KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 27 2018 (Bernama) – The first Pakatan Harapan (PH) budget, to be tabled on Friday, has been designed to place Malaysia on a stronger footing, and ensure the prosperity of the people and the next generation, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
“We are now in the midst of restructuring, it is something that needs to be done in order to prepare our capacity to absorb the global shock or any financial turbulence ahead,” he said in his keynote...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Oct 26 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has thanked the Saudi Arabian government for the cordial treatment for Malaysian pilgrims when performing the haj in that country.
"We thank them for the treatment accorded by the Saudi Arabian government to our pilgrims when performing the haj all this while and at times they were given special treatment.
"In general, the Saudi Arabian government is a good host and we have no problems with...[Continue Reading]
BANGKOK, Oct 24 2018 (Bernama) – Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has pledged Malaysia’s help in “whatever way possible” to Thailand to end the cycle of violence in the kingdom’s southern provinces.
The conflict in southern Thailand according to Dr Mahathir, who is on a two-day visit to the country beginning today, was an opportunity for both nations to display friendship to each other.
“We pledge to help in whatever way possible to end...[Continue Reading]
SHAH ALAM, Oct 22 2018 (Bernama) -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad admits that being a prime minister in today’s political scenario is more difficult and challenging as he is no longer leading a dominant party in the ruling government.
The 93-year-old premier also admitted that today’s situation was very different from the time when he held office for 22 years from 1981 to 2003.
“Back then, I was leading a dominant party with the biggest voice, what we (party) proposed...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 21 2018 (Bernama) – Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says the corruption scourge prior to the change in government has been curbed, to an extent that the people are no longer discussing about the topic.
The prime minister said this was because the public, as well as companies and traders, could now deal with the government without any elements of corruption involved.
"We find that talks and complaints from companies and traders that the government (is involved) in...[Continue Reading]