PUTRAJAYA, Nov 8 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today held a closed-door meeting with Malay ministers and deputy ministers to remind them about the country’s history.
When asked on the two-hour meeting which took place at the Perdana Leadership Foundation, Dr Mahathir said: “I have to remind them about the history of our country so that they would really understand how we began. So that we will not repeat the bad things that may have happened...[Continue Reading]
BANGKOK, Nov 7 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been conferred the Nation- Building Lifetime Achievement Award (Public Sector) by Thailand’s Nation-Building Institute (NBI).
Malaysian Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin received the award on behalf of the Prime Minister from former Thai Premier Anand Panyarachun during a gala dinner here tonight, held at the end of the Second International Conference on Nation-Building.
TOKYO, Nov 7 2018 (Bernama) -- The Malaysian government's efforts to get the JR Kyushu Railway Company's cooperation to look into the problems of national railway is to ensure that the services are fully beneficial to the nation and the people, said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
The Prime Minister said Malaysia requested the Japanese company's cooperation to conduct a study so that the roles and benefits of the railway services could be enhanced including in terms of cargo...[Continue Reading]
TOKYO, Nov 7 2018 (Bernama) – Good moral values should be given attention and taught to children from kindergarten until university, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
He said the national educational system should teach students good values and character beyond imparting knowledge.
"I feel some attention should be given in school, from kindergarten to university, on good moral values," he said in his opening remarks during a dialogue with...[Continue Reading]
TOKYO, Nov 6 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday was conferred the “Grand Cordon of the Order of the Paulownia Flowers” by Emperor Akihito of Japan.
The conferment of Japan’s highest award follows the huge contributions by the Prime Minister in strengthening bilateral ties.
The conferment ceremony was held at the Imperial Palace here at 9.45am local time (8.45am Malaysian time)