ANGKAWI, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- A meeting by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad with members of the taxi drivers association here was disrupted for a while when it turned chaotic due to the insolent behaviour of some drivers who shouted and walked out of the room in disagreement with the premier’s view on the GRAB service.
About 10 taxi drivers shouted offensive words and walked out of the room after the prime minister said he would continue to find the best way to resolve the...[Continue Reading]
LANGKAWI, Oct 20 2018 (Bernama) – Farmers, smallholders and fishermen in the country could contribute to the reduction of national food imports if they used new and efficient methods in their endeavours, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.
He said methods used by countries with lower reliance on imported food products such as China and Japan could be utilised, in order to yield greater output.
"China and Japan are willing to provide training to our people if...[Continue Reading]
LANGKAWI, Oct 20 2018 (Bernama) -- The detention of several former leaders who now face charges related to abuse of power and corruption is not politically motivated, and is subject to the country's laws and regulations, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
He said the country had laws in place to ultimately determine whether those facing charges were guilty or otherwise.
"The law does not exempt anyone, and in Malaysia, even the rulers are subject to the rule of...[Continue Reading]
LANGKAWI, Oct 20 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali today took a look at the Langkawi Waterfall.
Dr Mahathir and his wife spent about 15 minutes to observe the beauty of the waterfall.
The Langkawi Waterfall was the brainchild of Dr Mahathir while its construction was carried out by Gerbang Perdana Sdn Bhd in 2003.
In 2004, the 66.92-meter waterfall was recognised by Malaysia Book of Records as the highest man-made...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 18 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today tabled the Mid-Term Review of the 11th Malaysia Plan (11MP – 2016-2020) in the Dewan Rakyat.
Dr Mahathir, clad in a blue lounge suit, was accompanied by PKR president-elect and Port Dickson MP Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali as he arrived at Parliament House at 3.50 pm.
The motion on the 11MP Mid-Term Review was tabled when the Dewan Rakyat...[Continue Reading]