KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 2017 (Bernama) - Media practitioners should be quick to counter false news spread on the social media aimed at inciting the people to hate the government, including the statement during the meeting between the prime minister and United States President Donald J. Trump, recently.
Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said his statement made during the meeting at the White House was twisted by irresponsible parties with the aim to confuse the people.
For example, when I told...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 2017 (Bernama) - The government will not raise the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rate to make up for the lack of funding for the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) and will study the issue to find a solution.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the lack of PTPTN loans is not just a problem among the Indian students but is also experienced by students from other races.
"I hear that Malaysians do not like to pay tax. They only love...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 24 2017 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today hit out at the opposition leaders for lying and confusing the people to instil hatred towards the government.
He said the various allegations and claims by the opposition, including that the government did not care about the Indian community in the country, were all baseless.
PM said he had made various efforts to help the Indian community, including before he took over as prime minister from Tun...[Continue Reading]
PEKAN, Sept 23 2017 (Bernama) - The government will provide special additional assistance to Orang Asli students who have successfully pursue tertiary education in efforts to ease their burden and as an incentive for them to study to a higher level.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said that as the Finance Minister, the one-off aid would be announced during the tabling of the 2018 Budget next month.
"The government strongly encourages Orang Asli children to attain...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 23 2017 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today congratulated all athletes who represented the country in the 9th ASEAN Para Games (APG) for their achievement, fighting spirit, dedication and hard work.
"We all could see how the para athletes battled against the odds to seek glory in their respective sports. They are real fighters and undisputed heroes. You (para athletes) #Kebanggaanku, are our pride, syabas and congratulations! #APG2017,...[Continue Reading]