SINGAPORE, Nov 12 (Bernama) -- If there was one main take away point from the question and answer session between Malaysian diaspora here and Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, it is the need to continuously acquire knowledge.
From history of the word “baby-boomers” to rekindling his target of 70 million population in Malaysia, the 93 year-old leader kept those who attended the event glued to their seats and wanted more.
“I have the opportunity to observe...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 11 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad wants Malaysia to explore and embrace new technologies so as to have its own drone and artificial intelligence industry.
He said to achieve the status of a fully developed country, it was important for Malaysia to become a producer.
“I hope that Malaysia will not continue to be users of other people’s products.
“We are very backward in that sense because we like just to use things that...[Continue Reading]
KOTA BHARU, Nov 10 2018 (Bernama) -- The Kelantan government will seek Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad’s views on suitable ways to develop the state.
Kelantan Menteri Besar Datuk Ahmad Yakob said this was because there were many development opportunities which the state could grab for the benefit of the people and there was a need to get the best views, especially from Dr Mahathir.
"I told Tun (Dr Mahathir) there were still many development...[Continue Reading]
REMBAU, Nov 9 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Perdana Menteri Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and his wife, Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali today spent some time visiting the Vivekananda Childcare Centre here.
The couple were welcomed at arrival by Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Senator P. Waytha Moorthy and dan Vivekananda Childcare Centre chairman P. Ramesh.
During the 15-minute visit, Dr Mahathir and Dr Siti Hasmah also toured the centre’s gallery, mingled with...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the Japanese government is not putting any condition in its offer to guarantee the issuance of RM7.4 billion Samurai bond to Malaysia.
“No, there are no strings attached,” he told reporters after delivering his keynote address at the World Chinese Economic Forum at Seri Kembangan near here, today.
Dr Mahathir was asked whether there was any condition set by the Japanese government, for...[Continue Reading]