SERDANG, Oct 7 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has urged the public not to stop learning as education is a lifetime job.
The 93-year-old prime minister said if Malaysia wants to progress and be recognised as a fully developed country, the people must be fully educated.
He said today’s education was not only about learning history or literature, but more about learning new sciences that are revolutionising industry in the world.
“Even business...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 4 2018 (Bernama) -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has urged industry players to be more active in helping the Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) program to create human capital that is capable of taking Malaysia to achieve a developed nation and become a 'world tiger’.
The Prime Minister said the involvement of the industrial sector particularly in skills competition such as WorldSkills Malaysia could enhance competency and the country's skilled...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Oct 4 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today the ASEAN Committee on Disaster Management (ACDM) has a major role to play in coordinating and extending assistance and support to Indonesia in their undaunting task in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit Sulawesi last week.
He said several areas in Sulawesi - Palu, Donggala and Sigi – suffered massive destruction from the catastrophe and the reported deaths are...[Continue Reading]
PUTRAJAYA, Oct 4 2018 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad hoped more effective training could be conducted to prevent a recurrence of the tragedy in which six members of the Fire and Rescue Department drowned during a rescue mission.
He said the death of the six firemen while on a rescue mission for a teenager who fell into a disused mining pond in Taman Putra Perdana, Puchong, yesterday, was a sad tragedy.
“It is a tragedy that is saddening. We have yet to know...[Continue Reading]
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 2 2018 (Bernama) – Malaysia’s system of governance was abused by his predecessor Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, who used his authority to rob the country, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
“The system may be the same but the man is different, that system has had five prime ministers before him and there is no accusation of corruption of that scale against all those four.
“But the system can be abused. What he did was to use his...[Continue Reading]