TOKYO, Nov 6 2018 (Bernama) -- The government will remove all obstacles to doing business in Malaysia, especially for foreign investors in order to attract more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
The Prime Minister said the Malaysian government would also enact new laws that would facilitate the private sector to doing business in Malaysia and would do away with oppressive laws for businesses.
“You can be assured that this government wil be helping...[Continue Reading]
TOKYO, Nov 6 2018 (Bernama) -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has expressed his gratitude to his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe and government's for their help in easing Malaysia's financial woes.
The Malaysian Prime Minister said Abe and his government has adopted a very positive attitude towards Malaysia’s financial pressures and the actions it had taken.
"Prime Minister Abe also assured us that if in future there is a need to seek Japanese support in solving our...[Continue Reading]
TOKYO, Nov 6 2018 (Bernama) -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia will continue the Look East Policy and further enhance it.
The Prime Minister said Malaysia also hoped for greater cooperation from Japan especially in education.
He said that he believed that is was the Japanese culture and value system that contributed to Japan’s recovery after the war (World War Two) and ability to develop very fast to catch up with western developed countries.
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TOKYO, Nov 5 2018 (Bernama) -- Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today expressed hope to see Japanese universities having their branches in Malaysia to enable Malaysian students to not only be exposed to Japan’s education system, but also to learn its culture.
He said Malaysia had sent many students to Japan and they contributed much to Malaysia, but the rising costs had made it very difficult to send more students.
“We thought the best way is to have...[Continue Reading]
TOKYO, Nov 5 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Monday was conferred an Honorary Degree of the Doctor of Philosophy by Tsukuba University.
Dr Mahathir was conferred the honorary doctorate, which is the highest recognition by the university for his contributions to advance international exchange in the field of research and education, during his visit to the university’s Tokyo campus here.
The doctorate was conferred by the university’s President Prof...[Continue Reading]