KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1 2018 (Bernama) -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia needs to leverage on science, technology and innovation (STI) to fuel economic advancement, societal progress and new sources of growth.
The prime minister underscored that the country had to raise its game to be competitive.
"To bring Malaysia's economic sector to the next level. we must ensure the proliferation of knowledge intensive enterprises that leverage on science and technology,"...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 31 2018 (Bernama) -- The National Policy on Industry 4.0 known as Industry4WRD is set to drive Malaysia to become a strategic partner for smart manufacturing and related services in the Asia Pacific, a primary destination for hi-tech industries and a total solutions provider for advanced technology.
Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Industry4WRD is Malaysia’s response to Industry 4.0 and beyond, and which calls for a transformation of the manufacturing...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 30 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today urged all members of the public to play a part in helping the government to combat corruption.
He said the public should not be afraid to report cases of corruption to the authority, assuring that their actions would not result in any action taken against them.
"We need support of the people. The people must understand that corruption is not good for them. Therefore they must play a part in...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 29 2018 (Bernama) – Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has conveyed his condolences to the families of the people in the Lion Air aircraft that crashed in the sea north of Jakarta early today.
In a post on his Twitter account, Dr Mahathir expressed sadness and shock at the news of the incident.
“I am saddened and shocked to learn of the Lion Air Flight JT610 crash in the waters of Karawang this morning. I convey my condolences to the families of the...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Oct 29 2018 (Bernama) – King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia has extended a personal invitation to Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to visit Saudi Arabia soon.
The monarch’s special envoy, Turki Mohamed Fahd Al Saud, handed the invitation to Dr Mahathir at a meeting today at Perdana Putra here.
Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah, who also attended the meeting, said the invitation for the visit is aimed at further strengthening the existing...[Continue Reading]