese in Indonesia speak bahasa Indonesia.
Chinese in Thailand speak bahasa Thai.
Chinese in The Philippines speak bahasa Filipino.
Chinese in Myanmar were told in 1982 that they did not qualify as full citizens, and the country’s disqualifying citizenship law still stands today.
Chinese in Vietnam c.1970s – 1980s were told to bugger off.
The DAP’s Bangsa Malaysia spin on “nation building” – see tweets below by Kit Siang today – is bullshit.
The (ex) Finance Minister from DAP issued his 24 June 2018 press statement in one language only — bahasa Bangsa Malaysia as can be seen below.